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POLITICS

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Afghanistan, US, Trump, Pakistan

Why India shouldn't rejoice over Donald Trump's attack on 'deceitful' Pakistan

For New Delhi, it is important to take care of its security and not depend on anyone else to fight its battles.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  4-minute read
Diplomacy, Chabahar port, Afghanistan, India

What is India's role in Chabahar port?

For Iran, the development of the Chabahar port with international assistance is a highly symbolic move to let the US know that Tehran is no longer isolated.

POLITICS

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Afghanistan, United States, Pakistan, Donald Trump

How US and India can join hands to tame Pakistan

Trump can play the India card to make Islamabad follow through on promises.

POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Afghanistan, OROB, Nuclear deal, Donald Trump

Donald Trump's Iran gamble could hit India too

New Delhi's bid to counter the One Belt One Road by creating transportation linkages through the Iranian ports is at stake.

POLITICS

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Donald Trump, Terrorism, Afghanistan, Pakistan

Pakistan can't blame India or US for its failures in Afghanistan

The neighbouring country has spoilt its chances of making a difference in Kabul by supporting terror.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Pakistan, Afghanistan, US, India

Trump's new South Asia strategy: How India became part of 'solution' to Afghan problem

The biggest challenge though is expected to arise from the infamously inconsistent and utilitarian US president.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Afghanistan, Jim Mattis, Indo-US Ties, Modi-Trump

Jim Mattis visit: Why India matters to US

The long-time friend of India is sending all the right signals about the priorities of the Trump administration.

POLITICS

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Afghanistan, Donald Trump, America, Pakistan

Afpak policy: How America should cut Pakistan to size

For all their bluster and bravado, the Pakistanis don’t really have a stomach for eating grass.

POLITICS

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China, Pakistan, Afghanistan, US

Trump's Af-Pak policy is an opportunity for India

Indian forces, instead of being 'reactive', can proactively fight terrorism at its roots to completely eliminate the menace with US support.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read