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Mar 02, 2019
Paradigm shift in India's war against terrorismIndia has been a repeated victim of Pakistan-sponsored terrorism for over 30 years. New Delhi has all along tried to persuade Islamabad to stop non-state actors (read: terror organisations) operating against India from its soil.
Jan 14, 2019
'Double-edged' Citizenship Amendment Bill will turn Bangladesh into Pakistan, say country's prominent HindusProminent Bangladeshi Hindus have criticised the NDA government’s determined bid to push through Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019, stating that the move may pave the way for Bangladesh to become an Islamic theocratic state like Pakistan
Dec 19, 2018
'Indira hatched a conspiracy to dismember Pakistan': 'Professor' Hafiz Saeed pens column on Kashmir in Urdu newspaperHafiz Saeed is now a columnist. The mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks has written a column for a leading Urdu newspaper, stirring a debate among journalists.
Dec 04, 2018
BJP bets on citizenship bill to make inroads in Assam, West Bengal as TMC's 'U-turn' leaves legislation up in airThe BJP has an opportunity to get cosier with Bengali Hindus, many of whom are eagerly waiting for the bill to become a law.
Nov 30, 2018
Citizenship Bill: BJP chasing ghosts in Assam; Census data shows number of Hindu immigrants may have been exaggeratedThe BJP's goal of cultivating the support of a large chunk of Bengali Hindus in Assam using the the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 could very well be based on misconceptions if the available Census data is taken into account
Nov 19, 2018
Indira Gandhi 101st birth anniversary: From nationalising banks to liberating Bangladesh, Iron' Lady's key decisions revisitedToday is the 101st birth anniversary of India's former and only woman prime minister, Indira Gandhi. Indira, who was known as the "iron lady" of India is remembered for the tough decisions she took during her tenure as the prime minister of India and how she surprised her Opposition to come back in power for a fourth term in 1980.
Aug 13, 2018
Of no fixed abode: Social worker Masuma Begum, left out of NRC, says wait to become an Indian 'citizen' will be agonisingMasuma Begum, a 25-year-old social worker, has lost count of the number of camps she and her friends have held in remote areas of western Assam in the past three years, telling people that they should welcome the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and helping them gather documents to establish their identity as Indians.
Aug 01, 2018
In Facebook note on Assam NRC, Arun Jaitley claims Congress, TMC compromising sovereignty for 'imported vote bank'Though Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi took a particular position in 1972 and 1985 for the deletion and deportation of foreigners, Rahul Gandhi takes a contrarian position and his party turns turtle.
Jul 19, 2018
Pakistan Army says it will play 'no direct role' in election, but country's history is replete with coups and dictatorshipsPakistan's powerful military says it is taking 'no direct role' in the 25 July election, but a history of coups and dictatorships is fuelling fears over the balance of power in civil-military relations
Feb 23, 2018
Assam's demographic mess engineered from outside and within: Bipin Rawat has just stated the obviousGeneral Bipin Rawat is right to say that it will be problematic to segregate illegal immigrants in Assam, especially since a corrupt machinery has been providing documentation to illegal migrants for decades now