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RVS Mani

Suraksha Mani

RVS Mani is a former Central government officer who shot to prominence as a whistleblower in 2009, when he alleged he had been forced to sign documents that fabricated a narrative of 'Saffron Terror'. His book, 'Hindu Terror: Insider account of Ministry of Home Affairs', was released recently.

Overzealous Aadhaar implementation a lost national security opportunity

Last week, the Honourable Supreme Court of India delivered the verdict on Aadhaar. As a sequel to this, all political parties are claiming victory.

Oct 1, 2018 - 04:51 PM IST

Is Rahul Gandhi carrying out ISI agenda? Attack on Rafale deal, SPG indicate so

A lot of space and time is being taken by the series of tweets in support of Rahul Gandhi and even designating him as the future Prime Minister by Rehman Malik, a prominent politician from Pakistan

Sep 26, 2018 - 04:47 PM IST

Navjot Singh Sidhu should use his 'jhappi diplomacy' for these goals with Pakistan

Readers may recall my earlier articles on Sidhuis

Sep 12, 2018 - 11:28 AM IST

Demonetisation was a war on terror funding, that's why it is still criticised

It has been reported in many national media channels that there was lack of consensus on the Parliamentary Standing Committee's report on demonetisation.

Aug 29, 2018 - 06:44 PM IST

Talk of South-North tax divide is mischief, focus on court pendencies instead

Shekar Gupta is a leading media personality. Recently, he had tweeted that South of India pays more tax and cannot take the burden of North India.

Aug 27, 2018 - 05:10 PM IST

Navjot Sidhu should understand there can be no Sidhuisms in national security

Apropos my earlier blog on pre-conditions to talks wit

Aug 24, 2018 - 07:50 PM IST

Does Imran Khan have the gall to take India policy out of Army-ISI hands?

Former cricketer Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has formed the new government in Pakistan. The new Pakistan PM and his partymen have repeatedly spoken of resuming dialogue with India.

Aug 21, 2018 - 09:05 PM IST

The clue to demonetisation lies in a suicide in Pakistan

Browsing through Twitter recently, I found postings of esteemed financial expert S Gurumurthy being inducted into the Board of the Reserve Bank of India.

Aug 14, 2018 - 11:02 PM IST

Nikah Halala has security implications that are often ignored

In my law school days, I used to be in a state of slumber whenever the family law classes were taken by our esteemed professor Dr Surendra Prasad, who went on to become the Dean of Law Faculty.

Aug 10, 2018 - 09:26 AM IST

Rafale deal secrecy important for national security, petty politics must be avoided

Lot has been said and written about the Rafale deal.

Aug 3, 2018 - 04:07 PM IST