Commentaries & Articles
Ideating an Indian Cyber Cluster Model with Global Partnerships
With rapidly evolving and emerging cyber technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Internet-of-Things (IoT), human interaction with the digital domain is now ubiquitous. In parallel, cyber criminal...
India and the Semiconductors’ Scenario
Abstract These are exciting times. The world is in a scramble, trying to secure the ‘CHIP’ for itself. CHIP- that tiny wafer which controls all – from satellites to aircrafts, from weapons to telecommun...
Koreas Celebrate 70th Anniversary of Korean War yet Peace Remains Elusive
27 July 2023 marked the 70th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice. The Korean War lasted for three years – from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 1953. When it ended, no peace treaty was signed but a truce was reached, leaving the Korean Peninsula fragmented and the two sides technically in conflict till now.
Does Absence of ‘War’ Mean Peace, in Indian context?
A narrow definition of peace is that it is opposite to concept of war, implying where there is no war, there is peace! Again, in a social sense, peace is commonly used to mean a non-existence of war and...
VIF News Digests
Neighbourhood News
October 4, 2023
Neighborhood News Digest – 04 October 2023

Afghanistan EU special envoy condemns unlawful detentions of rights defenders in Afghanistan – The Khaama Press The Special...

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Africa Now
September 29, 2023
Africa Now - Weekly Newsletter (Week 39, 2023)

Welcome to Africa Now, your weekly newsletter for Africa, presenting the most important developments in the continent - news...

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Defense, National Security and Terrorism, VIF Alerts
September 21, 2023
VIF News Digest: National Security - Defence Studies & Terrorism, (01 – 15 September 2023)

I. Defence Visit of INS Delhi to Colombo. Launch of Y - 12654 (Mahendragiri) Visit of Brazilian Navy Delegation. Indian...

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Eurasia News Digest
October 3, 2023
Eurasia News Digest, September 16-30, 2023

Russia & Central Asia Uzbekistan Proposes To Create Free Trade Zone between Central Asian Countries Uzbekistan called on...

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VIF Cyber Review
September 10, 2023
Cyber Review - August 2023

National With an outlay of ? 14,903 crore, the Cabinet approved expansion of the “Digital India” programme. The Union...

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Myanmar Round Up
September 6, 2023
Myanmar Round Up - August 2023

During the month, continued attacks from the military and opposition forces have pushed around 18 million people in need of...

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West Asia Round Up
September 22, 2023
West Asia Roundup: August 2023

Abstract Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman after his consultations with the Americans and others invited about forty...

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Global Developments And Analysis: Weekly Monitor
September 29, 2023
Global Developments and Analysis: Weekly Monitor (18-24 September)

Economic Global growth forecast slashed Growth in the global economy will remain anemic as rising interest rates squeeze...

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Science and Technology
September 6, 2023
Science and Technology (S&T) Digest (16-31 August 2023), Issue 20

In this Issue I. Defence and Security LCA Tejas Test-Fires Indigenous ASTRA BVR Air-To-Air Missile Vindhyagiri, the Sixth...

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Multilateralism Digest
October 3, 2023
Multilateralism Digest: Septembert 2023 - Issue 9

I. India in the UN EAM addresses 78th UNGA Launch of a new India-UN initiative India suggests renaming of the G77 PBC needs...

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China Digest
June 5, 2023
China Digest (16-31 May 2023)

India-China Relations It is learnt that China objected to the proposal from India to add Abdul Rauf of the JeM to the UN...

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China URL Archive
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