Indo-Pak Relations

India's Neighbours And The Djinns Of ‘Incursion Attempts'

When a territory is physically unoccupied and ambiguously marked--as the Aksai Chin region was--someone is definitely bound to occupy it. We witness these "incursion attempts" by China today because long back when the onus of guarding the said territory was on us, we chose to simply overlook it.
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Nawaz Proposes, Sushma Disposes, But What Next?

Notwithstanding Nawaz Sharif's diatribe against India at the United Nations General Assembly and Sushma Swaraj's befitting response, the overarching challenge today is to find ways to engage with one another so that disputes are resolved once in for all. Both the countries need to collaborate in trade and business, climate change, share intelligence on terror activities and create an atmosphere that will prove conducive to future engagements. Let us analyse in a dispassionate way the four-point formula of the Pakistan Prime Minister.