Democracy & Kashmir

Democracy & Kashmir

Militarism will not succeed for any length of time in the border state.... Continue Reading »

Power principle

Power principle

Geopolitics is an unforgiving place.... Continue Reading »

Naidu & war

Naidu & war

The world has moved on since 1971.... Continue Reading »

Lost frontier

Lost frontier

With the 2003 ceasefire agreement with Pakistan, A. B. Vajpayee displayed an unparalleled genius for diplomacy.... Continue Reading »

Brinkmanship

Brinkmanship

The future looks bleak with Narendra Modi’s one-man rule.... Continue Reading »

Losing game

Losing game

Neither is India peaceful nor is it rising any longer.... Continue Reading »

Event management

Event management

The blunderings of this government see no end.... Continue Reading »

Rebooting India

Rebooting India

Salvation lies in a post-Narendra Modi leadership.... Continue Reading »

Past as present

Past as present

Thoughtlessly, the Narendra Modi government has internationalized Kashmir.... Continue Reading »

Dealing with Trump

Dealing with Trump

Narendra Modi is on a sticky wicket in his forthcoming summit with the US President.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 11

Rating the PM - 11

Concluding the series, Narendra Modi overall has performed poorly as the head of government.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 10

Rating the PM - 10

Under Narendra Modi, the Reserve Bank is a pale image of its former self.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 9

Rating the PM - 9

India’s cross-border operations have become an unfortunate spectacle.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 8

Rating the PM - 8

The army as an institution is under duress.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 7

Rating the PM - 7

Democracy is imperilled today.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 6

Rating the PM - 6

Are we creeping towards authoritarianism under Narendra Modi?... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 5

Rating the PM - 5

The Muslim question refuses to go away.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 4

Rating the PM - 4

Freedoms are under threat.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 3

Rating the PM - 3

Hits and misses mark Narendra Modi’s foreign policy.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 2

Rating the PM - 2

The Kashmir situation has been mishandled.... Continue Reading »

Rating the PM - 1

Rating the PM - 1

Demonetization leaves behind deep economic wounds that won’t heal easily or soon.... Continue Reading »

Shape-shifter

Shape-shifter

India has been gifted with new opportunities in the region.... Continue Reading »

Trouble at home

Trouble at home

India’s challenges in Jammu and Kashmir are growing... Continue Reading »

Question time

Question time

Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks seriously out of his depth.... Continue Reading »

Art of the deal

Art of the deal

The political process must commence in Jammu and Kashmir.... Continue Reading »