Foreign policy

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POLITICS

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Doklam, Foreign policy, Pakistan, India-China Ties

How flawed is India's foreign policy that China is threatening war with us?

The country's refusal to budge over Doklam has forced the Modi regime to give up its swagger and desperately look for a face-saving exit.

VOICES

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Macron, Foreign policy, Modi, Diplomacy

Modi diplomacy needs to go beyond hugs and hand-holding

In geopolitics, the golden rule is - tip-toe, if you feel the urge to run.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Foreign policy

How Modi can save India's foreign policy from being a disaster

If the hard reality of the global power matrix has dawned on the PM, will he reset his neighbourhood policy?

POLITICS

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South Asia, China, India, Foreign policy

India's absence from OBOR forum is testimony of Modi's failed foreign policy

A sensible thing could have been to work with Beijing to get an acceptable deal for it in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project.

POLITICS

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NASDAQ, Economy, Foreign policy, Donald Trump

Changes in US won’t trump India

The weakening of the rupee, and at the same time, the strengthening of the US economy may boost India’s exports.

POLITICS

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Pakistan, India-China Ties, Foreign policy

Should India really worry about China cosying with Pakistan?

New Delhi has been exceedingly defensive in its dealings with Beijing despite grave provocations.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
2016, Narendra Modi, Foreign policy

Modi deserves to be hailed for gifting India a bold foreign policy in 2016

The PM has gradually but decisively shifted Indian foreign policy in directions which few would have dared try before.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Foreign policy

How Modi helped raise India's international profile in 2016

The year saw India India pursuing a more vigorous diplomacy, with considerable success but some less satisfactory results.

POLITICS

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Foreign policy, Narendra Modi, India-Israel ties

Israel President's visit good for bilateral ties but India needs to respond positively

New Delhi has needlessly voted against Jerusalem at international fora, even during the current BJP regime.

POLITICS

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Foreign policy, Narendra Modi, Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi

Dealing with US, China or Japan: Aung Suu Kyi is following Modi

It has taken the Myanmar state counselor just a few months to put her stamp on her country's international relations.