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Opinion

Is China an alternative superpower for the Muslim world?

The Arabic saying goes “seek knowledge, even if it takes to go to China.” It entails that China was long known to the Musli...

Striking a balance between Russia and Quad difficult for I...

On Monday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met with India's External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar. They discussed a...

Dhaka was my fate!

Upon joining the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1986, the first marching orders for my overseas posting I received in 1991 directed me...

Myanmar crisis requires Beijing to lead – and work with Wa...

A wounded civilian fleeing the violence in Myanmar is carried on a stretcher to receive medical treatment across the Thai border. Pho...

The world's richest countries are hoarding vaccines. This...

A medical worker receives a dose of coronavirus vaccine at a hospital in Khartoum, Sudan, earlier this month. Photograph: Ebrahim Ham...

Quad members hype ‘China threat’ theory to bolster their b...

Illustration: Chen Xia/GT The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, also known as Quad, between the US, Japan, India, and Australia has...

Coronavirus offers an opportunity to bring telemedicine to...

The weight of the global pandemic is functionally crippling an already struggling health care system in Pakistan. Hospitals established...

India’s social media spices up wild sensations, cooking bo...

Since May 2020, India had repeatedly provoked China in border areas, resulting in months of standoffs between the two countries. Howeve...

India, China rivalry shifts to vaccine diplomacy

India and China may have disengaged frontline troops from their borders, putting an end to tensions in the region, but now they have sh...

Is New Delhi ready to meet Beijing halfway and move ties f...

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi spoke with Indian External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on the phone o...

Indian farmers' protests: Why they matter to British India...

Farmers and their families have been protesting in India for months, camped out in Delhi demonstrating over the government's new fa...

Intent alone won’t make India enter defence exporters club

One of the big focus areas in the recently concluded Aero India — the biennial airshow held in Bengaluru — was to showcase...

Farmers' protests are a turning point for India's democrac...

Farmers shout slogans as they participate in a protest at the Delhi Singhu border in Delhi, India on Dec. 18, 2020. For decades, t...

Why Myanmar's generals turned back to a dark past

Armored vehicles drive past a street in Mandalay on Feb. 2: the Tatmadaw is ready to give up diplomatic, trade and investment gains f...

Myanmar coup: political instability on the cards, and a te...

A soldier stands guard in City Hall in Yangon on February 1 after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup. Photo: AFP...

China stands firm with Maldives- All along the way of Mult...

The once-in-a-century epidemic ravaging through the past year has greatly impacted the world and profoundly changed the lives of all of...

As LAC becomes the new LoC, India’s challenge deepens

The New Year has got off to a bumpy start as far as the already tense and uneasy India-China relationship is concerned. Even as troops...

Will India further toss non-alignment policy under Biden a...

Will the US continue to value India as it did? The Indian government would like to believe so. Particularly after newly appointed US Se...

India could turn into virus ‘base camp’

People wait in line to take COVID-19 test at a health centre in Hyderabad, India, on July 29, 2020. India's COVID-19 tally crossed th...

Pakistan promotes connectivity with Afghanistan and Iran

On January 18, Prime Minister Imran Khan directed the Pakistani authorities to fast-track the establishment of markets in the country&r...

India is no leader in vaccine research

Perhaps never since the Cold War has winning a scientific battle become central to the pursuit of global dominance. The Western world,...