The writer is Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis, New Delhi.
Resisting the temptation to print money and spend one’s way to growth, the finance minister has opted for incentivising private investment and borrowing abroad.
G-20 meets in the midst of a crisis in world trade. It must not let US-China bilateral overshadow the summit
US president needs to be convinced that helping India’s economic rise will be in the US’s interests in the long run
If President Trump is insensitive to India’s concerns, New Delhi will have to seriously rethink its foreign policy options since sustaining high economic growth with low inflation is a fundamental developmental priority and a key strategic objective.
Radical Islam keeps raising its head in newer places across Asia, as it recently did in Sri Lanka, and now poses as much a challenge to China’s rise as it does to India’s. Both countries must work together towards a win-win strategy on over-powering it.
Government needs a shared understanding and an effective and credible spokesperson on economic policy
Despite the controversies it has generated, Karan Thapar’s book offers a fine glimpse into his career and personal life and the bond of trust that once existed between the media and those in power
Ideological intolerance and a bureaucratic strait-jacket are damaging JNU. Don’t let a mediocre leadership denigrate one of our finest institutions.
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.
Judicial intervention in economic activities hurts livelihoods. A developing country can ill-afford such activism
Is the term an oxymoron? Is it possible to balance the two in a way that is reassuring to a majority of people?
The rise of BJP, the decline of Congress, demand fresh ways of seeing.
Voter has a right to know how a party she has voted for will manage leadership transition in the family.
India will have to devise and pursue the logic of a long period of bilateral disengagement.
Amaravati offers Chandrababu Naidu an opportunity to redefine his politics and policies
Modi government is enunciating a doctrine of high-speed diplomacy.
From Pakistan to Japan, China to US, he will be tested on ability to stick to them.
...isn't India. It is miscast in the role of spoiler.
AAP must know that politics is the art of the possible,more so in the coalition era.
India should worry about the multilateral trading system,not food subsidies.
The Emperor and Empress return to Delhi after 30 years to open a new chapter in ties.
PM has left a clear stamp on foreign policy,even if UPA2 let him down.
Both India and China would be better off learning to cooperate while competing.
Why Rahul Gandhi's outburst against the government strains credibility.
The Syria crisis has brought Russia back to global centrestage.