Regions / Asia & Pacific
A way forward for human rights in North Korea.
The challenge to liberal Islam in Malaysia.
Afghanistan's trajectory after the parliamentary elections.
Dictators and Double Standards.
The military alliance of India with the United States had reached hitherto unimaginable and unprecedented levels of cooperation.
Iraq's revitalization of al-Qaida: Iraq appears to have become a recruiting tool, if not yet a recruiting ground, for militant jihadist causes and anti-American voices.
Next steps in the negotiations with North Korea.
Why would India jeopardize its relations with Iran while it is engaged in high stakes negotiations with Teheran over a $22 billion natural gas deal, and a $5 billion oil pipeline from Iran to India via Pakistan?
While Asia recovers from the tsunami, New Orleans is being pumped dry, and Pakistan mourns and rebuilds, we owe it to the victims of these tragedies to learn from past mistakes.
Despite frequent alarms about the supposed China threat, China is not an emerging superpower.