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Analysis | Balochistan – A Saga of Devolutions, State Repression and quest for Freedom
Analysis, Asia, Featured

Analysis | Balochistan – A Saga of Devolutions, State Repression and quest for Freedom

“Today from the ramparts of Red Fort, I want to greet and express my thanks to some people. In the last few days, people of Balochistan, Gilgit, Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have thanked me, have expressed gratitude, and expressed good wishes for me.” When the Indian Prime Minister acknowledged the people of Balochistan from the ramparts of […]

India’s Pandexit – How Prudent Economics and Robust Decisions Enabled India’s Recovery from the Pandemic
Analysis, Asia, Featured

India’s Pandexit – How Prudent Economics and Robust Decisions Enabled India’s Recovery from the Pandemic

The 1918-19 Spanish Flu caused by the H1N1 virus had infected close to one–third of the world population with 50 million deaths and was considered the most devastating pandemic. A century later, the world witnessed another highly infectious pandemic caused by SARS – CoV 2 virus, better known as Covid – 19. India being the […]

Chinese ‘Spy Ship’ at  Hambantota – A Security Nightmare for India & South Asia
Analysis, Asia, Big Block of 4, Defence & Security, Featured

Chinese ‘Spy Ship’ at  Hambantota – A Security Nightmare for India & South Asia

China docked its ‘spy ship’ in the Hambantota port in Sri Lanka for several days. Despite India’s reluctance and insistence against this decision, Sri Lanka allowed the ship to be docked, buckling down under Chinese pressure. This move has several tactical and strategic consequences on the South Asian region and especially on India’s influence in the […]

‘At the Altar of India’s Freedom’ – Documentary on the INA veterans who served under Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
Asia, National

‘At the Altar of India’s Freedom’ – Documentary on the INA veterans who served under Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

As India completes 75 years of independence, the first-ever documentary chronicling the stories and experiences of veterans of the Indian National Army and its Rani of Jhansi regiment who joined in the fight for India’s independence from the distant lands of Southeast Asia is now available on YouTube. The documentary film documents a significant part […]

Why India needs to up its game in the Indo-Pacific region
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Why India needs to up its game in the Indo-Pacific region

The geostrategic weight of the 21st century rests in the Indo-Pacific, and India would be geo-politically, geo-strategically and geographically sitting at the crossroads of Eurasia, North East Asia, and the Asian continent to dominate the region. Americans believe that the Indo-Pacific region is economically the most dynamic region which stimulates the growth and development in […]

The Malacca Dilemma – Prospects and Concerns for the Geopolitics of Asian Waters
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The Malacca Dilemma – Prospects and Concerns for the Geopolitics of Asian Waters

More than 30 per cent of the world’s seaborne trade passes through the Malacca Strait with China, Japan, and South Korea reliant on this strategic waterway for their supplies, especially energy. Beijing is seeking alternative routes to reduce its dependence on the waterway to ensure a more viable long-term energy security policy. China’s Strategic influence in the Indo […]