The erstwhile Beauty Queen is back making the right noises at the box office ensuring that the cash registers are jingling Back in action after an attenuated hiatus post her child Aaradhya, former Miss World and Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan whose comeback film Jazbaa was not a sucker atContinue Reading

WASHINGTON — A top U.S. official says economic sanctions continue to be the most powerful leverage Washington has over Russia, and that those measures have thwarted potential Russian efforts to seize larger swaths of Ukrainian territory, including the capital. Victoria Nuland, assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian Affairs,Continue Reading

It’s difficult to imagine today, but Afghanistan was once a popular destination for foreigners with adventure in their blood. From 1970 to 1974, as Western and Soviet powers competed for influence in the country, one young American family compiled a photographic record of expat life in a country that hasContinue Reading