Editorial: Justice denied…

The Supreme Court observed recently that a delay in recording the statements of eye-witnesses by itself cannot result in rejection of their testimonies. The apex court said this while dismissing an appeal by four people challenging their conviction in a murder case. Continue Reading

Editorial: Jet speed

Amid the growing threat from China, reports have emerged stating that Taiwan officials have urged Washington to speed up the delivery of US-made F-16 jets to Taipei. US President Joe Biden`s administration has discussed with Taiwanese officials the possibility of expediting the delivery of American-made F-16s to Taiwan, said Taipei Times citing a CNN report. Continue Reading

Editorial: ‘Invincible’ military

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reviewed a rare exhibition of weapons systems and vowed to build an invincible military, as he accused the United States of creating tensions and not taking action to prove it has no hostile intent toward the North, state media reported Tuesday. Continue Reading

Editorial: Autumn fights

Year-end pileups of crucial legislation and the brinkmanship that goes with them are normal behaviour for Congress. This autumn, lawmakers are barrelling toward battles that are striking for the risks they pose to both parties and their leaders. Continue Reading

Editorial: Meeting matters

French President Emmanuel Macron and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Tuesday to explore potential cooperation in the Indo-Pacific and other areas as the Biden administration moved to repair damage caused to relations by excluding France from a new security initiative. Continue Reading