None of the world’s populist leaders has turned back the clock as dramatically and as dangerously as Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
For Mihir Sharma's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
If vaccine makers make their products too expensive for the developing world, the whole idea of intellectual property could be blown up.
New population estimates suggest the window for many big developing nations may be closing faster than they realized.
China’s “wolf warriors” are just responding to pressures that envoys everywhere are feeling in the age of social media.
Green jobs in the U.S. are nice, but won't get India and other big emitters off a carbon-intensive development path.
The country's embrace of religious nationalism is trampling on a tradition of secular liberalism that has served its people well
Together they should be able to unlock the massive pools of capital needed to finance clean, high-standard infrastructure projects.
The South Asian subcontinent once ruled by the British is seeing religious and ethnic identities harden and divisions deepen.
A new law targeting Muslim migrants threatens India's identity as a land for all creeds.
By taking all the credit for the country's stunning economic rise, the Communist Party is threatening its continued prosperity.