Articles By Vasudevan Sridharan

From Politics & Policy Nov 15, 2013

Cameron to Talk Tough to Sri Lanka on Rights Abuses [VIDEO]

Prime minister, in Colombo to take part in Commonwealth summit, speaks of ‘chilling and appalling’ war crimes against Tamils.

From Politics & Policy Nov 13, 2013

Afghan Opium Harvest Hits Record High Ahead of US Troop Withdrawal

War-torn Afghanistan estimated to harvest 5,500 tonnes of opium in 2013.

From Politics & Policy Nov 13, 2013

Heart-Rending Images of Typhoon Haiyan's Devastation

Eight people crushed to death when wall collapsed after thousands of Haiyan survivors stormed Leyte rice warehouse.

From Politics & Policy Nov 13, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath: Starving Survivors Stampede as Epidemic Fears Rise [VIDEO]

Mass burials taking place across worst-affected Leyte province while locals complain government is acting too slowly.

From Politics & Policy Nov 12, 2013

India PM Bows Out of Commonwealth Summit Amid Political Pressure

Indian PM Manmohan Singh will not attend upcoming Commonwealth Summit in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

From Politics & Policy Nov 12, 2013

London Banks Bracing For Cyber War Game Waking Shark II

BoE, Treasury and Financial Conduct Authority to monitor exercise led by Credit Suisse.

From Politics & Policy Nov 12, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath: New Storm Zoraida Strikes Philippines as US and UK Send Warships

US and UK are sending warships to help deal with rescue operations while the Philippine authorities are struggling to manage devastation caused by super-typhoon Yolanda.

From Politics & Policy Nov 11, 2013

North Korea 'Publicly Executes 80 People for Watching South Korean TV Shows'

People 'face firing squad' for watching South Korean shows and possessing Bibles.

From Politics & Policy Nov 11, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath: Emergency Declared in Tacloban over Looting

Philippines government imposes curfew on Leyte's capital Tacloban and deploys hundreds of troops to contain widespread looting.

From Politics & Policy Nov 10, 2013

Israel to Launch Campaign against Nuclear Deal with Iran

Israel seeking tougher western stand on Iran’s nuclear programme.