Palmyra & Brussels

Palmyra & Brussels

Russia is in the forefront of fighting terrorism, not the United States or Europe.... Continue Reading »

Obama & history

Obama & history

The 44th US President leaves behind little to celebrate.... Continue Reading »

Putin’s masterstroke

Putin’s masterstroke

Russia has gained the upper hand in the Syrian crisis.... Continue Reading »

Action time?

Action time?

The fiction of Pakistan’s terrorist non-state actors must be busted.... Continue Reading »

Militarism hurts

Militarism hurts

China must focus on the stalled economy.... Continue Reading »

No trump card

No trump card

The world is not about to end because America conceivably might have a comb-over President.... Continue Reading »

Death of innocence

Death of innocence

1979 is the year when the world changed for the worse.... Continue Reading »

Keep at it

Keep at it

Countering Pakistani terrorism requires long term strategizing.... Continue Reading »

Elusive peace..

Elusive peace..

Talking to the Pakistan army is a bad idea.... Continue Reading »

Iran & goodwill

Iran & goodwill

Peace has a chance in the Middle East finally.... Continue Reading »

Self help.

Self help.

The United States is no help in containing Pakistani terrorism.... Continue Reading »

Let live

Let live

This is no time for Saudi Arabia and Iran to quarrel.... Continue Reading »

Building on Lahore

Building on Lahore

The PM’s detour to Pakistan is welcome.... Continue Reading »

Clean break

Clean break

Terrorism will consume Turkey unless it snaps ties with militant groups.... Continue Reading »

All about leadership

All about leadership

It’s President Obama’s last chance to bring global peace.... Continue Reading »

National self-realization

National self-realization

It is time to cease the narrative of victimhood.... Continue Reading »

Paris & after

Paris & after

Here’s how to finish the Islamic State.... Continue Reading »

A full sea

A full sea

India has taken a sophisticated lunge at China.... Continue Reading »

Pakistan & terror

Pakistan & terror

The Parvez Musharraf interview underlines the rogue nature of the Pakistan military.... Continue Reading »

Give and take

Give and take

India should be sensible about bilateral relations with the United States.... Continue Reading »

No appeasement

No appeasement

The Pakistan army can never accept peace with India.... Continue Reading »

Nation-building

Nation-building

The US must make long-term investments for peace in Afghanistan.... Continue Reading »

Managing Syria

Managing Syria

The Russian intervention on behalf of Bashar Assad should be seen as an opportunity by the US, not a threat.... Continue Reading »

Peace offensive.

Peace offensive.

The US should reconsider troops’ withdrawal from Afghanistan.... Continue Reading »

Three-in-one

Three-in-one

India will have a solid case for veto power joined by Japan and Germany.... Continue Reading »