PAPERS/ TRANSCRIPTIONS/DIRECTOR'S REMARKS

Joint Workshop on ‘India-China-US Trilateral Cyberspace Cooperation’: Welcome Remarks by Dr. Arvind Gupta, Director Vivekananda International Foundation, New Delhi, 16-17 Nov 2017

Dear Bruce McConnell, Global Vice President, East-West Institute, Mr. Yu Shuang, Director, Academic Department of China Institute for International Strategic Studies (CIISS), Dear friends, it...

Vietnam Visit: Talk on Non-Traditional Security Issues, by Dr. Arvind Gupta, Director, Vivekananda International Foundation, New Delhi

Traditional security (TS) issues like the defence of sovereignty and territorial integrity of a state or nation centric. TS puts a focus on instrument of states like the military to defend the...

Opening Remarks by Dr. Arvind Gupta, Director VIF, on the Joint Seminar on India-China Relations, 06 Nov 2017

Excellency, the Ambassador of China to India, Mr. Luo Zhaohui,

I would like to extend you a warm welcome to this seminar on India-China relations being jointly organized by the Vivekananda...

Welcome Remarks by Dr Arvind Gupta, Director VIF, at Book Release Function at the VIF, 03 Nov 2017

The Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) is delighted to organize this function to release Professor R Vaidyanathan’s latest book titled “Black Money and Tax Havens”, brought out by Westland...

Director’s Opening Remarks: Joint VIF-PF Seminar on ‘China’s Internal Dynamics, Relations with India & Cyber Security’, 01 Nov 2017

On behalf of the Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF), I welcome Dr. Tan-Sun Chen, Former Foreign Minister of Taiwan, and Chairman, the Prospect Foundation (PF)), Dr. I-Chung Lai, President...

President Ghani’s Talk at VIF, 24 October 2017

Welcome Address by Dr Arvind Gupta, Director VIF

Welcome Remarks: Book Discussion on ‘Feroze, the Forgotten Ghandi’, by Dr. Arvind Gupta, Director VIF, 06 Oct 2017

I have great pleasure in welcoming Mr. Bertil Falk who has written a very interesting book titled ‘Feroze: the Forgotten Ghandi’. I also take this opportunity to welcome Dr. Surya Prakash,...

Indian Strategic Thinking : Keynote Address by Dr. Arvind Gupta, Director VIF, at Seminar, “Exploring the Roots on India’s Strategic Culture” at IDSA, on 05 Oct,2017

Prof Charan Wadava, Col Gautam, Friends, I would like to thank the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) for inviting me to this seminar. It is nice to be back at the IDSA after some...

“India-Australia Relations: The Way Forward”

By H.E. Ms Harinder Sidhu (High Commissioner of Australia to India)

Address to The Vivekananda International Foundation, New Delhi; 15 July 2016

Introduction...

The Statement of Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the 54th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day

On this day in 1959, thousands of Tibetans from all walks of life and all three regions of Tibet (U-Tsang, Kham and Amdo) converged in Lhasa to resist and protest the Chinese invasion and...