False Flag Operations; Paving the Way for a Nuclear War

By Ishaal Zehra The attacks in Mumbai in November 2008 – designated as 26/11 – left 162 people dead in a traumatic event that some people described as India’s 9/11. … Read More

America ignores Pakistan at its peril: John McCain

By John McCain Over the July 4 weekend, I made my annual trip to Afghanistan to visit US troops and military commanders. I also travelled to Pakistan to meet civilian … 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

The Implications of the Taliban Shootout

Recent reports of a shooting, and the killing or wounding of its leader, reveals serious divisions within the Taliban. By Khyber Sarban The Taliban have once again made international headlines, … Read More

Who Arranged Mumbai Attacks?

  By Sajjad Shaukat On November 26, 2008, several persons were killed in the simultaneous terror attacks in Mumbai. Without any investigation, Indian high officials and media had started blaming … Read More