Showing posts from January, 2007

Check On The Wazir

Every so often American frustration with Islamabad bubbles over, as it did on a recent January day when director of National Intelligence John D. Negroponte told the Senate intelligence committee that Pakistan is "a major source of Islamic extremism". It had many wondering here: did his remark reflect the beginnings of a shift in Washington's Pakistan policy?

An Indian In Capitol Hill

Dino Teppara becomes the first Indian American to ever serve as chief of staff to a Republican member of Congress, in either the House of Representatives or Senate—the highest ranking Indian American staff member in the House.

Bhavna Thakur

Founder and artistic director of Alter Ego Productions, which recently staged David Freeman's play A First Class Man in New York.

Going Too Critical

Bush's post-pact note isn't an afterthought, it's a stamp of power.