Thursday, April 19, 2018

India-ASEAN Relation within the Indo-Pacific Paradigm

India and ASEAN ties have gradually evolved over the years since India’s Independence. Interestingly though India-ASEAN had a natural geographical connectivity since antiquity with...

India’s Aid Diplomacy

For India which was once the world's biggest remote guide beneficiary, with some USD 55 billion received by the nation in the vicinity of...

India-China relations: Special Representative Talks and Beyond

Early this year, China published the first volume of Soviet era declassified documents pertaining to Mao Zedong’s writings (Sulian jiemi dangan xuan: Mao Zedong...

India and the Developing Africa

India–Africa relations are as old as the civilisations of the Nile and the Indus Valley. The earlier known contact between India and countries in...

India and the Changing Security Architecture of Indo-Pacific

The rising Chinese assertiveness is altering the geopolitics and regional security architecture of Southeast and East Asia. The ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)...

The Stroke of the Zimbabwean State

The Zimbabwean State When, exactly, does a coup transpire? Consider the current imagery in Zimbabwe’s capital city: army tanks parked in central Harare, blocking access...

Is there any method in ‘madness’ in Saudi Arabia!

There is widely held apprehension that the young crown prince is pushing the kingdom on high risk path of destabilization for his personal gain. ...

Implication of Kurdish Referendum

Despite several warnings and advices, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) held long awaited Independence referendum in the Northern Iraq on 25th September 2017. Though the...

Turkey’s support to Rohingyas: A foreign policy “gamble”? – II

Turkey to the rescue Before extensively reviewing Turkey’s support to Rohingyas, it is imperative for policy makers to understand Turkey’s foreign policy. In the light...

Economic Relations between India and Russia

India and Russia share close strategic, economic and cultural ties for several decades. While Russia is a reliable partner of India, development of India-Russia...