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It's India's time, again

The global order is up in the air and India is being wooed by all. It opens up possibilities unimaginable until recently on economic, strategic and military issues


Illustration: Binay Sinha

Shekhar Gupta
Russia’s faltering invasion of Ukraine has ground into its fourth month. The script so far has defied the expectations of the entire world, not just Vladimir Putin’s. Nobody had imagined a mostly stalemated, grinding, conventional ground war 90-plus days on.

Much confusion and doubt still remain. It has moral, geopolitical and strategic dimensions. Let’s begin with the moral aspect, which is addressed easily, if rudely. So please give me anticipatory bail, and stay with me.

Here is what many wise people across the world are telling Ukraine right now. Henry Kissinger, a wise 99, says Ukraine should make a bitter
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First Published: May 28 2022 | 9:30 AM IST

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