Surgical strikes

Even if Pakistan has failed to implement its grand strategy of using nuclear weapons as a shield to seize Kashmir, it has nevertheless used the sub-conventional option skilfully to frustrate a much larger conventional power in India. Photo: AFP

Nuclear compellence and South Asia

6 min read . 01 Dec 2017
The Doklam standoff between India and China ended after 73 days on 28 August 2017. Photo: AFP

India’s new-found confidence

3 min read . 04 Sep 2017