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Where did Indians Come From, Part 4: How Unique is Indian Society?
February 12, 2019
Where did Indians Come From, Part 4: How Unique is Indian Society?
The human diversity of the Indian subcontinent is truly amazing.
Where did Indians Come From, Part 4: How Unique is Indian Society?
Understanding Russia’s Motivations in Hosting Inter-Afghan Talks
February 12, 2019
Understanding Russia’s Motivations in Hosting Inter-Afghan Talks
Why is Russia keen on taking center stage as Afghanistan enters a new phase?
Understanding Russia’s Motivations in Hosting Inter-Afghan Talks
Foreign Aid Groups Accuse Indian Government of Impeding Work
February 09, 2019
Foreign Aid Groups Accuse Indian Government of Impeding Work
In India, international aid organizations are defiant in the face of bureaucratic setbacks.
Foreign Aid Groups Accuse Indian Government of Impeding Work
India and Saudi Arabia Move Beyond Energy
February 08, 2019
India and Saudi Arabia Move Beyond Energy
Mohammed bin Salman’s upcoming visit to India could be a watershed moment in boosting defense and security cooperation.
India and Saudi Arabia Move Beyond Energy
Former Maldives President Charged With Corruption, Money-Laundering
February 07, 2019
Former Maldives President Charged With Corruption, Money-Laundering
Maldivian police have sought to file charges against Abdulla Yameen.
Former Maldives President Charged With Corruption, Money-Laundering
Arresting India's Drift on Afghanistan
February 07, 2019
Arresting India's Drift on Afghanistan
India has been relegated to the status of a reactive power in Afghanistan.
Arresting India's Drift on Afghanistan
Why Is Nepal Sticking up for Venezuela’s Maduro?
February 07, 2019
Why Is Nepal Sticking up for Venezuela’s Maduro?
In a faraway political crisis, Nepal has chosen China’s preferred side over the United States’.
Why Is Nepal Sticking up for Venezuela’s Maduro?
India-Bhutan Relations: Leveraging Ladakh
February 05, 2019
India-Bhutan Relations: Leveraging Ladakh
With Bhutan maturing as a democratic country, India should take this opportunity to further strengthen ties.
India-Bhutan Relations: Leveraging Ladakh
Taliban to Take Part in ‘Intra-Afghan’ Talks in Moscow
February 05, 2019
Taliban to Take Part in ‘Intra-Afghan’ Talks in Moscow
The Taliban will be talking with opposition politicians and tribal elders – but not representatives of the government in Kabul.
Taliban to Take Part in ‘Intra-Afghan’ Talks in Moscow
Pakistan’s Pashtun Rights Movement Suffers First Casualty
February 05, 2019
Pakistan’s Pashtun Rights Movement Suffers First Casualty
A year after the PTM took shape, one of its leaders has been killed and frustration is growing.
Pakistan’s Pashtun Rights Movement Suffers First Casualty
Why Saudi Arabia Joining CPEC Matters
February 02, 2019
Why Saudi Arabia Joining CPEC Matters
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, while a bilateral project, has ample space for additional partners to invest.
Why Saudi Arabia Joining CPEC Matters
How India’s Indigenous Peoples Have Reacted to Formal Religion
February 01, 2019
How India’s Indigenous Peoples Have Reacted to Formal Religion
The interaction between formal religion and India’s Adivasi population represents a source of change.
How India’s Indigenous Peoples Have Reacted to Formal Religion
Can the BJP Hold on to Power?
February 01, 2019
Can the BJP Hold on to Power?
Narendra Modi’s chances of returning to power in 2019 fall as a major poll predicts a hung parliament.
Can the BJP Hold on to Power?
Are Tamil Nadu’s Dravidian Parties on a Terminal Decline?
January 31, 2019
Are Tamil Nadu’s Dravidian Parties on a Terminal Decline?
The struggle to claim Tamil identity will redefine both Tamil nationalism and Tamil Nadu in years to come.
Are Tamil Nadu’s Dravidian Parties on a Terminal Decline?
Don't Write Off India's Pre-Election Budget Session Just Yet
January 30, 2019
Don't Write Off India's Pre-Election Budget Session Just Yet
The upcoming Indian budget session may yet see major movement on legislation. Don't count it out.
Don't Write Off India's Pre-Election Budget Session Just Yet
Pakistan Supreme Court Upholds Acquittal of Aasia Bibi
January 30, 2019
Pakistan Supreme Court Upholds Acquittal of Aasia Bibi
The acquittal frees Aasia Bibi to leave Pakistan, where she has come under threats from extremists.
Pakistan Supreme Court Upholds Acquittal of Aasia Bibi
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