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12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
December 31, 2016
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Here's wishing the Asia-Pacific a happy and prosperous new year. Watch these issues in the coming year.
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
December 28, 2016
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
Did 2016 represent a foreign policy turning point for Pakistan?
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
How Pakistan Is Fighting Crime and Corruption With Technology
December 21, 2016
How Pakistan Is Fighting Crime and Corruption With Technology
Pakistan has successfully been using new technology to improve good governance and combat crime in the country.
How Pakistan Is Fighting Crime and Corruption With Technology
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
December 13, 2016
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
Pakistan’s anti-terror campaign faces acute limitations when it comes to action against groups with mass public support.
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
Remembering Junaid Jamshed: From ‘Pakistan Pakistan’ to ‘Medina Medina’
December 13, 2016
Remembering Junaid Jamshed: From ‘Pakistan Pakistan’ to ‘Medina Medina’
Junaid Jamshed was a pop icon, a fashion designer, a businessman – and a devout Islamic preacher.
Remembering Junaid Jamshed: From ‘Pakistan Pakistan’ to ‘Medina Medina’
Pakistan Gets a New Intelligence Chief
December 13, 2016
Pakistan Gets a New Intelligence Chief
Lt. Gen. Naveed Mukhtar will replace Lt. Gen. Rizwan Akhtar at the head of Inter-Services Intelligence.
Pakistan Gets a New Intelligence Chief
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
December 07, 2016
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
Evidence is gathering that India and Afghanistan will band together to counter Pakistan.
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
Juggling Nationalism and Islam: Pakistan Takes on Militants in the FATA
November 21, 2016
Juggling Nationalism and Islam: Pakistan Takes on Militants in the FATA
The Pakistani state must end its support and tolerance of jihadist militants in the country's tribal areas.
Juggling Nationalism and Islam: Pakistan Takes on Militants in the FATA
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
November 14, 2016
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
The streak of attacks in Balochistan underlines Pakistan’s problem with the sectarian groups it used to support.
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
October 31, 2016
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
Disharmony intensifies between Pakistan's judges and its lawyers.
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
What is the Leading Cause of Snow Leopard Killings?
October 25, 2016
What is the Leading Cause of Snow Leopard Killings?
Experts say more than 50 percent of snow leopard killings are retaliation for attacks on livestock.
What is the Leading Cause of Snow Leopard Killings?
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
October 24, 2016
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
"Nation comes first." A new euphemistic refrain emerges in India.
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
The Return of the Maverick Khan
October 23, 2016
The Return of the Maverick Khan
All those who thought Imran Khan was a spent political force may soon be prompted to reconsider.
The Return of the Maverick Khan
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
October 19, 2016
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
As Obama enters his last hundred days in office, Asia remains in flux.
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
Pakistan's Crackdown on Terror Financing: All For Show?
October 18, 2016
Pakistan's Crackdown on Terror Financing: All For Show?
Pakistan's government appears to crack down on financing for proscribed groups, but will the policy make a difference?
Pakistan's Crackdown on Terror Financing: All For Show?
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