Is There A Chinese Hand Behind The Worsening Indo-Pak Relations?

The recent paradigm shift in the Indo-Pak relations may, on the face of it, seem just another phase in the rivalry between two countries born from the partition of a greater whole. However, the latest round of bitterness, terrorist attacks, surgical

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Since It’s Open Letter Season Again…

Dear Citizen who wrote the open letter to our Prime Minister, You began your letter with “Who the hell do you think you are???”. I’m wondering what makes you ask that immediately after you wrote the term ‘Prime Minister&rsquo

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Demystifying Demonetisation

As Indians, each one of us has a point of view on Modi’s demonetisation initiative. As the nation of a billion people warmed to the news of the demonetisation, reactions ran wild. While two distinct groups of those in favour and those opposed h

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Our Crooked Politicians Will Use Our Soldiers As Cannon Fodder

The recent attacks on our security forces in Kulgam, Handwara, Pampore, Shopian, etc. is corroborating what I had said in some of my earlier posts, e.g. 'The war drums are sounding', 'A full blown guerilla war is developing in Kashmir'

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Shut up or die: Have we no other choice?

This was to be a literary column but on Saturday morning I changed my mind. I beg my readers’ forbearance. It was after a tweet by Congress media panelist Salman Soz, asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi why it was that ever since the recent Kas

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Jammu And Kashmir: Time To Break-Up The Fiction

Kashmir is the northernmost geographical region of South Asia. Until the mid-19th century, the term "Kashmir" denoted only the valley between the Great Himalayas and the Pir Panjal mountain range. The name Kashmir derives from the Sanskrit

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