The PM is declaring success, but very few of Modi’s reforms have made it through congress, and those that have are pretty weak.
Education, electricity, and housing costs have risen substantially over the past two years.
That one of Bollywood’s top stars (most of whom are Muslim) is taking on Modi’s Hindutva movement brings India’s messy identity politics into some focus.
India’s BJP and its candidates are campaigning on sticking it to foreign countries like Pakistan and China.
The real stumbling block to Democratic legislative power.
An Australian account of China’s gains doubles as a bleak assessment of Obama’s legacy in the region.
London is using both carrot and stick to keep offshore oil output up.
Greece’s recurrent crisis is the result of bad Greek and German decisions alike. Only one is in year eight of a depression as a result.
Abundant shale gas brought natural gas prices to historic lows—and made the US a net exporter of the hydrocarbon.
Walter Russell Mead tackles the question.