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India-Maldives Relations: A Tale of Two ConcernsIPCS Commentary, No. 5311, 28 June 2017

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh: Designs and Network in IndiaIPCS Commentary, No. 4731, 7 November 2014

India-Sri Lanka: Time to Settle the Fishermen IssueIPCS Commentary, No. 4730, 4 November 2014

Sri Lanka: A New Base for ISI against India?IPCS Commentary, No. 4665, 18 September 2014

Ebola: Concerns for IndiaIPCS Commentary, No. 4604, 13 August 2014

Left-wing Extremism 2013: The Threat ContinuesIPCS Commentary, No. 4273, 26 January 2014

Maldives 2013: End of Political StalemateIPCS Commentary, No. 4271, 23 January 2014

CHOGM, India and Sri Lanka: New Delhi’s Missed OpportunitiesIPCS Commentary, No. 4174, 14 November 2013

Sri Lanka: TNA in the Northern ProvinceIPCS Commentary, No. 4145, 17 October 2013

Presidential Elections in Maldives: A Pre-Poll AnalysisIPCS Commentary, No. 4106, 3 September 2013

Indian Mujahideen: After Yasin Bhatkal's ArrestIPCS Commentary, No. 4104, 31 August 2013

India and the Peace Process in Sri Lanka: So Close, Yet So FarIPCS Commentary, No. 4083, 11 August 2013

Sri Lanka and the 13th Amendment: The Arithmetic of ‘Plus’ and ‘Minus’IPCS Commentary, No. 4044, 18 July 2013

Sri Lanka and the 13th Amendment: Reconciling Differing ViewpointsIPCS Commentary, No. 4025, 8 July 2013

Naxal Violence: What should be Done to Counter?IPCS Commentary, No. 3967, 31 May 2013

Sri Lanka: Third UNHRC Resolution and India’s DilemmaIPCS Commentary, No. 3834, 6 March 2013

Hyderabad Terror Attacks: Road-blocks in the National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC)IPCS Commentary, No. 3828, 27 February 2013

Maldives: GMR, Nexbis and the Tale of Two OustersIPCS Commentary, No. 3785, 8 January 2013

Maldives: Indian Investments vis-a-vis Chinese FootprintsIPCS Commentary, No. 3773, 5 December 2012

Mahinda Rajapaksa’s India Visit: Taking the Ties ForwardIPCS Commentary, No. 3722, 25 September 2012

Sri Lanka: 25 Years After the IPKFIPCS Commentary, No. 3687, 31 July 2012

IPCS Debate: The UNHRC Resolution on Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 3588, 19 March 2012

Devolution in Sri Lanka: The Latest TakeIPCS Commentary, No. 3578, 27 February 2012

‘Taming the Tigers’: Reintegration of Surrendered LTTE CadresIPCS Commentary, No. 3350, 29 March 2011

Fishing in Troubled Waters: Indian Fishermen and India-Sri Lanka RelationsIPCS Commentary, No. 3333, 15 February 2011

Alternative Strategies for Indo-Sri Lankan Relations: Passenger Ferry ServiceIPCS Commentary, No. 3320, 28 January 2011

Sri Lanka: UN Panel and Sovereignty IssuesIPCS Commentary, No. 3207, 10 August 2010

Sri Lanka: One Year after the War, Where is Ethnic Reconciliation?IPCS Commentary, No. 3139, 31 May 2010

Sri Lanka: Why Sustain the ‘State of Exception’?IPCS Commentary, No. 3110, 4 May 2010

Upcoming Parliamentary Elections and the Future of Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 3077, 29 March 2010

Challenges Before the PresidentIPCS Commentary, No. 3051, 28 January 2010

Ghosts of War Haunt Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 3033, 30 December 2009

Sri Lanka: Clash of ‘War Heroes’IPCS Commentary, No. 3016, 30 November 2009

Cross-border NationalismIPCS Commentary, No. 2992, 30 October 2009

Where is the “Northern Spring” in Sri Lanka?IPCS Commentary, No. 2974, 23 September 2009

Will the LTTE Rise Again?IPCS Commentary, No. 2940, 11 August 2009

Post-LTTE Sri Lanka: Demilitarization as a First Step towards PeaceIPCS Commentary, No. 2913, 21 July 2009

Post-LTTE: India’s Policy Options on Sri Lanka’s Ethnic IssueIPCS Commentary, No. 2874, 20 May 2009

Sri Lanka: Cease the Fire and Catch the PeaceIPCS Commentary, No. 2818, 26 February 2009

Sri Lanka in 2008: A Tale of Two FiresIPCS Commentary, No. 2773, 8 January 2009

The LTTE: 'Determined to Fight, but Ready for Peace'IPCS Commentary, No. 2746, 4 December 2008

Eelam War IV: Military Strategies of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 2707, 16 October 2008

Eelam War IV: Strategy of the Government of Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2654, 20 August 2008

Fishing in Troubled Waters: Tamil Nadu Fishermen and India-Sri Lanka RelationsIPCS Commentary, No. 2632, 30 July 2008

Eastern Provincial Council Elections: A First Step Towards Final Settlement?IPCS Commentary, No. 2570, 19 May 2008

Local Polls in Batticaloa: How Significant?IPCS Commentary, No. 2528, 28 March 2008

Facets of Internal Displacement in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2502, 29 February 2008

Ceasing the Ceasefire in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2479, 30 January 2008

'High Security Zones' in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2321, 25 June 2007

Sri Lanka: Five Years of the Ceasefire AgreementIPCS Commentary, No. 2219, 26 February 2007

Semiotics of Terrorism: A 'Symbolic' Understanding of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 2189, 16 January 2007

New Legal Weapon against Terrorism in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2173, 29 December 2006

Anton Balasingham: The Political and Diplomatic Face of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 2166, 17 December 2006

Sri Lanka: The Issue of Northeast De-MergerIPCS Commentary, No. 2165, 11 December 2006

Collateral Victims: Allan Rock's Mission on Child Soldiering in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2149, 18 November 2006

Sri Lanka: Prospects of Proposed Talks in GenevaIPCS Commentary, No. 2129, 13 October 2006

Sri Lanka: Donors' Co-Chairs MeetingIPCS Commentary, No. 2118, 20 September 2006

Mission Impossible: Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission in CrisisIPCS Commentary, No. 2099, 24 August 2006

Mavilaru Crisis: Implications for Ceasefire Agreement in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2088, 6 August 2006

What Next in Sri Lanka: Five Questions and Two Sets of ResponsesIPCS Commentary, No. 2050, 24 June 2006

Oslo Meetings and the Future of Ceasefire Monitoring in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 2036, 15 June 2006

Sri Lanka: Co-Chairs Conference & Peace EffortsIPCS Commentary, No. 2033, 7 June 2006

Sri Lankan Ceasefire: The Geneva TalksIPCS Commentary, No. 1954, 4 March 2006

Sri Lanka: Significance of Geneva TalksIPCS Commentary, No. 1945, 20 February 2006

SLMM: Challenges to Ceasefire Monitoring in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 1932, 25 January 2006

SAFTA: A First Step towards South Asian Economic Union?IPCS Commentary, No. 1929, 19 January 2006

Consolidating Bilateral Ties: Rajapakse's India VisitIPCS Commentary, No. 1920, 6 January 2006

Sri Lanka After Elections: New President, Old ChallengesIPCS Commentary, No. 1893, 24 November 2005

Tigers with Fins: Naval Wing of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 1757, 1 June 2005

Joint Mechanism for Tsunami Aid Victims in Sri Lanka: Look for an AlternativeIPCS Commentary, No. 1752, 20 May 2005

Tigers with Wings - Air Power of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 1720, 28 April 2005

Virtual Reality: What Cyber Terrorism is all about?IPCS Commentary, No. 1686, 30 March 2005

Pan Europeana: Europe and the Sri Lankan Ethnic IssueIPCS Commentary, No. 1677, 21 March 2005

On Record: Who Said What on Srinagar-Muzafarrabad Bus ServiceIPCS Commentary, No. 1662, 3 March 2005

Bridging the Barrier? - Srinagar-Muzaffarabad Bus ServiceIPCS Commentary, No. 1660, 3 March 2005

Second Round of India-Pakistan Composite Dialogue - 2004: A Status ReportIPCS Commentary, No. 1632, 8 February 2005

Norway in Sri Lanka: A 'Soft Superpower' Syndrome?IPCS Commentary, No. 1626, 1 February 2005

'Model'ing Kashmir - Options Afloat for Resolving Kashmir DisputeIPCS Commentary, No. 1599, 24 December 2004

Putin's India Visit: Indo-Russian Relations towards a Pragmatic Phase?IPCS Commentary, No. 1596, 22 December 2004

Barking, Biting, Barking... : Prabhaharan's Hero's Day Speech - 2004IPCS Commentary, No. 1585, 13 December 2004

Stabilising a Stalemate: Where Sri Lankan Peace Process is Heading?IPCS Commentary, No. 1573, 30 November 2004

Profiling a Poacher: The Rise and Fall of VeerappanIPCS Commentary, No. 1547, 29 October 2004

The 'K' Factor in Sri Lankan Politics: Karuna's Traverse from Bullet to BallotIPCS Commentary, No. 1542, 25 October 2004

Financial Fodder - External Sources of LTTE FundsIPCS Commentary, No. 1530, 20 October 2004

Financial Fodder - Internal Sources of LTTE FundsIPCS Commentary, No. 1527, 16 October 2004

Harnessing the Troubled Waters: Sethusamudram Canal ProjectIPCS Commentary, No. 1508, 26 September 2004

India-Pakistan Composite Dialogue 2004: A Status ReportIPCS Commentary, No. 1505, 22 September 2004

Facets of Hostage-taking in IraqIPCS Commentary, No. 1498, 16 September 2004

Maldives: Aspiration for Democracy in an ArchipelagoIPCS Commentary, No. 1481, 31 August 2004

Tigers After a Tiger: Why the LTTE Wants to Eliminate Karuna?IPCS Commentary, No. 1462, 16 August 2004

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) ?: An OverviewIPCS Commentary, No. 1440, 27 July 2004

Hiccups to the Peace Talks in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 1401, 4 June 2004

Sri Lanka: Election Outcome and Its Impact on the Peace ProcessIPCS Commentary, No. 1372, 17 April 2004

Symbolic Gestures: 'Tiger' and Militant GroupsIPCS Commentary, No. 1351, 31 March 2004

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections 2004 – II: Polls, Poles and PallsIPCS Commentary, No. 1348, 26 March 2004

Split in the Stripes: Rebellion within the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 1335, 11 March 2004

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections 2004 - I: A Factual OverviewIPCS Commentary, No. 1324, 3 March 2004

Fence Eating the Crop: Army Deserters of Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 1260, 30 December 2003

What They Say: A Comparative Chart of IPCS and CFR Reports on India-US RelationsIPCS Commentary, No. 1259, 31 December 2003

Crises in Sri Lanka – Prospects and India’s OptionsIPCS Commentary, No. 1242, 12 December 2003

Prabhakaran’s Hero’s Day Speech – A CritiqueIPCS Commentary, No. 1234, 8 December 2003

Constitutional Crisis in Sri Lanka: One Move, Many StalematesIPCS Commentary, No. 1205, 10 November 2003

Child Soldiers – III: ‘Baby Brigades’ of the LTTEIPCS Commentary, No. 1184, 21 October 2003

Child Soldiers II: Preference for Children and Preference by ChildrenIPCS Commentary, No. 1166, 30 September 2003

Child Soldiers I: A Factual OverviewIPCS Commentary, No. 1160, 25 September 2003

Japan and the Sri Lankan Peace Process: A Low Key Intervention of a “Soft Power”IPCS Commentary, No. 1153, 19 September 2003

Drug-trafficking in South Asia: A ProfileIPCS Commentary, No. 1113, 30 August 2003

Drug-trafficking and Abuse in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 1106, 22 August 2003

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – IX: Deadlock over Dead Claims and Locked CommitmentsIPCS Commentary, No. 1045, 27 May 2003

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – VIII: Sixth Round: It’s Alive and OnIPCS Commentary, No. 1005, 13 April 2003

Tigresses of Lanka: From Girls to GuerillasIPCS Commentary, No. 1001, 21 March 2003

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – VII: Fifth Round: Reiterations and ConsolidationsIPCS Commentary, No. 971, 28 February 2003

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – VI: Fourth Round: Where, When, Who and WhatIPCS Commentary, No. 954, 18 January 2003

Outfits of Suicide Terror: A Ready ReckonerIPCS Commentary, No. 934, 1 January 2003

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – V: An Overview of the Third RoundIPCS Commentary, No. 933, 1 January 2003

Suicide Terrorism: An Historical AccountIPCS Commentary, No. 925, 28 December 2002

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – IV: An Overview of the Second RoundIPCS Commentary, No. 909, 17 November 2002

(W)here Lies the Solution? - Pointers from the Recent SurveysIPCS Commentary, No. 889, 22 October 2002

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – III: An Agenda ChartIPCS Commentary, No. 885, 4 October 2002

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – II: Some FAQsIPCS Commentary, No. 870, 25 September 2002

Sri Lankan Peace Talks – I: A Fact SheetIPCS Commentary, No. 869, 25 September 2002

Peace Process in Sri Lanka – IV First and Second ‘Others’ of Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 794, 15 July 2002

Education System in Sri Lanka – II: The ReformsIPCS Commentary, No. 775, 25 June 2002

Education System in Sri Lanka – I: The ProblemsIPCS Commentary, No. 766, 25 June 2002

Operation Narcotics Knockout in AfghanistanIPCS Commentary, No. 744, 6 May 2002

Peace Process in Sri Lanka – III Black and White of a RedIPCS Commentary, No. 736, 23 April 2002

Peace Process in Sri Lanka – II De-proscription Debate: Un-caging the Tigers?IPCS Commentary, No. 723, 10 April 2002

Peace Process in Sri Lanka – I: Past Perfect SenseIPCS Commentary, No. 712, 28 February 2002

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections-2001 - IV Electoral Violence in Sri Lanka: The RemediesIPCS Commentary, No. 668, 31 December 2001

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections-2001 - III Electoral Violence: The RootsIPCS Commentary, No. 667, 31 December 2001

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections-2001 - II Poll Promises and Peace: A CritiqueIPCS Commentary, No. 656, 10 December 2001

Sri Lankan Parliamentary Elections 2001 – I An OverviewIPCS Commentary, No. 642, 22 November 2001

Attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh: Three DimensionsIPCS Commentary, No. 635, 15 November 2001

Attack at Katunayake: Strategic Rights and Political WrongsIPCS Commentary, No. 533, 2 August 2001

A Tale of Two DecisionsIPCS Commentary, No. 527, 19 July 2001

Extending the Peace Net: Three Snakes and a PeacockIPCS Commentary, No. 483, 14 March 2001

Sri Lankan Safari: Of the Violence, By the Violence and For the ViolenceIPCS Commentary, No. 474, 2 March 2001

Ganges and Irrawady: Points of ConvergenceIPCS Commentary, No. 468, 27 February 2001

Cease the Fire and Catch the PeaceIPCS Commentary, No. 451, 18 January 2001

Burghers: The Forgotten CommunityIPCS Commentary, No. 439, 22 November 2000

Democratic Anti-thesis: Information Desert in Sri LankaIPCS Commentary, No. 428, 4 November 2000

Polls in the ProximityIPCS Commentary, No. 418, 11 October 2000

Sri Lankan General Elections: Issues and ProblemsIPCS Commentary, No. 415, 2 September 2000

Constitutional Reforms in Sri Lanka: Millstones for a MilestoneIPCS Commentary, No. 400, 7 August 2000

The Other Side of Eelam: A Pandora’s Box?IPCS Commentary, No. 383, 26 June 2000

“Some Myths and Misconceptions”– An AddendumIPCS Commentary, No. 381, 26 June 2000

Indian Military Intervention: Once Bitten Ever Shy?IPCS Commentary, No. 361, 8 June 2000

Sri Lanka: Lions, Tigers and an ElephantIPCS Commentary, No. 360, 8 June 2000

Beseiging the Barricades: Indo - Sri Lankan Free Trade AgreementIPCS Commentary, No. 181, 6 April 1999

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