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Mahatir, Malaysia, China, Barison Nasional, Vision 2020, Internal Security Act Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Mahatir in Malaysia: A reformer or an authoritarian?

An aristocrat of aged 92, who is an authoritarian for some and an elected autocrat for many, Mahatir Bin Mohamad has been elected as the Prime Minister of Malaysia again….

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BJP, General Elections 2019, India Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Assessing BJP ’s performance ahead of the Indian General Elections 2019

India entered into a new era of politics when the BJP government won a historic victory in the 2014 elections. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) managed to win 282 of…

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Water Dispute, India, Pakistan, South Asia, Kishanganga, SAARC, SCO, UN, Kashmir, Indus Water Treaty Articles Asia Energy & Environment

Escalation of the Indo-Pak Water Dispute

Due to climate changes, the scarcity of water has emerged as a new challenge for the global population. April 16, 2018, was all set to be marked as ‘Day Zero’…

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Fata Merger, Pakistan, FATA, FCR, NFC, KP Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Merger of FATA: Possible Outcomes and Reforms

One of Pakistan’s dilemmas, ever since its inception, has been the matter of its frontiers. Even after the country’s partition, in August 1947, the Pakistani Government has been constantly involved…

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A-Bomb, Pakistan, Nuclear, India, USA, IAEA Articles Asia Defense & Security

Tracing the evolution of A-Bomb for Pakistan

It has been two decades since Pakistan conducted a series of nuclear tests. The journey had never been a smooth sailing largely due to the civil military tussles, institutional rivalries,…

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Musharraf, Karachi, MQM Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Karachi and National Politics: Post-Musharraf Era and the 2018 Elections

In 1990’s election, people of Karachi exhibited their resolute support for Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) purely on ethnic grounds. Subsequently in 1992, an operation was launched by the Pakistan Army….

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China, Arctic, US, Malacca, Nordic, UN Articles Asia Politics & Governance

China’s Arctic Policy

Introduction China recently issued a white paper announcing its Arctic Policy which emphasized the significance of the Arctic region. It also focused on natural conditions that have direct impact on…

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Xi, China, CCP, US, Politics, Economy Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Is Xi the Most Powerful?

In recent decades, it has been normal to consider the tenant of the White House, the President of the United States, as the most powerful person in the world. However,…

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Peace, Korea, Trump, Nuclear, China, US Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Is Peace in the Offing for Koreas

It would be quite a buzzkill if one were to cast doubts on any clandestine intentions of Kim Jong-Un after the political drama that unfolded on the border between North…

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Water, Scarcity, Pakistan, PRCRWR, Policy Articles Asia

When the Wells Run Dry – Water Scarcity in Pakistan

A large plethora of the local media find it hard to forego their infatuation with political rallies, CPEC, Trump’s Afghan and Pakistan policies, and of course the ever-green, acrimonious Pak-India…

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