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News Analysis

Who’s playing the Taiwan card in India-China tensions, Mod...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi  Expatriate Indian groups tasked with advancing a Hindu nationalist agenda in T...

Unwise choice for India to replay 1962

In mid-September 1962, Chairman Mao Zedong once told his colleagues, "I have already spent 10 days and nights to think about this issue...

Russia is facilitating Indian attempts to contain growing...

The comments earlier this week by Roman Babushkin, the Deputy Chief of Mission of the Russian Embassy in India, suggest that Russia mig...

Why PM Imran Khan did not accept Gen. Asim Bajwa’s resigna...

PM Imran Khan did not accept the resignation of Lt Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa, Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The...

Did Indian intelligence just discredit Modi’s ‘no intrusio...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed in June that “Nobody has intruded into our border, neither is anybody there now, nor...

Dhaka's Chinese Chequers on Teesta put Delhi on back foot

Alarm bells are ringing in Delhi at Beijing’s potential involvement in the hydro-politics of India and Bangladesh. Foreign Secret...

Beijing-New Delhi-Moscow trilateral defense ministers’ mee...

According to Indian media, Russia plans to promote a "China-India-Russia" defense ministers' meeting in September to coordinate deadloc...

A tale of misleading names

Prashant Bhushan (L) and Rahul Gandhi ‘Prashant’ means pacific. Prashant Bhushan is anything but. ‘Rahul’...

Pakistan-Saudi Arabia relationship has tremendous potentia...

The remarks by Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi earlier this month wherein he described the Organization of Islamic Coope...

India's flawed attempt to decouple from China will only hu...

Banning Chinese apps has costs such as potential job losses and investment foregone.   © AP The deaths of 20 of Ind...

China-India border row: Why Narendra Modi won’t let fire a...

When 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a border skirmish with Chinese troops in a remote Himalayan valley last month, the outcry in Ind...

India can ‘no longer’ choke China at Malacca Strait as Bei...

Could the advantage that India enjoys over China due to the Strait of Malacca be coming to an end? Does China have a way to tackle the...

India’s great firewall against China could backfire

In an unprecedented move this week, India banned 59 Chinese smartphone apps, including popular applications such as TikTok and CamScann...

With India’s TikTok ban, the world’s digital walls grow Hi...

The global internet is fracturing. And people like Anusmita Dutta are paying the price. Dutta, 24, joined TikTok three years ago and n...

Narendra Modi finds neighbours silent as India-China tensi...

If Prime Minister Narendra Modi thought he could count on the public support of neighbors as he faced his most significant foreign poli...

Forget rumours, Amit Shah is still Narendra Modi’s man for...

“Mujhe moti chamdi pe kathor chot karna ata hai,” (I know how to give a grievous wound to a thick skin) said Amit Shah, Uni...

China-India border talks prevent another ‘Doklam’, standof...

The ongoing border issues between China and India will not likely escalate into another Doklam standoff after military commanders from...

India's border dispute with neighbors

India faces territorial issues with many of its neighbors. Over the past 70 years, it has succeeded to resolve its boundary issues only...

South Asia scrambles to bring home crisis-hit migrant work...

South Asian nations are scrambling to repatriate hundreds of thousands of migrants stuck abroad without work due to the coronavirus cri...

Nepali Muslims eye India's growing Islamophobia with fear

In early April, 13 members of Islamic missionary group Tablighi Jamaat tested positive for coronavirus while living in a mosque in sout...

How US-China cold war will transform Pakistan

 “No one can serve two masters,” reads a verse in the sixth chapter of the Gospel of Matthew. “For either he wil...