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Bhopinder Singh

‘Lone wolf’, sniper hits may see a spurt in J&K

The epicentre and levers of angst will more and more emanate from within the Valley, as opposed to across the border.

14 Nov 2018 5:15 AM

Decoding the Riyadh-Islamabad quid pro quo

Saudi Arabia in particular has had a special relationship with Pakistan, with Islamabad getting described as “Saudi Arabia’s closest Muslim ally”.

05 Nov 2018 12:10 AM

India’s run with raksha mantri post

Sadly since Independence, India’s tryst with this sensitive post has been increasingly time serving, patronising or political.

24 Oct 2018 2:33 AM

Imran’s mistakes perpetuate old narrative

The second sign of sovereign intransigence and policy-perpetuity were in the usual handling of the India-Pakistan relationship.

23 Sep 2018 2:43 AM

Will Army give Imran leeway to ‘reset’ Pak?

Early optics suggests a more collaborative and inclusive politico-military approach.

13 Sep 2018 1:41 AM

Afspa SC plea: Symptomatic of a deeper problem

The military like any other institution is not perfect and is susceptible to odd operational mistakes.

03 Sep 2018 12:10 AM

Pitfalls of broken promises: It’s a long history

A wholly socio-economic-cultural genesis of unrest in Punjab in the 1970s was mismanaged politically and driven towards secessionist moorings.

16 Aug 2018 6:32 AM

Guard against Imran’s political reverse swings

The road to spirituality and prime ministership was coincidentally also marked by his third marriage to the scholarly-austere-mystic Bushra Maneka.

31 Jul 2018 12:10 AM

Neglected Jammu

Jammu’s independent status ended with the signing of the Instrument of Accession in favour of India on October 26-27, 1947.

14 May 2018 5:31 AM

Kathua put the spotlight on Bakarwals, the Army’s eyes and ears along LoC

Since Independence, the Bakarwals have stoutly resisted Pakistan’s overtures based on co-religiosity.

27 Apr 2018 1:02 AM