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India’s Former Foreign Minister, Sushma Swaraj, Dies at 67
August 07, 2019
India’s Former Foreign Minister, Sushma Swaraj, Dies at 67
Her five-year tenure at the External Affairs Ministry was the capstone of a lengthy political career.
India’s Former Foreign Minister, Sushma Swaraj, Dies at 67
The Problem With Sri Lanka’s New ‘False News’ Law
August 07, 2019
The Problem With Sri Lanka’s New ‘False News’ Law
Sri Lanka doesn’t need more laws. It needs to use the laws currently on its books responsibly.
The Problem With Sri Lanka’s New ‘False News’ Law
The End of Article 370: How Pakistan Surrendered Kashmir
August 06, 2019
The End of Article 370: How Pakistan Surrendered Kashmir
Pakistan’s long-time approach to the dispute leaves little room for objecting to the Modi government’s power play.
The End of Article 370: How Pakistan Surrendered Kashmir
Khalilzad Hails 'Excellent Progress' in Talks With the Taliban
August 06, 2019
Khalilzad Hails 'Excellent Progress' in Talks With the Taliban
Meanwhile, the UN mission in Afghanistan says civilian casualties spiked in July as violence continues.
Khalilzad Hails 'Excellent Progress' in Talks With the Taliban
The Modi Government Scraps Kashmir's Special Status: What Now?
August 05, 2019
The Modi Government Scraps Kashmir's Special Status: What Now?
Modi alters the Kashmir dynamic.
The Modi Government Scraps Kashmir's Special Status: What Now?
US Push for New Military Agreement Runs Into Fierce Opposition in Sri Lanka
August 02, 2019
US Push for New Military Agreement Runs Into Fierce Opposition in Sri Lanka
Negotiations over a renewed Status of Forces Agreement sparked local concerns about a possible U.S. base.
US Push for New Military Agreement Runs Into Fierce Opposition in Sri Lanka
Women Are Critical to Building a Lasting Peace in Afghanistan
August 02, 2019
Women Are Critical to Building a Lasting Peace in Afghanistan
Women are critical to the everyday peacebuilding activities necessary to put any peace agreement into effective practice.
Women Are Critical to Building a Lasting Peace in Afghanistan
Is Universal Health Coverage Finally Gaining a Foothold in Pakistan?
August 02, 2019
Is Universal Health Coverage Finally Gaining a Foothold in Pakistan?
Is the provision of healthcare services improving?
Is Universal Health Coverage Finally Gaining a Foothold in Pakistan?
No, India Isn’t a ‘Major Non-NATO Ally’ of the United States
August 01, 2019
No, India Isn’t a ‘Major Non-NATO Ally’ of the United States
It’s important to get the terminology right in the U.S.-India defense relationship.
No, India Isn’t a ‘Major Non-NATO Ally’ of the United States
Easter Bombings Damaged Sri Lanka Economy Beyond Tourism
July 31, 2019
Easter Bombings Damaged Sri Lanka Economy Beyond Tourism
While a huge share of job losses were in the tourism sector, they've rippled through many other industries.
Easter Bombings Damaged Sri Lanka Economy Beyond Tourism
Why Has Pakistan Set Up an FATF Cell at the Federal Bureau of Revenue?
July 31, 2019
Why Has Pakistan Set Up an FATF Cell at the Federal Bureau of Revenue?
Pakistan immediately needs to put in place a major reform package to address the forum's concerns.
Why Has Pakistan Set Up an FATF Cell at the Federal Bureau of Revenue?
India Protesters Angry as Alleged Rape Victim Hurt in Car Crash
July 31, 2019
India Protesters Angry as Alleged Rape Victim Hurt in Car Crash
Protesters have taken to the streets of New Delhi demanding an investigation.
India Protesters Angry as Alleged Rape Victim Hurt in Car Crash
Bangladesh's Dengue Outbreak Reaches Epidemic Proportions
July 30, 2019
Bangladesh's Dengue Outbreak Reaches Epidemic Proportions
The record-breaking outbreak is centered on the capital, Dhaka, overwhelming local hospitals.
Bangladesh's Dengue Outbreak Reaches Epidemic Proportions
India, Myanmar Conclude Defense Cooperation Agreement
July 30, 2019
India, Myanmar Conclude Defense Cooperation Agreement
India-Myanmar defense ties continue to deepen.
India, Myanmar Conclude Defense Cooperation Agreement
Kashmir and a Second Modi Government: Press Freedoms Under Siege
July 30, 2019
Kashmir and a Second Modi Government: Press Freedoms Under Siege
In the disputed Muslim-majority region, a muzzled press and attempts to erode the state’s special status provoke anxiety
Kashmir and a Second Modi Government: Press Freedoms Under Siege
20 Dead in Attack on Office of Afghan President Ghani's Running Mate
July 30, 2019
20 Dead in Attack on Office of Afghan President Ghani's Running Mate
On the first day of the Afghan campaign season, gunmen attacked the Kabul office of VP candidate Amrullah Saleh.
20 Dead in Attack on Office of Afghan President Ghani's Running Mate
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