Articles

A Study on Skills and Employment Strategy for India’s Poor Districts

Partha Mitra

Introduction The focus of the study is to identify the reasons for their remaining poor and backward, and designing a skills and employment strategy based on the ground conditions as revealed by the census data. This Study relie

16/02/2018
Governance and Political Studies

राष्ट्रपति ट्रंप और येरुशलम

Amb K P Fabian

येरुशलम को इजरायल की राजधानी के रूप में मान्यता देने और अमेरिकी दूतावास को तेल अवीव से हटाकर ये

16/02/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, West Asia, Hindi

हंटर किलर से मौतें अपरिहार्य क्यों – तकनीकी पड़ताल

Lt Gen (Dr) V K Saxena (Retd), PVSM,AVSM,VSM, Distinguished Fellow, VIF

दुनिया के विभिन्न हिस्सों (पाकिस्तान, अफगानिस्तान, यमन, सीरिया, इराक और कई अन्य देश) में जिहादी आ

13/02/2018
Technological and Scientific Studies, Hindi

Commentary: Exhibition - India at 70 and the Jammu & Kashmir Saga

Ramanand Garge, Senior Research Associate, VIF

On the occasion of 70 years of Jammu & Kashmir’s accession to India, an interactive digital exhibition was organised by the National Archives of India from January 11, 2018. The exhibition has been organised at the National Archives of India, Janpa

07/02/2018
Jammu & Kashmir

Commentary: Maldives in Turmoil- Political Conflict Intensifies

Akash Sahu, Research Intern, VIF

A Political Turmoil The island nation in the Indian Ocean is suddenly facing serious political turmoil on account of the sharp turn of events beginning Thursday on 1st February, 2018, when the Supreme Court of Maldives pronounced

07/02/2018
Neighbourhood Studies, Maldives

गिलगित-बाल्टिस्तान में हालिया विरोध क्यों

Prateek Joshi, Research Associate, VIF

गिलगित-बाल्टिस्तान काउंसिल, इस्लामाबाद द्वारा आयकर (अनुकूलन) कानून, 2012 के तहत प्रत्यक्ष कर लागू

06/02/2018
Jammu & Kashmir, National Security and Strategic Studies, Hindi

What does the Economic Survey tell us about National Security?

Arvind Gupta, Director - VIF

What does India’s Economic Survey 2017-18 tell us about national security? This may sound an unusual question because in traditional understanding of national security and economy are two separate entities which are not discussed together. The two

05/02/2018
Economic Studies

Commentary: Japan’s Challenges and Indo-Japanese Connection - Perspectives for 2018

Aftab Seth

In the new year, Japan under Shinzo Abe faces many challenges on the foreign policy front. Some of these are perennial problems and others are relatively new. Among the continuing challenges is the threat of North Korea and its ballistic missile a

05/02/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, Indo-Pacific

Commentary: From Football Icon to Liberia President - Can George Weah Lead Liberia?

Neha Sinha, Research Associate, VIF

Liberia is a country in West Africa which is bordered by Sierra Leone, Guinea and Ivory Coast with an area of 111,369 square kilometers and population of approximately 4.6 million people. It has a republic system of government where the president is

31/01/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, Africa