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Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Gurjit Singh


The writer, a former Indian ambassador to Indonesia, is India’s ambassador to Germany. Views are personal

The post-Merkel chapter in Indo-German ties
Wed, Dec 15, 2021

🔴 Gurjit Singh writes: New ruling coalition in Berlin offers scope for enhancing relations between the two nations.

The Ethiopian crisis needs urgent resolution
Thu, Nov 11, 2021

Gurjit Singh writes: It is best to allow Africa to solve this problem, with the rest of the world helping overcome stumbling blocks and setting up humanitarian corridors

Germany after Angela Merkel
Fri, Oct 01, 2021

Gurjit Singh writes: Green party could play an important role in Germany's ruling coalition. It must temper ideology-driven agenda with pragmatism

Why Japan-US summit holds promise for India
Wed, Apr 21, 2021

The summit outcomes will help the transition of Quad from a security dialogue to multifaceted cooperation. India will do well to join this initiative either through triangular efforts with Japan and the US or as part of the Quad

Trouble returns to Ethiopia
Wed, Dec 16, 2020

The ongoing civil war in one of Africa’s most stable countries will have important ramifications for the region’s geopolitics.

East Asia Summit signals India will pursue bilateral pacts with ASEAN countries
Fri, Nov 20, 2020

In the absence of taking on the Chinese dragon, the focus has been on emphasising ASEAN centrality. While this is a given in almost every ASEAN partner’s statement, the reiteration in various documents this time gives the impression that the centrality of ASEAN is actually under challenge.

Revisiting past, facing future
Sat, May 26, 2018

PM Modi’s visit to Indonesia can re-energise an ancient partnership.

Taking ASEAN to the bank
Sat, Jan 27, 2018

India must use strategic space to make economic inroads in the region

The Ghosts Return
Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Angela Merkel won a fourth term as chancellor, but the right is gaining ground in Germany

Ties That Need Remaking
Fri, Jan 08, 2016

So what are the steps that India and Indonesia can take to improve their bilateral engagement?