Articles By Col Jaibans Singh

Winter strategy for counter terrorism and counter propaganda in J&K

Winter strategy for counter terrorism and counter propaganda in J&K

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 18 Nov , 2015

The state of Jammu and Kashmir has recently culminated its traditional “Durbar Move” from Srinagar to Jammu. This is a unique feature of the state that has two capitals – the summer capital...

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Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan

Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Book Excerpt: Jammu and Kashmir: The Tide Turns | Date: 15 Nov , 2015

“And that is my definition of democracy, the right to be in a minority and not be suppressed.”   —Lee Harvey Oswald After more than six decades of independence, there are a million plus...

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Prejudiced Bias of the Human Rights Groups and Media in Kashmir

Prejudiced Bias of the Human Rights Groups and Media in Kashmir

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 07 Nov , 2015

Two brave soldiers of the Indian Army, hailing from the Kashmir valley, made the supreme sacrifice in service of the Nation on November, 03. They were killed due to unprovoked fire by Pakistani...

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Black days in Kashmir: Facts versus Fiction

Black days in Kashmir: Facts versus Fiction

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Courtesy: www.defenceinfo.com | Date: 30 Oct , 2015

The separatists of Jammu and Kashmir have declared October, 27 as a “Black Day.” On this day in 1947, the Indian Army landed in Srinagar airport and, against great odds, saved the people of...

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Pakistan’s perfidy in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir must be exposed

Pakistan’s perfidy in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir must be exposed

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 12 Oct , 2015

“If their (Pakistan’s) response is serious and credible, India is prepared to address all outstanding issues through dialogue.” This statement made by India’s Minister for External...

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Kashmir reeling under a terrorist initiated gang war

Kashmir reeling under a terrorist initiated gang war

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Courtesy: www.defenceinfo.com | Date: 22 Sep , 2015

A pall of fear and gloom has enveloped the Kashmir Valley due to the spate of killings of local terrorists under mysterious circumstances. The blame is, invariably, being placed on the security...

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Counter Pakistan propaganda attracting Kashmiri youth towards terrorism

Counter Pakistan propaganda attracting Kashmiri youth towards terrorism

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 15 Sep , 2015

Pakistan has, of late, launched a propaganda campaign designed to attract Kashmir youth towards the path of terrorism by spread of misinformation through the social media. Burhan Muzaffar Wani, a...

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Pakistan should review security doctrines; shed failed policies

Pakistan should review security doctrines; shed failed policies

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 26 Aug , 2015

The breakdown of the much anticipated National Security Advisor (NSA) level talks between India and Pakistan on terror and regional security has come across as a big disappointment. The strategic...

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Pakistan’s terror game plan and India’s response

Pakistan’s terror game plan and India’s response

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 01 Aug , 2015

India has witnessed yet another vicious terror attack on its soil, planned and sponsored by evil forces based in Pakistan. There are many reasons pointing towards the choice of Dinanagar in...

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Kargil: Pakistan’s dastardly misadventure

Kargil: Pakistan’s dastardly misadventure

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 Jul , 2015

Sixteen years have elapsed since the fateful day, 26 July 1999, when India emerged victorious in the Kargil war. The ignominious designs of a belligerent neighbour (Pakistan) to violate the...

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Amnesty International’s prejudiced and outrageous report on J&K

Amnesty International’s prejudiced and outrageous report on J&K

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 10 Jul , 2015

Amnesty International (AI) has, once again, come up with a highly objectionable report on Jammu and Kashmir titled, “Denied: Failures in accountability for human rights violations by security...

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Pakistan’s interest lies in rejecting conspiracy theories targeting India

Pakistan’s interest lies in rejecting conspiracy theories targeting India

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 26 May , 2015

Saad Aziz is a normal upper crust Pakistani kid! He has studied the BBA programme at the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) in Karachi. His friends remember him as a normal student who...

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Remain aware and upfront about terrorist intentions in J&K

Remain aware and upfront about terrorist intentions in J&K

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 17 May , 2015

Terrorists in Kashmir took their bloody toll yet again with the brutal killing of two personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Monday, 11 May. Chef Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed...

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Government must change the Gilgit-Baltistan narrative

Government must change the Gilgit-Baltistan narrative

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 08 May , 2015

Sadly, successive government in India since independence has chosen to remain silent spectators with regard to the oppression and atrocity that is being heaped on the people of Gilgit-Baltistan...

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Defence ministry must maintain momentum

Defence ministry must maintain momentum

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Apr , 2015

The NDA Government received a decrepit Defense Ministry as a legacy from the UPA Government. By moving Manohar Parrikar from Goa to New Delhi as Union Defence Minister, PM Modi aptly demonstrated...

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Terror should not be allowed to revisit J&K

Terror should not be allowed to revisit J&K

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Apr , 2015

A spurt in terrorist violence in the Kashmir valley over the last few days has reopened the debate on the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir. A barbaric terrorist attack in Shopian district...

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J&K: Security holds precedence over all else

J&K: Security holds precedence over all else

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 24 Mar , 2015

The terrorist attack at Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir on March 19 has left in its wake four innocent dead, four destroyed families and lots of pain and suffering. The death of two terrorists was...

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Pakistan is bound to energise its dirty tricks department in J&K

Pakistan is bound to energise its dirty tricks department in J&K

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 09 Mar , 2015

Every year on February, 5, Pakistan plays out a charade of celebrating “Kashmir Day.” This year also the usual functions were held by militant organisations and the usual statements were made....

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Foreign interference in J&K: A challenge for new government

Foreign interference in J&K: A challenge for new government

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Courtesy: www.defenceinfo.com | Date: 05 Feb , 2015

Recent statements by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) indicate that both have agreed upon the shape their coalition, which is likely to be announced soon,...

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It is not for the soldier to demand; it is for the nation to provide

It is not for the soldier to demand; it is for the nation to provide

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 28 Jan , 2015

The country has just celebrated its 66th Republic Day. The ceremony is all about generating a feeling of nationalism. The President, as supreme commander, reviews the Armed Forces and gives the...

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