'Modi wants to be pragmatic -- acknowledge the problem of Pakistan and that full reconciliation is essentially a non-starter, but at the same time grab the low-hanging fruits (such as trade) to put things on a more even keel, to engender enough stability in the relationship to allow him to focus on other priorities.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at Ufa, Russia, July 2015, where they agreed to National Security Advisor talks. As ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'The path to a resolution of the ethnic conflict is likely to be complicated and controversial with the majority Sinhalese community, and will become less likely if delayed.' 'It will certainly give Rajapaksa fresh political oxygen with which to revive himself and rally the opposition.' IMAGE: A woman rides her bike past election posters of Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo. Rajapaksa, who lost the election for the presidency in January, failed in his bid to become ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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