IAF allowed to fire back at Naxals

The Naxals in India inhabit regions that are poor, isolated from the main urban areas, and in many of the states in central India, the regions are also wooded, being full of thick forests. In these regions, the people of these regions have a life that is not very developed, where the apparent money spent […]

Baitullah Mehsud dead in a drone attack – and his successors are now fighting

For Pakistan, Baitullah Mehsud has been one of the people who have caused it the most grief. Baitullah was the leader of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), the leader of what has been called the Pakistani Taliban. He first became internationally famous when he was blamed for being behind the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, and in […]

Armymen to be tried in civil courts for criminal offences

The military forces in India have almost a separate life with a separate code of honor and law; their life is much more controlled than the lives of ordinary civilians. As a result, they have a separate process for justice, with a separate legal system that governs them. This includes offences they commit that are […]