Since there were multiple objectives of demonetisation, one cannot completely say whether the experiment was a failure or a success.
It is difficult to say if the verdict places individual consent as a deal-breaker when used by private actors.
In a bid to render ‘speedy’ justice to the victims of the 1984 riots, a Special Investigation Team (SIT) closed 199 out of a total of 293 cases. Questioning whether effective justice has been...
At a time when the security forces have achieved impressive results in terrorist kills over the last three months, the statement surprised some observers in Kashmir.
Most of these reports are repetitive in nature or have images picked up from old exercises in areas looking similar to Tibet claiming authenticity.
Even after the census process was completed, the provisional results were delayed by a month, ostensibly because of ongoing political tumult. This has raised some questions about the credibility of the results.
The Doklam standoff might have ended peacefully but India needs to introspect and prepare for the next such event.
Doklam is not a one-off incident, with Asia's giants experiencing strategic claustrophobia, it is likely that minor events will blow up to become issues of national security needing more bilateral consultations.
Having a national security doctrine helps avoid ambiguity about dealing with a crisis and to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past.
Pakistan’s new census, held after nearly two decades, and marred by series of attacks on census workers, shows what has changed in its demographic