FUTURE DIRECTIONS 21 November 2018 by LINDSAY HUGHES Background At a time when international attention is focussed on the Trump-Xi power plays, other developments in its immediate neighbourhood have equally captured New Delhi’s attention. In the Maldives, the opposition leader, Ibrahim Solih, won the general election, which was conducted on 23 September, and was sworn...

THE WASHINGTON DIPLOMAT 31 October 2018 by LARRY LEXNER A country few Americans have ever heard of — and even fewer have visited — hosts the only...

EURASIA REVIEW 30 October 2018 by SUBRATA MAJUMDER China’s new Silk Road OBOR (One Road One Belt) project China’s Belt and Road Initiative is...

ASIAN REVIEW 5 September 2018 After Beijing raced ahead on the continent, New Delhi must boost ties to catch up Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and...

WTVA.COM 11 August 2018 Look out Donald Trump, while you’re not watching, China is quietly stealing a continent from you. And India may not be...

DNA INDIA 31 July 2018 India and China are doing their best to establish a foothold in Africa.  In the last week of July, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

DNA INDIA 25 July 2018 The world needs cooperation and not competition in the eastern shores of Africa to ensure that the continent does not turn into...

THE DIPLOMAT 17 July 2018 A little more than one month after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Indonesia, an Indian naval vessel entered the...

The Telegraph 12 July 2018 When Prime Minister Narendra Modi refused to endorse China’s Belt and Road Initiative at the recently concluded Shanghai...

The Sunday Guardian 9 June 2018   I wonder how many Indian politicians in Lutyens Zone go to bed each night worrying about China. If they don’t,...