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POLITICS

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China, Pakistan, Diplomacy, International Politics

What India needs to do to be seen as a major global power

We need to plan for the long-term and be seen as offering strategic dependability to our friends.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Hydrogen bomb, North Korea, China, Russia

Why Russia stands to gain the most in the North Korea crisis

Russia's support for sanctions against Pyongyang may give it diplomatic leverage against the sanctions Moscow faces.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Northeast, China, Shinzo Abe, India-Japan Ties

How India and Japan rattled China with Act northeast policy

The biggest red rag for Beijing is Modi's bold decision to rope in Tokyo in the region's infrastructure development.

POLITICS

 |  Beijing Diary  |  3-minute read
Xi Jinping, Doklam, PLA, China

How Xi Jinping is tightening his grip over the Chinese Army

The upcoming 19th Party Congress presents the opportunity to cement his control over the military and government for the next five years.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Terrorism, China, Khawaja Asif, Pakistan

Pakistan's 'soul-searching' on terrorism is welcome but what prompted it?

We do not know if the statement was prompted by China's displeasure or the growing differences with Western donors.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
CPEC, China, BRICS, Narendra Modi

How Modi cut China to size at BRICS summit

PM was right to ignore President Xi’s advice to not raise terrorism at the summit.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
South china sea, Border, Tibet, China

Doklam standoff may not be over, China could come to attack India

There is a risk that the Chinese backing down could only be a temporary respite from border tensions.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
China, Pakistan, Afghanistan, US

Trump's Af-Pak policy is an opportunity for India

Indian forces, instead of being 'reactive', can proactively fight terrorism at its roots to completely eliminate the menace with US support.

POLITICS

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China, 1890 Convention, MEA, Doklam

Why MEA needs history lessons to find a solution to the Doklam standoff

Lack of a Historical Division is hurting the ministry of external affairs.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read