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Shankar Roychowdhury

It’s time to revise India’s strategy, pay back Pakistan in its own coin

India must understand that a change is coming more rapidly than some people may think.

16 Mar 2019 12:30 AM

Pulwama: Let forces respond, keep politics out

The Balakot facility was headed by a brother-in-law of JeM chief Masood Azhar.

27 Feb 2019 1:39 AM

State police-Centre confrontation can have dangerous fallout; defuse crisis

The Saradha-Narada cases are well known now, though interesting details continue to be regurgitated in the media as titillating titbits.

12 Feb 2019 12:13 AM

Soul-searching is needed: India’s ‘ship of state’ near breaking point

Elections 2019 promise to be a vitriolic event. The muddied flags of political parties can be cleaned by a simple rinse in any washing machine.

16 Jan 2019 1:07 AM

Guns and violence in America & India: A study in contrasts

The respective constitutional positions of the two countries are totally opposite.

12 Jun 2018 3:40 AM

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Is the Cold War starting all over again?

To a watching world it was a graphic demonstration of iron-fisted crowd control by the Israeli security forces, circa 2018.

30 May 2018 1:23 AM

If Syria implodes, India will be hit

India has the requisite resources and troops for these operations, in which our armed forces are enviably adept.

01 May 2018 5:54 AM

Threats to India grow, but do our netas care?

The entire episode should cause grave disquiet to all citizens at a time when the need for national security is paramount.

03 Apr 2018 12:48 AM

How long must IAF wait for its new fighter?

The PM himself pushed the deal through, seemingly oblivious of its tortured historical background.

20 Mar 2018 5:56 AM

Time for strategy shift: Hit Pak where it hurts

Is it time to think of a “front foot” trans-border response to Pakistan?

16 Feb 2018 1:10 AM

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The perils of hyper-nationalism

The armed forces are the very last bastion of the country’s composite identity and its national integrity.

25 Jul 2017 1:37 AM

Darjeeling stir: Is GJM a cat’s paw?

Darjeeling is deep inside India’s strategic “Chicken’s Neck”, which connects northeast India with the rest of the country.

27 Jun 2017 5:50 AM

Khaplang passes, but cause is alive

Though India’s Northeast may culturally be several worlds away from Kashmir, there are commonalities in the geopolitical environment of both.

13 Jun 2017 1:33 AM

J&K: No let-up in Pak proxy war

The Indian security establishment must never forget Pakistan’s politico-military payback strategy against India.

21 Mar 2017 2:36 AM

In grim times, a way forward?

Kashmir is witnessing an uptick in militant and criminal activity, as in the recent spate of bank robberies in the Valley.

21 Feb 2017 1:10 AM

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Saudis’ IMAFT: Tread cautiously

The aims of the new Islamic anti-terror alliance are somewhat reminiscent of another earlier but entirely different military alliance.

19 Jan 2017 3:59 AM

Secure cyberspace for Digital India

Electronic security of the demonetisation process is a high priority now, on par with other such threats to national security.

04 Jan 2017 2:47 AM

Govt’s thinking over Army ‘merit’ flawed

The selection of the Indian Army’s Chief of Staff is undoubtedly the exclusive prerogative of the government of the day.

22 Dec 2016 3:30 AM

Uri, Pampore, Nagrota... We must act

The ISI is now extensively utilising the same concept and methodology against India.

06 Dec 2016 3:46 AM

Ban hit terror funds, but it’s only a lull

PM Modi has become the public face of demonetisation with his abrupt red alert demonetising.

22 Nov 2016 12:38 AM

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