Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
January 30, 2015
Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
Akhilesh Pillalamarri reviews The History of Akbar, Volume 1.
Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
The Emergence of a New Hinduism
January 29, 2015
The Emergence of a New Hinduism
India is changing fast, and Hinduism is keeping up.
The Emergence of a New Hinduism
Why the US Should Encourage Closer Sino-Indian Ties
January 27, 2015
Why the US Should Encourage Closer Sino-Indian Ties
A "deadlocked alliance" between Beijing and New Delhi may be good news for the United States.
Why the US Should Encourage Closer Sino-Indian Ties
Political Violence Grows in Bangladesh
January 17, 2015
Political Violence Grows in Bangladesh
Plus, India's DRDO sacks its head, Afghanistan and Pakistan relations, PLA infantry, and more. Weekend links.
Political Violence Grows in Bangladesh
Asian Geopolitical Trends in 2015
January 10, 2015
Asian Geopolitical Trends in 2015
The Diplomat's editors kick off 2015 with a discussion of the geopolitical trends to watch in the Asia-Pacific.
Asian Geopolitical Trends in 2015
3 Biggest Misconceptions About India
December 31, 2014
3 Biggest Misconceptions About India
Despite its huge size and population, there are several common misconceptions about India.
3 Biggest Misconceptions About India
The Geopolitics of South Asian Political Stability
December 27, 2014
The Geopolitics of South Asian Political Stability
A recent essay by Robert Kaplan offers fascinating insight into South Asia's political stability.
The Geopolitics of South Asian Political Stability
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
November 18, 2014
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
New Chinese and Indian agreements highlight Canberra’s evolving Indo-Pacific trade strategy.
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
3 Reasons Modi Is Misguided on Pakistan
October 31, 2014
3 Reasons Modi Is Misguided on Pakistan
Modi's hardline policy towards Pakistan needs to be backed by substantive engagement.
3 Reasons Modi Is Misguided on Pakistan
The Myth of India as a Great Power
October 25, 2014
The Myth of India as a Great Power
Plus, Fukuyama on dealing with China and Xi Jinping as China’s new imperial president. Pacific Realist links.
The Myth of India as a Great Power
Diwali: An Indian Festival Goes Global
October 24, 2014
Diwali: An Indian Festival Goes Global
Indians the world over celebrated Diwali this Thursday, as did U.S. President Barack Obama.
Diwali: An Indian Festival Goes Global
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
October 10, 2014
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
Under Modi, India has gone from merely "looking east" to acting east, and that's good news for Indo-U.S. relations.
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
October 09, 2014
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
Like many Americans, Modi believes in national “exceptionalism.” But for him the exceptional nation is India.
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
On Twitter, ISIS Is More Popular Than China
September 15, 2014
On Twitter, ISIS Is More Popular Than China
Also, China's "creeping invasion" and is India China circa 2001? Some general interest links.
On Twitter, ISIS Is More Popular Than China
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
September 13, 2014
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
China's ambitious goals for the SCO are helped by the imminent addition of three new members.
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
August 29, 2014
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
As past efforts have shown, Modi and Sharif must get personally involved to resolve the long-running dispute.
Leadership Needed to Solve India-Pakistan Conflict
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