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Protests in Iraq and Lebanon- Signs of Arab Spring 2.0

While the cause for the uprising is quite similar, if not for the flags of Iraq and Lebanon, the differentiation is quite interesting. In...

Is India Sensing a Lifting of the Iranian Sanctions?

In a span of a month, there has been a sense of commotion and confusion revolving around the Persian Gulf and the United States’...

India’s Invitation to G7 Summit – Observations and Expectations

The world leaders joined together for the international intergovernmental economic organisation called as G7 – 45th Summit in Biarritz, France in the northern hemisphere during...

Escalating Tensions in the Strait of Hormuz: India’s Responses

The Middle East, since early this year, witnessed a sequence of events pertaining to the political and economic dimensions of the region.  The exit...

India’s Neighbourhood First Policy- Has BIMSTEC Become a Priority?

During the first tenure of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the government focused immensely towards its east and west policy. Now being re-elected for...

Iraq’s Basra and Indian Interests

In the wake of protests since last year in the Iraqi province of Basra, the government at Baghdad is uncertain on the possible transition...

Has Cricket turned to be a Unification force in Afghanistan?

Eighteen years ago, no Afghani might have thought that in 2018 they would play their first traditional form of Cricket ] - the five...

India’s Neighbourhood First Policy towards Maldives – Is it late to Look South?

The change in course in India’s Diplomatic relations in the Indian Ocean Region has been a major agenda of India’s Neighbourhood ‘First’ Policy.  The...

India’s Importance as a Consumer – Energy Security and Embargo

The world has been witnessing embargos on energy producing nations over the last year or so. Developing nations who are dependent on energy sources...

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Fourth Plenum of the 19th CPC Central Committee: An Assessment

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