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The Abraham Accords have put Pakistan in a foreign policy...

The question of recognizing Israel and normalizing relations have certainly brought a fundamental shift in the way the ‘Muslim...

Indian TV channels in vanguard of movement to demonize Mus...

Last month, the unthinkable happened in the history of Indian television. A man in his late 40s donning a saffron waistcoat scorched...

Turmoil in Tagore’s ‘abode of peace’

Visva-Bharati students perform at Basanta Utsav in Santiniketan “Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high;...

Disarray and disorder in Indian National Congress

Congress president Sonia Gandhi with her son and former president Rahul Gandhi at 'Gandhi Sandesh Padyatra' on October 2, 2019 T...

Tele diplomacy in South Asia in the time of China-India te...

On August 15, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli had a ten-minute telephonic conversation with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, osten...

Modi drags his feet over Indo-Nepal report on improving ti...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with his Nepalese counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba during ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan...

Sri Lanka’s new constitution to usher in ‘one country-one...

It is now 25 days since the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) recorded its landmark two-third victory in Sri Lanka in the August 5 p...

Hindutva’s rise in West Bengal could threaten neighborhood

Bhaskar Choudhury ‘Arup’ from Sylhet and Md. Muzammel Hossain from Madhupur in Tangail in Bangladesh have been keenly fol...

Hasina faces her toughest challenge so far

Speculations abound concerning the recent Dhaka trip of Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla. The visit has generated a de...

Erdogan’s reclamation of Turkey’s Islamic past is legitima...

Thousands flock to perform Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey on July 31 2020 Situated on the shores of the Bosphorus...

Is Kashmir emerging as a bigger geopolitical flashpoint a...

The worried faces of Kashmir. Photo: Suvojit Bagchi Exactly a year after the abrogation of Article 370, the article which had ensu...

Proposed Indian road through wildlife sanctuary could spar...

Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary Up in the wind-swept highlands of Bhutan-Land of the Thunder Dragon-a mythological ape-like creature ca...

Electoral odds are stacked against Mamata, but she might r...

The All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) is one of the very few Indian political parties to keep combating the Bharatiya Janata Party (B...

Nepal: Stunning electoral victory does not guarantee polit...

The Nepalese people gave a resounding mandate --almost a two-third majority--in the Lower House of the Nepalese Parliament in the gener...

Hostility to China helps Modi divert attention from the do...

In the past six months India has been creating trouble for China both intensively and extensively. Bilateral relations have been pushed...

Covid, corruption and connection

Bangladesh isn't exactly a role model in the management of the corona crisis but it is throwing up excellent examples on how to fake te...

As Oli goes downhill, so does India’s clout in Nepal

Nepal-India relations can be taken as a case of “familiarity breeding contempt.” The ties between the two countries are mul...

War of the waves over Himalayas

Joseph Goebbels, who masterminded Nazi propaganda, may be smiling in his grave as three Asian neighbors, caught in bitter border tussle...

Chinese academic warns India against falling into the well...

On June 22, China and India held the second round of Corps Commanders’-level meeting. This was the first military-level meeting a...

Time for India to drop its ‘border obsession’ and review i...

The most recent border clash between the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and the Indian Army at the GalwanValley was unexpected ne...

India needs to introspect on why it is friendless in its o...

The violent physical confrontation between India and China on the Sino-Indian border has been an odd one. Arms were not used but violen...