Category Archives: India

Unshackling IPL from cricket

First posted on CRI on 11 June 2011 The news and analysis cycle over the past few weeks has been negative and depressing. In as much as it concerns me as an Indian citizen, it also depresses me a bit. … Continue reading

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The coming Global Jihad after Osama’s death

First published on CRI on 2nd May 2011. Republishing on this blog. A lot of people are in a self-congratulatory mood after the killing of Osama Bin Laden in Abbottabad, near Islamabad. I am sure that Champagne has been popped … Continue reading

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Pakistan and the fruit of hate-mongering

First posted on CRI. As many of us studied in school, the Bible says that the wages of sin is death. What the Bible does not say is the origin of sin? Without getting too philosophical and simply stated, the … Continue reading

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The Impending Af-Pak Fak-Ap

Trust the Americans to come up with interesting and unique acronyms and short-forms (almost naughtily tongue-in-cheek). So when the late Richard Holbrooke had to be declared the point person for Afghanistan and Pakistan, they created the term “Af-Pak” (I really … Continue reading

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What do you do with a problem like Pakistan?

With due apologies to “The Sound of Music” and “Maria”, the time has really come for the World in general and India in particular to start thinking about “What do you with a problem like Pakistan?” India almost seems to … Continue reading

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India firmly in China’s crosshairs!

I have always found it fascinating how utterly impossible it is, and always has been, for the Indian political class to comprehend China’s actions and motives towards us. They almost seem to naively ask, “Why doesn’t China like us?” We … Continue reading

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White Man’s Burden – Worshipping False Gods and saving the Environment

(Part I of a two-part series) (The title of this article, and the article itself, both are provocative and politically incorrect, and are so by design. If you have hyper-sensitivities, the time to stop reading this article is now. Please … Continue reading

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