Millions of Indians rely on the annual monsoon rains, which climatologists predicted would be absent this year due to El Niño. Luckily, they were wrong.
Communists increasingly realize in China that the war against religion isn’t succeeding, and are now looking to support “indigenous” Chinese religions and traditions against Christianity, Islam, and “new religions” like the cult of Falun Gong.
In a bid to counter China’s ambitions, India is putting billions into blue water naval power. The latest result is a powerful, and home-built, sub hunter.
It’s already easier and cheaper now to start a business than ever before, and developments like Amazon’s Launchpad platform could make it yet easier for new companies to find their markets.