July 30, 2021
China Is Providing an Alternative Regional Framework for South Asia
By Bipin Ghimire and Apoorva Pathak
China has set up its own alternative to SAARC and BIMSTEC – one that does not include India.
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.
January 28, 2020
Indian Foreign Policy: Assessing the Agenda in 2020
By Hemant Krishan Singh and Arun Sahgal
India may face a difficult year ahead, but Indian diplomacy is poised to succeed.
July 16, 2019
High Tech Geopolitics: How Can India Combine Data and Regional Power?
By Rohan Seth
India should take the lead in driving BIMSTEC integration on data.
June 11, 2019
Modi’s Second Term Foreign Policy Kicks off With a Neighborhood Focus
By Ankit Panda
“Neighborhood first” is here to stay under Modi 2.0.
May 31, 2019
India’s BIMSTEC Gambit
By Sudha Ramachandran
With SAARC stalled, India is turning to BIMSTEC to center its foreign policy.
November 02, 2018
Can BIMSTEC Finally Become Relevant?
By Nazia Hussain
After 20-plus years, the subregional grouping is having a moment. Will that momentum last?
September 18, 2018
The Time is Right to Revive SAARC
By Sabena Siddiqi
BIMSTEC can't carry the weight of regional cooperation, but SAARC can.
September 17, 2018
Minding the Gaps in India’s Act East Policy
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
New Delhi’s approach to Southeast Asia within the wider Indo-Pacific region is strategically sound but has limits.
August 31, 2018
How Sri Lanka Can Enhance the Bay of Bengal Initiative
By Anishka De Zylva and Divya Hundlani
Sri Lanka has diverse and untapped opportunities to transform BIMSTEC into a more impactful organization.
August 30, 2018
Making Sense of India's Revived Interests in BIMSTEC
By Harsh V. Pant
For New Delhi, BIMSTEC is about reimagining India’s strategic geography altogether.
August 29, 2018
BIMSTEC and the Nepal-India-China Triangle
By Biswas Baral
Pakistan, India, China; SAARC, BIMSTEC, BRI: A crowded political landscape for Nepal to navigate.