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India Expands Diplomatic Efforts Amid Border Standoff With China
June 05, 2020

India Expands Diplomatic Efforts Amid Border Standoff With China

By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
New Delhi has been sending Beijing signals via its diplomatic interactions with the U.S., Taiwan, and Australia in recent weeks.

Amid Virus, Those in India’s Largest Slum Help One Another
June 05, 2020

Amid Virus, Those in India’s Largest Slum Help One Another

By Associated Press
Dharavi, India’s largest slum, has been hard-hit by the pandemic.
What Does COVID-19 Mean for Terrorism in Bangladesh? 
June 04, 2020

What Does COVID-19 Mean for Terrorism in Bangladesh? 

By Shafi Md Mostofa
How the pandemic intersects with challenges of Islamist radicalization for Bangladesh.

Cyclone Spares India’s Business Capital From Major Damage
June 04, 2020

Cyclone Spares India’s Business Capital From Major Damage

By Associated Press
Cyclone Nisarga’s damage to Mumbai was less intense than feared.

Balochistan Erupts in Protests Over a Murdered Mother and Her Injured 4-Year-Old
June 04, 2020

Balochistan Erupts in Protests Over a Murdered Mother and Her Injured 4-Year-Old

By Mariyam Suleman
Having witnessed years of war and violence, Balochs hardly need a reminder that no one is safe in the province – not even inside one’s home.

India’s COVID-19 Opportunity in Southeast Asia
June 04, 2020

India’s COVID-19 Opportunity in Southeast Asia

By Angshuman Choudhury and Ashutosh Nagda
India needs to extend its regional COVID diplomacy eastward.

Lack of Virus Tests Pushes Afghanistan Toward Crisis
June 03, 2020

Lack of Virus Tests Pushes Afghanistan Toward Crisis

By Associated Press
With a capacity to test only 2,000 people per day, Afghan health authorities are receiving between 10,000 and 20,000 samples each day.
Australia-India Relations: What to Expect From the Modi-Morrison Virtual Summit
June 03, 2020

Australia-India Relations: What to Expect From the Modi-Morrison Virtual Summit

By Shristi Pukhrem and Siddharth Singh
The June 4 meeting will be a chance to further a natural partnership.

UN Report: Taliban Maintains Ties to Al-Qaeda
June 02, 2020

UN Report: Taliban Maintains Ties to Al-Qaeda

By Catherine Putz
Beyond highlighting the ongoing connections between the Taliban and al-Qaeda, the report exposes fragility in the U.S.-Taliban agreement.

Sundarbans Devastated by Cyclone, as Virus Halts Migration
June 02, 2020

Sundarbans Devastated by Cyclone, as Virus Halts Migration

By Associated Press
Climate change, cyclones, and the coronavirus besiege the Sundarban delta spread between India and Bangladesh.

What Is China Saying About the China-India Border Stand-Off?
June 02, 2020

What Is China Saying About the China-India Border Stand-Off?

By Antara Ghosal Singh
On the Chinese internet, the Nepal-India territorial dispute is seen as a direct contributing factor to the recent flare-up on the Sino-Indian border.
Did the Controversial Citizenship Amendment Act Affect India’s International Position?
June 02, 2020

Did the Controversial Citizenship Amendment Act Affect India’s International Position?

By Krzysztof Iwanek
India’s new citizenship law was criticized in various countries, but did it lead to cancelled deals or sanctions?

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