Why was Zalmay Khalilzad’s resignation the right thing to do?
With Khalilzad out of the picture, his successor has the chance to flexibly adapt to the new reality that he inheritedUpdated 9 hours ago
How can Pakistan help international aid efforts for Afghanistan?
The simple disbursement of aid to Afghanistan isn’t enough since such efforts should be sustainableUpdated Oct 15, 2021
What did ISIS-K try to achieve with its Kunduz suicide attack?
ISIS-K’s modus operandi in Afghanistan appears to be the triggering of a sectarian conflict thereUpdated Oct 12, 2021
Why China supposedly taking over Bagram Air Base is fake news
There’s no reason at this point why Chinese troops should be put in harm’s way to fight the ETIM and other terroristsUpdated Oct 07, 2021
The meteoric rise of Bangladesh
The GDP per capita of Bangladesh is close to India and exceeds that of Pakistan.Updated Oct 05, 2021
How the Afghan Taliban achieved their takeover of Afghanistan
For their part, the Taliban strategy revolved largely around encircling and capturing key strongpointsUpdated Oct 05, 2021
PTI’s economic deja vu
The government must realise that external account imbalances cannot be sustainably financed by foreign remittancesUpdated Oct 04, 2021
How to solve Pakistan’s energy crisis
Home grown geothermal power has the potential to give the country a much needed boost in fulfilling its energy demandsUpdated Oct 01, 2021
The importance of improved Russian-Pakistani military relations
Their “military diplomacy” vis-a-vis Afghanistan also occupies a special significance for their respective governmentsUpdated Oct 01, 2021