Jason Burke

Jason Burke is the international security correspondent of The Guardian and has reported extensively from the Middle East. He is the author of, among other titles, The New Threat: The Past, Present, and Future of Islamic Militancy

A Lethal Impasse in Gaza

What is the way out as the international pressure on Israel mounts and the humanitarian crisis deepens?

15 March 2024
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The Arc of War

As the Middle East conflict spreads from Gaza to the Red Sea, there is hope yet for an optimistic outcome that can stabilise the region by bringing states closer together and countering the polarisation of recent years

19 January 2024
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A Dangerous New World

The consequences of Hamas’ attack will spiral out, bringing disruptive changes to the long-running conflict in Israel-Palestine, to the Middle East and as far afield as South Asia

13 October 2023
Open Essay
Nothing Medieval About Them

Are Islamic terrorists, executioners of the digital age, ahead of the curve?

17 September 2015
Nepal Earthquake: The Moment

A report from Ground Zero. Why it is always the poor

30 April 2015
The wretched land

A study of Pakistan’s pervasive military influence masters the broad strokes of its history but lacks the insight of intimacy

02 July 2014

The success of rampaging Islamist warriors in Iraq poses a new global threat

26 June 2014
Will History Too Retreat?

Warning as American Troops Withdraw: Modernise Afghanistan at Your Own Peril

14 March 2014


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.


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