Conflicts in the Name of Language

Rajesh Singh
Policies & Perspectives

दृष्टि से परे: प्रधानमंत्री की यात्रा

Anushree Ghisad, Research Associate, VIF

अंतरराष्ट्रीय वेसक दिवस के उद्घाटन के लिए भारतीय प्रधानमंत्री की दो दिन (11-12 मई) की श्रीलंका यात

Neighbourhood Studies, Sri Lanka, Hindi

Joint Military Operations against Daesh in Southern Philippines

Maj Gen (Retd.) P K Chakravorty

Pertinent Issues Terror as a tool has been used through the ages to achieve political and military objectives. Currently it is often described as Fourth Generation Warfare. Broadly it is an asymmetric tool that is normally used

Terrorism, National Security and Strategic Studies

China: Growing Out of Malfeasant Image to be a Global Power

Lt Gen Gautam Banerjee, Distinguished Fellow & Editor, VIF

“When you judge another; you do not define them, you define yourself,” - Wayne Dyer Cardinal Facts of Super ‘Powerdom’ There have been many global powers in the history of mankind, Chinese and Indian empires being among

Neighbourhood Studies, China

China-US Diplomatic and Security Dialogue

Dr Teshu Singh, Senior Research Associate, VIF

Amid the heightening tension between China and the United States (US) over the Korean issue, on 21 June 2017, the first China-US Diplomatic and Security Dialogue (D&SD) was held at the US State Department in Washington. The D & SD dialogue was setup

Neighbourhood Studies, China

Diplomatic Isolation of Qatar: Causes and Consequences

Manpreet Sohanpal, Research Associate, VIF

Recently, three of Qatar’s most powerful neighbours decided to severe ties with the gas-rich country. Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt announced to severe all– sea, land, air, diplomatic – linkages with Qatar. This i

International Relations and Diplomacy, West Asia

Marawi: Crisis in the Philippines and the need for ASEAN-India Counter-Terror Cooperation

Varun Nambiar, Research Intern VIF

The rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and its myriad franchisees around the world as a trans-national phenomenon that threatens global peace, security and stability has been a popular topic for research and discussion since 2014. Unf

International Relations and Diplomacy, Indo-Pacific

कश्मीर समस्या को सुलझाने के लिए तीनों विकल्पों पर विचार

कर्नल शिवदान सिंह

80 के दशक में कश्मीर में पंजाब के खालिस्तानी आतंकवाद की समाप्ति के बाद पाकिस्तान ने पंजाब में इस

Governance and Political Studies, Hindi

Appreciating the Salience of the GST

Rajesh Singh
Policies & Perspectives

Strife in Tamil National Alliance: Pragmatism Precedes Over Politics

Anushree Ghisad, Research Associate, VIF

“Like a metal abraded by a file, the might of a clan is eroded by enemies within.” -‘Thirukkural’, division 2 (Porul), chapter 89, verse 888 More than 2000 years back, in above quoted words of wisdom, Saint Thiruvalluvar, often reg

Neighbourhood Studies, Sri Lanka