Justice Markandey Katju: Will the violence in Gaza ever end?

Justice Markandey Katju writes: There was another massacre in Gaza recently. Starving Gazans who crowded around an aid truck bringing in flour to distribute to the desperate hungry populace were slaughtered by Israeli troops. After Hamas’ attack on Israel on October 7 last year, Israel mounted a massive air attack and then a ground invasion of Gaza, which is a small, densely populated strip of land with a population of a little over two million people, resulting in unprecedented destruction of lives, homes, hospitals, and property.

Justice Katju: Nawaz Sharif’s return will set the Pakistani prairie on fire

I had written an article comparing the situation in Pakistan to potentially another Gaza.


A Pakistani friend living in the United Kingdom, with whom I often talk on WhatsApp, and to whom I had sent my article, asked me how I could compare the situation in Pakistan with that in Gaza.

Top Indian American leaders say they stand with Israel after Hamas attack

Standing “firmly” with Israel, top Indian American leaders have condemned the surprise terror attack by the Palestinian Hamas militant group, saying that an “attack on Israel is an attack on America”. Palestinian militants launched the attack on southern Israel on October 7, firing rockets from Gaza as its fighters crossed over the border, killing over hundreds and wounding several others.