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Pakistan can’t fight Taliban with old methods: TV Paul, author of ‘The Warrior State’

The author of 15 books on South Asia and international politics, TV Paul tries to decode Pakistan and its many troubles in his latest book The Warrior State. In a telephonic conversation with Kunal Majumder, Paul explains why Pakistan’s Taliban policy requires a rethink Read more »

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‘History needn’t be kind. It needs to evaluate’

Nayantara Sahgal’s Indira Gandhi: Tryst with Power, an updated version of her 1982 book, is an incisive analysis of the life and times of one of independent India’s longest serving prime ministers. In an email interview with Kunal Majumder, Sahgal, 85, attempts to decode the facets that made Indira a figure whose place in history Read more »

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