Editors' Pick

Imam Ayatollah Ali Khameini

Uncertainty in the Middle East and the Washington-New Delhi-Islamabad Triangle

The recent developments in the Persian Gulf over the past few days are likely to have strong ramifications well beyond the region both in...
Anti CAA protest

The Indian Spring Against the Contentious CAA

India lingers at the cusp of history wherein its moral compass searches the tipping point as several have been confirmed dead, hundreds lay injured...

BRI and the China-Ethiopia Relationship

The long term economic and political implications of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) have been articulated, and debated extensively by scholars, strategic analysts,...
Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit of Thailand

Thailand’s Ruling Elite Get Their Man in Thanathorn

Thailand’s Constitutional Court, in a 7-2 decision has stripped Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, the leader of the Future Forward Party (FFP) of his MP seat because...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating the Kartarpur Corridor

Kartarpur Corridor: Why It Is Being Watched Closely by the International Community

In recent weeks, the media and policy makers in South Asia, and outside, have been closely following developments pertaining to the Kartarpur Corridor. The...
Fire crew member fighting Poomacha wildfire in California

California Fires: The Remorseless Revenge of History – A Paradise Lost

History is taking a fantastic step backwards by building the ruins of the future. Once again, wildfires are burning across California, sparked by the dumping...
Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan

Regional Turmoil and Its Impact on Afghanistan’s Economy

If one were to look at India-Iran-Afghanistan connectivity, there are a number of challenges, both global and regional. During PM Modi’s May 2016 visit...
Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia

Malaysia’s Democratic Renewal Points the Way Ahead for Cambodia

Malaysia provides a lesson to countries in Asia and beyond about how seemingly timeless dominance of power can instantly disappear when the popular will...
The Wreath Laid by Secretary Kerry and French Foreign Minister Fabius Is Pictured Outside the Hyper Cacher Kosher Market in Paris

Designing Jihad: How Ideological Concepts Influence the Strategy of Salafi-jihadist Groups

Terrorism in its many shapes and forms is a strategy which has been employed by a variety of different groups throughout history. From the...