Afghanistan (Insitute of Arab and Islamic Studies, Exeter University, 5 February 2016)
On the edge of turbulence: India between uncertainty and promise (Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, 21 November 2014)
Cosmopolitanism and Human Rights (Global Studies Association Conference, University of Roehampton, 10-12 July 2013)
Imperial Designs (Roehampton University, Social Science Seminar, 15 October 2012)
Culture of Violence as a Genesis of Terrorism (Roehampton University, Social Science, 21 November 2011)
War On Terror: Critical Approaches (University of Surrey, Politics Seminar, 9 May 2011)
On Human Security (Renaissance College, Indore Indira Group of Institutions, Indore, India, 12 March 2011).
Terrorism, Political Violence and Human Security: Reflection, Introspection and Prospection (Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, India, 23 February 2011).
Bias Against Understanding Terrorism: The Failure to Learn from Afghanistan (Lecture I, Autum 2010 Seminar Series, Centre for Research on Nationalism, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism, University of Surrey, Guildford, 4 October 2010)
Overcoming the Bush Legacy (Book Launch, Commonwealth Journalists Association, London, 17 May 2010)
American Afflictions at Home and Abroad: Foreign Policy Adventures of President George W Bush (Eccles Centre for American Studies, The British Library, London, 28 April 2010)
The Media in the New Century: Opportunities and Challenges (JK Business School, Gurgaon, India, 9 March 2009)
Afghanistan in Context (India International Centre, New Delhi, 7 March 2009)
The World We Live in Today (Indore Indira School of Career Studies, India, 2 March 2009)
The Jayewardene era and Sri Lanka’s forthcoming elections (RIIA, Chatham House, London, 31 January 1989)