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The Unresolved Sino-Indian Border Disputes: Limited Room for Engagement
The Unresolved Sino-Indian Border Disputes: Limited Room for Engagement

India and China have long-standing border issues.  What is the prognosis for resovling it? An analysis by Ho Ting (Bosco) Hung. (01/26/2023)

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Mainstream Development May Not Be One-Size-Fits-All
Mainstream Development May Not Be One-Size-Fits-All

There's more to consider than a Western-only view of development.  By Dilek Nadeem Ghouri. (01/23/2023)

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Century of Blue Economy and Massive Blue Potential of Pakistan
Century of Blue Economy and Massive Blue Potential of Pakistan

Author argues that Pakistan must embrace its potential as a blue economy.  By Arshia Shakeel (01/13/2022)

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The Influence of Global Institions on Pakistan
The Influence of Global Institions on Pakistan

Author argues global institutions have hampered Pakistan's efforts to develop effective policies.  By Sikander Ali. (12/30/2022)

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How do Eurocentric Ideas Influence the Development Policy of Pakistan?
How do Eurocentric Ideas Influence the Development Policy of Pakistan?

Author examines effectiveness of Pakistan’s development policy and Western influences. By Ayesha Yusra. (12/12/2022)

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The Haqeeqi Azadi Long March: Pakistan in Turmoil
The Haqeeqi Azadi Long March: Pakistan in Turmoil

Pakistan's current turbulence.  By Sohail Mahmood. (11/08/2022)

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Is the Rise of Hindu Nationalistic Politics Impacting India's Foreign Policy?
Is the Rise of Hindu Nationalistic Politics Impacting India's Foreign Policy?

Article assesses the influence of growing Hindu Nationalism on India's Foreign Policy conduct.  By Nitya Shukla. (09/15/2022)

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The PMLN Government, Political Uncertainty and Pakistan’s Complex Challenges: A Short Analysis
The PMLN Government, Political Uncertainty and Pakistan’s Complex Challenges: A Short Analysis

Analyzing the current state of Pakistan.  By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. 05/24/2022

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Central Asia: pivoting with the pivot
Central Asia: pivoting with the pivot

What are the geopolitical realites faced by Central Asia today? By Mohammad Ali Zafar. (03/30/2022)

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Assessing the History and Evolution of India’s Foreign policy in Afghanistan with Special Emphasis on India-Taliban Relations
Assessing the History and Evolution of India’s Foreign policy in Afghanistan with Special Emphasis on India-Taliban Relations

Examining India's foreign policy with Afghanistan.  By Harshita Tyagi. (02/16/2021)

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Beyond Nonalignment: The Impact of the Cold War on India’s Foreign Policy
Beyond Nonalignment: The Impact of the Cold War on India’s Foreign Policy

Paper argues that India’s Cold War foreign policy was dynamic and constantly adapting to different situations, rather than a static nonalignment which many accounts reduce it to. By Tridib Bhattach... Read More...



Modi's India: Toward an Authoritarian State?
Modi's India: Toward an Authoritarian State?

Will Prime Minister Modi lead India into being an illiberal democracy?  By Nathan Martins. 

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India 2030: A Decade of Challenges and Opportunities
India 2030: A Decade of Challenges and Opportunities

Looking ahead at the future of India.  By Hrithik Singh. (09/21/2021)

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FATA’s Mainstreaming Trajectory
FATA’s Mainstreaming Trajectory

What are the positives and pitfalls of mainstreaming FATA?  By Muhmmad Haseeb. (09/21/2021)

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The Belt and Road Initiative and Indian Security
The Belt and Road Initiative and Indian Security

China's Belt and Road Initiative and its implications for Indian security.  By Ashwin Kandath. (07/09/2021)

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The Belt and Road Initiative and Indian Security

By Ashwin Kandath. (07/09/2021)

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The Ghost of Afghanistan Past: A Challenge for the Biden Administration
The Ghost of Afghanistan Past: A Challenge for the Biden Administration

The Biden administration plans to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan by September 2021.  What are the implications?  By Etfa Khurshid Mirza.  (04/22/2021)

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Forecast of Biden Administration’s Pakistan Policy and Possible Measures
Forecast of Biden Administration’s Pakistan Policy and Possible Measures

What is the best path forward for the Biden administration to take concerning Pakistan? By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (03/18/2021)

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Corruption in Northern India: Can Blockchain Technology be used to help address the problem?
Corruption in Northern India: Can Blockchain Technology be used to help address the problem?

Examines corruption in India, particularly in the northern states, and the prospect of using blockchain technology to combat it. By J Mac Ghlionn. 03/16/2021

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Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Developing Countries
Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Developing Countries

With an emphasis on Bangladesh, paper discusses how developing countries can achieve SDGs. By Suraiya Afrina. 02/19/2021

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The US-India Strategic Relations: A Brief Report
The US-India Strategic Relations: A Brief Report

Analysis of US-India strategic relations. By. Dr. Sohail Mahmood. 10/20/2020

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India’s Surgical Strike: An Analysis with Rational Actor Model
India’s Surgical Strike: An Analysis with Rational Actor Model

Using the Rational Actor Model, paper examines the history of India's surgical strikes against Pakistan. By Masrur Mahmud Khan. (04/29/2020)

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Countering the Rising Threat of China: Obstacles and Strategies, An Indian Perspective
Countering the Rising Threat of China: Obstacles and Strategies, An Indian Perspective

Paper examines China's increasing threat to India. By Saman Ayesha Kidwai. (10/31/2019)

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Why Russia Matters to India
Why Russia Matters to India

Indo-Russian bilateral relations are embedded in a history of mutual trust and compatibility of mutual interests. India’s strategic relations with Russia are not based only on speculative pro... Read More...



Urgent Appeal on Kashmir
Urgent Appeal on Kashmir

Time for action to abate tensions in Kashmir. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood.  (08/13/2019)

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The Kashmir Conflict
The Kashmir Conflict

The Kashmir issue must be resolved now. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (03/02/2019)

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A Small-Town Contest in India Highlights the Need for Infrastructure Investment
A Small-Town Contest in India Highlights the Need for Infrastructure Investment

Examning sanitation and water improvement in developing countries.. By Anuradha Kataria. (12/15/2018)

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Enigmas of Hate Politics in Pakistan
Enigmas of Hate Politics in Pakistan

The repurcussions of hate politics in Pakistan. By Hashim Raza. (09/23/2018)

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The New PTI Government’s Agenda for Modernization of Public Services
The New PTI Government’s Agenda for Modernization of Public Services

Analysis of Pakistan's agenda for the modernization of public services. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (08/30/2018)

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The New Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf (PTI) Government and Pakistan’s Looming Economic Crisis
The New Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf (PTI) Government and Pakistan’s Looming Economic Crisis

Analysis of Pakistan’s looming economic crisis and its new government's response.  By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (08/30/2018)

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