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This article is more than seven years old.

... Usman Bin Haider Ahead of the visit of Rahul Gandhi, India’s future prime-ministerial candidate , to Kashmir ... the students were told, mandatory to use the term ‘our India’ while asking questions. With the script in place, ... a status quo on the territorial dispute between Pakistan, India and Kashmiri separatists. Corporate honchos play the ...
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This article is more than four years old.

... Vijay Vasant Tambay was a former Olympian who represented India in badminton in the 1965 Olympics. He had only been ...

This article is more than six years old.

At the Pakistan-India border Navnetmitt under a ... lose fingers and toes in the Siachen glacier between India and China. I think about the widows and orphans – the ... a terrible waste of precious lives. And not just here in India. There are tens of thousands of dead soldiers: young ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... nuclear weapons are not on the way out in South Asia. India’s enthusiasm for the bomb remains high and drives the ... how it was supposed to be. Pro-establishment analysts in India and Pakistan, in a surprising show of solidarity, had ... of those days. The late General K Sunderji, chief of India’s army, loved nukes. But he also insisted that a few ...
... territory disputed by the three nuclear-capable states of India, Pakistan and China, is in the ninth week of a ... and human rights groups. The lockdown happened soon after India’s Home Affairs Minister unilaterally revoked the ... and claimed the lives of more than 120 people in anti-India protests. Of Occupation and Resistance , edited by ...
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This article is more than 19 years old.

... 53 years. He'd fled, amidst gunfire and smoke, the day India and Pakistan were partitioned, carrying nothing but the ... the other country. For people who came from Pakistan to India (as my parents did) or those who went from India to Pakistan, this longing is even more deep. For many ...
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This article is more than 18 years old.

... countries and some even in three (Bangladesh, Pakistan and India). The theme of the meeting between the Pakistani and ... to keep communicating. This isn’t easy, of course. As India and Pakistan make noises about talks and summit ... people from the two countries to get close to each other. India recently introduced – and then hastily withdrew – ...
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This article is more than 29 years old.

... of their missiles. But how does the East-West thaw look in India where the prospect of war looms larger daily? Kishu ... in 1989 (ranging from Lebanon to Sikh terrorism in India and Tamil guerillas in Sri Lanka). almost all were ... this better than the current state of affairs between India and Pakistan. The two prickly neighbours have fought ...

This article is more than 12 years old.

... institution, focusing on perceived external threats (India, in other words). But under Pakistan’s first ... Benazir and Rajiv Gandhi to derail peace talks with India in July 1989. Hard-to-prove rumours implicate the ISI ... times had changed. The ISI’s enemies list – Russia, India, democratic opponents of the Pakistani military, ...
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This article is almost seven years old.

The 1947 Partition riots in India and Pakistan resulted in killings and atrocities on a ... then East Pakistan, penniless, and run for their lives to India. I was a child in the early Sixties when two ... the region. Yet Bangladeshis have continued to pour into India, creating serious problems in Assam and neighbouring ...

This article is more than eight years old.

... came to dominate politics through a series of wars with India: in 1947-48, 1965, 1971, and the more recent armed ... grip on foreign policy, especially policy towards India. When Pakistan became involved with jihad against the ... Pakistan against its perceived perpetual enemy, Hindu India. It is also a source of legitimacy and authority for ...
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This article is almost 16 years old.

... paid tribute to the Western liberal tradition for awaking India from its ‘backward’ and ‘obsolete’ traditions ...

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