January, 2019

  • 14 January

    Trade War Bad news for South Asia

    South Asia runs the grave risk of becoming caught in the US-China turf war and being forced into non-inclusive and unbalanced trade relations.

  • 14 January

    If General Rawat Can Talk to Taliban, Why Not to Kashmiris?

    The Indian Army chief rejects unconditional talks with separatists and militants in Indian-administered Kashmir, asserting that any talks in the Valley will be ‘on our terms’. That is plain hypocrisy.

  • 7 January

    Hydro-Powering Peace in South Asia

    Policymakers in South Asia should consider that while proximate environmental conflicts are the key impediments to region's hydro projects, environmental factors can also be instrumental in building lasting peace.

  • 3 January

    Is the Modi Charisma Fading?

    Leaders like Narendra Modi run the danger of becoming their own nemesis.

September, 2018

  • 23 September

    India’s Warmonger-in-Chief

    India's dramatic U-turn on talks with Pakistan and its army chiefs bellicose language against Islamabad has pushed volatile South Asia towards renewed tensions and uncertainty.

August, 2018

  • 30 August

    Eurasian Real Politik

    As a concept Eurasianism encourages prevalence of regional relations over distanced ones, the SCO platform holds a promise for stability and options for negotiated resolution of crises for both Pakistan and India.

July, 2018

  • 10 July

    India Should Not Use Water Crisis to Justify River Linking

    Modi’s government should focus on local solutions and stronger governance rather than build large dams and river diversions, argues Ashok Swain.

May, 2018

  • 12 May

    View from India: It’s Not About the Nuclear Deal

    The U.S. won’t ease the terms of sanctions on Iran, as the goal is regime change in Tehran.

April, 2018

  • 22 April

    Kashmir Water Crisis Hits At Its Staple: Rice

    As water levels have plummeted on the back of a winter that saw low snowfall and rainfall, the state government is urging local cultivators not to plant paddy this year.

February, 2018

  • 25 February

    Sridevi’s Death Shocks South Asia and Beyond

    Death of Sridevi in Dubai leaves her admirers across South Asia and beyond in disbelief and shock as the outpouring of grief continues.