Browsing: Diplomacy

Kashmir for decades has been a key subject for the students of the diplomacy schools across the world more so in India and Pakistan. How the diplomacy is finally being transacted on Kashmir, this section offers the window.

Diplomacy
The ‘Peacenik’

Post-1996, Mufti Sayeed rallied behind Indo-Pak relations and eventually created a political space for unionists in militancy-hit Kashmir. Though coming…

Diplomacy
Talk Walks, Finally

As Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue emerges from the ruins of Composite Dialogue between Delhi and Islamabad, Masood Hussain analyses the surprising…

Diplomacy
The ‘Saffron’ Line

Delhi and Islamabad went back to their stated positions and cancelled the scheduled NSA talks. This time, again, Kashmir was…

Conflict
Op Gibraltar

Half a century eclipsed since Pakistani dictator Ayub Khan pushed regulars disguised as Mujahedeen behind enemy lines into Kashmir thinking…

Diplomacy
The Diplomatic Secret

An American diplomat whom India calls the mother of Hurriyat Conference, was recently in the middle of an espionage drama.…

Conflict
The 2009 Failure

Amid the roars of guns at the LoC, when Nawaz Sharief wished seeking Obama’s help on Kashmir, it angered many…

Books
Jinnah’s Kashmir Controversy (I)

Noted Kashmir expert, commentator and author, AG Noorani’s utterance that Pakistan founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah rejected Lord Mountbatten’s proposal on…

Cover Story
Coalition at Crossroads

Rahul Gandhi and Omar Abdullah have been swearing by the relationship that the two political dynasties have had for generations…

Diplomacy
A Costly Operation

Within days after the 2001 Parliament Attack, more than half a million soldiers were mobilized on Indo-Pak border under Operation…

Diplomacy
For A Greater Good

by Shujaat Bukhari India and Pakistan cricket teams clashing in Bangalore after seven years, the relations between the two “bitter”…

Conflict IC 814 Air India Aircraft Hijacked
The Kandahar Daand

Many years after the accused in the sensational hijacking of an Air India aircraft from Kathmandu in 1999 to Kandahar…

Diplomacy
A Marathon Struggle

Once termed to be the ‘juggler vein of Kashmir’, Baghlihar symbolizes an achievement that has laid a strong foundation for…

Diplomacy
Leaking Diplomacy

That it is a huge embarrassment for the State Department is an old story. The US cables leaked by the…