• No English, no Urdu, no Hindi... only Pashto!

    BARAKA |  Surya Gangadharan
    This, spoken vehemently by a boy no more than 7 or 8 years old in the lift of Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel. He was looking directly...

  • NATO road to Libya paved with folly

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    "The easiest way to achieve complete strategic surprise," reads the motto on US Defence Secretary Robert Gates' desk, "is to commit an act that makes...