UP police arrests reveal that the attacks in Varansai were carried out by three terrorists of the Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami of Bangladesh, known as HUJI (B), with local help provided by one Walilullah, the Imam of a mosque at Phulpur in Allahabad,
If Indians fall into the trap of indiscriminate communal retaliation, the jihadis and their state sponsors gain; if the Indian government makes concessions or alters its policies under pressure, the jihadis and their state sponsors gain. If India rem
Protests and bandhs add to inter-communal tensions and keep large numbers of the police preoccupied with crowd control duties at a time which is best spent focussing on investigation, arrest of those responsible and prevention of more acts of copy-ca
Cutting across party lines, an outraged and shocked nation condemns the blasts in Varanasi that left at least 20 people dead, injuring over 50. Security beefed up. PM, Prez appeal for calm and restraint. Security beefed up, India on high-alert.