By Ajai Sahni Two major terrorist attacks – the assault on the Indian Air Force (IAF) Base at Pathankot through January 2, 2016, and January 3, 2016; and the strike at the Dinanagar Police Station in adjacent Gurdaspur on July 27, 2015 – have not only exposed tremendous vulnerabilities in Punjab, but gaping holes in […]Read More Punjab: Increasing Vulnerabilities
The alleged role of top military leadership in sheltering and then killing Osama bin Laden, highlights the highly corruptible and fragile nature of Pakistan state where everything and anything can be on sale, says Yvette C Rosser In the late 1990’s I was doing research in Pakistan about controversies in historiography. In June 1997, I […]Read More Everything on Sale in Pakistan!
By Lt General S A Hasnain In 2005, one of the major considerations for the inauguration of the Karvan-e-Aman, the Srinagar- Muzaffarabad Bus Service, was the projection of a contrast which was expected to be perceived by the POK travellers between the standard of development on the Pakistan occupied side and that on the Indian […]Read More The J&K Flood Disaster – Overcoming Effects on The Security Paradigm
By Sushant Sareen As two giant countries sharing a common border, India and China have a host of issues between them that they need to sort out and work together. From border disputes to concerns over river waters, from trade imbalances to safety of investment and market access, from freedom of navigation in the maritime […]Read More China’s Pakistan Syndrome and India
By Anurag Tripathi On July 3, 2014, Security Forces (SFs) foiled an infiltration bid across the Line of Control (LoC), killing at least three terrorists. The incident took place in the Balnoi area of the Mendhar Sector in Poonch District, along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). Earlier, on July 1, 2014, the Army […]Read More Export of Islamist Extremist Terrorism into Kashmir!
By Sanchita Bhattacharya The well organized and systematic covert network of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) in India, has been under the Indian intelligence radar for a long time. Over the past two weeks, however, this has led to a number of arrests not only in India, but in Malaysia as well. On May 14, 2014, […]Read More Pakistan’s ISI: The Devil’s Own
“Thank #BJP for its continued commitment on abrogation of article 370 @narendramodi @arunjaitley @praveenswami #BJPManifesto #ModiManifesto” via Twitter on 7 April, 2014 – Editor, The Kashmir Telegraph LK Advani on 23 June, 2012, in his blog, paid tributes to Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee for the supreme sacrifice he made for for the full integration of […]Read More “Advaniji, they have killed Dr. Mookerjee”!
Editor’s Note: Congress party and its poster boy, Rahul Gandhi, seem to have no credible development agenda to fight the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. After 10 years of mis-governance and blatant corruption, forget about credibility, we are not even sure if Congress has anything constructive / forward looking to offer to the nation. After having […]Read More Who Killed Real Gandhi?
Almost certainly, the Congress party will use the Aam Admi Party to absorb the people’s anger against it, and employ Kejriwal’s newfound celebrity to upset Narendra Modi’s applecart in North India where it most fears his march says N.V. Subramanian Between India and anarchy stands Narendra Modi, and the Congress party, its political partners, Western […]Read More Congress employs Kejriwal to upset Narendra Modi?
By Anurag Tripathi In its continuing attempt to reverse the trend of deepening peace in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), Islamabad has, since the beginning of 2013, intensified its onslaught on the border, repeatedly violating the Cease Fire Agreement (CFA) signed in November 2003. The ‘intrusion’ into Shala Bhata village along the […]Read More Pakistani Malfeasance in Kashmir