Issue 20 – November 2008

Issue 20 - Nov 2008




Don’t abandon the Tiger

A Sinhala-dominated Sri Lanka is not in India’s interests

T S Gopi Rethinaraj


The moment of truth on the LTTE

The decimation of the Tamil Tigers is a good thing

Subramanian Swamy


Tuning a new balance

China’s military transformation and the implications for India

Arun Sahgal


Looking back at Amarnath

India must seize the opportunity that has come in the wake of the crisis

Raja Karthikeya Gundu



The strategic imprint of India’s presence

A discussion on strategic affairs with Jaswant Singh

Nitin Pai & Prashant Kumar Singh



In tandem: military and civil bureaucracy

Differentiating military advisors and military commanders

Sushant K Singh & Rohit Pradhan


Faith in the system

The state must not restrict religious freedoms

Rohit Pradhan & Harsh Gupta


Rajiv Gandhi’s last manifesto

The Congress Party must rediscover its 1991 vision

V Anantha Nageswaran


The end of financial capitalism: what now?

Competent economic management has become all the more important

Mukul G Asher



Not a moment of boredom

Reviews of Pallavi Aiyar’s Smoke and Mirrors and Praveen Swami’s India, Pakistan and the Secret Jihad

Nitin Pai