Tag: Lashkar-e-Taiba

India: A Perfidious State

India: A Perfidious State

Political correctness has corroded the edifice of Indian democracy. Ishrat Jahan, a 19-year-old college student, was killed along with three accomplices in an encounter with police on June 15, 2004. The incident took place on a road connecting the cities of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar in Gujarat....

Ishrat Jahan: The Politics of a “Fake Encounter”

Ishrat Jahan: The Politics of a “Fake Encounter”

The ongoing Ishrat Jahan fake encounter saga epitomizes India’s incoherence in tackling terrorism. Ishrat Jahan, a Mumbai college student, was killed on June 15, 2004, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat. Three other individuals, Javed Shaikh alias Pranesh Pillai, Amjadali...

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