The writer is India's former permanent representative at the UN, is adjunct senior fellow, Delhi Policy Group. Views are personal.
Israel vs Palestine continues unabated. Hamas-PLO split makes it worse
India makes a successful case for surgical strikes to the world. Now government must address doubts within.
Putin’s intervention has brought Russia back in a prominent role in the region
A Saudi Arabia-Iran reconciliation alone can end Shia-Sunni conflict in West Asia.
India should welcome the agreement between the US and Iran without reservation.
When Ghani visits, India should welcome thaw between Kabul and Islamabad.
As things stand, the Palestinian issue continues to defy a resolution.
India has done well to refuse to be dragged into it. But denial is not an option
The priority ought to be to collectively deliberate on how to confront the present and clear danger posed by the IS.
That’s the only way to fight Hindu fundamentalists.
Let’s talk of the LoC solution. And why should CBMs be consigned to the back channel?
The deadline for this round of peace talks has expired. Dissolving the Palestinian Authority is the best course of action for Palestinians.
Growing distance from the US,the US-Iran thaw,and Russias stonewalling on Syria were the triggers for Riyadh turning down the Security Council seat.
Claims of nuclear weapons ability to prevent war are exaggerated.
The question is whether nuclear weapons have made us more secure against potential adversaries.
Tamilian author Perumal Murugan has now come out with his new book in Tamil "Kozhaiyin Padalgal" ("Songs of a Coward"). It speaks of the period when the writer was fighting a battle, both internally as well as with the external forces.