Rajeev Sharma

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is an independent journalist and a strategic analyst.

POLITICS

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Doklam standoff: Why India should reconsider its stand on OBOR

New Delhi boycotted the BRI International Forum Summit hosted by China on May 14-15 — a move that riled Beijing.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Panama papers: Is Nawaz Sharif paying for choosing the wrong Pakistan Army chief?

The General Bajwa-led force is not just monitoring the raging controversy, but would also not hesitate to intervene come crisis.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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China's silence on Amarnath Yatra terror attack is telling

A sulking China, a fretting and fuming China, is now well into a full blown cold war with India!

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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How the Amarnath Yatra terror attack will affect India in days to come

This attack will put more pressure on the failing PDP-BJP alliance.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Loose lips sink ships: Why is India's Army chief being allowed to threaten war with China?

The recent standoff between India and China over the developments in Sikkim may well turn into a national security crisis.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Modi-Trump meet was not really a success for India. This is why

It was a get-to-know-one-another kind of meeting between the current leaders of the two biggest democracies.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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When BJP's Ram Nath Kovind defeats Opposition's Meira Kumar in Presidential race

The real battle would be which side is able to eat into the rival's side and to what extent.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Forget proxy war, it’s a direct action situation in Kashmir now

There has been no clarification from the Modi government on the 'permanent solution' to the crisis in the Valley that Rajnath SIngh talked about last month.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Everybody loves to compare Modi with Trump

It remains to be seen what kind of treatment the Indian prime minister gets from the US president during their June 26 meet.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha

POLITICS

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Nothing clever about Amit Shah calling Mahatma Gandhi a 'chatur Baniya'

The BJP president has needlessly run straight into a double-edged sword.

Rajeev Sharma
@kishkindha