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India’s War on Urdu
July 15, 2019
India’s War on Urdu
Urdu is a long-time part of Indian culture, not an alien presence to be purged.
India’s War on Urdu
Afghanistan’s Bloody Peace Process
July 08, 2019
Afghanistan’s Bloody Peace Process
Even as officials continue to talk peace, violence has surged in Afghanistan.
Afghanistan’s Bloody Peace Process
India’s Response to China’s Cyber Attacks
July 03, 2019
India’s Response to China’s Cyber Attacks
Among enduring rivals, sometimes less of a response is more – but only in the short term.
India’s Response to China’s Cyber Attacks
Pakistan and the Politics of Polio
June 27, 2019
Pakistan and the Politics of Polio
After each political transition, polio cases spike. This year, that trend seems to be getting worse.
Pakistan and the Politics of Polio
US-India Ties in Modi's Second Term: Charting a New Course?
June 26, 2019
US-India Ties in Modi's Second Term: Charting a New Course?
Richard Rossow speaks to The Diplomat about U.S.-India ties.
US-India Ties in Modi's Second Term: Charting a New Course?
US-India Relations at the Crossroads
June 24, 2019
US-India Relations at the Crossroads
Can the growing U.S.-India partnership survive ‘America First’?
US-India Relations at the Crossroads
Islamic State Comes for South Asia
June 18, 2019
Islamic State Comes for South Asia
The Islamic State has completed its shift from Middle East to South Asia.
Islamic State Comes for South Asia
11 Years on, Has Nepal’s Republic Succeeded?
June 14, 2019
11 Years on, Has Nepal’s Republic Succeeded?
Pessimism about Nepal’s politics is common, despite significant changes since the declaration of the republic in 2008.
11 Years on, Has Nepal’s Republic Succeeded?
Waigal, Afghanistan: ‘This War Will Never End Here’
June 13, 2019
Waigal, Afghanistan: ‘This War Will Never End Here’
In Afghanistan’s “Land of Light,” the Taliban-government war is as much personal blood feud as political conflict.
Waigal, Afghanistan: ‘This War Will Never End Here’
India’s Ailing Health Sector
June 12, 2019
India’s Ailing Health Sector
Poor quality (yet expensive) healthcare is becoming a national crisis for India.
India’s Ailing Health Sector
'Study in India' and India's African Dilemma
June 10, 2019
'Study in India' and India's African Dilemma
An ambitious initiative clashes with a regressive mindset.
'Study in India' and India's African Dilemma
India’s Election: Ghosts in the Machine?
June 07, 2019
India’s Election: Ghosts in the Machine?
Allegations of tampering with electoral voting machines are sowing seeds of discord in Indian politics.
India’s Election: Ghosts in the Machine?
Is Pakistan Headed for Political Crisis?
June 04, 2019
Is Pakistan Headed for Political Crisis?
The government (and military) may have miscalculated in their attempt to take down a popular judge.
Is Pakistan Headed for Political Crisis?
Afghanistan’s Other War
June 04, 2019
Afghanistan’s Other War
In Kabul, the war on crime is becoming just as pressing – and as endless – as the war on terror.
Afghanistan’s Other War
India's BIMSTEC Gambit
May 31, 2019
India's BIMSTEC Gambit
With SAARC stalled, India is turning to BIMSTEC to center its foreign policy.
India's BIMSTEC Gambit
A Man on a Mission to Save India's Sparrows
May 29, 2019
A Man on a Mission to Save India's Sparrows
Sparrows are threatened with extinction. One lawyer from Uttar Pradesh is trying to prevent that.
A Man on a Mission to Save India's Sparrows
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