Lauding its “determination and
courage” in fighting terrorism and
stopping nuclear proliferation, former
US Secretary of State Colon Powell
joyously declared that Pakistan was a
“major non-NATO ally” on March 16,
Looms In Afghanistan
Lauding its "determination and
courage" in fighting terrorism
and stopping nuclear proliferation,
former US Secretary of State Colin
Powell joyously declared on March 16,
2004, that Pakistan was a "major
Attack Pak Nukes
Here's something to worry about for
the doomsday prophets - Pakistani
nukes are being eyed not just by the
jihadis or the Americans but by the
Balochis too - in qualitatively
different ways, of course.
As a peace process takes shape in
Nepal after the popular movement last
month against an autocratic monarchy,
another is coming under intense strain
in Sri Lanka.
To Sing A Song On Achievements
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will
present a second report card to mark
the completion of his United
Progressive Alliance Government’s
two years in office on May 22.
Of London Bombings Cry Foul
Laypersons and experts alike have
called for an independent inquiry - on
the lines of the post-9/11
investigation in America.
Left, For Left Front
Among the more intriguing theories
that were proffered in Kolkata to
explain the Left Front's conclusive
seventh-term victory last Thursday,
one struck me as quite prescient.
For the most part, the war in the high
mountains of Jammu
Time For Growing Up
Sonia Gandhi’s campaign for
re-election from Rae Bareilli brought
back for me memories of why, ever
since I became a political journalist,
I have opposed dynastic democracy.
On The Mountains
On the politics and practice of
massacres in the Jammu region in the
wake of the killings in Doda and
Turbulence Likely For The Pm
While an emboldened Left plans to
raise the pressure, so do leaders from
within the Congress.