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Diplomacy, Article 370, Kashmir, UNSC

Checkmate, Pakistan: How India has successfully changed the strategic dynamics over Kashmir

After Pulwama, India changed its Kashmir policy, going on the offensive. This rattled Pakistan. But it's been even worse hit by international support for India on removing Article 370.


 |  5-minute read
Diplomacy, Xi Jinping, Terrorism, Jaish-e-mohammed

Why China is far from being a 'normal' state

Under the prevailing circumstances, it is difficult for India to maintain healthy relations with China. The establishment in Beijing should realise this.


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Diplomacy, China, Mohammad-bin-salman, Iran

Asia beyond Pakistan: Understanding Saudi crimes and Iranian mysteries

Beyond our immediate neighbours, the Asian continent is home to many countries, each with their own international conflicts and issues. Saudi Arabia and Iran are two such nations, both crucial for India as well.


 |  RIGHT Foot Forward  |  7-minute read
KP Oli, Diplomacy, BJP, Narendra Modi

Why Nepalis want 'ab ki baar Modi sarkaar'

With Modi, Nepal's leadership has struck an underlying rapport, built on healthy mutual respect that should work to the advantage of both countries, if it continues uninterrupted.


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Diplomacy, Indus water treaty, Pakistan, India

India’s confused and contradictory signals are only emboldening Pakistan

Pakistan even uses the Indus Waters Treaty, the world's most generous water-sharing pact, as a stick to beat us with. Why does India put up with this stinging rogue behaviour?


 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Foreign policy, Diplomacy, Sushma Swaraj, Narendra Modi

Why 2018 has been a good year for India's relationship with the Middle East

As the West remains consumed with its internal problems, the Gulf states are looking for new partners and India’s pro-active engagement has given New Delhi a new profile.


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Donald Trump, Diplomacy, India-us relations, Iran Sanctions

US to grant India waiver from Iran sanctions: Can it be seen as a success of Indian diplomacy?

The problem is not yet over, because we will be expected to progressively show reductions of oil imports from Iran in the months ahead.


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Narendra Modi, Donald Trump, Diplomacy, United States

Why India needs to focus on its foreign affairs

India’s diplomacy has to wade through all the international political and economic shoals that have threateningly surfaced in the last few months.


 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Donald Trump, Xi Jinping, Diplomacy, Trade war

Why US-China tussle could become more than just a trade war

The big question is whether US and China are slow-marching to an armed conflict.


 |  Musings from afar  |  4-minute read
Xi Jinping, Diplomacy, Debt trap, Pakistan

Why China could lose its 'all weather friend' Pakistan

The world is pushing back against Beijing's debt-trap diplomacy.