Wednesday, 1 April 2020

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  • Killing The Crowning Glory Of Subcontinent’s Relationship

    October 1, 2011 12:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    What was supposed to be the singular example of how two neighbouring countries in South Asia could break all negatives to establish a worthy bilateral relationship, which others could follow, was destroyed at one stroke by a petulant Chief Minister... View Article

  • Are We A Soft State?

    September 24, 2011 1:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Eleven people were killed and at least 82 others injured in a powerful bomb blast on September 7, 2011, outside Delhi High Court. This bomb attack has been 20th strike in the capital since 1996, apart from numerous others all... View Article

  • A Dark Alley Of Sex Trade

    September 10, 2011 4:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Just behind the heart of darkness, every window up there is narrating an unending tale of smothering heights, a tale of choked and muffled cries. A tale of children born with a night sincerely promising no bright morning. Their lives... View Article

  • Civil society A New Threat For The Congress Party

    September 3, 2011 5:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Congress Party has suddenly discovered a new threat in “Civil Society,” not just to its own existence but by hyperbolic extension typical of the party from the days of “Indira is India” mindset, to the Indian democracy and stability... View Article

  • Defence Technologies Key To India’s Security

    August 13, 2011 12:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Primary key to India’s emergence as a successful global power lies on the ability to acquire and imbibe superior defence technologies in the knowledge-based society of the 21st century. The resources of the West, both human and monetary, are overstretched... View Article

  • L’affaire Fai In Perspective

    August 6, 2011 1:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The practice of intelligence agencies floating and funding non-governmental organisations and even publishing houses for using them for PSYWAR purposes was born during the Second World War and extensively used during the subsequent Cold War against the former USSR and... View Article

  • Mumbai Bombed Again Serial blasts target crowded trading areas, Zaveri Bazaar hit for the third time since 1993

    July 30, 2011 2:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In less than 32 months of mounting a dare devil attack on Mumbai, Pakistan sponsored terrorists on Wednesday indulged in a cowardice act by triggering serial bomb blasts in crowded trading areas of the metropolis killing at least 17 innocent... View Article

  • Time To Put The Court Martial On Trial

    July 23, 2011 5:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Strident cacophony in the media about arresting corruption in the defence forces has sent Army scrambling for action. Where does the cacophony of the media leave Military Justice System is a question I first raise in this article. In addition,... View Article

  • Bundelkhand Farmer Suicides & Failure Of Micro-Economics

    July 9, 2011 11:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Earlier it was Vidarbha, then it was Andhra that shocked the nation with the frequent spate of farmer suicides, right now it’s Bundelkhand that is pricking the conscience of those who have it. For the rest who live in the... View Article

  • Baba’s Campaign Overshadows BJP Meet BJP Mulls Over Plan For Up Assembly Polls

    June 25, 2011 4:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Bhartiya Janata Party’s two day national executive from June 3-4, began in the state capital of UP on Friday on a lukewarm note. Already grappling with the absence of their most powerful leader and Member of Parliament from Lucknow... View Article