India and its Neighbourhood
India: The Need to Engage with Iran, Afghanistan and Central Asian Countries Collectively
Niranjan Marjani · 08 Apr, 2019 · 5576
On December 24 2018 India took over the
operations of the Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar, Iran. The
development of this port is considered as an important step for India towards
increasing its economic and strategic outreach in the reg ...
Modi Sets a Regional Agenda
Jayadeva Ranade · 03 Jun, 2014 · 4490
Elected with a massive popular mandate not seen in the past thirty years, Narendra Modi took a bold foreign policy initiative even before he was sworn in as Prime Minister on 26 May 2014. The initiative did not emanate from the foreign po ...
Narendra Modi: Perspectives within Pakistan
Samundeswari Natesan · 30 May, 2014 · 4477
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s landslide victory in the Indian general elections has made the world focus on India-Pakistan bilateral relations, among other issues. Within Pakistan, opinions on Modi are varied, with with one group o ...
Fresh Air of Rapprochement
Shujaat Bukhari · 29 May, 2014 · 4472
Much before he took over as the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi hit the diplomatic ground with a master stroke. He invited all the heads of South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries to witness his swearing in ...
Interpreting Modi’s Diplomatic Signalling
Manish Dabhade · 28 May, 2014 · 4468
Even as analysts, Indian and foreign, were busy contemplating the meaning of the rise of Narendra Modi in India, the Prime Ministerial designate - now Prime Minister - surprisingly announced that he had invited the heads of States of all ...
Foreign Policy Challenges for Modi
Wasbir Hussain · 22 May, 2014 · 4463
The massive mandate that Indian Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi has managed to secure for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is certainly a verdict against the status quo in India. The buoyant stock market demonstrated the confidence ...