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Harsh V. Pant

Harsh V. Pant

Harsh V. Pant is professor of international relations in the Defence Studies Department and the India Institute at King’s College London.

Harsh V. Pant is professor of international relations in the Defence Studies Department and the India Institute at King’s College London. He is Director, Studies and Head of Strategic Studies Programme at the Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi. He is also an adjunct fellow with the Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, DC. His current research is focused on Asian security issues. His most recent book include New Directions in India’s Foreign Policy: Theory and Praxis (Cambridge University Press) and Indian Nuclear Policy (Oxford University Press).

Posts by Harsh V. Pant
August 05, 2019

The Modi Government Scraps Kashmir's Special Status: What Now?

By Harsh V. Pant
Modi alters the Kashmir dynamic.

July 26, 2019

Need for Urgent Reforms: The Indian Army’s Cyber and Electronic Warfare Challenges

By Harsh V. Pant and Kartik Bommakanti
India needs to better integrate electronic and cyber warfare into its future defense planning.
June 28, 2019

India at the 2019 G20 Summit: Priorities and Challenges

By Harsh V. Pant
Amid global disarray, India has an opportunity to make its presence felt.

May 24, 2019

Modi 2.0 Confronts a Challenging Foreign Policy Landscape

By Harsh V. Pant
After celebrating his win, Modi needs to prepare for much work ahead on the foreign policy front.

May 24, 2019

An Aspirational India Places Its Faith in Modi Once Again

By Harsh V. Pant
Narendra Modi has much work ahead.

May 16, 2019

Tehran Comes Calling: India’s Iran Dilemma Grows Acute

By Harsh V. Pant
India has to make hard choices about its relationship with Iran—again.
April 26, 2019

India’s Iran Conundrum Is Back

By Harsh V. Pant
The Trump administration’s sanctions hardball puts New Delhi in a tight spot.

April 24, 2019

The Easter Bombings in Sri Lanka Foreshadow a Regional Challenge

By Harsh V. Pant
The shocking Easter Day terror attacks in Sri Lanka underscore a regional problem.

April 11, 2019

India’s National Security Election: Why It’s Advantage Modi

By Harsh V. Pant
The Indian prime minister’s national security credentials are poised to have benefits at the polls.

April 04, 2019

Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China

By Harsh V. Pant
Whatever comes after India’s election, the role of China will loom large in Indian foreign policy.

March 29, 2019

India’s Leap in Space: The Significance of the First Indian Anti-Satellite Test

By Harsh V Pant and Shounak Set
India’s anti-satellite test is a major moment.
March 21, 2019

Pulwama, Balakot, and Azhar Underscore India’s China Conundrum

By Harsh V. Pant
China’s position on Pakistan and India should no longer surprise anyone in India.

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