Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 07/14/2015 - 09:08
Paper No. 5970 Dated 14-Jul-2015
By Bhaskar Roy
The recent arrest (July, 02) pf 12 militants in Dhaka, Bangladesh, including the resident co-ordinator of the Al Qaeda in South Asia (AQIS) may not be a total surprise for counter-terrorism experts, but it is an eye-opener for the people of South Asia.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sun, 08/17/2014 - 07:21
Paper No. 5769 Dated 17-Aug-2014
By Kazi Anwarul Masud
Once again another Islamic radical group has arisen from the sands of the Middle East to wreck havoc in an already disorderly world. Surprisingly this group has forced its way into internecine fights in Iraq and Syria to carve a "state" that goes beyond terrorism.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 06/19/2014 - 09:07
Paper No: 5726 Dated 19-Jun-2014
By Kazi Anwarul Masud
Many would argue that Bush-Blair invasion of Iraq was perhaps one of the greatest strategic mistakes ever committed because of a myopic view of then global situation and showmanship of an "imperialist" power play.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sat, 04/20/2013 - 11:59
Paper 5465 Dated 20-April-2013
Two Chechen brothers living in the US since 2002—Dzhokhar ( 19) and Tamerlan Tsarnaev ( 26), are suspected of bombing the Boston Marathon on April 15,2013, in which three persons were killed and over 150 injured.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 11:15
Paper No. 5463 Dated 17-Apr-2013
By B. Raman
I am confused by reports of the perpetrator or perpetrators of the Boston blasts on April 15, 2013, having used a pressure cooker bomb.
2. A pressure cooker bomb is a conventional type of improvised explosive device (IED) of the 1990s vintage. It can be used to cause high casualties through low intensity explosives by packing it with shrapnel. The exploding part of the cooker will add to the shrapnel effect.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 13:22
Paper No.5462 Dated 16-April-2013
THE FACTS: As reported by the BBC and the CNN:
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 06:07
Paper No. 5384 Dated 4-Feb-2013
By Dr Subhash Kapila
The United States “Global War on Terror” launched by the United States in the wake of 9/11 Islamist terrorists’ attacks on New York and Washington marked the first decade of the 21st Century and overwhelmingly determined United States strategic, foreign policy and political policy formulations, virtually to the exclusion of anything else.