sanjaya baru

Sanjaya Baru

The writer is director for geoeconomics and strategy, International Institute for Strategic Studies, honorary senior fellow, Centre for Policy Research, and former media advisor to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Mind games at Doklam
Fri, Aug 11, 2017

India is no Philippines. In the Philippines, China managed to declare victory by convincing President Rodrigo Duterte that friendship with China is a better bet than friendship with the United States. China subdued Philippines without fighting.

Unease of doing business
Fri, Jun 09, 2017

Judicial intervention in economic activities hurts livelihoods. A developing country can ill-afford such activism

Developmental Hindutva
Fri, Apr 14, 2017

Is the term an oxymoron? Is it possible to balance the two in a way that is reassuring to a majority of people?

Misreading the new
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

The rise of BJP, the decline of Congress, demand fresh ways of seeing.

Family politics playbook
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Voter has a right to know how a party she has voted for will manage leadership transition in the family.

An Indo-Pak Cold War
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

India will have to devise and pursue the logic of a long period of bilateral disengagement.

A 21st century Indian city
Sat, Oct 24, 2015

Amaravati offers Chandrababu Naidu an opportunity to redefine his politics and policies

India’s fast power
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Modi government is enunciating a doctrine of high-speed diplomacy.

Modi’s red lines
Mon, Aug 25, 2014

From Pakistan to Japan, China to US, he will be tested on ability to stick to them.

The real threat to WTO
Thu, Jul 31, 2014

...isn't India. It is miscast in the role of spoiler.

Compromise is no crime
Mon, Dec 16, 2013

AAP must know that politics is the art of the possible,more so in the coalition era.

Bracing for Bali
Thu, Nov 28, 2013

India should worry about the multilateral trading system,not food subsidies.

Love from Tokyo
Thu, Nov 21, 2013

The Emperor and Empress return to Delhi after 30 years to open a new chapter in ties.

The Singh doctrine
Wed, Nov 06, 2013

PM has left a clear stamp on foreign policy,even if UPA2 let him down.

No zero-sum games
Mon, Oct 21, 2013

Both India and China would be better off learning to cooperate while competing.

The inheritor as insurgent
Mon, Sep 30, 2013

Why Rahul Gandhi's outburst against the government strains credibility.

The return of Russia
Thu, Sep 26, 2013

The Syria crisis has brought Russia back to global centrestage.

The wider vision
Mon, Sep 02, 2013

Why India must reach out to the subcontinent’s constituency of peace at all times

Credibility crunch
Tue, Aug 20, 2013

How a risk-averse UPA lost the confidence of markets and investors.

Election therapy
Thu, Aug 08, 2013

Early polls would help investors snap out of wait-and-watch mode