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Why India needs a ‘feminist’ foreign policy

April 09, 2021 3:45 pm

Data indicates that the inclusion of diverse voices makes for better options in decision making and is no longer simply a virtuous standard to follow.

Sri Lanka will adopt 'India first approach': Foreign Secretary Jayanath Colombage

August 26, 2020 6:38 pm

Colombage said that the Rajapaksa foreign policy shift would mean that Sri Lanka would not be anymore reliant on a West-oriented policy.

Domestic political climate affects external relations. India must recognise this urgently

December 31, 2019 9:34 am

Some in Delhi might scoff at the notion of recognising external concerns in the conduct of India’s domestic politics. To be sure, the theory is that all states are sovereign and free to do what they want at home and free to conduct foreign policies as they like.

Aligned interests and a big stick

April 13, 2019 12:15 am

That’s what the West needs to meet challenge from China, Russia and others

Raja Mandala: The Gulf in foreign policy

October 02, 2018 1:11 am

India is ignoring its interests by privileging Iran vis-a-vis the Arab world.

Chanakya In Our Times

September 01, 2018 12:07 am

India’s use of his concepts of isolationism and involvement confounds Pakistan.

Trump's foreign policy: An unlovely triangle

August 06, 2018 12:16 am

Between strategic-energy interests with Iran and a flip-flopping US president, India must find its own balance.

Delhi and Canberra, a lost chance

August 04, 2018 1:00 am

Shelving of the Varghese report does not speak well of Australia’s desire to improve people-to-people ties with India.

From Indo-Pacific to Eurasia

June 09, 2018 12:19 am

India is one of the few powers straddling maritime and continental coalitions. Delhi needs to be nimble-footed.

Reaching out

December 19, 2018 2:22 pm

PM’s journeys abroad showcase continuing foreign policy innovation. But it is not insulated from turbulence at home.