The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
September 13, 2014
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
China's ambitious goals for the SCO are helped by the imminent addition of three new members.
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
August 29, 2014
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
As past efforts have shown, Modi and Sharif must get personally involved to resolve the long-running dispute.
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
In Pakistan, US & India More Popular Than Extremist Groups
August 29, 2014
In Pakistan, US & India More Popular Than Extremist Groups
Pakistanis have a more favorable view of India and the U.S. than of either the Taliban or al-Qaeda.
In Pakistan, US & India More Popular Than Extremist Groups
India and Pakistan Celebrate Independence
August 16, 2014
India and Pakistan Celebrate Independence
67 years later, Pakistan continues to simmer with violence and uncertainty while India makes slow but steady progress.
India and Pakistan Celebrate Independence
Why Has India’s Prime Minister Gone Silent?
July 31, 2014
Why Has India’s Prime Minister Gone Silent?
Modi’s silence on recent communal tensions can be misconstrued as encouragement.
Why Has India’s Prime Minister Gone Silent?
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
July 24, 2014
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
Plus, Afghanistan's national unity government, the BJP gets strict with its members and more. Mid-week links.
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
July 22, 2014
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
President Xi Jinping and Premier Narendra Modi are seeking a detente. But will it last?
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
July 17, 2014
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
The new bank will require a $10 billion commitment by each nation.
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
India’s Modi Approves Aircraft Carrier Funding
July 11, 2014
India’s Modi Approves Aircraft Carrier Funding
This week Modi agreed to release $3.18 billion to finish construction of India’s first indigenous carrier.
India’s Modi Approves Aircraft Carrier Funding
Why India Must Move Beyond English
July 11, 2014
Why India Must Move Beyond English
India’s obsession with English holds back both its economic development and the quality of its education.
Why India Must Move Beyond English
International Court Rules in Favor of Bangladesh on Maritime Dispute With India
July 10, 2014
International Court Rules in Favor of Bangladesh on Maritime Dispute With India
The two South Asian neighbors resolved a long-standing maritime dispute.
International Court Rules in Favor of Bangladesh on Maritime Dispute With India
Can India Avoid Iraq’s Sectarian Conflict?
June 26, 2014
Can India Avoid Iraq’s Sectarian Conflict?
Around 25,000 Indian Shias have volunteered to travel to Iraq to defend the Shia government in Baghdad.
Can India Avoid Iraq’s Sectarian Conflict?
Is India Building Thermonuclear Weapons?
June 21, 2014
Is India Building Thermonuclear Weapons?
A new uranium enrichment facility is fueling concerns that India is intent on building thermonuclear weapons.
Is India Building Thermonuclear Weapons?
A Clear and Present Danger to India’s Secularism
June 10, 2014
A Clear and Present Danger to India’s Secularism
Narendra Modi presents a multi-faceted challenge to India’s long-cherished secularism.
A Clear and Present Danger to India’s Secularism
Russia Ends Arms Embargo Against Pakistan
June 04, 2014
Russia Ends Arms Embargo Against Pakistan
Although the decision will irk India, it is most likely related to the drawdown of NATO forces in Afghanistan.
Russia Ends Arms Embargo Against Pakistan
Modi is NOT India’s Shinzo Abe
May 27, 2014
Modi is NOT India’s Shinzo Abe
Despite obvious similarities, Modi and Abe differ substantially. Still, Indo-Japanese ties will flourish under them.
Modi is NOT India’s Shinzo Abe
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