Why did the USSR invade Afghanistan?

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By Sunil Kumar The year was December 1979. The Cold War was still on; with the USA and the USSR competing for global influence. Both were equally paranoid; wanting practically every country on the globe to fall into their camp. …

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The Romanovs

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By Sunil Kumar 9th month of 2017. On my visit to the U.K last month; picked up 3 books in Heffer’s Cambridge including this massive tome from Simon Sebag Montefiore; a history of Russia’s last imperial clan; the Romanovs. A …

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