Articles

तापी पाइपलाइन: अर्थ बनाम राजनीति

Tilak Devasher

फ़रवरी 2018 में तुर्कमेनिस्तान, अफ़ग़ानिस्तान , पाकिस्तान और भारत के शीर्ष नेतृत्व ने 1700 किमी की तुर्

03/04/2018
Economic Studies, Hindi

Commentary: China’s Maritime Infrastructure Projects in the Indian Ocean: Lend and Lease Agreements

Dr Vijay Sakhuja

Economic corridors, connectivity and port projects, and strategic access arrangements in the Indian Ocean Region resonate in the contemporary oration. Further, China’s 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (MSR), under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI),

03/04/2018
Neighbourhood Studies, China

The Future of Batteries belongs to China

Aayush Mohanty, Research Associate, VIF

China’s rapid climb to become the second largest economy in the world in a span of 40 years has also meant that it is now the world’s largest carbon emitter. The air pollution has been so severe that in 2015, a research paper indicated that it ha

03/04/2018
Technological and Scientific Studies

Reflections on the Defence Budget 2018-19

G. Mohan Kumar, Distinguished Fellow, VIF

The general features of the Defence Budget for 2018-19 are not different from those of the past. With a total outlay of Rs 4,04,365 cr, including Rs 1,08,853 cr towards pension liabilities, the defence outlay is 16.6 percent of the budgeted central g

02/04/2018
National Security and Strategic Studies, Defence

Why India is walking away from its tit-for-tat China policy

Prateek Joshi, Research Associate, VIF
30/03/2018
Neighbourhood Studies, VIF Scholars Outreach

किम-शी मुलाकात के निहितार्थ

Gunjan Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF
30/03/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, VIF Scholars Outreach

Commentary: Uzbekistan and Tajikistan Press the Reset Button

Dr Rashmini Koparkar, Research Associate, VIF

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan has recently paid a two day State Visit to Dushanbe. His first tour of Tajikistan since coming to power reflects the improving relationship between the two neighboring republics. It also underlines Mirziyoye

28/03/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, Central Asia

पाकिस्तान- पश्तून आन्दोलन का महत्त्व

Tilak Devasher

पाकिस्तान की राजधानी इस्लामाबाद ने पिछले कुछ वर्षों में कई विरोध और धरना प्रदर्शन देखे है। परन

28/03/2018
Neighbourhood Studies, Pakistan, Hindi

भारत- सेशल्स की रक्षा कूटनीति हिंदमहासागर में संतुलन का माध्यम

Lokesh Kumar

सेशल्‍स 115 द्वीपों के द्वीपसमूह का देश है I भारत और सेशल्स के बीच के समकालीन रिश्‍तों प्राचीन का

27/03/2018
International Relations and Diplomacy, Indo-Pacific, Hindi

Commentary : Xi Secures his Wish List for the ‘New Era’

Gunjan Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF

The past month has witnessed significant political developments in China which have altered the structure of the Chinese domestic political system and may lead to an acute concentration of power and Mao-style personality cult. The developments have a

26/03/2018
Neighbourhood Studies, China