Sanjoy Majumder

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Looking Away from Genocide

On March 25, 1971, the Pakistani Army launched a devastating military crackdown on restive Bengalis in what was then East Pakistan. While the slaughter in what would soon become an independent Bangladesh was underway, the C.I.A. and State Department conservatively estimated that roughly two hundred …

Five Years On, Mumbai Terror Masterminds Still at Large

Five years ago, the city of Mumbai was attacked by Pakistani terrorists in the most important terror attack since 9/11. The 10 terrorists’ tactics …

The Complicated Rise of India’s Regional Parties

The “rise” of regional political parties seems to be an eternal theme on the Indian political scene. Indeed, it has become a standard trope of Indian …

From Campa Cola to 2014 polls: The middle class is key to victory - Firstpost

The next general election will be decided by India’s middle class. It is not about new and first-time voters alone, for new voters are there in all …

Hunting Osama bin Laden was women's work

<i>By Robert Windrem,</i> <i>Investigative Reporter, NBC News</i><p>Navy SEALs may have killed Osama bin Laden, but women led them to their prey.<p>Women made up the majority of analysts – at one point all the analysts -- in “Alec Station,” the unit charged with finding Bin Laden, managed the ramp-up at the CIA's …