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Declassified: How India Tracked Pakistan’s Development of a Nuclear Device
January 06, 2017
Declassified: How India Tracked Pakistan’s Development of a Nuclear Device
Newly declassified documents reveal how New Delhi tracked Islamabad’s pursuit of a nuclear device.
Declassified: How India Tracked Pakistan’s Development of a Nuclear Device
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
December 27, 2016
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
The thought of a failed nuclear-armed state next door is worrying India more and more.
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
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
India, Afghanistan Plan Air Link to Bypass Pakistan for Trade
December 06, 2016
India, Afghanistan Plan Air Link to Bypass Pakistan for Trade
The air cargo link is expected to unleash the potential of trade between India and Afghanistan.
India, Afghanistan Plan Air Link to Bypass Pakistan for Trade
Did Donald Trump Just Raise the Odds of War Between India and Pakistan With One Phone Call?
December 01, 2016
Did Donald Trump Just Raise the Odds of War Between India and Pakistan With One Phone Call?
Let's talk about Donald Trump's first phone call with Pakistan's prime minister.
Did Donald Trump Just Raise the Odds of War Between India and Pakistan With One Phone Call?
The 3 Big Challenges Facing Pakistan Next Army Chief
November 27, 2016
The 3 Big Challenges Facing Pakistan Next Army Chief
Pakistan’s next military chief faces a wide range of challenges on both the domestic and external fronts.  
The 3 Big Challenges Facing Pakistan Next Army Chief
An India-Israel Entente
November 26, 2016
An India-Israel Entente
An open relationship with Israel serves India well and it's about time Tel Aviv gets the recognition it deserves from New Delhi.
An India-Israel Entente
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
Donald Trump Won. Prepare For Uncharted Geopolitical Waters in Asia
November 09, 2016
Donald Trump Won. Prepare For Uncharted Geopolitical Waters in Asia
The election of Trump may herald the end of the postwar order.
Donald Trump Won. Prepare For Uncharted Geopolitical Waters in Asia
Narendra Modi's Guns vs. Butter Approach to Terror From Pakistan
October 24, 2016
Narendra Modi's Guns vs. Butter Approach to Terror From Pakistan
The Indian prime minister's response to Pakistani provocations has been remarkably well balanced.
Narendra Modi's Guns vs. Butter Approach to Terror From Pakistan
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
October 10, 2016
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
India cannot easily and will not abrogate the Indus Waters Treaty.
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
India Wants to Get a Drone Deal in With the US Before the Election
October 06, 2016
India Wants to Get a Drone Deal in With the US Before the Election
New Delhi wants to seal the deal on Predator drones before Obama leaves office.
India Wants to Get a Drone Deal in With the US Before the Election
Imagining South Asia Without Pakistan
October 06, 2016
Imagining South Asia Without Pakistan
What are the geopolitical advantages and disadvantages of there being no Pakistan?
Imagining South Asia Without Pakistan
South Asia’s New Strategic Reality
October 05, 2016
South Asia’s New Strategic Reality
The Modi government in India has set clear terms for South Asian strategic stability.
South Asia’s New Strategic Reality
One Step Further: It's Time for SAARC to Expel Pakistan
September 29, 2016
One Step Further: It's Time for SAARC to Expel Pakistan
South Asian regionalism can't progress as long as Pakistan's provocations toward India bog down SAARC.
One Step Further: It's Time for SAARC to Expel Pakistan
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