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'Battle against Xinjiang militants tougher than ever'

The battle against militants fighting for separation of China's volatile Xinjiang province, bordering PoK and Afghanistan, is getting "tougher, fiercer and crueler than ever" due to the revival of......

The Afghan endgame: India's biggest challenge

As the US readies to withdraw from the Afghan battlefield, it is moving closer to Pakistan to manage the post-withdrawal scenario. For India, it is a dangerous development fraught with serious......

In PHOTOS: Guns and games in BATTLEFIELD Afghanistan

On March 11, a United States soldier walked off his base in Afghanistan and went on a shooting spree killing 16 civilians, nine of them children. The unprecedented attack on families asleep in......

The obvious battlefield is Pakistan

The British nearly gave up war in Afghanistan recently and instead wanted dialogue with Al Qaeda. Washington termed it defeatist and subsequently London rescinded the suggestion. The stalemate in......

Losing the psy-war in Afghanistan

If wars are won and lost first in the head and only after that on the battlefield, then Pakistan and perhaps even the West might be on the verge of losing the War on Terror. Despite all the......

Amit Mitra's recipe to revive Bengal's economy

Trinamool Congress candidate Amit Mitra, who is an economist by training and is pitted against West Bengal Finance Minister Asim Dasgupta in the Assembly polls, has said the state's financial......

6 things you MUST know about HRA

The seasonal frenzy has begun once more. Most often towards the end of every financial year doubts and queries about the various tax components play havoc on our minds. To put some of those......

How Bt brinjal can kill Indian agriculture

Dr Shiv Chopra, the 75-year-old, Canada-based microbiologist and well known human rights activist, was in India recently in connection with the release of his latest book, Corrupt To The Core -......

How to pick the right stocks like a guru

It is said that Indian batsmen are tigers at home. Why? Because on Indian pitches they just get on to the front foot and pulverize any bowling. But when they go abroad, they limply hang their bats......

Gurinder Chadha on It's a Wonderful Afterlife

Gurinder Chadha, whose supernatural comedy, It's a Wonderful Afterlife, premiered at Sundance, one of the most popular film festivals across the globe, admits she is a sucker for emotional dramas......

Images: Federer, Stosur enjoy stroll in the sun

World number one Caroline Wozniacki powered into the French Open third round with a 6-3, 7-6 win over Canada's Aleksandra Wozniak on Wednesday. On a hot start to the day, the top seeded Dane......
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In Afghanistan's Helmand, the Taliban are talking war, not peace

In Afghanistan's Helmand, the Taliban are talking war, not peace By Mohammad Stanekzai LASHKAR GAH, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Soldiers from the U.S.-led... ...

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Lessons from the murders of TV journalists in the Virginia shooting

The slaying of two journalists Wednesday as they broadcast live to a television audience in Virginia is still seared on our screens and our minds,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/Lessons-from-the-murders-of-TV-journalists-in-the-Virginia-shooting/articleshow/48693537.cms
The Mountain Warriors

There's an oft-repeated tale from World War II about a Gurkha who comes face to face with a big, burly Nazi on a battlefield. It's just the two of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/books/The-Mountain-Warriors/2015/08/15/article2973071.ece
US bombing of Islamic State rebels surged in July

WASHINGTON: The US bombing campaign against Islamic State rebels surged in July as Kurdish fighters pushed into territory held by the militant... ...

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U.S. Jets Meet Limit as Iraqi Ground Fight Against Islamic State Plods On

Aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt, in the Persian Gulf: Navy fighter jets roar off this nuclear-powered aircraft carrier in support of Iraqi troops... ...

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