Indo-Pak Bilateral Talks

Blow Hot Blow Cold: Decoding The Modi Government's Shifting Pak Policy

While the resumption of the comprehensive Indo-Pak bilateral dialogue is a welcome change, it also exposes the fault line in the Modi government's strategy of engaging with Pakistan. Under the BJP regime, India has consistently demonstrated its ability to spurn dialogue and lay down tough ground rules, only to resume talks unconditionally, later. However, confused as it may look, the standpoint of the Modi government is also grounded in political pragmatism.