Ajey Lele

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a Senior Fellow with Institute of Defence Studies and Analyses, Delhi.

POLITICS

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Why no one is stopping North Korea from firing ballistic missiles

There is a general perception that China is not doing enough to stop Pyongyang.

POLITICS

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Kim Jong-un versus Donald Trump: Who will see reason?

The US is probably playing a hot and cold game with North Korea.

POLITICS

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Will Modi be able to handle Trump?

Owing to his background and attitude, it appears that the US president is a 'pakka baniya'.

POLITICS

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Why it's important for media to be careful with Army's image

Unfortunately, NGOs and human rights groups today are found challenging certain actions of the military without understanding the actual problem.

VOICES

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What criticism about Bipin Rawat says about the media

Before commenting on the military response, it would be important to reflect logically and ask, 'Is there any merit in the case?'

SCI-TECH

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POLITICS

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Modi should have chosen 'war gaming' over surgical strike on black money

It was essential for the government to understand the challenges ATM chains would face with the introduction of Rs 2,000 notes.

POLITICS

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Trump's presidency marks the defeat of elites

In spite of running a vitriolic campaign, he remained connected to the concerns of the common American.

POLITICS

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India-Pakistan situation is live and tense: Stop talking

Do not discuss and divulge information, make irresponsible statements or ask dim-witted questions.

POLITICS

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Non-lethal weapons have helped minimise bloodshed in Kashmir

The basic idea is to incapacitate unruly individuals.