A Pistol Near the Head and a Cordless Drill Near the Body

The Senate’s torture report says a CIA operative held a cordless electric drill to the body of a top al Qaeda suspect and turned it on. Then things got really brutal. By Elias Groll In releasing the long-awaited Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s interrogation and detention program, Sen. Dianne

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Obama’s Republic Day visit will be a disaster for India

By Rajeev Srinivasan I must admit I was startled by the news that US President Barack Obama has accepted the invitation to be the chief guest at India’s Republic Day 2015. This is quite out of character for both Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I had imagined that the

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