Sheikh Shabir Kulgami

Sheikh Shabir Kulgami is a Kashmiri (Indian) political commentator, analyst and columnist. He writes extensively on South Asia.

Modi’s Reelection: Challenges Ahead for the New Government

For a second consecutive term in office in India, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has registered a landslide victory, pushing the opposition, Indian National...

Indian Elections And Its Regional Implications

Lok Sabha elections, to elect a new government in India, are going on from April 9 with the electors hopeful of a ‘change’. With...

Netanyahu’s Victory: An Analysis

The victory of Benjamin Netanyahu, in the April 9 elections in Israel, attests to the fact that right-wing politics carries weight and falls easily...

Golan Heights: America Is Getting Better at Undermining International Law

The U.S. president Donald Trump has recently signed a proclamation to officially recognize Golan Heights as Israeli territory, an area measuring seven hundred square...

Christchurch Shootings: Terror That Brought a Nation to a Halt

What happened in Christchurch on March 15, 2019, was heartbreaking. The carnage attests to the fact that extremism obeys no boundaries, no borders, no...

Is Imran Khan the Man That Pakistan Needs?

The decades-long strained relations between India and Pakistan deteriorated to an alarming level post-Pulwama suicide bomb attack which saw about 40 Indian paramilitary troops...

Competitive Coexistence: Managing India-Pakistan Tensions

Pakistan and India are at each other's throat. The killing of at least forty-two Central Reserve Police Force troops through suicide bombing at Pulwama...

Afghanistan End Game

The United States and the Afghan Taliban have adopted a two-pronged approach in their long fight against each other. The two warring sides mirror...

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