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How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
June 29, 2019
How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
As the specter of war looms once more over the Middle East, a wary Pakistan calls for restraint.
How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
Is Huawei’s Offer One India Cannot Refuse?
June 28, 2019
Is Huawei’s Offer One India Cannot Refuse?
The beleaguered Chinese tech giant has offered India a “no-backdoor” agreement, but can New Delhi take it at face value?
Is Huawei’s Offer One India Cannot Refuse?
Will Pakistan’s Khan Go After an Opposition Adrift?
June 28, 2019
Will Pakistan’s Khan Go After an Opposition Adrift?
Will Prime Minister Imran Khan go after an indecisive opposition?
Will Pakistan’s Khan Go After an Opposition Adrift?
India at the 2019 G20 Summit: Priorities and Challenges
June 28, 2019
India at the 2019 G20 Summit: Priorities and Challenges
Amid global disarray, India has an opportunity to make its presence felt.
India at the 2019 G20 Summit: Priorities and Challenges
Ghani’s Visit to Pakistan: Questions to Answer
June 27, 2019
Ghani’s Visit to Pakistan: Questions to Answer
The Afghan president is visiting Islamabad with renewed hope but also caution.
Ghani’s Visit to Pakistan: Questions to Answer
Pompeo Optimistic About Peace in Brief Visit to Afghanistan En Route to Asia
June 27, 2019
Pompeo Optimistic About Peace in Brief Visit to Afghanistan En Route to Asia
Talking with the Taliban remains critical, but Pompeo’s optimism seems ungrounded,
Pompeo Optimistic About Peace in Brief Visit to Afghanistan En Route to Asia
Ecological Training Is Empowering India’s Tribal Women
June 26, 2019
Ecological Training Is Empowering India’s Tribal Women
Training for tribal and nontribal forest-dwelling women in the Indian state of Odisha is making a difference.
Ecological Training Is Empowering India’s Tribal Women
Modi 2.0’s China Outreach: Interpreting the Early Signs
June 26, 2019
Modi 2.0’s China Outreach: Interpreting the Early Signs
Few observers in India picked up on the probable significance of Li Xi’s visit to the country.
Modi 2.0’s China Outreach: Interpreting the Early Signs
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
June 25, 2019
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
Sanctions on Iran and the possibility of conflict are jeopardizing Kabul's long-term development plans.
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
Pakistan and the FATF: On Borrowed Time?
June 25, 2019
Pakistan and the FATF: On Borrowed Time?
What are Pakistan’s options at the FATF?
Pakistan and the FATF: On Borrowed Time?
3 Scenarios for India-Pakistan Relations Under Modi 2.0
June 25, 2019
3 Scenarios for India-Pakistan Relations Under Modi 2.0
Can India and Pakistan shift the balance from confrontation to cooperation?
3 Scenarios for India-Pakistan Relations Under Modi 2.0
Trash Mountain: Abandoned Tents Add to Detritus on Mt. Everest
June 25, 2019
Trash Mountain: Abandoned Tents Add to Detritus on Mt. Everest
Along with overcrowding, Mt. Everest is being littered with tents and human waste.
Trash Mountain: Abandoned Tents Add to Detritus on Mt. Everest
India Must Keep Its Eye on the China Challenge in Modi’s Second Term
June 20, 2019
India Must Keep Its Eye on the China Challenge in Modi’s Second Term
In Modi's second term, India needs to be pragmatic and cleareyed about the challenge that Beijing poses for its interests.
India Must Keep Its Eye on the China Challenge in Modi’s Second Term
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
June 19, 2019
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
Ahead of the Modi-Trump meeting at the G-20 and Pompeo’s visit to India, a serious task is set out for New Delhi.
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
US Exit Looms Over Afghanistan Peace Process
June 18, 2019
US Exit Looms Over Afghanistan Peace Process
With expectations of Washington’s exit, other domestic and international players are hedging and calibrating their positions accordingly.
US Exit Looms Over Afghanistan Peace Process
Is Bangladesh Winning in the US-China Trade War?
June 14, 2019
Is Bangladesh Winning in the US-China Trade War?
The implications for Bangladesh of the trade war are significant, if Dhaka can seize opportunities and avoid the pitfalls ahead.
Is Bangladesh Winning in the US-China Trade War?
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