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Is the Chinese JH-7 an Answer to the Pakistan Air Force’s Deep Strike Needs?
May 27, 2020

Is the Chinese JH-7 an Answer to the Pakistan Air Force’s Deep Strike Needs?

By Ammad Mailk
Despite its potent display of combat capability during the Balakot standoff, the PAF requires additional platforms to balance against a much larger Indian Air Force.
Afghan Government to Free 900 Prisoners; Taliban May Extend Truce
May 26, 2020

Afghan Government to Free 900 Prisoners; Taliban May Extend Truce

By Associated Press
There are hopes that the prisoner release could lead to new reductions in violence.

Afghanistan Has Another Power-Sharing Deal. Can This One Last?
May 26, 2020

Afghanistan Has Another Power-Sharing Deal. Can This One Last?

By Hadia Haqparast
To avoid another political crisis in Afghanistan, we need to draw lessons from the National Unity Government (NUG).

India’s Leadership in the WHO: What To (and What Not To) Expect
May 26, 2020

India’s Leadership in the WHO: What To (and What Not To) Expect

By Roger C. Liu
How much India is willing to join hands with the West and further pressure China on COVID-19 can determine the course of events.

India’s Second Plague: Locusts
May 25, 2020

India’s Second Plague: Locusts

By Neeta Lal
Already hard-hit by the coronavirus, India’s farmers are also battling a massive invasion of locusts.
Pakistan Jet With 98 Aboard Crashes in Crowded Neighborhood
May 23, 2020

Pakistan Jet With 98 Aboard Crashes in Crowded Neighborhood

By Associated Press
The aircraft crashed in a residential area of Karachi.

Understanding Pakistan’s Take on India-Taliban Talks
May 23, 2020

Understanding Pakistan’s Take on India-Taliban Talks

By Umair Jamal
Will Pakistan support India’s bid to establish ties with the Afghan Taliban?
COVID-19 Lockdown: India Needs Laws to Protect Domestic Workers 
May 23, 2020

COVID-19 Lockdown: India Needs Laws to Protect Domestic Workers 

By Akanksha Khullar
The nationwide lockdown has aggravated the plight of domestic workers in India, and highlighted their lack of adequate rights.

Bridging Strategy and Space: Indian Defense Reforms
May 22, 2020

Bridging Strategy and Space: Indian Defense Reforms

By Nilanthan Niruthan
India’s space ambitions are growing. With that growth, New Delhi's strategy in the space domain will need to evolve, too.

Managing the Coronavirus: What the World Can Learn From Asia-Pacific Responses
May 22, 2020

Managing the Coronavirus: What the World Can Learn From Asia-Pacific Responses

By Eik Swee
What are the dilemmas governments must navigate in responding to the pandemic?

China’s Growing Political Clout in Nepal
May 22, 2020

China’s Growing Political Clout in Nepal

By Kamal Dev Bhattarai
China has, of late, taken an active and quiet interest in Nepal’s domestic politics.
Assessing the Indian Government’s Response to COVID-19
May 22, 2020

Assessing the Indian Government’s Response to COVID-19

By Ankit Panda
Will the Indian government be able to stave off the worst economic consequences of the pandemic?

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