An avoidable battlefront

India, Dec. 4 -- Who would have ever imagined that effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who had conquered the hearts and minds of most Nepalese in 2014, would be burnt across Nepal? (There's som... Read More

Forget the brag, get real

India, Nov. 23 -- On November 20, Union Home Minister Amit Shah stated in the Rajya Sabha that after more than 100 days, the situation in Jammu & Kashmir was "normal" and that not a single bullet was ... Read More

Power shift in Colombo

India, Nov. 20 -- Gotabaya (Gota) Rajapaksa's decisive victory in the presidential election was not entirely surprising though it has shocked the liberals in Colombo, becoming the most ethnically pola... Read More

The cross of valour

India, Nov. 9 -- Three Victoria Cross-winning actions of a single unit along the Tiddim-Bishenpur-Imphal road and one unknown British Sergeant and seven soldiers in a trench along with others at Garri... Read More

A ride into military school

India, Oct. 23 -- Returning to one's roots in soldiering is replete with nostalgia, inspiration and feeling 10 years younger. Revisiting the National Defence Academy ( NDA ), Khadakwasla, Maharashtra,... Read More

Break the impasse

India, Oct. 9 -- Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Gujarat to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, (not father of India as US President Trump ... Read More

Lanka's electoral test

India, Sept. 25 -- The space for presidential contenders in Sri Lanka 's election on November 16 is crowding. The hopefuls are from the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), the breakaway faction of the... Read More