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Vinay Kaura

Assistant professor, Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Rajasthan

The writer is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Affairs and Security Studies, and Coordinator at the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Jaipur, Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Rajasthan.

He holds a doctorate in political science. His research focusses on Islamic fundamentalism, Afghanistan and Pakistan region as well as India's foreign policy in South Asia. His articles have been published in newspapers, online magazines and journals.

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Good Intentions And The Road To Hell: Towards An Effective Indian Policy On Pakistan

Diplomacy is often about choosing the lesser of two evils. This holds true when it comes to managing enduring problems between India and Pakistan. The comprehensive bilateral dialogue process between the two countries has again come under severe strain due to the remarks of Pakistan's high commissioner to India, Abdul Basit, that "peace process between India and Pakistan in suspended." This has highlighted the fragility and precariousness underpinning the ties between India and Pakistan.
27/04/2016 8:19 AM IST