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Anti-Islam fanaticism a growing global trend

Senator Anning is the only mainstream politician to extend even qualified approval to the motives that supposedly inspired the Christchurch bloodbath.

18 Mar 2019 12:31 AM

Pak needs to act now, smash own terror net

Irrespective of how round one may play out, in any future engagement round one may not be the endgame.

17 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Repression no solution to Kashmir problem

The National Investigation Agency has been targeting Kashmir’s leaders on charges inter alia of money laundering and ‘terror funding’.

17 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

India needs to be smart in hitting back at China

The Modi government needs to retaliate, though perhaps now unwilling to risk provoking China before the Lok Sabha polls.

16 Mar 2019 12:03 AM

How the ‘deadly embrace’ of US has an impact in Pak, Afghan

It is dangerous to get involved in America’s wars where the US is always the commanding force of change, often with a flawed strategy.

16 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

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Congress, on the back foot, is damaging itself

Now it is being said that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will neither contest a Lok Sabha seat nor campaign outside Uttar Pradesh.

15 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

Peace still sole option in South Asia, rein in all the warmongers

An extension of the doctrine of hot pursuit that has considerably subverted the laws of warfare, this theory keeps the danger of war alive.

15 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Nationalism is not the preserve of one party

Nationalism had become sanctified in the lexicon of not only India’s political leaders but also its intellectual elite.

14 Mar 2019 7:24 AM

Algeria govt has a lot to answer for

A long civil war followed, a devastating contest for ascendancy between Islamist insurgents and the state in which civilians paid the highest price.

14 Mar 2019 12:38 AM

GSP: Why US striking India off list hurts America too

Negotiations have been underway, with the US government pressing India to not impose such price caps.

13 Mar 2019 1:39 AM

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Politics of religion has no room as India rises

The five southern states are free of religious divisiveness as are West Bengal and Odisha in the east.

13 Mar 2019 1:38 AM

In a war-torn world, science gives us hope, offers wonders

While the idea has remained intact, the development of the device itself has been gone in two ways, depending on the scientists involved.

12 Mar 2019 2:36 AM

Why Delhi should talk to all sides in Kashmir

Second, the grey eminence of the accession was his sworn enemy, Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah, whom Jawaharlal Nehru had forced on him.

12 Mar 2019 2:36 AM

Pak’s moment of truth over fresh ban on jihadi groups

The military has a few rehabilitation centres for militant detainees but civilian law-enforcement agencies lack such capacities.

11 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

Will Balakot airstrike be Modi’s winning card?

The Pulwama suicide attack is part of a running battle with jihadi groups like the JeM and Lashkar-e-Tayyeba (LeT).

11 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

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A shrill campaign won’t fetch BJP Balakot votes

The controversy about what damage was caused by our airstrike, is entirely irrelevant.

10 Mar 2019 12:32 AM

Seek answers for Pulwama, dissent precisely during crises

Britain showed prime minister Neville Chamberlain the door during the Second World War.

10 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

By failing to unite, Oppn seems to forget history

The test before the Oppn parties is to at least get the narrative right even though they appear to have failed in getting their arithmetic right.

09 Mar 2019 6:47 AM

The missing link in the national security debate

The target was a training camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed, the terrorist group which claimed responsibility for the Pulwama suicide bomber attack.

08 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Walk the talk on war, but consider the costs

India barely spends 1.5 per cent of its GDP on defence — two-thirds of it on military salaries and pensions and current costs.

07 Mar 2019 1:21 AM

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