Dialogue is the only option

The best way to weaken anti-India forces in Pakistan is for New Delhi to commit itself clearly and purposefully to a peace process with the democratically elected civilian government there The killing of five jawans at the Line of Control (LoC) has once again hobbled our already halting progress towards

Ignore US ire, import Iran oil to save $8.5bn, Veerappa Moily suggests

The Manmohan Singh government will have to tread on a diplomatic tightrope with oil minister M Veerappa Moily suggesting India may save nearly $8.5 billion (around Rs 57,000 crore) by importing cheaper crude from Iran which faces UN sanctions in the wake of its nuclear programme. In a note to