Commentaries

Dialoguing with Delhi: THE WRONG WAY

Dialoguing with Delhi: THE WRONG WAY

There is much hope in Pakistan that the recent meetings with Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj in Islamabad and later an informal meeting between Prime Ministers of the two countries in Lahore will usher in an era of durable diplomatic engagement with Delhi. There is another hope that this engagement will be productive and useful […]

From periphery to mainland India

From periphery to mainland India

It’s just the chicken coming home to roost India’s writers, artists, scientists, historians, film-makers, academics and members of civil society have rightfully condemned the creeping climate of violence, prejudice and intolerance sweeping across the country. Such protests are a moral and ethical force amidst a deepening darkness. Extraordinary as the protests are, their focus is […]