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Remarks by Pakistan Commerce Secretary Zafar Mahmood on Pakistan-India trade

On April 23, 2012, Pakistan Commerce Secretary Zafar Mahmood delivered the keynote address at a conference on Pakistan-India trade. Secretary Mahmood laid out the history of this trade partnership, arguing that it has flourished over time even when political relations have been tense.

New Documents Spotlight Reagan-era Tensions over Pakistani Nuclear Program

Findings that General Zia Had “Lied” About Pakistani Nuclear Activities Conflicted with U.S. Afghanistan Priority

Pakistan-India Trade: What Needs to be Done? What Does it Matter?

Last fall, the Pakistan government announced its intention to grant Most Favored Nation (MFN) status to India, replicating a decision made earlier in New Delhi and potentially laying the groundwork for greatly expanded trade between the two South Asian neighbors. While fundamental disagreements remain unresolved, Islamabad's MFN decision suggests that it is prepared to deepen trade ties.

NPIHP Partners Release New Documents on Indian Nuclear History

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is pleased to announce the release of 43 archival documents on the history of India’s nuclear program by the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR). These are some of the first Indian archival documents on the subject of nuclear history that have been released, and they offer a unique perspective on the early development of nuclear research in India. 

India and the US Pivot to Asia


The original version of this article first appeared on February 24, 2012 in the YaleGlobal, an online publication by the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization.

Delivering Solutions: Advancing Dialogue To Improve Maternal Health (Report Launch)

“Throughout the 2009-2011 Advancing Dialogue on Maternal Health lecture series, we always heard the same good news: we know how to save the lives of women and girls.