Sandeep Unnithan

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is Executive Editor, India Today.

POLITICS

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Did Las Vegas shooter use military-style sniping tactics to maximise death toll?

Stephen Paddock, the alleged perpetrator of the deadliest shooting in US history, used assault rifles to kill 59 persons and wound over 500 others.

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POLITICS

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How lack of synergy is hurting Indian Army's hunt for weapons

When the various stakeholders in an organisation work in silos, you have a malaise that could kill Make in India.

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POLITICS

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Snakes in the backyard: China and Pakistan betray grand delusions

Islamabad and Beijing think the infrastructure of terrorism can co-exist with economic infrastructure.

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POLITICS

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Goa election results: What Manohar Parrikar’s exit means for the defence ministry

The government could lose steam on reforms initiated by him.

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POLITICS

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In Tamil Nadu, a maternal Jayalalithaa has taken forward MGR's demigod mantle

Amma is truly the emotional fulcrum of a state that worships her with all its heart.

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POLITICS

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Debarment policy shields armed forces from impact of bribe paying defence firms

India Today's Sandeep Unnithan on the Defence Ministry's blacklisting policy.

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POLITICS

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As Pakistan threat looms, defence ministry goes shopping

The defence ministry fast tracks ammunition buys to replenish war stocks as the threat of conflict with Pakistan lingers.

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LISTS OF JOY

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5 investigative stories of 2016 that brought me joy

Bringing some Diwali cheer from the newsroom.

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POLITICS

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Why China is shielding Pakistan’s strategic assets

Beijing’s protective armour is clearly part of a plan.

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POLITICS

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Remembering RAW's god of war in the time of Uri attack

Spymaster AK Verma not only initiated a covert tit-for-tat war against Pakistan but also held parleys with the ISI and MSS.

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