9 November 2009: What is the way out of the crisis that India faces on two fronts, from China and Pakistan? The problem, at least to this writer's mind, is that these two fronts are seen, certainly in India, to be operating independent of one another, although their linkages are well-known, and consequently, no attempt is made to figure whether one front drives the other, and if so, to identify the driver and the follower fronts.