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The only thing reminding of the November 26, 2008 attacks in the Taj Majal Palace hotel is this fountain, which is placed behind a window at one corner of the hotel's lobby. The names of those 33 people killed in the hotel are listed on the left-hand side. All together 166 people were killed in the attack that lasted for four days.

26/11, India and Terrorism

Yesterday I talked to a senior professor here at the University of Mumbai. Professor Uttara Sahasrabuddhe teaches political science and International relations. The focus of our talks were Indo-Pakistani relations and the significance of the 2008 terrorist attack on Mumbai, also referred to as “26/11”, which left 166 people killed and over 300 injured after […]