The Taliban are coming! Should we run scared? By Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain, Veteran

Syed Ata Hasnain A reality check from the past to the present may be necessary to…

Time for Magnanimity

(Prime Minister Imran Khan and Pakistan COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa) With the long overdue overturning…

After Art 370 scrapping, the Shimla pact is virtually ‘dead’

A G Noorani They are an integral part of the decision taken in 2014 to bar…

Signs of pragmatism in steps to boost economy

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr The Modi government’s eagerness to increase tax collections could have made sense…

Modi leaves a mark in the Arab world

In short, this has been a good trip so far for the Prime Minister, without too…

Strong, decisive leadership isn’t always good, can cause blunders

Aakar Patel Decisions are good when the outcomes are understood and there is a calculation on…

NRC mess: Evolve a consensus

Around 41 lakh people were excluded from the draft NRC, which appears ridden with serious mistakes,…

NRC mess: Evolve a consensus

Around 41 lakh people were excluded from the draft NRC, which appears ridden with serious mistakes,…

Amid Pakistan’s Kashmir fury, UAE, Bahrain fete Modi with top civilian honours

In a rebuff to Pakistan’s hostile propaganda over the Kashmir issue, two Muslim nations conferred their…

Authoritarianism marches on in South Asia

William Milam India acted similarly to Russia, as the hegemon of South Asia, doing what it…