Militarism & Pakistan

Militarism & Pakistan

India’s western neighbour has lost the art of being a nation.... Continue Reading »

No compromise

No compromise

India cannot support China in its grab of the seas.... Continue Reading »

Sea of troubles

Sea of troubles

The PCA has dealt a body-blow to China’s Great Power ambitions.... Continue Reading »

Dacca & before

Dacca & before

The Islamic State requires a containment strategy whose first application brought down the Soviet Union.... Continue Reading »

Spread the risk

Spread the risk

All eggs in one basket is scarcely sensible foreign policy.... Continue Reading »

Post al-Baghdadi

Post al-Baghdadi

The death of the Islamic State leader provides an opportunity for peace in the Middle East and diminished terrorism worldwide.... Continue Reading »

Soft state?

Soft state?

India must enforce its interests in foreign territories.... Continue Reading »

Rotten Apple

Rotten Apple

Individual privacy cannot supersede genuine concerns of national security.... Continue Reading »

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 »