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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.

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

National Register of Citizens must move ahead, opposition to it is for parochial gains

The National Register of Citizens has occupied a lot of time in both houses of Parliament as well as time and space in the media over the last two days.

Aug 1, 2018 - 08:24 PM IST

There was a surgical strike before. It was on Mumbai on 26/11

A lot of has been said about surgical strikes by the Indian forces to avenge the Pathankot attack, where the Indian Government felt betrayed.

Jul 27, 2018 - 11:11 PM IST

Lessons from the Northeast should help bring peace to Jammu and Kashmir

Like Jammu and Kashmir, another part of India that has been plagued by disaffection, alienation and other dysfunctions which had sought the attention of the nation is the seven Northeastern states,

Jul 20, 2018 - 02:53 PM IST