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Internationalization of the Indian rupee – Opportunities and Challenges
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Internationalization of the Indian rupee – Opportunities and Challenges

As the use of the rupee becomes more significant internationally, the bargaining power of Indian businesses will improve, adding weight to the Indian economy and enhancing India’s global stature and respect. The use of the rupee in cross-border transactions mitigates currency risk for Indian businesses. Reducing dependence on foreign currency makes India less vulnerable to […]

Chinese ‘Spy’ Balloon Spooks US; China Warns Of “Necessary Response” after the US shoots down the Balloon!
North America, World

Chinese ‘Spy’ Balloon Spooks US; China Warns Of “Necessary Response” after the US shoots down the Balloon!

An interesting event unfolded between the USA and China on Friday as a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon was spotted drifting over the northern U.S. skies. While the floating object’s current flight path is headed towards “a number of sensitive sites,” Pentagon spokesman Brig. Gen. Patrick Ryder said the balloon does not present a significant risk […]

Union Budget 2023 – A Responsible Budget Sans Fiscal Profligacy!
Analysis, Asia, National

Union Budget 2023 – A Responsible Budget Sans Fiscal Profligacy!

All inclusive growth strategy is the foundation of an independently developed economy and ready Bharat to play a larger global role. Bharat’s finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented a responsible budget on behalf of the BJP-led government on Wednesday. It is on expected lines. Conservative in content and spirit, but the budget for 2023 – 24 […]

Guided by Pak’s ISI, Terrorists of ARSA from Myanmar entering India, say Intel reports
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Guided by Pak’s ISI, Terrorists of ARSA from Myanmar entering India, say Intel reports

As part of a secret plot of the Myanmar authorities, guerilla-trained members of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) are entering Bharat and joining local jihadist outfits in Jammu & Kashmir, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and northeastern provinces with the notorious agenda of spreading jihadist terror. According to a credible source, members of ARSA, who […]

Reimagining India – Afghanistan ties with Taliban at the Helm
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Reimagining India – Afghanistan ties with Taliban at the Helm

India should cautiously move forward with the Taliban, known to be inherently ‘anti-India’, which has shown no signs of improvement that it had guaranteed upon the takeover.  The Taliban regime has consistently reiterated the need to resume bilateral relations between the two countries to recommence the halted infrastructural projects, visas to students, health care, etc. The […]

Evaluating China’s hold on India-led resolutions on UN-designated global terrorists
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Evaluating China’s hold on India-led resolutions on UN-designated global terrorists

It is evident that China and Pakistan are in a quid pro quo agreement over dreaded Islamic terrorists, which safeguards their mutual interests at the cost of millions of lives and global peace. China does not want to harm these terrorist groups and expects these groups not to harm Chinese interests, especially in Xinjiang. China […]

South Korea’s Indo-Pacific strategy – A momentum towards developing into a ‘Global Pivotal State’
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South Korea’s Indo-Pacific strategy – A momentum towards developing into a ‘Global Pivotal State’

South Korea’s new vision projects the values of freedom and solidarity in the international order. South Korea identifies the Indo-Pacific as an economically robust region with the strategic industrial base being located in this region. South Korea aims to seek multidimensional partnerships through the promotion of global multilateral order. It aims to project and develop […]

What’s behind the recent protests in Israel?
Featured, Middle East, World

What’s behind the recent protests in Israel?

Many fear that the judicial reforms, similar to what Turkey and Poland attempted, will render the Supreme Court inferior to the parliament and turn Israel into a semi-democratic state. It has been merely two weeks since Benjamin Netanyahu is back as the Prime Minister of Israel with far-right leaders in his council. Since his government was […]