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India ready to counter China’s plan for long-drawn conflict

By J.V. Lakshmana Rao Though China has partially withdrawn troops from some areas on the India-China border, it has now made it clear to India...

Post-370: Stones still hurled but their edges have blunt in Kashmir

BY AARTI TIKOO SINGH New Delhi/Srinagar, Aug 13 (IANS) Last year while most people were still processing the ramifications of the revocation of special status...

‘Post-mortem would have ended speculation on Lal Bahadur Shastri’s death (Book Review)

BY VISHNU MAKHIJANI New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Lal Bahadur Shastri was "killed twice. First, in Tashkent and then, by us when we deleted him...

Is China forming an Ensemble of Four Evils to foment a war?

By J.V. Lakshmana Rao Is India being dragged into a Mahabharat War of 21st Century? If the answer is “yes,” it appears that China is...

Chenab Bridge: A bridge of hope and challenges

BY MRITYUNJOY KUMAR JHA New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Kashmirs inaccessibility was a wake-up call for Indias then Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee. When he...

Xi Jinping 2.0 in combat mode, will dare India

BY ATUL ANEJA New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The ruling Communist Party of China has taken yet another step to reboot the stature of...

Kashmir: Geelani didn’t quit, he was dumped by Pak

BY DEEPIKA BHAN New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the patriarch of the pro-Pakistan separatist movement in Kashmir, quit the All...

Looking China in the eye

BY JAYANTA GHOSAL In 2006, when Manmohan Singh was Prime Minister, the Nathu La pass was reopened for trade between India and China. The...

Why India must be wary of China’s deception

BY JAYANTA GHOSAL We have not learnt our lessons from history. Only the historians have. It will not be entirely irrelevant to discuss, once...

Gandhiji’s ideology an impediment to national security (Beyond Gandhi-II)

BY UDAY MAHURKAR It is very clear that Gandhiji's contribution has brought immense dividends to India on the international stage. On the national platform, his...