Sanjiv Krishan Sood

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

The writer is a retired additional director general of the Border Security Force.

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Why Karnataka election results should worry both Rahul Gandhi and Modi

Media and analysts would do well to remember that it is never over till the time it is actually over.

VARIETY

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An ex-BSF officer on how to avoid casualties in Maoist areas

Maintaining the identity of units is undoubtedly one of the most important factors in ensuring cohesion among troops.

POLITICS

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Teaching Indian 'nationalists' a thing or two about Kashmir conundrum

A military solution to give effect to the Parliament resolution of February 1994 is not possible.

VOICES

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Are you a bhakt - or someone you know or love is one?

A bhakt is one who has divorced rational thinking faculties and fails to see anything good with dispensations prior to 2014.

VARIETY

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Why study proving BSF serves quality food to jawans is a wake-up call for detractors

The format of discussions over Tej Bahadur Yadav allegations seemed to project the officers and jawans as adversaries if not enemies.

VARIETY

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Sukma attack: Why CRPF continues to repeat old mistakes

It is pertinent that forces must be provided with all necessary equipment, but it is equally important that the men handling them are also trained to operate them.

POLITICS

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Why Army and IPS officers shouldn't undermine the role of Central Armed Police Forces

The 'solution' to bring them to command CAPFs is like jumping from frying pan to fire.

VOICES

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VOICES

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