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POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Afghanistan, OROB, Nuclear deal, Donald Trump

Donald Trump's Iran gamble could hit India too

New Delhi's bid to counter the One Belt One Road by creating transportation linkages through the Iranian ports is at stake.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Terrorism, Hassan Rouhani, North Korea, Iran

Trump’s hyphenation of Iran and North Korea can be disastrous for US

The US President’s belligerence vis-à-vis Iran will hit many American companies.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Iran, Sanctions, Terrorism, Oil

Arab boycott: By the time Qatar decides to bend its knees, it might be too late

It fails to see that financial clout alone does not work in the region where Qatar sits.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
GCC, Iran, Qatar crisis

Qatar may complicate matters by refusing to fall in line

The richest country in the world claims it can hold out for years, but the four countries opposed to it too have immense clout.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Hassan Rouhani, Balochistan, India-Iran Business, Iran

Iran is not an easy partner for India but will pay mutually beneficial results

Rouhani’s election signifies that Iran intends to project a moderate image.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read

POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Iran, Hassan Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani's landslide win in Iran elections is good news for India too

Oil is not the only factor in New Delhi-Tehran relations — connectivity is.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Terrorism, Iran, Pakistan

Pakistan stands isolated as the chief exporter of terrorism

New Delhi should build on this regional convergence to carve out a sustained policy against Islamabad.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
West Asia, Narendra Modi, Iran, India-Israel ties

Modi will script history by forging an India-Iran-Israel partnership

New Delhi is probably best placed apart from perhaps Beijing in acting as a meaningful mediator.