/Tag: Terrorist

Democracy Trumps Terror

2020-08-20T07:06:51+00:00May 8th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – April 2019, India Inc News|

The UN’s blacklisting of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist is another big win for India’s proactive diplomacy, writes India Inc. Founder & CEO Manoj Ladwa. Who says democracies are ill-equipped to tackle global terror? The Narendra Modi government’s proactive diplomacy paid off big time when China removed its veto and allowed the United Nations to designate Pakistan-backed Jaish e-Mohammed (JEM) chief Masood Azhar a global terrorist. The US, the UK and France deserve a large part of the credit for this but it was the [...]

India-Pakistan: A pessimistic scenario, at least in the short term

2019-03-11T13:34:18+00:00March 9th, 2019|2019, UK Edition – March 2019|

Our strategic expert traces the origins of the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan and weighs up some distant hope of improvement in relations between the South Asian neighbours. The pattern of terrorist attack in India by a group, at best, tolerated, at worst, actively supported, by the Pakistani state, followed by some degree of military conflict is depressingly familiar to followers of South Asia. Sadly, the impasse between India and Pakistan finds supporters in both countries. The pre-eminent position [...]