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POLITICS

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India, Pakistan, ICJ, Kulbhushan Jadhav verdict

What the media isn't telling you about Kulbhushan Jadhav in the aftermath of ICJ judgment

The former Indian naval officer remains under lock and key, unaware of international legal battles being waged on his behalf by his country.

POLITICS

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Pakistan, China, India, OBOR

OBOR: Why India needn't worry about China

The post-1990s India is far more self-confident and has a number of strategic and economic options.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Diplomacy, ICJ, The Hague, Pakistan

Don't start chest-thumping over Kulbhushan Jadhav's ICJ 'victory' just yet

It is high time we regulate peacetime espionage; we can make a beginning by giving the accused the right to consular access.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  7-minute read
Pakistan, India, ICJ, Kulbhushan Jadhav

Indian media shouldn't dare Pakistan to kill Kulbhushan Jadhav

In this game of political one-upmanship, the provisional legal points scored at The Hague might suffer a setback if we aren't careful.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Pakistan, ICJ, Kulbhushan Jadhav

ICJ verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav may change India-Pakistan ties for good

Contrary to commonly held belief, multilateral mediation to resolve thorny bilateral disputes could work in New Delhi’s favour.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Dawn, PoK, CPEC, China

Is China colonising Pakistan? CPEC ‘master plan’ suggests bad news for India

Respected English news daily Dawn has ‘exposed’ Beijing’s not-so-noble imperial intentions.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
India, Terrorism, Pakistan, Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed, 26/11 mastermind, it seems has outgrown Pakistan

Islamabad admitting that he is fanning terror looks like nothing but another round of eyewash.

POLITICS

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Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir, Line of control, Pakistan

Why no one talks about the miserable lives of civilians on the LoC

Their frequent cross-border firing rarely get the attention they deserve.

POLITICS

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India-pak ties, Afghanistan, Terrorism, Pakistan

How India, Iran and Afghanistan can take on common terror villain Pakistan

Pakistan has no one in the region except China to extend support in pursuit of its destructive designs.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Terrorism, Iran, Pakistan

Pakistan stands isolated as the chief exporter of terrorism

New Delhi should build on this regional convergence to carve out a sustained policy against Islamabad.