LET US TALK ABOUT CHINA

The Chinese value stability over the right to elect, or dump governments every five years. The CPC has evolved with decades of experience, especially after it adopted market economy as its creed in the early 1980s. Controlled development and paternalistic regulation ensure quick and effective results in China. Unlike social and legal standoffs which are…

H. Hawksley’s Dragon Fire – China & Pakistan Gang-up Against India

Humphrey Hawksley’s novel was published in the year 2000 in the immediate aftermath of the nuclear tests by India and Pakistan, and then the subsequent Kargil War. The subcontinent was then considered as the ‘most dangerous place on earth’. Twenty years later, his doomsday scenario holds more relevant and closer to realization that ever before….

ये ससुरा पड़ोसी!

वो पाँव धरे बैठा है छाती पर हमारी, हमसे उलाहनों में भी नाम उसका लिया नहीं जाता, इतनी अदब तो ब्याहता अपने ससुर की नहीं रखती, ये कौन सा रिश्ता हम चुप होकर निभा रहे हैं? (4) उसके रेवड़ियाँ बेचने पर प्रतिबंध लगा दिया, हरजाई की बेवफ़ाई का सबको इशारों में बता दिया, दारोगा अपना…

I Am Become China,A Land Grabber at Large

“I am become China, A land grabber at large, A flouter of treaties, Into your hut I’ll barge!   All Agreements are unequal, I’m not bound by norms, What laws shall you quote, When the Commie predator storms (your land).”   The shadow of the large mango tree standing in the right corner of my…

Pakistani Bitch & the Chinese Witch– Preparing for a Two-Front War?

  There is spring in Pakistan’s steps since the current India-China standoff began in Ladakh two months back. The prospect of a ‘limited’ border war between the two Asian giants provides Pakistan with a window of opportunity to attempt its own misadventures in the Kashmir Valley. Whether Pakistan is doing China’s bidding, or is jumping…