Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

Issue Brief on “Issue Brief on ‘Act Now’ Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Address to...

“I stand here today to tell the story of my country Pakistan...” Prime Minister of Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif addressed the 77th session of the...

Issue Brief on “Freshwater Resources of Pakistan: Challenges and the Wayforward”

Introduction South Asia’s freshwater availability is declining at alarming rates, mainly due to expanding population and rising climate change vulnerability. Pakistan, in particular, faces a...

Issue Brief on “Latest Amnesty International Report on Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir- A...

Amnesty International, a leading Non Governmental Organisation that champions the cause of human rights across the globe has released its latest report titled "WE...

Issue Brief on “Decoding Modi’s Partition Horrors Remembrance Day”

Introduction On August 14, 2021, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced for the first time to celebrate the day each year as the Partition...

Issue Brief on “SCO Summit 2022 from Pakistan’s Perspective”

This year’s annual meeting of the Council of Heads of State (CHS) of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), that took place on September 15-16,...

Issue Brief on “Impact of Russian Invasion of Ukraine on the European Economy”

On February 24th, 2022, Russia invaded Ukraine. It has been six months since and the economic indicators of Europe, Asia and even the rest...

Issue Brief on “India’s 76 billion USD Defence Budget”

Introduction India’s defence budget for the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 is likely to be around 80 billion USD, surpassing that of the United Kingdom and Russia....

Issue Brief on “India-European Union Free Trade Agreement: A Preliminary Assessment”

Introduction The European Union (EU) Commission published a Communication called “Global Europe: competing in the world” on October 4, 2006. The report had two parts;...

Issue Brief on “BRICS and the great power politics”

Introduction The 14th BRICS Summit took place on June 23, 2022, in China (Beijing), virtually. Chinese President Xi Jinping chaired the summit while South African...

Issue Brief on “Sheikh Hasina’s recent visit to India – an Assessment”

Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina visited India from September 5-8, 2022. PM Hasina’s recent visit came after she accepted Prime Minister Modi’s invitation to...

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