Monthly Archives: September 2016

Uri : Tackling Pakistan’s fidayeen face

The Uri episode of Pakistan-sponsored terrorist attacks at the 12th Brigade headquarters of the Army is  yet another reminder of serious gaps in the shield of India’s defence  along the 778- Line of Control (LoC). Uri, 100 km from Srinagar, … Continue reading

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Put the Valley in order first !

The root of Kashmir’s alienation lies in misrule, large scale corrupt practices in the system and among politicians in seats of power, bureaucratic bungling and absence of timely and adequate response to the people’s genuine grievances. These are matters of … Continue reading

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Dealing with separatists

The hope for a political breakthrough with the separatists of the Valley in Jammu and Kashmir has dashed to the ground for all practical purposes, at least for the present. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s visit to Srinagar had a … Continue reading

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‘Missing soul’ of the system!

I wish to bring into national focus once again some tell-tale images of the Indian system’s apathy to the plight of poor tribals and common citizens. The media, both print and electronic, has done a good job by highlighting the … Continue reading

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