February 04, 2020
Armies of India, Bangladesh Begin Military Exercise in Indian Northeast
By Ankit Panda
The exercise will run through February 16, 2020, and is in its ninth iteration.
January 22, 2020
India’s Citizenship Moves May Impact Relations With Its Neighbors
By Amit Ranjan
The CAA and NRC will echo across India’s borders, particularly in Bangladesh and Nepal.
July 12, 2019
How Bangladesh Is Benefiting From the China-India Rivalry
By Anu Anwar
Bangladesh has turned its neighbors' rivalry into billions of dollars in investment and military equipment.
May 02, 2019
India’s Northeast Emerges as a Drug-Trafficking Corridor Between Myanmar and Bangladesh
By Rajeev Bhattacharyya
Bangladesh is alarmed over the increasing flow of synthetic drugs from India’s Northeast sourced from laboratories in Myanmar.
January 10, 2019
South Asia’s Cyclical Geopolitical Trends Likely to Continue in 2019
By Harsh V. Pant
India will have to remain nimble and responsive in its neighborhood.
January 10, 2019
Mani Shankar Aiyar on India and Changing Dynamics in South Asia
By Intifada P Basheer, Majid Alam and Karan Anand
“India needs to make South Asia the most important focus of our foreign policy.”
December 07, 2018
Where Does India's Neighborhood Policy Stand As 2018 Comes to a Close?
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
Taking stock of India's neighborhood as 2018 comes to a close.
June 29, 2018
The Battle for Bangladesh: India vs. China
By Shakil Bin Mushtaq
In the battle for influence in Bangladesh, India has long been on top. But China has made inroads.
May 23, 2018
Bangladesh First: Behind India’s Changing Stance on the Rohingya
By Joyeeta Bhattacharjee
India has finally taken a stand on the biggest issue dividing Myanmar and Bangladesh.
May 11, 2018
Did the OIC’s Dhaka Declaration Snub the Kashmir Problem?
By Faisal Mahmud
Kashmir barely rated a mention in the document, while host Bangladesh called for India to gain observer status in the OIC.
January 01, 2018
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
By Vinay Kaura
A report card on Modi’s “neighborhood first” approach to foreign policy.
December 22, 2017
India's Neighborhood-First Diplomacy Coming Apart at the Seams
By Surajkumar Thube
Despite a concerted push, India is losing ground to China in its own backyard.