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What’s Behind the Taliban’s Major Gains in Northern Afghanistan?
May 18, 2017
What’s Behind the Taliban’s Major Gains in Northern Afghanistan?
Why have the Taliban been able to make inroads in northern Afghanistan?
What’s Behind the Taliban’s Major Gains in Northern Afghanistan?
The Death Penalty in South Asia
May 18, 2017
The Death Penalty in South Asia
Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka have effectively abolished capital punishment. The rest of South Asia hasn't.
The Death Penalty in South Asia
India-Gulf Ties in the Spotlight
May 18, 2017
India-Gulf Ties in the Spotlight
India's ties with Gulf states have evolved noticeably over the past decade.
India-Gulf Ties in the Spotlight
Understanding China’s ‘Master Plan' for Pakistan
May 18, 2017
Understanding China’s ‘Master Plan' for Pakistan
Which country stands to gain the most from the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
Understanding China’s ‘Master Plan' for Pakistan
Modi’s Strategic Foreign Policy Vision: A Glass Half Full
May 17, 2017
Modi’s Strategic Foreign Policy Vision: A Glass Half Full
Modi has made strides on a geoeconomic vision, but India still lacks a clear geopolitical strategy.
Modi’s Strategic Foreign Policy Vision: A Glass Half Full
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
May 16, 2017
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
Nearly five years after a brutal gang rape shook India, how has the Indian justice system dealt with rape?
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
India's Supreme Court Wades Into Controversial 'Triple Talaq' Practice
May 16, 2017
India's Supreme Court Wades Into Controversial 'Triple Talaq' Practice
The apex court in India takes the issue of triple talaq head-on.
India's Supreme Court Wades Into Controversial 'Triple Talaq' Practice
Nepal Joined the Belt and Road. What Does That Mean for India?
May 15, 2017
Nepal Joined the Belt and Road. What Does That Mean for India?
How should India respond to its neighbors' embrace of China's "Belt and Road"?
Nepal Joined the Belt and Road. What Does That Mean for India?
Pakistan's Military Deletes a Controversial Tweet, Raising Questions
May 13, 2017
Pakistan's Military Deletes a Controversial Tweet, Raising Questions
Did the Pakistani military roll back its decision that rejected the civilian government’s assessment in a leaks inquiry?
Pakistan's Military Deletes a Controversial Tweet, Raising Questions
Justice for Bangladesh: Pakistan's Little-Remembered Promise
May 11, 2017
Justice for Bangladesh: Pakistan's Little-Remembered Promise
In 1973, Pakistan promised to try members of its armed forces for war crimes committed in Bangladesh.
Justice for Bangladesh: Pakistan's Little-Remembered Promise
Is India Really 'Winning Its War' on Open Defecation?
May 09, 2017
Is India Really 'Winning Its War' on Open Defecation?
The "Clean India" campaign may have good results on paper, but the reality does not match the numbers.
Is India Really 'Winning Its War' on Open Defecation?
What's Driving Russia-Pakistan Cooperation on Afghanistan?
May 09, 2017
What's Driving Russia-Pakistan Cooperation on Afghanistan?
A shared willingness to embrace the Taliban, plus suspicions about the U.S. role, bring Moscow and Islamabad together.
What's Driving Russia-Pakistan Cooperation on Afghanistan?
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
May 08, 2017
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
Pakistan claims to have killed 50 Afghan security personnel -- a claim strongly denied by Afghanistan.
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
May 08, 2017
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
Tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad persist. The question is if both sides can avoid escalation.
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
How Hindi Came to Dominate India
May 06, 2017
How Hindi Came to Dominate India
A look back at how Hindi came to supersede both English and India's many regional languages.
How Hindi Came to Dominate India
India-Israel Ties: Not Just About Defense
May 05, 2017
India-Israel Ties: Not Just About Defense
India's blooming relationship with Israel also encompasses trade, agriculture, technology, and tourism.
India-Israel Ties: Not Just About Defense
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