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Who Supports China in the South China Sea and Why
July 27, 2016
Who Supports China in the South China Sea and Why
The psychology behind global support for China’s South China Sea position: a desire to avoid war.
Who Supports China in the South China Sea and Why
Is There an Alliance Between ISIS and India's Maoists?
July 27, 2016
Is There an Alliance Between ISIS and India's Maoists?
A closer look at reports of a link between ISIS and Naxals.
Is There an Alliance Between ISIS and India's Maoists?
Companies Are Moving Away from Bangalore, India's Largest IT Hub
July 25, 2016
Companies Are Moving Away from Bangalore, India's Largest IT Hub
Why Bangalore is losing its shine for IT companies.
Companies Are Moving Away from Bangalore, India's Largest IT Hub
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
July 23, 2016
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss terror in Bangladesh and Southeast Asia, and Nepali politics.
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
July 22, 2016
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
CARAT Singapore 2016 kicked off this week.
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
July 22, 2016
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
How much is Pakistan really benefiting from its "all weather friendship" with China?
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
Dhaka Attack Part of a Larger Pattern of Terrorism in Bangladesh
July 22, 2016
Dhaka Attack Part of a Larger Pattern of Terrorism in Bangladesh
The attack on a cafe in Dhaka was not an aberration -- and that makes it all the more worrying.
Dhaka Attack Part of a Larger Pattern of Terrorism in Bangladesh
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
July 20, 2016
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
The environmental, social, and diplomatic costs of the world's largest irrigation infrastructure project.
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
India and the Downsides of the South China Sea Decision
July 20, 2016
India and the Downsides of the South China Sea Decision
For India, July's South China Sea ruling by an arbitral tribunal is a complicated matter.
India and the Downsides of the South China Sea Decision
NADI 2016: Connecting With India's Northeast
July 20, 2016
NADI 2016: Connecting With India's Northeast
Rivers and cultural links can tie India's northeast to the rest of the country and the region as a whole.
NADI 2016: Connecting With India's Northeast
South China Sea Ruling: Can This be India’s Moment in the Indo-Pacific?
July 19, 2016
South China Sea Ruling: Can This be India’s Moment in the Indo-Pacific?
The South China Sea ruling against China presents an immense opportunity for India.
South China Sea Ruling: Can This be India’s Moment in the Indo-Pacific?
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
July 18, 2016
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Across Asia in the 20th and 21st centuries, the coup d'etat has been a well-documented phenomenon.
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Countering Violent Radicalism and Extremism in India
July 12, 2016
Countering Violent Radicalism and Extremism in India
After the attack in neighboring Bangladesh, India needs to update its counterterrorism strategy.
Countering Violent Radicalism and Extremism in India
After Dhaka Attack Claims 7 Japanese Lives, Tokyo Steps up Counterterrorism
July 08, 2016
After Dhaka Attack Claims 7 Japanese Lives, Tokyo Steps up Counterterrorism
Japan's response, as usual, will involve foreign aid and assistance, rather than deploying military assets.
After Dhaka Attack Claims 7 Japanese Lives, Tokyo Steps up Counterterrorism
The South China Sea Won't Stop China-ASEAN Economic Ties
July 07, 2016
The South China Sea Won't Stop China-ASEAN Economic Ties
The South China Sea issue will not stop China-ASEAN trade -- or cooperation on the "Belt and Road."
The South China Sea Won't Stop China-ASEAN Economic Ties
Dhaka Hostage Crisis: Anatomy of a Terror Attack
July 07, 2016
Dhaka Hostage Crisis: Anatomy of a Terror Attack
The terror landscape in Bangladesh merits close scrutiny after the Gulshan hostage crisis.
Dhaka Hostage Crisis: Anatomy of a Terror Attack
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