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Lynching, ISIS, Rahul gandhi in germany, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi compares lynching in India with the rise of ISIS. So what?

Gandhi's style of speaking often feels like he is trying to explain things in the simplest possible terms to his audience, taking a leaf from how someone explained those things to him.

POLITICS

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Demonetisation, ISIS, Germany, Rahul Gandhi

Why he hugged PM Modi, to the dangers of exclusion: What Rahul Gandhi said in Germany

The Congress president spoke of how the current government’s policies were fuelling violence and hampering India’s growth.

POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
South east asia, Islamic radicalisation, Rohingya, ISIS

ISIS is not finished. Why South East Asia is now under a greater threat

Governments in Malaysia and Indonesia have been trying to ride the Islamist tiger by pandering to the orthodox Islamic parties.

POLITICS

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Islamic Terror, Sikhs, ISIS, Afghanistan

Afghanistan's ghastly drama: What lies ahead for the country's minorities

What Hindus and Sikhs are facing in Afghanistan is a repeat of the experience of non-Muslims in Pakistan and Bangladesh.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  4-minute read
Terrorism, Taliban, India, ISIS

Why ISIS and Taliban threat to Afghanistan's national security should concern India

India needs to be aware of the potentially disastrous consequences for its national security.

POLITICS

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Law  order, Terrorism, ISIS, Jammu and Kashmir

Why pandering to ISIS is not what Jammu and Kashmir should do now

ISIS has no official presence in Kashmir. Anyone claiming a terror strike in the group’s name is doing so solely on that individual's prerogative.

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Kabul, ISIS, Terror attack, Afghanistan

Kabul twin blasts: What the ISIS attacks mean for India, Pakistan and the US

The explosions have shaken the confidence of the huge posse of journalists in Afghanistan as well as the general public.

POLITICS

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Kabul, ISIS, Terror attack, Afghanistan

Twin blasts in Kabul: Why terrorists are targeting the fledgling Afghan media

The media industry in Afghanistan remains the single biggest success story of post-Taliban era.

POLITICS

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39 Indians killed, ISIS, Sushma Swaraj, Iraq

ISIS killed 39 Indian hostages in Iraq: How Modi government made mess of things

The government raised hopes which were bound to be proven wrong later on given the circumstantial evidence already available.

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Mass graves, Mosul, 39 Indians killed, ISIS

Why Modi government is being blamed for misleading Indians over death of 39 people in Iraq

Until October 2017, both India and Iraq had maintained that all 39 could be alive.