Special Report: Battling for India’s soul, state by state

An ascendant Hindu nationalist group wants minority Muslims and Christians to accept that India is a nation of Hindus, and is pushing some of them to convert. An election in the volatile state of West Bengal has become a prime target in its game plan. The group’s strategy: To spread its Hindu-first ideology to all corners of India by propelling More...

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By pak_adnews On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Structures Of Violence – The Indian State In Jammu And Kashmir – A Report

STRUCTURES OF VIOLENCE – THE INDIAN STATE IN JAMMU AND KASHMIR – A Report The work of civil society in Jammu and Kashmir is to speak truth to power and to confront the State and its violence. Over the More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Costs of War Research Shows War Related Deaths in Afghanistan and Pakistan at 149,000 | Watson Institute

Providence, RI – Direct war deaths: 149,000. Serious war-related injuries: 162,000. Impacts on infrastructure and the human condition: extensive. These are just a few of the results that have been recorded in More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, May 26th, 2014

Most US drone strikes in Pakistan attack houses – Drone strikes in Pakistan

By Alice K Ross and Jack Serle Domestic buildings have been hit by drone strikes more than any other type of target in the CIA’s 10-year campaign in the tribal regions of northern Pakistan, new research reveals. By More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, May 12th, 2014
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The American Remote Control War

By Pratap Chatterjee & Nick Turse It’s rare to hear a government official speak in contrite tones; rarer still if that official represents the National Security Agency.  Recently, however, Anne Neuberger, More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Report of the Special Rapporteur of UN calls for independent investigations of drone attacks

Human Rights Council Twenty-fifth session Agenda item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development Report of the Special More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Fighting Afghan Terrorism, Without Troops

Fighting Afghan Terrorism, Without Troops Introduction   Staff Sgt. Thomas Taylor patrolled a village near Kandahar, Afghanistan, on March 1. The White House is preparing for a complete military withdrawal from More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Independent Assessment of the Afghan National Security Forces

Independent Assessment of the Afghan National Security Forces Jonathan Schroden • Catherine Norman • Jerry Meyerle • Patricio Asfura-Heim • Bill Rosenau • Del Gilmore • Mark Rosen • Daniella Mak • More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Nepal In 2023 By Bikram Sambat 2080 Simanantar – EBook

Download E-Book Publisher’s Note Dhruba Kumar Deoja is really an old hand in the Nepali media sector. He was more well known as “DhruKuDe” in the print media, as he wrote many columns under this pen name. Dhrukude More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Report – Top Risks – 2013

It’s 2013. We’ve made it. For those of us watching from the United States, the last few days of 2012 (to say nothing of the first couple of this year) were touch and go. But here we are. Political risk More...