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Chinese Recast Possible?

China lacks a "cosmopolitan culture" which is critical if it seeks to displace the U.S. from its global superpower perch. That's the view among some s...

, 16 April 2019
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Mission Old Practice

It's curious why the Indian foreign office has never sent a Sikh as high commissioner to Pakistan. Nor for that matter, an ethnic Tamil diplomat to Sr...

, 16 April 2019
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Ironing Out Trade Creases

Check this out: India's biggest trading partners are the U.S., China, the EU and the GCC countries. But we don't have any free trade agreement with th...

, 16 April 2019
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Ties Fuelled By Oil

The Pakistanis are worried about the growing convergence in relations between Saudi Arabia and India, also between the UAE and India. At one level thi...

, 10 April 2019
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Behind UAE’s Aid Offer

When the UAE offered $100 mn in aid to flood-stricken Kerala last year, it underscored an important point: that Kerala's historic ties with the Arab G...

, 10 April 2019
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Military Talk Possible?

This idea has been mooted before, of a dialogue between the Indian and Pakistani militaries. The rationale is since the army runs the country from beh...

, 10 April 2019
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Learning The Hard Way

India needs to harden its government and people to the consequences and casualties of conflict. This view among some strategic thinkers flows from the...

, 5 April 2019
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United Korea: Far Cry

Who wants the reunification of the Korean Peninsula? The joke is barring India nobody since Delhi will not have to pay the bill for reunification. But...

, 5 April 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