Commentaries & Articles
India Denmark Relations: Green Strategic Partnership a Force for Global Good
India and Denmark are natural partners connected by common democratic traditions, strong institutional affinity and historical links of trade relations dating back to 400 years ago. The diplomatic relat...
Think tanks should conduct deep studies of global trends to enhance the national capacity for surviving Black Swan events
“Nuclear governance is now facing massive challenges. In the last few years, we have seen that all the arm controls agreements have become dysfunctional. There is rampant nuclear proliferation. For prac...
Gloomy Economy Amidst Recovery in Nepal
After COVID-19, certain signs of economic recovery are being visualised in Nepal. The rate of economic growth that was merely 1.9 per cent a year ago in 2023 is almost set to rebound to 3.3 per cent in ...
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s War Aims – A No Go
Prime Minister’s War Aims
Even before the blood-stains could dry up in the bloody massacre by Hamas, turning the Super Nova Music Festival and other places in Southern Israel into a nightmare of merciless bloodshed, death and wanton destruction, Prime Minister Netanyahu announced his two war aims.
Tensions Show in US-China Ties During Blinken’s Visit
US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken's three day (April 24-26) visit to Shanghai and Beijing was an apparent attempt to arrest the slide in relations and simultaneously make clear the US 'red lines'. S...
India's Civilizational Marvels
Goa’s Aguad Port and Jail Complex in Sinquerim have been in the limelight since April 2024 for hosting an exhibition showcasing India’s ancient couture, India’s epic tales and historical narratives, an...
VIF News Digests
Neighbourhood News
May 30, 2024
Neighborhood News Digest- 30 May 2024

Afghanistan Foreign Ministry Welcomes Moscow's Stance on the Interim Government-Tolo News The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of...

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Africa Now
January 1, 2024
Africa Now - Weekly Newsletter (Week 52, 2023)

Commentary How the Global South is rediscovering centuries of shared history to challenge Western domination India’s...

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Defense, National Security and Terrorism, VIF Alerts
May 21, 2024
VIF News Digest : National Security- Defence Studies & Terrorism, (01-15 May 2024)

Defence Vice Admiral Krishna Swaminathan, AVSM, VSM assumes charge as Vice Chief of Naval Staff. 7th India-Indonesia Joint...

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Eurasia News Digest
May 21, 2024
Eurasia News Digest(1-15 May, 2024)

Russia & Central Asia Uzbekistan to Work with Hungary on Nuclear Projects Hungary will train nuclear engineers from...

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VIF Cyber Review
May 20, 2024
Cyber Review-April 2024

National Deepfakes of Bollywood celebrities are spreading over the Internet and influencing voter decisions during General...

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Myanmar Round Up
May 10, 2024
Myanmar Round Up: April 2024

In April, the Myanmar military regime continued to face challenges from the opposition forces such as the Arakan Army (AA)...

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West Asia Round Up
May 3, 2024
West Asia Roundup: April 2024

Abstract: Much feared ‘Tit for Tat’ altercation between Israel and Iran happened, when allegedly Israeli defence Forces (IDF...

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Global Developments And Analysis: Weekly Monitor
May 24, 2024
Global Developments and Analysis: Weekly Monitor(13-19 May 2024)

Economic US Efforts to Reshape Global Supply Chains Gather Pace in Asia President Joe Biden’s sweeping tariff hikes on a...

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Science and Technology
May 20, 2024
Science and Technology (S&T) Digest (1-15 May 2024), Issue 37

In this Issue I. Defence and Security Status of Induction of Technologies into CAPFs, Police & NDRF Manufacturing...

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US Insights
May 10, 2024
US - Insights - April 2024

India-US Relations Not sending any election observers to India: US US won't send election observers to India. Vedant Patel,...

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Culture & Civilisation
May 10, 2024
Cultural and Civilisational Digest: April-2024

A Hindu festival in southwestern Pakistan brings a mountainous region to life- Associated Press The ascent of steep mud...

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Multilateralism Digest
April 15, 2024
Multilateralism Digest: March 2024-Issue 3

I. India in the UN India bats for reform in ILO’s governing structure India suggests reform of UNSC working methods Second...

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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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