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Obama in Vietnam, Modi in Iran: Geopolitical Consequences
May 26, 2016
Obama in Vietnam, Modi in Iran: Geopolitical Consequences
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss two recent bilateral summits of note in the Asia-Pacific.
Obama in Vietnam, Modi in Iran: Geopolitical Consequences
Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
May 26, 2016
Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
There are strong policy encouragements to restrict supply, contributing to skyrocketing prices.
Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
Did India Hide a Failed Supersonic Missile Test?
May 26, 2016
Did India Hide a Failed Supersonic Missile Test?
Despite reports to the contrary, the test of an Indian ballistic missile defense system apparently was a failure.
Did India Hide a Failed Supersonic Missile Test?
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, is Iran Next?
May 26, 2016
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, is Iran Next?
After 15 years, the group is set to expand this summer.
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, is Iran Next?
India Must Reform Its Foreign Policy Establishment
May 26, 2016
India Must Reform Its Foreign Policy Establishment
To create continuity, India needs an overhaul of its foreign policy bureaucracy.
India Must Reform Its Foreign Policy Establishment
Tsai Ing-wen: A New Type of Female Leader in Asia
May 26, 2016
Tsai Ing-wen: A New Type of Female Leader in Asia
Unlike other female political leaders in Asia, Tsai does not belong to a political dynasty.
Tsai Ing-wen: A New Type of Female Leader in Asia
Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
May 26, 2016
Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
"India cannot be a spectator as chaos ensues in Afghanistan, for it will not be safe from the spillover."
Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
As India Melts Under Record Heat, Modi Government Springs Into Action
May 26, 2016
As India Melts Under Record Heat, Modi Government Springs Into Action
As India melts under record temperatures, Modi scrambles to head off a major drought.
As India Melts Under Record Heat, Modi Government Springs Into Action
Chabahar and Beyond: Was Modi’s Visit to Iran a Game Changer?
May 25, 2016
Chabahar and Beyond: Was Modi’s Visit to Iran a Game Changer?
The Modi government has rightly moved quickly to capitalize on the opportunities of Iran’s mainstreaming.
Chabahar and Beyond: Was Modi’s Visit to Iran a Game Changer?
How to Create a United Southern Asia
May 25, 2016
How to Create a United Southern Asia
A blueprint for integrating BIMSTEC and ASEAN through a Southern Asian Multi-Sectoral Regional Agreement.
How to Create a United Southern Asia
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
May 25, 2016
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
The strike against Mansour was the result of carefully cultivate human and signals intelligence in Balochistan.
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
Indian Navy Commissions New Fast Attack Craft
May 25, 2016
Indian Navy Commissions New Fast Attack Craft
The Indian Navy recently inducted a new high-speed offshore patrol vessel.
Indian Navy Commissions New Fast Attack Craft
Energy and the G7: Overcoming Antagonism and Isolationism
May 24, 2016
Energy and the G7: Overcoming Antagonism and Isolationism
The coming G7 summit in Ise-Shima is an opportunity to overcome international antagonism and isolationism.
Energy and the G7: Overcoming Antagonism and Isolationism
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
May 24, 2016
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
Ironically, a peaceful transition of power is threatening to undermine democracy in Timor-Leste.
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
May 24, 2016
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
After Mullah Mansour's death, the Taliban must cut a deal with the Afghan government.
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
May 24, 2016
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
Should the subcontinent be referred to South Asia or India, especially in the historical sense?
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
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