An end to the military confrontation would open the door to large-scale Indian investment in Pakistan.
This provides us with a useful wake-up call about the huge economic and security implications of this powerful new technology.
If it comes to an all-out struggle, Israel knows which side it wants to win in the Syrian war and in a Sunni-Shia war looming in the eastern Arab world.
Unpacking the work of controversial American anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon.
What qualifies as one? Nerve gas or a nuclear bomb, sure. But a pressure cooker?
There won't be any foreign military intervention, and the Syrian civil war won't end any time soon.
Why has opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi been so quiet about the ongoing violence against Muslims in the country?
There is a lot of media space available nowadays, and a striking shortage of truly terrifying international threats, so the few modest ones that do exist are magnified to fill the scary news quota.
The world’s only fully ‘failed state’ may finally be starting to return to normality.