The long haul in Kashmir: Anantnag terror attack is proof that India can't fall for Pakistan's dialogue bait
Pakistan can never afford to turn off its terrorism tap. It will keep changing the faces on its terror outfits and try to claim trouble in Kashmir as indigenous. The Anantnag attack was one such attempt.
The last thing Pakistan wanted was Narendra Modi back as India's PM. They'd have preferred the Congress which is seen as soft on them. But how did Indira Gandhi's party reach such a state?
Aspiration vs entitlement: Potential and promise trumped dynasty and inheritance in the battle for Amethi
Smriti Irani, a self-made woman who showed potential to be a great leader, won over Rahul Gandhi, an entitled and privileged man, with family inheritance.
Kashmir, economic crisis and rising tensions: Why Pakistan does not want Modi to win the 2019 General Elections
Pakistan harbours an exaggerated sense of self-worth. They think that the 2019 General Elections are all about them, while in reality, they are afraid that if Modi comes to power again, the chances of a dialogue between the two nations will reduce.
Religious terrorism isn’t about poverty, local issues, schools one studies in or the religious milieu in which someone grows up.
Soft Coup, Hard Fall in Pakistan: Imran Khan is in total crisis, facing economic and political ruin. Can India exploit the situation?
The first cabinet reshuffle is intimation of the govt's impending demise. The army has taken back control of vital portfolios. They will find a new puppet PM. Till then, Imran Khan's options are severely limited.
The BJP scores over the Congress due to a clear stand on issues of nationalism and internal security. But both parties flounder on other crucial issues.
Mission Shakti: Totally in time and absolutely needed, PM Modi has made the perfect move with his announcement
Questions about the need and timing of developments on security issues are a thinly disguised attempt to undermine the credibility of the Modi govt. They also reflect the opposition's deep jealousy.