September 01, 2020
What the Israel-UAE Agreement Means for Asian Powers
By Guy Burton
China and India have been watching the shifting geopolitics in the Middle East.
July 28, 2020
Taking India-Gulf Cooperation Into Space
By Alvite Ningthoujam
India already has the frameworks for space cooperation with partners like the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Oman.
July 21, 2020
The China-India Contest in the Middle East
By Hasan Alhasan
China’s recent advances with Iran and Turkey have been accompanied by Indian setbacks.
April 20, 2020
India’s COVID-19 Cooperation With the Middle East
By Alvite Ningthoujam
Indian aid and cooperation amid the pandemic has extended to its increasingly close partners in the Gulf region.
April 07, 2020
A Sovereign Iraq Is Key to Securing India’s Energy Industry
By Michael Haddad
India can support a sovereign Iraq to bolster its energy security.
November 09, 2019
Modi in Saudi Arabia: Upping the ‘Look West’ Game
By Shreya Upadhyay
India’s Look West policy received a fillip with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Saudi Arabia.
May 22, 2019
The Domestic Dividends of Modi’s Look West Policy
By Chirayu Thakkar
Modi broke with BJP precedent to pursue Arab states. The foreign policy rationale is obvious, but there's a domestic political logic as well.
December 31, 2018
India and the Evolving Geopolitics of the Middle East
By Nadeem Ahmed Moonakal
India's “Link West” policy has seen both continuity and change.
August 08, 2018
What the US Iran Sanctions Mean for India
By Paras Ratna
India’s diplomatic predicament just got worse.
April 03, 2018
India’s Growing Role in the Middle East
By Rachel Brandenburg and Bharath Gopalaswamy
A recent agreement to allow an Indian airline to run flights to Israel through Saudi airspace illustrates Delhi’s increasing clout.
October 06, 2017
Look West, Think Ahead: The Role of Renewables in India’s Energy Security
By Heather Byrne
The future of India’s energy security lies in diversifying its portfolio.
May 18, 2017
India-Gulf Ties in the Spotlight
By Tridivesh Singh Maini and Sandeep Sachdeva
India's ties with Gulf states have evolved noticeably over the past decade.