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Pulwama Outrage: Is a full-blown war with Pakistan the only way left?

Both the surgical strike and Operation All Out have failed to end militancy in Kashmir. Is it time to take Pakistan on more directly? Amid the drizzle, smoke and the smell of burnt flesh were hanging in the air. Still. The wreckage of the ill-fated bus, the bloodied human flesh and the dismembered parts were being collected by fellow security …

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A warning from India for European liberals on how to manage relations with Muslim minorities

Joerg Friedrichs, University of Oxford. Especially since the refugee crisis, Europe has been grappling with populist reactions to the growth of Muslim minorities. Yet, despite decades of migration, native Europeans have limited experience and imagination when it comes to relating to Muslim minorities. Europeans must look far back in time to the Al-Andalus period of medieval Spain, or to the …

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