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What Russia’s Changing Role in South Asia Means for Pakistan
January 20, 2018
What Russia’s Changing Role in South Asia Means for Pakistan
Russia's embrace of Pakistan should be viewed through the lens of the Afghan security crisis.
What Russia’s Changing Role in South Asia Means for Pakistan
Eastern India's Embrace of China
January 20, 2018
Eastern India's Embrace of China
West Bengal, in particular, is seeing growing interest from China.
Eastern India's Embrace of China
Tramadol: The Dangerous Opioid From India
January 19, 2018
Tramadol: The Dangerous Opioid From India
The United States need to work closely with India to ensure tramadol misuse does not escalate at home.
Tramadol: The Dangerous Opioid From India
Bangladesh Adds Third Gender Option to Voter Forms
January 19, 2018
Bangladesh Adds Third Gender Option to Voter Forms
A small step forward for hijra rights.
Bangladesh Adds Third Gender Option to Voter Forms
India Takes a Step Toward Decriminalizing Homosexuality
January 13, 2018
India Takes a Step Toward Decriminalizing Homosexuality
India's Supreme Court is reconsidering a ban on gay sex, bringing hope to the marginalized LGBTQ community.
India Takes a Step Toward Decriminalizing Homosexuality
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
January 11, 2018
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
There's much more to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor than the rosy headlines touting friendship between Islamabad and Beijing.
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
What the Kulbhushan Jadhav Saga Reveals About India and Pakistan’s Balochistan Problems
January 11, 2018
What the Kulbhushan Jadhav Saga Reveals About India and Pakistan’s Balochistan Problems
India’s Quint published and deleted a story alleging that Jadhav was indeed spying for India. What does that tell us?
What the Kulbhushan Jadhav Saga Reveals About India and Pakistan’s Balochistan Problems
A Blueprint for Ending India's Naxal Rebellion
January 09, 2018
A Blueprint for Ending India's Naxal Rebellion
New Delhi should look at the Colombia peace deal as a model for bringing peace to its heartland.
A Blueprint for Ending India's Naxal Rebellion
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
January 09, 2018
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
Will Trump succeed where previous U.S. presidents have failed?
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
The Coming India-Russia Split
January 09, 2018
The Coming India-Russia Split
Shifting geopolitical dynamics, especially the rise of China, spell trouble for this long-standing relationship.
The Coming India-Russia Split
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
January 05, 2018
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
Kabul and Islamabad have long requested China help them settle their differences.
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
What Will the Trump Administration's Decision to Withhold Aid From Pakistan Really Accomplish?
January 05, 2018
What Will the Trump Administration's Decision to Withhold Aid From Pakistan Really Accomplish?
The Trump administration makes good on its threats to cut Pakistan off. What happens next?
What Will the Trump Administration's Decision to Withhold Aid From Pakistan Really Accomplish?
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
January 05, 2018
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
According to regional reports, China is set to build an Afghan military outpost in Badakhshan.
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
January 04, 2018
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
Pakistan's move to legitimize jirga justice will have dire consequences for the country's women.
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
January 04, 2018
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
Voices critical of the government and religious extremism face the threat of abduction -- or worse.
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
January 02, 2018
Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
The meeting underlines growing military-to-military ties.
Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
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