Areas of Study

National Security and Strategic Studies

“Any nuclear weapon, of any quality, mode of delivery or yield, used...
While the resolution of the Doklam stand-off as reported by the...

International Relations/Diplomacy

Introduction Russia’s relationship with West has been on a...
In a hard hitting speech on Friday the 13 October, 2017, President...

Technological and Scientific Studies

Introduction Internet, today, has become an essential element in...
Gun Systems No country the word over ever throws away its old...

Neighbourhood Studies

After US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Pakistan a ‘reliable...
पाकिस्तान में केवल भोले-भाले आम आदमी ही नहीं बल्कि तथाकथित...

Governance and Political Studies

नोएडा, ग्रेटर नोएडा तथा यमुना औद्योगीकरण विकास प्राधिकरणों के...
प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने हाल में जो मंत्रिमंडलीय फेरबदल किया,...

Economic Studies

विमुद्रीकरण यानी नोटबंदी पर राजनीतिक शोरशराबे भरी मोदी-विरोधी...
गैर कानूनी घोषित किए गए 500 और 1,000 रुपये के 99 प्रतिशत नोटों की...

Historical and Civilisational Studies

Media Studies

इस वर्ष स्वतंत्रता दिवस पर राष्ट्र के नाम अपने संदेश में प्रधानमंत्री...
Amb Ashok Kantha, Distinguished Fellow at the VIF and Director of The...

Director’s Pick

Event Report

A round table talk with Bertil Falk was organised by the...

06 Oct, 2017

The Dokalam crisis, i.e. the border stand-off between China and...

18 Sep, 2017

H.E. Salahuddin Rabbani, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the...

12 Sep, 2017

Amb Ashok Kantha, India’s former Ambassador to China, led a...

24 Aug, 2017
Fortnightly Review & Analysis

Sep 16-30, 2017

CAR

Central Asian Leaders Participate in the General Debate of UNGA

72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) opened on 12 September in New York. The General...

Sep 16-30, 2017

ASEAN

ASEAN Endorses South China Sea Code Proposal

ASEAN foreign ministers endorsed a proposal by Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh for the...

Sep 16-30, 2017

Defence

A Glorious Era comes to an End

Mortal remains of the Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh (MIAF) - a legendary icon of IAF were cremated with full state honours...

Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Maldives
Sep 16-30, 2017
Pakistan

Nawaz Claws Back with By-Election Win, new Election Law

Despite the unseemly haste and...

Sep 1-15, 2017

USA

Deal with Democrats on ‘Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals’ or DACA

In a dramatic disclosure on September 14, US President Donald Trump announced that he was close to...