The writer retired as special secretary in the cabinet secretariat, Government of India.
Pulwama tragedy signals a significant escalation in terrorism in the Kashmir Valley. Given the type, target and the scale of the attack, it seems obvious that this was done at the behest of Pakistan’s Inter Services Intelligence (ISI).
Imran Khan’s first 100 days in office have been marked by U-turns, lack of strategy and direction.
Pak army’s political tinkering is setting the stage for electoral rise of fundamentalists
In commenting on civilian issues, Pakistan army chief continues a tradition
There are serious impediments to declaring the region Pakistan’s fifth province. The issue has been raised to placate China and distract India
Pakistan’s unrealised demographic dividend could add to its problems.
Pakistan may be heading towards a water crisis that could be a tipping point
Nawaz Sharif has the distinction of appointing four army chiefs in his three tenures as prime minister of Pakistan.
History shows why Balochistan is not an internal matter of Pakistan