News Network outraged at
latest massacre of innocent Hindu
The Iraq Strategy: Accelerating the Islamist Confrontation
India struggles through
its deadlocked confrontation of Islamists assault of Pakistan on Jammu and
Kashmir for the last dozen years, September 11, 2001 has brought about a
sea change in the US strategy to tackle its own Islamist enemies. The
results are not yet in, but there is potential for considerable progress in
the US war in a much shorter period of time, relative to India,
which has never been able to put an overt or covert strategy in place that
Not-So-Invisible Hand in Kashmir
The infamous incident of American
gunboat diplomacy during the 1971 Bangladesh war, with USS Enterprise
deployed in the Bay of Bengal as a deterrent on Indian “aggression”, is
well known. But it is a relatively lesser known fact that around the
same time, the prospect of the complete Balkanisation and collapse of
the Pakistani state upset the US so much that a Special Action Group
(SAG) was formed by the State Department with the following objectives.....More...
Committees, Shabir Shahs and Hurriyats
Subodh Atal, Ph. D.
round of talks between the committee headed by Ram Jethmalani and
Islamic separatists of Kashmir valley are again designed to gradually
wean the separatist leaders one by one away from the Pakistani
stranglehold on thinking in the region. The Indian government had some
level of success with Abdul Ghani Lone in earlier backdoor talks with
him. Lone had agreed to participate in elections in the state, which are
anathema to the Islamic fundamentalism thought exported from
President, It is time to visit Mishriwalla
the days leading up to January 19, 1990, Islamic terrorists in Kashmir
valley engaged in worst kind of ethnic cleansing by killing, raping,
maiming and butchering Hindu men, women, children, young and old. The
innocent victims fault: they believed in Hindu Way of Life and India.
They believed in Indian Tricolor. Most of these victims of ethnic
cleansing were Kashmiri Hindus.....More...
HISTORY - The way it should be
What is this
"popular understanding of Indian history"? Is it the understanding that
during the Mughal rule anyone could go and pull a rope hanging at the
palace gate which would ring a bell and the emperor himself would
immediately appear in person and render justice. Sir VS Naipaul has
called it "a serf fantasy about the mercy of the master", "the child's
idea of history". No doubt, this is an absurd idea of history. To
continue such fantasies is not "secular" history; it is "communal"
history. It is nothing more than sheer fiction.....More...
Profile of Terrorists and Terrorist Outfits Operating
Though these pages,
Kashmir Herald will present profiles of various terrorist organizations
and terrorists that are creating havoc in India. In this edition, In
this edition, we profile
ul-Fuqra, a terrorist outfit operating in Pakistan and North America.
to view profiles presented in this edition......
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