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China Buys Hambantota Port: Should India Be Concerned?
July 29, 2017
China Buys Hambantota Port: Should India Be Concerned?
The deal assuaged some Indian concerns, but China's economic dominance over Sri Lanka is still a worry.
China Buys Hambantota Port: Should India Be Concerned?
Nepal's Federalism Is in Jeopardy
July 28, 2017
Nepal's Federalism Is in Jeopardy
Nepal's 2015 Constitution provides a federal structure, but in practice decentralization is being stalled.
Nepal's Federalism Is in Jeopardy
Unpacking the Myanmar Commander-in-Chief’s Grand India Visit
July 28, 2017
Unpacking the Myanmar Commander-in-Chief’s Grand India Visit
India is deepening military engagement with Myanmar in the hopes of heading off Chinese influence.
Unpacking the Myanmar Commander-in-Chief’s Grand India Visit
Sharif Disqualification to Worsen Civilian-Military Relations in Pakistan
July 28, 2017
Sharif Disqualification to Worsen Civilian-Military Relations in Pakistan
Pakistan's former prime minister argued the case against him was a conspiracy backed by the military's "hidden hand."
Sharif Disqualification to Worsen Civilian-Military Relations in Pakistan
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
July 28, 2017
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
Pakistan's ruling party is teetering on the precipice.
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
July 28, 2017
With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
A Machiavellian move in Bihari politics has jolted India into reckoning with the BJP's true political power.
With Dramatics in Bihar, the BJP’s March to Dominance in Indian Politics Continues
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
July 27, 2017
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
Afghanistan's mineral wealth could help kickstart the economy, but beware of the resource curse.
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
Troop Levels Aren't Afghanistan's Problem. An Increasingly Illegitimate Government Is.
July 26, 2017
Troop Levels Aren't Afghanistan's Problem. An Increasingly Illegitimate Government Is.
Ordinary Afghans are growing ever more pessimistic about the National Unity Government.
Troop Levels Aren't Afghanistan's Problem. An Increasingly Illegitimate Government Is.
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
July 25, 2017
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
India's outreach on counterterrorism to the Philippines marks a significant moment.
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
July 25, 2017
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
Why is Punjab's capital so vulnerable to terrorist attacks?
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
July 24, 2017
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Given current tensions between China and India, New Delhi's inclusion will cause headaches for Beijing.
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
July 24, 2017
Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
To make the ANDSF an effective force, there needs to be some drastic changes.
Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
From Evidence to Policy in India’s Groundwater Crisis
July 22, 2017
From Evidence to Policy in India’s Groundwater Crisis
India has a serious problem with its groundwater. Can it act?
From Evidence to Policy in India’s Groundwater Crisis
Why India Needs to Worry About the Zika Threat
July 22, 2017
Why India Needs to Worry About the Zika Threat
Combating this stealthy menace requires cross-sectoral and interdisciplinary collaboration from the world
Why India Needs to Worry About the Zika Threat
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
July 21, 2017
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
The Belt and Road could help Nepal reduce its economic dependence on India.
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
Looking at Systemic Torture in Sri Lanka
July 21, 2017
Looking at Systemic Torture in Sri Lanka
The Diplomat’s Taylor Dibbert speaks with Frances Harrison of the International Truth and Justice Project.  
Looking at Systemic Torture in Sri Lanka
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