Picture of the Month
by Stephen Inglis
In the 60 years since K. Madhavan painted this image for a south Indian calendar, the relations among the USA, India and Russia have had their ups and downs. When President Obama shook hands with Prime Minister Modi in New Delhi at the 2015 Republic Day celebrations, Russian President Putin, also recently in Delhi, may still have been overlooking the proceedings from the clouds overhead, but with great deal less influence than his predecessor, Khrushchev, during the Kennedy/Nehru period.
Text and image courtey Stephen Inglis