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National Security and Strategic Studies

China’s Military Assertiveness China’s growing power...
The recent news of India’s proposed export of Akash Air Defense...

Technological and Scientific Studies

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

Neighbourhood Studies

No Indian government so far has found an answer to our unique...

Governance and Political Studies

Will the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) disintegrate...

Historical and Civilisational Studies

जब 9/11 की तबाही हुई, उस दौरान...
It was during my tenure as Executive Director, World Bank, at...

Media Studies

At the outset, I must warn my readers that this is going to be more...
Introduction India’s External Affairs Minister...

Director’s Pick

Dear Readers,

The new Presidential dispensation in the United States and...

Event Report

Vivekananda International Foundation (VI

10 Feb, 2017

As part of VIF’s ongoing series of tal

02 Feb, 2017

A high –powered delegation from Bangla

01 Feb, 2017
Fortnightly Review & Analysis

December 1-15 and December 16-31, 2016


Trump’s Business Interests

On December 1, Donald Trump announced that he will be "leaving" his business interests "in total" when he assumes...

(Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Maldives)

January 16- 31, 2017


Hafiz Saeed’s Arrest: Crackdown or Chicanery?

Even as a the Trump administration in...

February 1-15, 2017



India-Indonesia Expanding Defense Cooperation

Early in February, Indian media outlets reported that India and Indonesia are looking to deepen their defense ties...

February, 1–15, 2017


Turkish – Saudi Relations Taking a New Height

Turkey and Saudi relations are taking a new height after the Turkish-Saudi Coordination Council meeting. The Council held its first...

January 16 - 31, 2017


Indian Army Celebrates 69th Army Day

Indian Army celebrated its 69th Army Day on 15 Jan 2017. Every year, the Indian Army celebrates 15th January as ‘Army Day’ to commemorate...

Policies & Perspectives

22 Feb, 2017

Will the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) disintegrate following the acrimonious differences within the party after J Jayalalithaa’

14 Feb, 2017

One significant outcome of India’s federal structure has been the formation and the rise of regional parties. The federal nature of the state, enshr

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