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Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
February 22, 2017
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
Asian states accounted for 43 percent of all global arms imports between 2012 and 2016.
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
India’s ‘Brand Ambassador’ Purchased by Peugeot
February 15, 2017
India’s ‘Brand Ambassador’ Purchased by Peugeot
The Ambassador car was more than a car. It was a symbol of old India.
India’s ‘Brand Ambassador’ Purchased by Peugeot
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
February 10, 2017
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
The best reports on the Trump age in foreign policy and Asia, New START vacillations, and more. Weekly links.
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
Will Russia’s Air Force Receive a 5th Generation Fighter Jet in 2018?
February 09, 2017
Will Russia’s Air Force Receive a 5th Generation Fighter Jet in 2018?
Delivery of the fifth-generation T-50 (PAK FA) fighter jet may begin in 2018, according to senior defense officials.
Will Russia’s Air Force Receive a 5th Generation Fighter Jet in 2018?
Bela Bhatia's Story Highlights Ongoing Problems in India's Chhattisgarh
February 02, 2017
Bela Bhatia's Story Highlights Ongoing Problems in India's Chhattisgarh
An Indian researcher is accosted by a mob in Chhattisgarh, highlighting ongoing rights challenges.
Bela Bhatia's Story Highlights Ongoing Problems in India's Chhattisgarh
India Seeks 57 New Naval Fighter Jets for Carriers
January 27, 2017
India Seeks 57 New Naval Fighter Jets for Carriers
The Indian Navy has issued a request for information (RFI) for a new carrier-based fighter jet this month.
India Seeks 57 New Naval Fighter Jets for Carriers
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
January 26, 2017
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
India is slated to test launch an intermediate-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile at the end of the month.
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
Is India Buying 200 F-16 Fighter Jets?
January 04, 2017
Is India Buying 200 F-16 Fighter Jets?
Or will the Indian Air Force opt for Sweden’s Gripen in a new competition to build a single-engine fighter jet?
Is India Buying 200 F-16 Fighter Jets?
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
December 31, 2016
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Here's wishing the Asia-Pacific a happy and prosperous new year. Watch these issues in the coming year.
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
South Asia’s Changing Landscape in 2016
December 23, 2016
South Asia’s Changing Landscape in 2016
The year 2016 has been a year of dramatic changes which are only likely to gain further momentum in the coming years.
South Asia’s Changing Landscape in 2016
India Floats Radar Tender For Light Combat Aircraft
December 20, 2016
India Floats Radar Tender For Light Combat Aircraft
The Indian Air Force intends to procure at least 100 new radar systems for its latest fighter jet.
India Floats Radar Tender For Light Combat Aircraft
India, Russia to Hold Joint Naval Exercise
December 14, 2016
India, Russia to Hold Joint Naval Exercise
The joint Indo-Russian naval drill is scheduled to kick off on December 14.
India, Russia to Hold Joint Naval Exercise
Indian Navy Rules out Tejas Fighter Jet on New Aircraft Carrier
December 13, 2016
Indian Navy Rules out Tejas Fighter Jet on New Aircraft Carrier
India’s Light Combat Aircraft is not meeting the navy’s requirements, according to a senior naval officer.
Indian Navy Rules out Tejas Fighter Jet on New Aircraft Carrier
How Can New Delhi Solve Its Smog Problem?
December 02, 2016
How Can New Delhi Solve Its Smog Problem?
November 2016 has been an exceptionally bad month for New Delhi, stressing the need for solutions.
How Can New Delhi Solve Its Smog Problem?
Confirmed: India Signs Deal for 145 US Guns
December 01, 2016
Confirmed: India Signs Deal for 145 US Guns
India is purchasing 145 ultralight howitzers from the United States.
Confirmed: India Signs Deal for 145 US Guns
India’s Most ‘Notorious’ Campus
November 30, 2016
India’s Most ‘Notorious’ Campus
Some see the campus of Jawaharlal Nehru University as a “den of communists.” Others see vibrant student activism.
India’s Most ‘Notorious’ Campus
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