Articles

India’s Search for Big Power Status

Pinaki Bhattacharya

Introduction Indian elite’s desire for big power status grew out of a belief about the Indic civilizational values that spread in the ages of antiquity to what we call North West, South East, East and even West Asia. Most of thi

17/11/2017
Economic Studies

सरदार सरोवर परियोजना: बड़ी उपलब्धि

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF

प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने दक्षिण गुजरात में नर्मदा नदी पर बना सरदार सरोवर बांध 17 सितंबर को र

17/11/2017
Hindi

Analysis of China’s 19th Party Congress

Jayadeva Ranade

Already holding over fourteen formal positions -- more than any other Chinese communist Party (CCP) leader so far – CCP CC General Secretary Xi Jinping has, as anticipated, emerged considerably stronger from this Congress. By skilful use of the sus

17/11/2017
Neighbourhood Studies, China

Commentary - Presidential Elections in Kyrgyzstan: More Continuity than Change

Dr Rashmini Koparkar, Research Associate, VIF

Kyrgyzstan is a small, landlocked and mountainous republic in the heart of Asia. Because of its remote location and tiny population (about 6 million) not much is reported about it. The country borders China on the east and three Central Asian Republi

14/11/2017
International Relations and Diplomacy, Central Asia

India-Uzbekistan Relations: New Opportunities

Amb D P Srivastava, Distinguished Fellow, VIF

Important Neighbour There are common elements in the Indian and Central Asian experience. Both were connected by constant flow of men, goods and ideas. Samarkand and Bokhara are as much part of our history as Uzbek history. In the

13/11/2017
International Relations and Diplomacy, Central Asia

भाजपा कैसे जीती... और कांग्रेस कैसे हारी

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF

कांग्रेस के जिन गलियारों में निराशा के जाले और हार की सीलन मजबूत ये मजबूत इरादे वालों को भी उलटे

13/11/2017
Governance and Political Studies, Hindi

Commentary: The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and the Status of Taiwan

Dr Teshu Singh, Senior Research Associate, VIF

On 18 October 2017 Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. While speaking on the section of ‘Upholding One Country, Two Systems’ and ‘Moving towards National Reunification’, he mentioned ab

08/11/2017
Neighbourhood Studies, China

रावलपिंडी का रणनीतिक गणित और पाकिस्तानी चुनावी राजनीति में आतंकी पार्टियों का उदय

Varun Nambiar, Research Intern, VIF

अगस्त में जब पाकिस्तान के सर्वोच्च न्यायालय ने पूर्ववर्ती प्रधानमंत्री नवाज शरीफ को भ्रष्टाच

07/11/2017
Neighbourhood Studies, Pakistan, Hindi

Reservations: Degenerating to Political Expediency

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF
07/11/2017
Policies & Perspectives