Thursday, October 18, 2018

Modi needed to show ‘action’, but what would be reaction?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had to show to the people of India that he could live up to his braggadocio - and he...

Reassessing the Indus Water Treaty – Part A

In the past few weeks, the Indus Water Treaty has come under renewed focus by the Indian Government and the media.  The Indian Government...

Prime Minister Abe’s Southeast Asia Tour: A Reality Check

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe undertook a 6-day tour to the Asia-Pacific between 12 and 17 January, 2017. These visits were aimed at strengthening cooperation...

Nuclear Security Summit Process (2010 – 2016) – What Next?

The Nuclear Security Summit has played a dynamic role in bringing high-level political attention to the possibility of terrorists gaining hold of weapons-usable nuclear...

Should China cozying up to Bangladesh worry India?

When Chinese President Xi Jinping stopped over at Bangladesh on October 14 while on his way to Goa for BRICS summit, he promised truckload...

South Asia and Trump

No one can accurately predict the Trump Administration’s policy toward anything as of yet. However, with the government slowly taking shape, the predictions, expectations...

India and Ontario have a long history of working together :...

In conversation with Reza Moridi, Minister of Research, Innovation and Science, Government of Ontario on Inda-Ontarioa relations and Ontario's expertise in digital technology, entrepreneurship,...

India’s diplomatic moves on Tibet

India recently announced that it will welcome the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader who has lived in exile in India since 1959, at...

Reassessing the Indus Water Treaty – Part B

Part III We have made reservoir dams, irrigated J&K, provided more electricity, but what about using it as a credible threat against Pakistan? It is of...

Philippines, ICJ and the South China Sea Dispute

Amid escalating tensions in the South China Sea, the peace and stability of the region is at stake. The protracted maritime disputes involve China,...

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