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  • Will Myanmar army allow Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement to be signed?

    October 23, 2015 9:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Recently the Myanmar Government announced that several groups who had their independent armies and had been fighting with the Myanmar government since several years would be signing the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) with the Burmese government soon. This was after... View Article

  • The Virus Of Islamic Fundamentalism Thrives In Bangladesh

    October 17, 2015 9:20 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    From 2013 a series of brutal murders took place in Bangladesh. All the murdered persons were writers who had criticised Islamic fundamentalism. The roots of these murders lie embedded in the freedom struggle of the people of Bangladesh from Pakistan.... View Article

  • Sri Lanka: A Strategic Chessboard In The Indian Ocean Region

    October 8, 2015 7:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Instead of becoming grateful to China for bringing in investments, a large majority of the Sri Lankan population have become anti-China. However, the government of India should keep it in mind that it may not be possible for Sri Lanka... View Article

  • Afghanistan: An Emerging Threat To India?

    June 20, 2015 3:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The threat is real and in this jigsaw puzzle with a Pakistan-Taliban combination threatening India’s security scenario for a long time and the Islamic State appearing in the horizon, New Delhi has made a desperate attempt to stay the course.... View Article

  • China’s Dalai Lama Dilemma Pursuing The Wrong Path

    May 23, 2015 12:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The recent White Paper on Tibet—“Tibet’s Path of Development Is Driven by an Irresistible Historical Tide”, issued by the State Council—is only a regurgitation of old accusations against the 14th Dalai Lama. Certainly, the Dalai Lama demanded independence for Tibet... View Article

  • Chinese Submarines In Submarines In

    November 29, 2014 8:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    India is being squeezed simultaneously from the land and the sea. We need to await the unveiling of the third dimension—air. Indian experts should be engaged in deciphering air. Would it be limited to aircraft or would it also involve... View Article

  • Research In China

    September 27, 2014 1:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    It was recently reported that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was extremely unhappy about the state of affairs at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). According to the Times of India, when he visited the DRDO headquarters on August 20,... View Article

  • Star Fruit

    August 2, 2014 12:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Carambola or star fruit is the one we often see street vendors making a yummy chat along with sweet potato. During my school days in Hyderabad an old woman used to sit in front of our school gate with an... View Article

  • More Than Tagore, 1971 Or Hilsa

    July 26, 2014 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    If the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan was the first destination of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has chosen Bangladesh. If the NDA government is serious about making a fresh start vis-à-vis Dhaka, then it has to make... View Article

  • Pakistan Struggles To Escape The Abyss

    July 12, 2014 7:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Pakistan is wracked by economic instability and security problems that affect the life of every citizen. These interlinked problems are eating away at the Pakistani state and, if left untreated they will create more fragility which is good neither for... View Article

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