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Indranil Banerjie

Afghan: Should India talk to the Taliban?

The United States, Russia and Iran are all talking to the Taliban leadership.

22 Jan 2019 1:30 AM

Masterful historical fiction in the backdrop of mid-18th century India

It hurtles the reader down a trail of action and adventure unadulterated by long soliloquies, philosophising or literary ramblings.

18 Jan 2019 12:32 AM

In Bangla, India needs to explore alternatives

The Indian establishment nevertheless needs to be more sensitive of Bangladeshi sentiments and aspirations.

12 Jan 2019 12:05 AM

Anarchy on the rise in a disordered republic

India is one of the few countries in the world where income inequality is growing the fastest.

05 Jan 2019 12:00 AM

The divide is growing in a fragmented J&K

The BJP in the state represents mainly the Jammu region, which generally does not support the insurgency.

31 Dec 2018 12:00 AM

India gets a reprieve in Sri Lanka & Maldives

The Maldives is estimated to have racked up over $1.3 billion in debt to China.

20 Dec 2018 12:23 AM

A wake-up call on the growing threat to India from China

The Chinese threat has not receded and the Chinese leadership still looks to Mao for guidance, the author argues.

14 Dec 2018 12:34 AM

A well-researched compendium of the people who ran the Raj

David Gilmour, one of Britain’s most accomplished historical writers, has however decided to ignore all that and dive headlong into the subject.

23 Nov 2018 12:39 AM

Iran’s oil and India’s fragile energy security

Washington’s decision to dishonour its nuclear treaty with Tehran and hammer on economic sanctions was sudden as well as unforeseen.

07 Nov 2018 12:45 AM

India-Japan ties: Can Modi, Abe go beyond personal chemistry?

Prime Minister Abe, who comes from a respected political family, is adept at political diplomacy.

31 Oct 2018 12:18 AM

Rising heat affects all, world must act as one

Global warming and climate change have become a part of our lexicon during the past couple of decades.

15 Oct 2018 12:06 AM

CPEC toughest test for Imran & Pak generals

The Army has good reason to be pleased with Imran’s accession, which many believe was pre-scripted.

20 Aug 2018 5:15 AM

Espionage is much more than cloak and dagger ops

The Unending Game, the author writes, “is not a personal memoir, nor is it about the organization for which I worked.

03 Aug 2018 1:22 AM

Imran looms, but will voters surprise Army?

The only problem is that Pakistan’s voters, despite years of military rule, have a strong democratic streak in them.

24 Jul 2018 12:10 AM

Hilarious and ultimately tragic lives of leaders who ruled Pak

Jinnah was convinced that he single-handedly had wrested Pakistan from the British Empire and that he alone would control its future.

20 Jul 2018 12:41 AM

As Army ‘manages’ Pak polls, future uncertain

The former Prime Minister’s two sons, Hassan and Hussain, are also implicated but have been absconding for good reason.

12 Jul 2018 1:18 AM

Déjà vu in J&K: Finding a solution to get harder

The politically-canny BJP president, Amit Shah, seemed to have decided that enough was enough.

22 Jun 2018 12:48 AM

An authentic take on how most Pakistanis feel about terrorism

The Army termed the matter as a threat to national security while the journalist who wrote the piece was banned from travelling.

15 Jun 2018 1:24 AM

J&K challenges grow: Truce a tactical pause

The ceasefire and dialogue offer by New Delhi is, however, the only way forward.

08 Jun 2018 2:11 AM

A timely warning about fascism to a tottering world

The fascist takeover of her native Czechoslovakia forced her to flee with her parents.

03 Jun 2018 12:41 AM