Articles By Dr V Balasubramaniyan

Emerging Threat of Grassroots Terrorism and Lone Wolf Actors in India

Emerging Threat of Grassroots Terrorism and Lone Wolf Actors in India

By: Dr V Balasubramaniyan | Issue: Vol. 31.4 Oct-Dec 2016 | Date: 20 Dec , 2016

Grassroots terrorism which is defined as organisational de-evolution of terrorist groups into single actor or small actor networks is one of the recent phenomena witnessed in larger and older...

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Islamic State: The New Brand of Terrorism in India

Islamic State: The New Brand of Terrorism in India

By: Dr V Balasubramaniyan | Issue: Vol. 31.2 Apr-Jun 2016 | Date: 11 Aug , 2016

Competition among fundamentalist groups could push each of them to outdo others who would evolve in a constant state of ‘one-upmanship’. There are already strong indications of such a threat...

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Splintering Naxalism in India: Maoism or Money?

Splintering Naxalism in India: Maoism or Money?

By: Dr V Balasubramaniyan | Issue: Vol. 30.4 Oct-Dec 2015 | Date: 31 Jan , 2016

Inter-group rivalry has a multi-dimensional impact both at strategic and tactical levels. These groups rewrite state boundaries as they attempt to control areas under different states, thus...

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Kidnap for Ransom and Linkages to Terrorism Finance in India

Kidnap for Ransom and Linkages to Terrorism Finance in India

By: Dr V Balasubramaniyan | Issue: Courtesy: Aakrosh | Date: 23 Jun , 2015

India’s tryst with contemporary terrorism started with the birth of the Khalistani movement in Punjab, which was followed by insurgency in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. On the other...

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