as we heard

China’s ‘Watertight’ Approach

The source of four mighty rivers—the Indus, Brahmaputra, Salween and Mekong—is in China-controlled Tibet. But Beijing has until now carefully 'cal...

, 3 August 2019
As We Heard

Wrong Name?

Coming back to India for a holiday, a (now retired) senior Indian diplomat was surprised to find himsel...

, 2 August 2019
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Space Decisions Rushed?

The Indian Space Research Organisation's decision to launch Chandrayaan-2 on July 22 has stirred concern. Is it under pressure from the space bureaucr...

, 19 July 2019
As we heard

Leveraging Bollywood Power

It’s about time India began using Bollywood’s popularity abroad more actively and effectively as part of its soft power outreach, particularly in ...

, New Delhi 10 July 2019

Birthday Record Of Sorts

At a well-attended reception hosted in New Delhi on July 6 to celebrate the 84th birthday of the Dalai Lama by the Tibetan government in exile, the Si...

, 10 July 2019
As We Heard

China Denies Visa

Chinese visas are normally not difficult to get, especially for Indian think-tanks and journalists invited by their counterparts for seminars and conf...

, 8 July 2019

Bollywood Addict

Bollywood is a phenomenon that’s transcended boundaries, cultures, languages and much more. And among those bitten b...

, 27 June 2019
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India is pushing hard….

India is pushing hard for changing the rules of admission of the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS). Currently, admission is...

, 5 September 2018

Ashley Tellis has…

Ashley Tellis has been a favourite of the U.S. strategic establishment for many years, that is until Trump happened.  Word i...

, 4 September 2018