The Kaoboys of RandAW: Down Memory Lane

The Kaoboys of RandAW: Down Memory Lane

by B. Raman


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ISBN-13: 9780979617430
Publisher: Lancer InterConsult, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/01/2007
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

B Raman joined the Indian Police Service in 1961. Served in Madhya Pradesh as a police officer from November, 1962 to July, 1967. Joined the External Intelligence Division of the Intelligence Bureau of the Govt of India in July, 1967. Moved over to the Research & Analysis Wing (R&AW) of the Cabinet Secretariat, Govt. of India, when it was created in September, 1968, by bifurcating the Intelligence Bureau. The R&AW is the external intelligence agency of the Government of India. Served as the head of the Counter-Terrorism Division of the R&AW from 1988 to 1994. Retired as Additional Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India, on August 31, 1994.Was a member of the Special Task Force appointed by the Government of India in 2000 for Revamping the Intelligence Apparatus. Was a member of the National Security Advisory Board (NSAB) of the Government of India from July, 2000 to December, 2002. Was a member of the Working Group on Terrorism of the Council on Security Co-operation Asia Pacific (CSCAP) in 2002 and 2005. Testified on Terrorism before the US House Armed Services Committee in June, 2002, and a sub-committee of the House International Relations Committee in October, 2003.Honorary member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Indian Defence Review, a quarterly published from New Delhi. Author of four books-Intelligence: Past, Present & Future, A Terrorist State As A Frontline Ally, the Kaoboys of R&AW: Down Memory Lane and Terrorism: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow-all published by Lancer Publishers of New Delhi. Kaoboys of R&AW was the most reviewed book of 2007. Writes regularly. On the guest lecturer faculty of many training institutions of the police and the army. Presently, Director, Institute For Topical Studies, Chennai. Also associated with the South Asia Analysis Group (SAAG) of New Delhi ( and the Chennai Centre For China Studies.

Table of Contents

Preface     VII
Angry & Bitter     1
Bangladesh & The Kaoboys     7
Meet Mr.Kao     24
India's North-East     29
The Foreign Hand     39
The Emergency     49
Under A Cloud     54
From Negative To Positive     62
Indira Gandhi Back In Power     71
The Khalistani Terrorism     83
The Assassination Of Indira Gandhi     99
Kao As Senior Adviser     114
Terrorism Continues In Punjab     138
Geneva And Bofors     168
Rajiv Gandhi & R&AW     189
Under V.P.Singh & Chandra Shekhar     215
The Assassination Of Rajiv Gandhi     235
Terrorism And Karma     245
Looking To The Future     283
Index     289

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