V.Balachandran

Algeria attack meant to disrupt global business

A big mistake is being made by governments by treating the Ain Amenas gas plant terror attack solely as Algeria’s...

Delhi Police must be accountable to CM

I was surprised to hear Finance Minister P. Chidambaram’s statement after a Cabinet meeting (26 December 2012) that the direct...

Indo-Pak ties are as kaleidoscopic as ever

On 4 January, our media welcomed the recent changes in Pakistan Army’s “Green Book” with elated headlines like “Terrorists replace...

Interpret history, but without prejudice

I usually like reading Dawn columnist Jawed Naqvi’s pieces for his lyrical prose. However, one has to join issue with...