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Conflict in Gaza

Modi's Nepal visit

India: The world war stories

India-Pakistan:Ties on Test

Modi diplomacy

Modi Diplomacy- Xi's India Visit

Modi visit to the U.S.

India and Pakistan : war and peace


SAARC Summit 2014

 Putin's India Visit

 Pakistan School Carnage

Bilateral Relations with Neighbourhood :2014

 Sri Lankan Elections

 President Obama's India visit

 India-Sri lanka Relations: Sirisena's visit

 Indian Union Budget 2015

 Jaishankar's SAARC Yatra

 Modi's Indian Ocean Diplomacy

 Modi's three nation tour

 The Himalayan Tragedy

 Modi's tour to China, Mongolia and South Korea

 One year of Modi Govt

 Modi in Dhaka

 Counter-militancy in India's North East

 BBIN Corridor - Game Changer

 Modi's visit to CARs and BRICS & SCO Summits

 India-Pak Reset

 Ramifications of Iran Deal

 South Asia's Terror Link

 Naga peace accord: What it means

 PM Modi's Visit to the UAE

 NSA Talks Between India and Pakistan

 Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

 Third India-Africa Forum Summit

 Myanmar Elections

 Bihar Verdict for Modi

 Modi's Visit to UK

 Paris 13/11

 COP 21: Paris Climate Change Conference

 SAARC @ 30

 PM Modi's dramatic diplomacy

 Pathankot fallout for Peace Talks

 French President Hollande's visit

Bilateral Relations with Neighbourhood :2015

 International Fleet Review 2016

 NADI 2016

 In Memoriam: Amb. Arundhati Ghose

 India-Pak Conflict: Where is it all headed?

 BRICS meet in Goa

The India-Pakistan diplomatic war-dance and military brinkmanship continues unabated. India on Thursday (October 21) asked a Pakistan High Commission staffer in New Delhi to leave the country for allegedly running an espionage ring that was busted with the arrest of two Indians possessing sensitive defence documents.


The first India-Palestine Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) signifies New Delhi’s commitment towards economic development and well being of Palestine writes Muddassir Quamar for South Asia Monitor

In the past few weeks, the Indus Water Treaty has come under renewed focus by the Indian Government and the media.  The Indian Government decided to suspend  the Indus water commission and increase the utilization of rivers flowing through J&K to maximize India’s share, but no decision has been taken to review ...

Senior ISIS leaders have been forced to accept that they will lose their caliphate in Syria and Iraq and see terrorist attacks in the West as the way forward for jihad, according to foreign fighters who are abandoning the Islamist group as it faces an onslaught in Mosul and an impending attack on Raqqa.

Since my last visit five years ago I have keenly observed India’s political, economic and social transformation, and welcomed the increasingly active role India is playing internationally. I have also witnessed the growing personal ties between New Zealand and India, supported by our diaspora communities and our education, tou...


Address by M.J. Akbar, Minister of State for External Affairs on Regional Integration and Prosperity at Brussels Conference on Afghanistan (October 5, 2016). Read more inside...

Military aid or assistance, is an important tool, that states have always plied to manoeuvre and counter-manoeuvre other sovereign entities and countless disparate factions in the pursuit of international relations. It includes arms transfers, logistical support and even supply of troops.   

Anthony ensured that the equipping of our military came down to 1962 levels, but Parrikar, together with the present government, appears to be hell bent upon denigrating the soldiers and denying them their dues. Taking cover behind ‘mischievous bureaucrats’ can’t work anymore; responsibilities will have to be taken...


The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad and others of their ilk not only destabilise Pakistan and make it one of the world's most dangerous places but also threaten neighbouring Afghanistan and India -- and even far...


The book, written in the manner of a series of case studies, also points to the lack of a clearly enunciated national security strategy, a defence situational review, a defence strategy and a joint strategy for the armed forces -- all of this h...


The book ‘Pakistan at crossroads: Domestic Dynamics and External Pressures’  is one of the few books in recent years which fixes spotlight on various aspects of Pakistan; the internal flummoxing situation and external forces wh...


In a region which is unexplored as an asset class, performance will be the kingmaker. This book includes the author’s CDCF Portfolio basket for the SAARC asset class, which selects the best fundamental-p...


Sri Lanka has to be the most beautiful country I have ever seen, says John Gimlette, an accomplished travel writer who journeys to the island nation at the end of a long and brutal civil war. Anyone who has se...

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