Copyright and Terms of Use

SAGlobalAffairs © controls and owns all trademarks, copyrights, internet domain names, trade names, logos, trade dress contained in or comprising this site. All rights reserved.

Trademarks of SOUTHASIA include: SOUTHASIA Online ®, SOUTHASIA-Online ®.

The ISSN Number for SOUTHASIA Online ® is 1939-4721

All content registered with SOUTHASIA is published online with

All content, including text and images, appearing on SAGlobalAffairs World Wide Website is the property of, or used under license or by permission, and is protected by International Copyright Law and does not constitute material in the public domain.

The contents of this Website may be used for non-commercial personal or educational reference purposes only. No part of this Website may be copied, published, stored, re-distributed or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose in any form or by any means without the express advance written permission of SAGlobalAffairs. Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited. For information on obtaining permission to use or distribute the contents of this Website for commercial purposes contact: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


We do not make any express or implied warranty about the accuracy, usefulness, merchantability or fitness of the information of SAGlobalAffairs or any other party that appears on this site for any purpose. In no event will SAGlobalAffairs and SOUTHASIA be liable for any loss of profits, business, use or data or for any damages of any kind whether based in contract, negligence or tort resulting from any use of this information. The presentation of the views or opinions expressed by the experts and specialists on the site does not constitute or imply an endorsement by SAGlobalAffairs or SOUTHASIA, and such views or opinions do not necessarily reflect those of SAGlobalAffairs or SOUTHASIA.


SAGlobalAffairs provides links to other Websites which may be of interest to users of our site solely for the convenience of users. The sponsors of linked Web sites are responsible for the editorial content of such sites; The SAGlobalAffairs does not endorse nor assume any responsibility for such content. SAGlobalAffairs is not able to inspect or confirm that the material contained on the Websites linked to the SAGlobalAffairs Website are correct in all particulars, and makes no express or implied warranty about the accuracy, usefulness, merchantability or fitness of the information appearing on the pages linked to this site for any purpose.


The User acknowledges that chats, conferences, networks, bulletin boards and any other such communications forums hosted by this Website are public and not private communications. Further, the User acknowledges that chats, postings, conferences, and other communications by other users are not endorsed by The SAGlobalAffairs, and such communications shall not be considered, reviewed, screened, or approved by SAGlobalAffairs.

Registration submitted by a User might be utilized for marketing and promotional purposes by SAGlobalAffairs, and SAGlobalAffairs alone, and may be shared with its agents or affiliates connected to SAGlobalAffairs and SOUTHASIA. If a user objects to the use of such information for any reason, SAGlobalAffairs will cease such use upon receipt of an email request or the user may modifying his/her registration information online. SAGlobalAffairs will make every effort to maintain your registration information in a secure and safe environment, and will try to cater to all of the User's deal.

SAGlobalAffairs collects personally identifying information only during subscription Registration for contests or sweepstakes, for sites requiring subscription, online shopping and certain portions of the site in which users submit content or participate in interactive online activities (i.e., community postings, voting, chat, games, or bulletin boards). SAGlobalAffairs will use such information only for internal purposes in conducting contests or sweepstakes, to monitor compliance with policies and terms and conditions of use, or upon notice to the user, for editorial and feedback purposes.

Acceptance of These Terms

If you decide to continue using and accessing the contents of this Website and SAGlobalAffairs, it will automatically assume your assent to the SAGlobalAffairs terms and conditions and its privacy policy. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of use and our privacy policy, please do not use our Website and its content. Your continued use of the SAGlobalAffairs site in the light of this information which we will assume has reached you, will signify your acceptance of these changes.


Current Issue

  • SAO-May-2013-150

    Ever since Gen. Pervez Musharraf returned to Pakistan, he has been caught in a miasma of misinformation that has been created by the media to further certain negative perceptions about him. The courts are doing their bit to queer the pitch. While there has been a huge outcry to invoke Article 6 against Gen. Musharraf for allegedly committing high…

    More >>>


  • India: A Global Economic Power? Revisiting the Past and Contemplating the Future
  • The Breakout of China-India Strategic Rivalry in Asia and the Indian Ocean
  • Beijing's Balancing Act: Courting New Delhi, Reassuring Islamabad
  • China and India: More Cooperation than competition in Energy and Climate Change