In the short term, the strikes had great propaganda value that can be used for political gains, and stirring nationalistic fervour.
The calculation that India can afford this brinkmanship like surgical strikes is a costly gamble.
There have been multiple attempts to attack India around the anniversary of the 2016 surgical strikes. India shouldn't hesitate to strike back
NIA insists it has found significant evidence of terror funds coming from Pakistan, but it is yet to establish a money trail, which could hurt its case.
At last the government has come up with a strategy of "compellance" against Pakistan, but has it come up with a plan to deal with what comes after?
The surgical strikes indicated a threshold for Indian response. Kashmir, however, will continue to simmer.
Though called a ‘logistics base’, the facility can accommodate a brigade and has unprecedented security arrangements
Then defence minister said ayurveda not suitable for armed forces; AYUSH ministry seminar explores possibilities
Pakistan’s BAT team, notorious for beheading Indian soldiers, tried to push intruders; India says it won’t send troops to Afghanistan.
Ruslan Sayakhov escaped to India and became a yoga guru after killing his girlfriend and disposing her body in a Russian jungle in 2012.