February 19, 2021
India-Saudi Security Ties Getting Stronger
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
While energy security continues to dominate the agenda, security and defense cooperation are becoming more important in the India-Saudi relationship.
August 13, 2020
Is Pakistan Losing Saudi Arabia?
By Sudha Ramachandran
By attempting to arm-twist Riyadh on the Kashmir issue, Islamabad is undermining relations with a long-time patron.
January 16, 2020
Why Saudi Arabia and the UAE Aren’t Bothered by India’s Citizenship Amendment Act
By Kabir Taneja
Driven by geopolitics and economics, both Gulf states are courting a close relationship with Modi’s India.
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.
October 28, 2019
India-Saudi Arabia Ties: Scaling New Heights
By Alvite Ningthoujam
Prime Minister Modi’s latest trip to Riyadh underscores a growing relationship.
October 24, 2019
Is India Redefining Its Role in the Politics of the Middle East?
By Niranjan Marjani
A closer look at India’s increasingly complex relationships with countries of the Middle East.
February 08, 2019
India and Saudi Arabia Move Beyond Energy
By Vinay Kaura
Mohammed bin Salman’s upcoming visit to India could be a watershed moment in boosting defense and security cooperation.
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 24, 2018
What Will Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Ties Look Like Under Imran Khan?
By Samuel Ramani
Khan's first trip overseas will be to Saudi Arabia, to shore up a longtime partnership.
August 08, 2018
What the US Iran Sanctions Mean for India
By Paras Ratna
India’s diplomatic predicament just got worse.
February 13, 2018
A New Reality Confronts India in the Middle East
By Harsh V. Pant
India is still stuck in the age-old debates of the Israel-Arab rivalry whereas the Middle East has moved on. Can Modi change that?
August 10, 2016
Bridging the Gulf: Securing India’s Migrant Workers in the Middle East
By Rohan Joshi
How can the Indian government move to improve the lot of its migrant workers in the Middle East?