Remember the saying—"When the US sneezes, the world catches a cold"? Well, this was amply evident earlier this month as fears of a US recession sent global stockmarkets—including India's—into a tailspin.
In November 2015, Donald Trump sat down for an interview with Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of the Breitbart News Network, a far-right news and opinion site. In the course of the conversation, Bannon made the startling assertion that Silicon Valley has far too many Asian CEOs. An ominous portent of things to come? It certainly seems so today.