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Abhijit Bhattacharyya

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Tackling Chinese duplicity: Challenge for India, West

This week’s so-called “disengagement” looks like a ploy to trap India into a point of no return; crafted by dragon dictator Xi Jinping

15 Sep 2022 12:00 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Time to join forces to take on Beijing’s ‘wolf warriors’

Ambassador Sun Weidong only signalled the acute fear psychosis of his masters in Beijing, owing to transcontinental anti-China wave

27 Aug 2022 12:00 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Beijing bully runs berserk: Taiwan today, India next?

What began in 1950 subsequently became a familiar pattern, leading to routine and repetitive acts

13 Aug 2022 12:14 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Ukraine: What lay behind Russia’s unprovoked war

Russian President Vladimir Putin is entirely culpable and can’t run away from his avoidable and deplorable decision to attack Ukraine

20 Jul 2022 7:05 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | If Ukraine war goes on, no return to status quo

We can only hope that the present doesn’t emulate the past to make the future murkier, darker and dirtier

29 Jun 2022 7:15 AM


Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Arms and the West: Global effect of the war in Europe

The ongoing European conflict is a grand opportunity for the arms makers, suppliers and middlemen to make their mega bucks

15 Jun 2022 11:47 PM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Wheat, famine, starvation: Some lessons for the West

Like the 1770 famine which heralded the West’s arrival on Indian soil, the British departure from the East too saw the worst of all famines

25 May 2022 12:55 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Ukraine poses a big crisis for ‘political’ Christianity

Political empires and the papacy of course don’t sail in the same boat any longer, as was the case in the Middle Ages in Europe

11 May 2022 12:18 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Arms bazar now arrives at Delhi’s doorstep, but with major catch

It is well known that there’s no full stop in defence and diplomacy in any era

31 Mar 2022 11:25 PM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | War and peace in Europe: Arms sellers real winners

War is a good time to create wealth and ensure healthy balance sheets

09 Mar 2022 3:29 AM


Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Stand firm at Siachen: No question of glacier retreat

In the light of the suggestions by Gen. M.M. Naravane and a former foreign secretary, let us revisit the entire question of the glacier

09 Feb 2022 1:23 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | From Pangong to Delhi... Dragon’s dagger dangles

More hostility should be anticipated, not just of the military kind at the border

14 Jan 2022 1:31 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Amid IAF tragedy, a look back at air safety failures

Without passing comment or being judgmental, let’s examine some cases of flight safety failures around the world and in India

15 Dec 2021 2:09 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Fire in water: China in big Indian Ocean push

CPC has moved on to its mega snow-to-sea drive after completing its land, trade, commerce, banking and telecom penetration of India

03 Dec 2021 7:52 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Stealth ships to give fillip to Indian Navy’s Ocean power?

The West has been forced to do an about-turn

15 Nov 2021 1:34 AM


Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Is the Dragon’s national neurosis at a new level?

Today, a fearful and apprehensive world awaits its fate at the hands of the CPC

22 Oct 2021 2:41 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Celebrate the IAF@89, it’s time for desi touch

Indian policy or strategy certainly can no longer bank on the 22-day or 14-day wars of 1965 and 1971

06 Oct 2021 1:20 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Terrorists to ‘state’s men’: Will UN go League’s way?

Put simply, the Taliban members of the new Afghan 'state' have blood on their hands

15 Sep 2021 2:14 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Taiwan, Tibet to Taliban: Chinese mischief widens

The concept of 'trust, faith and confidence' in India-China ties have all but evaporated

25 Aug 2021 12:48 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | India needs to tackle China the way that it treats Indians

Blind or not, Indians appear supinely negligent to the Chinese threat

26 Jul 2021 2:56 AM