Borders

Three Years Into Doklam, India and China are Back to Border Standoffs

New Delhi and Beijing are, once again, staring down each other along their hotly contested border, this time in Ladakh and Sikkim.

CAA: Understanding the “Unaltered” Voices in Barak Valley Through the Bhasha Andolan

In the Bengali-majority region of southern Assam, the CAA found widespread acceptance. Behind this, is a continuous struggle to locate a stable identity.

Europe Is Using COVID-19 to Keep Migrants Away in the Mediterranean

Europe is hardening its borders in the Mediterranean under the garb of pandemic control, putting vulnerable migrants at risk.

Kalapani Dispute Comes Back to Haunt India-Nepal Relations

Nepal wasn't happy when India's defence minister inaugurated a Himalayan link road that passes through the disputed Kalapani trijunction between India, Nepal and Tibet.

Clouds of War Over Kashmir

As the winter snow melts, the shadow of violent conflict is returning to Kashmir.

COVID-19 in Palestine: Living Between Hope and Fear

A deterioration of the political situation in Palestine could adversely impact the COVID-19 crisis and directly impact local civilians in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

West Bengal Chief Minister Furious As Trade Reopens With Bangladesh

Mamata Banerjee is miffed with New Delhi for reopening West Bengal's border with Bangladesh for trade.

View from Nepal: Coronavirus-Linked Islamophobia of Indian News Channels Is Spilling Across Borders

The relentless slandering of Muslims by Indian news channels over the COVID-19 outbreak is influencing public opinion in Nepal.

SAARC Must Step Up Its Game To Fend Off COVID-19

As COVID-19 threatens the regional economic order in South Asia, member states must overlook past baggage and ramp up cooperation with all seriousness.

Former Indian Cricketers Trolled for Praising Pakistani Counterpart’s COVID-19 Charity

Former Indian cricketers, Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh, are being slammed by ultranationalists for extending support to Shahid Afridi's relief efforts.