Global Issues

Armed member of anti islamic group BAIR following an American Muslim women (Source Fox News)

The March of Militant Islamophobia

An attack on a mosque in Quebec on January 29, 2017 has sent shockwaves across the world. Six Muslim worshippers were murdered in cold blood by an attacker who was initially asserted to share the same faith due to a mistake by witnesses. The attacker was later found out to […]

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Synchronization of Interests: Emerging Strategic Partnerships between China, Russia and Pakistan in a Brave New World

Synchronization of Interests: Emerging Strategic Partnerships between China, Russia and Pakistan in a Brave New World

Briefs, Global Issues, Research Brief February 15, 2017 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

The dawn of 21st century introduced a new dynamic in power politics and relationships in the globe. Nations fractured, insurgencies grown, societies faltered, and faiths challenged. The genesis of this new age impacted every region on earth. Asia- which hosts many of the world’s fastest growing economies- is significantly impacted […]

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The Greater Middle East region

The rise of Orderism and the Greater Middle East

The global political environment of today is undergoing many great transformations that are projected to leave a lasting impact on known human history. The current Neoliberal unipolar world order was deemed to be the final stage of human social and political development as claimed by Francis Fukuyama. With the Cold […]

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BRICS: Multilateralism in Changing Times

The post-Cold War era has brought about an avalanche of complex changes and intimidating challenges in the international system. After the disintegration of the USSR, the world was left with a power vacuum which was filled by the sole superpower of that time, the United States of America.  After the […]

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Dead bodies of US soldiers returning

Post-Cold War Foreign Policy Spectrum of the United States

History has not ended yet, despite the strong notion that was heralded to this effect by the American political pundits in the aftermath of Cold War. Pragmatism that was suffused by realist considerations gradually gave way to a liberal conservative mentality hinged on beliefs of moral and political exceptionalism. Promulgation […]

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Pakistan, Russia and China: An Emerging Coalition?

Pakistan, Russia and China: An Emerging Coalition?

Alliances and coalitions form the core of international politics but more often come with a price. The norm of coalition with fellow states has deep roots in the political evolution of the world hence, till date this practice though much more complex, still serves as an important element in making […]

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American militarized police in Ferguson USA  (Courtesy: The Intercept)

Is war inevitable in the Future?

The possibility of conflict especially on a global level is a major issue in everyday life. The world has seen innumerable conflicts since the beginning of history and now the main question of intellectuals is will War continue in the future. Many contend that the continuing socio-cultural evolution of mankind […]

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International Bodies’ Conflict Resolution; A Failed Matrix in the Age of Proxy Wars

International Bodies’ Conflict Resolution; A Failed Matrix in the Age of Proxy Wars

It is understandable that conflicts in the world have existed since the earliest of human interaction, but so has the process of resolving those conflicts. Humans form tribes that grow into a community, the community forms nations, nations collectively form states and when states are formed, probability of conflicts is […]

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Globalization of Corruption

Undoubtedly, none of the individuals named in the “Panama Papers” had foreseen the unexpected outcome to their rather suspicious actions. Thanks to globalization, even though the boundaries of states might be fading away ostensibly making the world much simpler, it is essentially becoming more and more complex. Very well aware […]

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World Order 2.0

Geopolitics, Global Issues April 13, 2016 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

The non linear progression of world politics, lately, has taken an unsatisfactory trajectory which may not bode well for the existing global order. Mass exodus of refugees from war-torn Middle East washing ashore the European beaches is counter poised with receding tolerance of locals and aggrandizement of nationalist sentiments. The […]

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