Areas of Study

National Security and Strategic Studies

Inconsistent Policy Formulation All national-level endeavours must...
For the last 70 years, Pakistan has been at war with India either...

International Relations/Diplomacy

Post-Gaddafi Libya In the past six month, General Haftar, the...
Introduction In the month of March 2015, a Saudi led coalition...

Technological and Scientific Studies

Introduction Cruise missiles, unlike ballistic missiles, fly an...
Professionals and Subject Matter Experts look forward with awaited...

Neighbourhood Studies

कश्मीर घाटी में एक बार फिर देश विरोधी तत्वों ने वहां पर शांति भंग...
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to visit India...

Governance and Political Studies

The western world view has dominated for the last 200 or so years and...
उत्तर प्रदेश और उत्तराखंड में हाल में संपन्न विधानसभा चुनावों में...

Economic Studies

2016-17 की आर्थिक समीक्षा, जो केंद्रीय बजट से एक दिन पहले संसद में...
The mobile phone is now being used for small-time financial...

Historical and Civilisational Studies

On 24th March, 2017, the residents of an enclave in Greater Noida...
2013 One wrote in 2013 about “Europe Going Down”, that ‘as Europe...

Media Studies

The controversy which has erupted at Ramjas College of Delhi...
At the outset, I must warn my readers that this is going to be more...

Director’s Pick

Event Report

The VIF, on 20 April 2017, hosted a six-member delegation from...

20 Apr, 2017

Asix-member delegation from Chengdu-based Sichuan University...

12 Apr, 2017

Ahead of Nepalese President Ms Bidya Devi Bhandari’s scheduled...

07 Apr, 2017

The Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF), in collaboration...

05 Apr, 2017
Fortnightly Review & Analysis

April 1 - 15 2017

West Asia

Chemical Weapons Attack in Syria

On 4 April 2017, the Syrian government used chemical weapons in an attack on the northeastern Idbil province area known as Khan...

April 1 - 15, 2017

ASEAN

Malaysian PM Najib’s Visit to India

Malaysian Prime Minister Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak visited India from March 30 to April 4. His visit follows the visit of PM...

April 1 - 15, 2017

Defence

Visit of CNS to Malaysia

Admiral Sunil Lanba, the Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), visited Malaysia from 11 to 15 April 2017. The visit was intended to consolidate...

(Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Maldives)
April 1 – 15, 2017

Pakistan

Jadhav Death Sentence Sends Indo-Pak Ties Further South

The death sentence...

March, 2017

USA

US President Donald Trump continued to make headlines and create controversies in March, his second full month in office.

Baselessly accused his predecessor of illegally wiretapping...