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Hindutva across borders

The globe is currently seeing the rise of the Hindutva ideology of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is gaining attention for its influence on…

Healthy borders

IN today’s connected world, disease can spread far and faster than ever before. This explains the increasing focus on technology as a way of ensuring the health of travellers and…

Corruption without borders

The Nawaz Sharif episode shows that pervasive corruption has not only acquired respectability in a perverse manner in Pakistan but left to the National Assembly (NA), may even acquire legality.…

Corruption without borders

The Nawaz Sharif episode shows that pervasive corruption has not only acquired respectability in a perverse manner in Pakistan but left to the National Assembly (NA), may even acquire legality.…

Politics beyond borders

Amidst adversity there is opportunity-provided, you see it as such. Kartarpur corridor opening comes at a time when India is bent upon rejecting all offers of talks with Pakistan and…

Open borders

There are things that go unquestioned in the national discussion. Because this is a country wrapped in fear and self-importance, the basic, unchallenged premise determining how we behave, how we…

Sealing Borders

Sealing borders

The closure of the Afghan border comes at a time when relations between the two states are deteriorating, with Islamabad accusing Kabul of not doing enough to curb extremists the…

Troubled Borders

Troubled borders

The decades-long ‘cold peace’ between India and China is actually under severe strain. For the last two months, hundreds of Indian and Chinese soldiers have been squaring off over a…

Tense Borders

Tense borders

Jaishal Adl is an extremist group that has been responsible for most recent attacks on Iranian border guards and civilians in Sistan-Balochistan which is one of the 31 provinces in…

Towards better borders

Unregulated border management appears to be one of the emerging challenges threatening relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan. In an environment of heightened security concerns, the issue of coordinated border management…