Home Conflict

Conflict

India's defence planners should have little doubt about the military threat that China's new multirole combat aircraft poses to the northeaster theatre.
Despite losing territories, the self-styled Islamic State (IS) continues to remain resilient by reinventing its propaganda. To counter violent extremism proponents should keep themselves abreast of the IS ‘post-territorial defeat narrative’.
The Obama and Trump administrations have supported a military coalition that has inflicted profound and deadly damage on Yemen. A human rights scholar says the US is complicit in genocide.
By continuing to hold the nation-state sacrosanct, the contemporary Left is only strengthening the divisive, exclusionary politics of the right-wing.
The recent killing of five Bengali Hindus in Upper Assam must be seen in context of a resurgent wave of ethno-nationalism in the state.
The waning insurgent theatre in Northeast India proves that New Delhi has both the watches and the time in the ethnically sensitive region.
The India-Pakistan bilateral is ill with dithering diplomacy and disruptive agendas. Like always.
American indifference might have spurred Beijing to rapidly strengthen its military presence in the South China Sea.
Sensationalist media coverage serves the Islamic State's objective by pitting Muslims and non-Muslims against one another.
In 1993 the Oslo Accords were struck in optimism, but a quarter of a century later little has changed - and there's no real prospect it ever will.