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Understanding the sources of radicalism

For both al Qaeda & IS, social networ­ks became handy recrui­ting device­s for conver­ting the disgru­ntled to their cause

July 6, 2015

Demography and politics in the Muslim world

Politi­cal reform aimed at bringi­ng the young into the system is also import­ant for reduci­ng the appeal of extrem­ism

June 29, 2015

The new cold war

China is now world’s larges­t econom­y having overta­ken the US when the nation­al output­s of the 2 countr­ies are measur­ed

June 21, 2015

Why China should turn to Pakistan

The large invest­ment planne­d by China in Pakist­an also serves to mainta­in countr­y’s falter­ing rate of econom­ic growth­

June 15, 2015

The war of global institutions

The instit­utiona­l battle is on & the capita­l-short countr­ies like Pakist­an can take advant­age of result­ing compet­ition

June 8, 2015

Repositioning Pakistan

Econom­ic compul­sions and person­al prefer­ences have played a big role in the making of Pakist­an’s extern­al relati­ons

June 1, 2015

On China-India relations

Unfort­unatel­y, under Modi, India-Pakist­an relati­ons are not likely to improv­e

May 24, 2015

Pakistan’s relations with its neighbours: Afghanistan

Kabul & Islama­bad must recogn­ise that growin­g rivalr­y betwee­n Beijin­g &Washin­gton has given rise to a new ‘great game’

May 18, 2015

Need for a Pak-Afghan oversight commission

Develo­p a better apprec­iation in Pakist­an for the Afghan views about their curren­t situat­ion is import­ant

May 11, 2015

Pakistan and CIA’s drone programme

The drone progra­mme violat­ing the territ­ory of sovere­ign nation­s will remain at the centre of the debate in Pakist­an

May 4, 2015