Bhopinder Singh

Bhopinder Singh

Common curse  of ‘Lotacracy’!

Common curse of ‘Lotacracy’!

Wednesday, 23 March 2022 | Bhopinder Singh

India and Pakistan have a common societal culture dating back centuries but they also share the blemish of self-serving political turncoats The civilisational lands of Bharat were vivisected with different belief systems in 1947. If Nehru had hauntingly posited, “we step out from the old to the new, when an age...

The Ummah and its Israeli connect

The Ummah and its Israeli connect

Thursday, 20 January 2022 | Bhopinder Singh

The ever-present shadow of Israel looms large over the goings-on in the Islamic world, sometimes for real and at other times only in imagination Fixation with Israel haunts the Ummah (pan-Islamic community), sometimes credibly so, other times imagined rather creatively. Even the distant, multicultural and multi-confessional (with Muslim majority) Malaysia insists...

A third term for Pak Army chief?

A third term for Pak Army chief?

Tuesday, 11 January 2022 | Bhopinder Singh

The proclivity of Pak Generals to overstay their tenures in office, vis- -vis the professional transition in the Indian Army, is a study in contrasts The British Indian Army was the common progenitor of the Armed Forces of independent India and Pakistan before its decommissioning in 1947. Inherited structures, ethos and...

Shadowy Generals in Rawalpindi GHQ

Shadowy Generals in Rawalpindi GHQ

Thursday, 06 January 2022 | Bhopinder Singh

The Pakistani military has perfected the art of ruling without ‘official’ accountability and with the additional weapon of plausible deniability On August 17, 1988, the dark and toxic regime of Pakistani Gen Zia-ul-Haq came to an end with the “mysterious case of exploding mangoes", which remains mired in unresolved conspiracy theories....

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Balance emotion with reason

27 November 2022 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Climate Change the failed CoP27

27 November 2022 | Dr. VK Bahuguna | Agenda

Streaming deaths

27 November 2022 | Archana Jyoti | Agenda

Side-stepping Tobacco-free Film Rules in India

27 November 2022 | HEALTH PIONEER | Agenda

26/11: A shared pain that binds India, Israel together

27 November 2022 | Pioneer | Agenda