BSP supremo Mayawati at Parliament House in New Delhi on Wednesday—Pritam Bandyopadhyay

At a recent conference on regional security in South Asia, a Pakistani official made a rather startling remark: “Even if you resolve Kashmir, it does not mean terrorism would stop”.

We’ve all heard of the classic “Dear John” letter. Well, this is a priceless “Dear Cyrus” missive that has turned corporate India upside down. There are theories and then there are more theories.