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India and Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir: An Assessment of Indian Inclinations to Regain POK

There is no doubt about the fact that the Republic of India remains, by far, the South Asian and central Indian Ocean Region’s principal...
Kashmiri Hindu Pandit

The Forgotten Exodus- Conflict of Kashmir Valley and Kashmiri Pandits

It has been 30 years, and the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits, from the Kashmir Valley remains a silent subject. A subject which has been...
Members of the Afghan government delegation

Intra-Afghan Dialogue and the Road Ahead

Afghan government and the Taliban appear willing to end the long and bloody war through dialogue. The intra-Afghan dialogue which began on Sep. 12...
Former Taliban fighters line up to handover their Rifles to the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Peace in Afghanistan: So Close Yet So Far

The Afghan government and Taliban leadership hold peace talks on Sep. 12, 2020, to end two decades of civil war in Afghanistan. The peace talks...
Sri Lankan flag

Sri Lankan War Wounds Still Not Healed

After more than 25 years of tense, protracted, and bloody civil war, the guns fell silent in Sri Lanka. In May of 2009 the...
Soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army

China Likes to Negotiate but India Should Be Cautious

On the sidelines of a meeting of Foreign Ministers of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar met his Chinese counterpart,...
PLA Soldiers

Why Did China Ramp up Massive Infrastructure Along the LAC?

On August 2020, China proclaimed the unveiling of “Friendship Highway,” a phase two 118 km stretch road from Havelian to Thakot, which comes under...
indian worker

Can the Broken Informal Sector of India Be Ever Fixed?

Throughout the world, COVID-19 has emerged as more than a health problem. It has also created devastating social, economic and other crises that are...
Solar power project in Fort Hunter Liggett

India’s Solar Spectrum: One Sun, One World, One Grid

India has the advantage of receiving peak solar radiation for 300 days due to its geographic positioning of lying in the tropical belt. The...