BJP has shown alacrity and no ego in stitching up its alliances. Congress stands out in contrast.
China's support to Pakistan in protecting the terrorist JeM chief has changed all the rules of engagement between India and China.
India needs to keep the pressure in the international forums to establish Pakistan's terror-mongering. We cannot afford laxity at a point when we have support from most other countries.
World history is replete with examples that show counter-insurgency operations are never successful when cross-border benefactors exist.
We need to ask and answer why we are turning against each other, and exactly whom that is helping.
The Pakistani Army still calls the shots in Pakistan and in the strategies of terror being used. The only naya change is the growing use of Jaish-e-Mohammed over Lashkar.
Why was such a large relocation taking place in a terrorist-prone area? Is assembling a 300 kg-plus car bomb that easy in South Kashmir? Was someone complacent? Several questions need to be answered on Pulwama.
An analysis of the Prime Minister's speeches reveals a change in the narrative from development to scathing verbal attacks on the Opposition.
One Modi. One Didi. And a whole lot of masala.
Guaranteed income schemes, farm loan waivers, subsidies and all such band-aids will not cover the government's blemishes.