FB   
 
Powered bysps
        Society for Policy Studies
 
 

 
Spotlight
News Image

 Along with moral education, exemplary role models in the family, community and in the government can become the source of motivation for younger generation of Bangladesh against corruption, writes Kazi Mukitul for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

Bangladesh has always been a divided society where one section of the population is secular but there is also a section which has been extremist. This extremist section seems to be growing in strength as influence of radical ideology has grown worldwide, writes Anand Kumar for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

Recent Taliban attacks in Afghanistan are a clear sign of growing extremist movements in the country in the post-transition period. If this trend continues, it is likely to result in deterioration of the whole security scenario in Asia, writes Rajarshi Chakraborty for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

 Whatever the pulls and pushes in the ongoing Great Game in Afghanistan, China is capitalising on the US-Russia estrangement by drawing Russia closer to herself and her protégé Pakistan, writes Lt Gen P.C. Katoch (Retd.) for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

Nepal's Constitution Amendment Bill requires at least a two-thirds majority vote in Parliament for endorsement. As the main opposition CPN-UML has objected to the amendment and the agitating UDMF remains non-committal towards it, it is uncertain whether the bill would secure passage in Parliament, writes S. Binodkumar Singh for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

The stark reality is that we, as a nation, are not prepared to meet the challenges posed by the hybrid threats from our adversaries, writes Brig Anil Gupta (Retd) for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

There is scope for increased earning and better mutual understanding through enhanced India-Pakistan trade. Low volume of bilateral trade is going to hurt India more than it can inconvenience Pakistan's economic interests, writes Amitava Mukherjee for South Asia Monitor.

 
News Image

India’s improved ties with Japan would serve economic prosperity of both countries. Better India-Japan relationship is bound to strengthen the Indian economy, thereby improving regional prosperity, writes Sanjay Kumar Kar for South Asia Monitor

 
News Image
India-Israel relations have come a long way and are set to flourish with Israeli willingness to share technology and invest in India's development projects. India's search for reliable source of technology to improve its defence and agriculture sectors finds a willing partner in Israel, writes Md. Muddassir Quamar for South Asia Monitor.  
 
News Image
 Manohar Parrikar is in Bangladesh on a two-day visit with focus on a new India-Bangladesh defence cooperation framework writes Monish Gulati for South Asia Monitor.
 


< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 126 ... Next > 

(total 1255 results)

Review
 
 
 
 
Addressing entrepreneurs, policymakers, technologists, and academics December 7 at the Carnegie India Global Technology Summit in Bengaluru, India's Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar underscored the need to harness the power of technological change for faster economic development.
 
read-more
The strangest of the several barbs hurled hurdled at Pakistan during and after the recently concluded Heart of Asia conference at Amritsar, India,  was that Pakistan is trying to change perception about the Taliban writes Monish Gulati  
 
read-more
Actually, Modi is on to a long-term experiment in India. He and the government aim to re-engineer human souls and minds as much as socio-economic realities. writes Sudip Bhattacharyya for South Asia Monitor.
 
read-more
But there are reasons for optimism too. At first glance, the election of Trump, Europe’s problems and the UK’s vote for Brexit represent a shift against immigration, globalisation and liberal ideals. The wider picture, however, looks a bit different.
 
read-more
Diplomacy can be quirky when not decidedly cold. Donald Trump has caused a flutter in the international roost weeks before his inaugural as the President of the United States of America. He himself has been left wondering how the  "US sells Taiwan billions of dollars of military equipment, but I should not accept a congratula
 
read-more
The Heart Of Asia conference in Amritsar called for immediate elimination of terrorism to help the war-ravaged country in its political and economic transition. Access the full text here...
 
read-more
Africa is a world leader in poverty and hunger due to a lack of committed leadership and rampant corruption, said Dr Kanayo F. Nwanze, president of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in his address at the House of Lords December 7.  
 
read-more
It is accepted conventional wisdom the world over, ever since well-known military theorist, Carl Von Clausewitz, first articulated the aphorism in the late 18th century that “war is a continuation of politics by other means”.  
 
read-more
Column-image

An aching sense of love, loss and yearning permeate this work of fiction which, however, reads like a personal narrative set in an intensely disruptive period of Indian history, and adds to the genre of partition literature, writes Ni...

 
Column-image

This is a path-breaking work on India's foreign policy since Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister in May 2014 and surprised everyone by taking virtual charge of the external affairs portfolio. A man who had been denied visa by some count...

 
Column-image

The pattern of Chinese actions on the global stage demonstrates that it lives by the credo of might is right, a potent tool in its armoury for the pursuit of aggressive designs, writes Sudip Talukdar for South Asia Monitor....

 
Column-image

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...

 
Subscribe to our newsletter
Archive