December 23, 2013

India's Dangerous Disengagement

Suhasini Haidar, The Hindu

The Associated Press

By putting off bilateral dialogue, India is missing the opportunity to engage with the changing reality of Pakistan’s power structure.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: India, Pakistan


December 18, 2013
Why Does U.S. Only Fear Hypothetical Nukes?
Zachary Keck, Diplomat
In general, the U.S. foreign policy community does not seem overly concerned with existing nuclear stockpiles, particularly when compared with its excessive concerns over the hypothetical ones. This is nothing new: when China was... more ››
December 10, 2013
Why Pakistan Is Still Important to America
The National
When Chuck Hagel, the United States secretary of defence, landed in Pakistan yesterday, it was to a welcome, and a relationship, strained by America’s ongoing drone strikes in the country’s tribal belts. US-Pakistani... more ››
December 12, 2013
Will India's Next Leader Be Banned from U.S.?
John Hudson, FP
A series of elections in India last week has exposed a major diplomatic problem for the U.S. State Department: The man expected to lead the world's largest democracy in 2014 is not legally allowed to enter the United States. The... more ››
December 11, 2013
India Gay Sex Ban a Big Step Backward
Priyamvada Gopal, The Guardian
The Delhi supreme court's decision to uphold a law criminalising homosexuality is a servile adherence to colonial bigotry. more ››
December 19, 2013
India a Great Power? It Sure Doesn't Act Like One
Max Fisher, Wash Post
Indian leaders frequently talk about getting the rest of the world to recognize their country as a world power, often by comparing their country to China. This status-seeking comes in many forms – a national space program,... more ››