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Round Table Discussion : India-Iran Relations

On 19 Sep 2016, Amb Dinkar Srivastava, India’s former Ambassador to Iran, conducted a round table discussion on ‘India-Iran relations and the way forward’. The interaction among experts focused on three key issues: terrorism, regional connectivity and India’s oil and gas imports from Iran.

Vimarsha - Talk by Shri Prakash Singh, former DG BSF, on Police Reforms in India

Shri Prakash Singh, former DG BSF, delivered a perceptive talk, ‘Preparing The Central And State Police Forces To Deal With The Multi-Dimensional Challenges Of Tomorrow’,

Interaction with Amb Amar Sinha, Secretary (Economic Relations), MEA (India)

Amb Amar Sinha, Secretary (Economic Relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India, interacted with a select panel of policy experts at the VIF on 09 Sep 2016, focusing on the Prime Minister’s visit to Africa and the way forward in India-Africa relations.

Visit of a Chinese Delegation

Leading a five-member delegation of the ‘China Association for International Friendly Contact’ (CAIFC), Mr. Liu Hanwu, Director, Asian Affairs and Standing Counsel Member of the CAIFC, visited the Vivekananda International Foundation

Interaction with Dr. David Brewster on Multilateral Engagements in the Indo-Pacific Region

Dr. David Brewster, a well known Australian maritime expert and author of ‘India as an Asia Pacific Power’, held a comprehensive interaction with the VIF’s strategic faculty on 07 September 2016 aimed at analyzing potentials for developing a tri-lateral partnership between India

India and the United States - Recent Development

As the Obama administration enters its last months in office, it is normal that it would want to assess the state of relations between the United States and India. Both countries have invested a lot in revitalizing this partnership

कश्मीर: कौन मानेगा पाकिस्तान की बात?

तकरीबन चौथाई सदी से यानी 1989-90 में जब से आतंकवाद ने जम्मू-कश्मीर को जकड़ा है तभी से भारत ने अपने खिलाफ पाकिस्तान के कूटनीतिक दुष्प्रचार को तवज्जो नहीं दी है। संयुक्त राष्ट्र में पाकिस्तानी उकसावे का औपचारिक जवाब देने और विदेश मंत्रालय के प्रवक्ता द्वारा कभी-कभार बयान दिए जाने के अलावा

Fortnightly Review & Analysis – Defense, National Security and Terrorism (Vol 1 Issue VI)

(September 1-15, 2016)

Defence & National Security

This fortnights FRA on Defence & National Security covers Russia’s role in India’s quest for defence modernisation and the Navy’s Western Fleets’ overseas Deployment (OSD) to the Southern Indian Ocean.

इस्लामी कट्टरपंथः जाकिर नाइकके रास्ते

पीस टीवी प्रसारण पर शिकंजा

जाकिर नाईक, मुंबई आधारित एक टेलीविजन उद्घोषक है। जाकिर नाइक का नाम हाल ही में सुर्खियों में रहा है, क्योंकि 2 जुलाई, 2016 को ढ़ाका के होले आर्टिसन बेकरी पर हुए आतंकी हमले में शामिल बांग्लादेशी युवाओं में से एक ने यह कबूल किया कि वह जाकिर नाइक के कट्टरपंथी भाषणों और व्याख्यान से प्रभावित था।

Hong Kong Legislative Council Elections 2016: A New Wave

Elections, 2016

On 4 September 2016, in a landmark development in the history of Hong Kong, the pro- democratic parties that stands for ‘self-determination’ in Hong Kong, won by sweeping majority in the legislative council (LegCo) elections.

Afghanistan: India’s Options

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s visit to New Delhi came at a crucial time and could well have set in motion the trajectory of how Indo-Afghan relations will pan out in the foreseeable future. That the Indo-Afghan relations have acquired a new salience is partly

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