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For SAARC to Work, India and Pakistan Must Resolve Differences
November 27, 2014
For SAARC to Work, India and Pakistan Must Resolve Differences
Despite Modi highlighting South Asia’s problems at the SAARC summit, SAARC fails to progress.
For SAARC to Work, India and Pakistan Must Resolve Differences
China Makes Inroads Into India's Backyard
November 27, 2014
China Makes Inroads Into India's Backyard
At the SAARC summit in Nepal, China seeks deeper relationship with South Asian countries.
China Makes Inroads Into India's Backyard
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
November 19, 2014
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
Is there a multilateral mechanism that could manage air and maritime encounters in a tense region?
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
India Tops Report on Global Slavery
November 19, 2014
India Tops Report on Global Slavery
According to the Walk Free Foundation's 2014 Global Slavery Report, India is home to 14 million "modern slaves."
India Tops Report on Global Slavery
The Paradox in Legitimizing India’s Nuclear Status
November 13, 2014
The Paradox in Legitimizing India’s Nuclear Status
Striking a balance with the NPT regime requires a careful regional and global calculus.
The Paradox in Legitimizing India’s Nuclear Status
India’s Strategic Vietnam Defense Relations
November 11, 2014
India’s Strategic Vietnam Defense Relations
India is seeking to counter Chinese ambitions by training and supplying Vietnam’s military.
India’s Strategic Vietnam Defense Relations
India’s ‘Look East’ Policy Begins with Myanmar
November 08, 2014
India’s ‘Look East’ Policy Begins with Myanmar
Modi’s visit highlights Myanmar as a first step in countering China.
India’s ‘Look East’ Policy Begins with Myanmar
The New Silk Road: China's Marshall Plan?
November 06, 2014
The New Silk Road: China's Marshall Plan?
China's plan for massive investments along the New Silk Road and Maritime Silk Road is a bid for diplomatic clout.
The New Silk Road: China's Marshall Plan?
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
October 30, 2014
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa will seek a third term in office, despite constitutional ambiguities.
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
October 29, 2014
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
After reaching out to ASEAN, the EU should improve its ties with the SAARC.
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
October 24, 2014
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
Sri Lanka may be concerned that human rights investigators could pose as tourists.
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
October 23, 2014
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
On Friday, China will officially launch its new regional infrastructure bank. Many notable nations will be absent.
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
October 22, 2014
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi could render SAARC a more effective regional institution.
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
October 21, 2014
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Also, India and China hold exercises, Pakistan-Iran tensions rise, a Korean standoff, and more. Defense links.
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
October 20, 2014
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
To fully integrate into the nation, the Tamil-majority Northern Province will need some political good faith.
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
India’s Impressive Space Program
October 13, 2014
India’s Impressive Space Program
The recent Mars orbit caps an impressive track record for the country’s space agency.
India’s Impressive Space Program
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