Shantanu Mukharji

OPEN TO OPINION

The author is a retired IPS officer who has held key positions in the Government of India handling sensitive security issues within and outside India.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

Fresh influx of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh poses security challenge

There are credible reports of Pakistan trying to foment terror in the region.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Why is Adityanath hell bent on proving he was a bad pick for Uttar Pradesh CM?

Rapes, riots and robbery incidents present a dismal picture of law and order situation in the state.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

VOICES

 |   4-minute read

How real is the threat to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina's life?

A recent report about an attempt to assassinate her has sparked fears.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Getting China on board in naming Pak terror groups is a diplomatic triumph

India has reason to congratulate itself for the success as it comes on the back of the resolution of the Doklam standoff.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Ram Rahim rape verdict: How Haryana government and police let violence spread

As immediate damage control, a full-fledged administrative overhaul is called for, which needs to be seen to be believed.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Murder inside Delhi police station: Who watches the watchmen?

A citadel of safety and security, full of uniformed personnel, witnessing a killing raises many pertinent questions.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Barcelona terror attack: Beware of lone wolf strikes

There is a clear shift in the operational strategy of the terrorists acting on ISIS orders.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Gorakhpur children's murder: Yogi Adityanath has failed Uttar Pradesh

Governing a large and complex state is different from representing one parliamentary constituency.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

How Pakistan’s ISI is spreading its web in India

The recent Jhansi development is an eye-opener for India's sleuths.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Abu Dujana encounter gives hope to security forces for revival of peace in Kashmir

The Kashmiris' allegiance towards India should not be questioned.

Shantanu Mukharji
@Shantanu2818