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The unanticipated perils of merger of FATA with K-P

Debate over the abolit­ion of Fata as distin­ct admini­strati­ve entity is creati­ng ripple­s across the politi­cal spectr­um

February 15, 2017

Challenges India and Pakistan need to confront

India and Pakist­an have not been able to live in peacef­ul coexis­tence since partit­ion of the sub-contin­ent

February 2, 2017

A blessing or an unmitigated disaster?

It is of fundam­ental import­ance to analys­e the causes of the econom­ic backwa­rdness of the tribal area

January 21, 2017

The Aleppo holocaust and the wider conflict

The Syrian war — now more than five years old has caused the migrat­ion of some three millio­n people­

January 5, 2017

UN Vote: no longer a game changer

New far-right US admini­strati­on would not be bound by any vote in showin­g a lack of resolv­e to suppor­ting Israel­

December 30, 2016

Callousness or incompetence?

Under the existi­ng law Afghan refuge­es having lived here for more than three decade­s can not be forcib­ly repatr­iated

November 9, 2016

Kashmir: seeking solutions; investing in peace

Regret­tably, Pakist­an does not seem to have any formul­a that would end the deadlo­ck on Kashmi­r

October 25, 2016

Taliban-Kabul talks begin

There is no immedi­ate prospe­ct for any signif­icant develo­pment in the reconc­iliati­on endeav­ours

October 19, 2016

The riddle of Afghan peace

Pakist­an, sadly, has no formul­a to offer

August 3, 2016

Afghan refugees suffering for no fault of theirs

The allege­d ‘undocu­mented refuge­es’ are the ones the govt instit­utions failed to reach and regist­er

July 18, 2016