India’s internecine fronts

A tempest is brewing for India. While the entire world is reeling from the most intractable crisis in recent human history, India’s other woes are mounting. A toxic mix of misfortune, vengeful external interests and its hegemonic hubris coupled with strategic myopia is proving to be a combustible recipe. As a result, India today fights on multiple fronts.  

War or peacetime, it’s Gurkhas England could always trust

England has always trusted these fierce fighters for all kinds of perilous missions but recently Gurkhas stationed in Nepal were deployed for a different kind of job altogether. This time they battled against time to rescue over a hundred British travellers stranded in various parts of the mountainous nation so that they could be in Kathmandu on time to catch rescue flights back home.