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Aligned interests and a big stick

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

Reaching out

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


Raja Mandala: The Gulf in foreign policy

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

Chanakya In Our Times

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

Trump's foreign policy: An unlovely triangle

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

Delhi and Canberra, a lost chance

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

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

Raja Mandala: Indian diplomacy, beyond the canon

New Delhi’s engagement with several nations signals a maturing of foreign policy in keeping with its changing interests in a multipolar world.

Look Who’s Going To Pakistan

As Pakistan becomes more a domestic than a foreign policy issue

Rouble rubble

Russia’s economy is on the brink of collapse. Could this bring a change in Putin’s policies?