Behind the scenes, Pakistan’s military helped revive talks with India

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik The quiet involvement of Pakistan’s powerful military in its foreign policy this year paved the way for reviving a stalled dialogue with India, officials said, a thaw … Read More

Washington likely venue for the next Modi-Sharif meet

By Varghese K George As India and Pakistan enhance their engagement over the next weeks, after the abrupt turnaround in relations, the U.S capital will likely be the venue for … Read More

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Pakistan sets the stage for talks next month

With a surprise visit to Pakistan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday breathed new life into a long troubled relationship. Weeks before the reopening of high-level talks between the … Read More

A hug and high tea: Indian PM makes surprise visit to Pakistan

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik and Krishna N. Das Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise stopover in Pakistan on Friday to meet his counterpart, Nawaz Sharif, the first time an … Read More

Narendra Modi seeks to reset India-Pakistan ties with visit

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi sought to reset New Delhi’s fraught relations with its neighbour Pakistan on Friday by surprising citizens of both countries with a personal visit to the … Read More

The Challenges of Civilian Control Over Intelligence Agencies in Pakistan

By Frederic Grare Despite more than eight years of continued civilian power, Pakistan can be labeled as a transitional democracy at best. True, the country has experienced two successive and … Read More