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December 29, 2005

Sri Lanka heads for civil war
'It is only a question of time before the LTTE resorts to spectacular terrorist strikes.'

The road to nuclear jihad
Pakistan's nuclear skeletons are everywhere -- if only the US wants to look.

December 08, 2005

The road to nuclear jihad
Pakistan's nuclear skeletons are everywhere -- if only the US wants to look.

December 05, 2005

Mystery shrouds top terrorist's death
While Pakistan insists that a top Al Qeada terrorist is dead, Washington is not so sure.

November 24, 2005

Taliban strikes at India
Maniappan Raman Kutty's murder is not a message from the Taliban, but a message from Pakistan through the Taliban.

November 08, 2005

No time to make overtures to Pakistan
'This is the time to make it clear to Islamabad that India's patience is coming to an end.'

November 07, 2005

The US does not like Natwar Singh
'Americans don't like anyone who stands up to them and uses against them the language they use against others. That is why they do not like Natwar Singh.'

November 02, 2005

Jihad's new anti-US front
Jihadi forces are concerned that US and NATO forces deployed in Pakistan for relief work may hunt for Al Qaeda.

October 30, 2005

The message from the Delhi blasts
'India has to be more cautious in its policies towards the Islamic world than the US.'

October 11, 2005

Quake in Pakistan: The sequel
Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has always projected himself as a super-competent military commander, who acts fast and effectively. These qualities were not evident in the first few hours after the quake struck.

August 26, 2005

The Mitrokhin mystery
Unraveling the controversy, which alleges that several Indian leaders took bribes from the KGB.

August 20, 2005

End of a honeymoon
'Why this sudden coldness towards Israel while wanting to continue to benefit from its goodwill? And Musharraf has been the first to notice it.'

August 13, 2005

LTTE: Back to terrorism
'The assasination of Lakshman Kadirgamar is proof as to what happens when the international community mollycoddles terrorists.'

July 22, 2005

Why London again?
'The worrisome indicator of July 21 blasts is that there is an unknown number of motivated and trained terrorists in different parts of the UK.'

July 13, 2005

With love from Pakistan
Many in the UK knew that it was likely to be the next target of jihadi terrorism. They have no reasons to be surprised that the attack, when it materialised, came from people of Pakistani origin and not from Arabs.

July 08, 2005

5 lessons from London
'Counter-terrorism as practised by the US has itself become the root cause of the post-9/11 aggravated terrorism.'

July 07, 2005

It's the Al Qaeda again
The first indication that pro-Al Qaeda terrorist elements were planning a major terrorist strike in London came in August last year following the arrest in Lahore by the Pakistani authorities of computer expert Mohammad Naeem Noor Khan.

July 05, 2005

A prescription for Iraq
The US' counter-terrorism policy in Iraq has till now been totally inept ---depending more on firepower than brain-power. There is a need for urgent mid-course corrections.

June 08, 2005

Did the ISI lay a trap for Advani?
'Pakistan's military-intelligence establishment have sowed the seeds of confusion in the Hindutva movement.'

May 19, 2005

Remember Rabinder Singh?
'Why did the CIA go to such extraordinary lengths to help their spy escape? Why do we fight shy of telling the public about the betrayal of our good faith by the US?'

April 19, 2005

Too quick to praise Musharraf?
'Has terrorism fatigue induced us to start viewing the sponsor of terrorism as our objective ally on the road to peace?'

March 21, 2005

Modi's visa denial: Who did it?
'If one Indian stabs another Indian in the back with the help of a foreign power, he is considered a progressive, a liberal, a secularist. Cry, the beloved country!'

January 18, 2005

Don't be surprised by Musharraf!
'Don't be surprised if he is clandestinely helping Al Qaeda against the US in Iraq in return for its promise to later get J&K for him.'


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