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Coronavirus as a Problem of Fathers and Sons

... United States, the struggle to challenge Donald Trump (73 years old) is between Joe Biden (77 years old) and Bernie Sanders (78 years old). Last year the seventy-year milestone was crossed by the UN Secretary General António Guterres. And this year, the Indian leader Narendra Modi celebrates his seventieth birthday. In China and Russia, Xi Jingping (66 years old) and Vladimir Putin (67 years old), as far as one can judge, do not even think about handing over to possible successors. So far, only German ...


Russia–India Relations: Successes and Prospects

In Honour of the 70th Anniversary of the Republic of India On January 26, the people of India will celebrate the Republic Day. Seventy years ago, on January 26, 1950, the Constitution of India entered into force, proclaiming the country a sovereign socialist secular democratic republic. This year is ...


Fears over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act are unfounded

... over the years. Even today, we have instances in Pakistan of Sikh girls being abducted, forcibly married and converted to Islam. Many Sikhs moved out of Afghanistan during Taliban rule. A significant number of Hindus have migrated from Bangladesh to India before 1971 and afterwards, even if Sheikh Hasina’s government today is protective of minorities. As far back as 2003, when this writer was Foreign Secretary, we had officially communicated to Bangladesh that in our estimation there were about ...


Global Implications of India’s Citizenship Amendment Act 2019

The contentious Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 has underlined the deep division within the country and in the international community There’s no doubt that nationwide protest against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 (CAA) in India has underlined the deep division within the country and in the international community. The world press frequently publishes what damage has been done to India's settled foreign policy and its global position in the aftermath of CAA. The significant ...


Soleimani’s Assassination Is More than a Crime

... no political will around to put together a regional collective security system, one should at least think about a regional crisis management mechanism involving Iran and key neighboring Arab starts. Concerned overseas powers – like Russia, China, India, and EU – could assist in building this mechanism working with their respective regional partners. We should regard the assassination of General Qasem Soleimani as a wakeup call, not as a trumpet of the approaching Armageddon. First published ...


Citizenship Amendment Bill-2019-How Good,How Bad

CAB-2019 or Citizenship Amendment Bill is one of those historic bills which will not only change British Colonial History from India like Removal of Article 370 and 35 A, Ram Lala Virajman Vs Sunni Waqf Board and few. It can easily be pointed out that Modi-Shah duo is all set to make history. As a Journalist and Journalism Academic I studied CAB and the debate took place in Lower ...


India and the SCO: A Vision for Expanding New Delhi’s Engagement

With the stakes high, looking North is now more imperative than ever before “As the political landscape of the region changed at the turn of this century, India restored its historical ties of natural affinity with the Central Asian countries….. Our membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation is a natural extension of these relationships and mirrors the region’s place in India’s future. Together ...


INDIA. The New Pivotal Role in Asia and Europe

... for New Delhi: by introducing integrated battle groups (IBGs), energy weapons, artificial intelligence, robotics and micro-satellite technologies to secure its borders, and allow transfer of encrypted communication security equipment from the US to India and the Canada partnering with India in maintenance aspects of the nuclear sector. To include: the Indian Army, Navy and Government, OGES, and cooperation with the USA, Canada, The Russian Federation, Israel and Romania etc. Soldiers in the Indian ...


RIAC and ICWA Held Closing Sessions of the Third Russia-India Conference

On November 20, the Third International Conference “Strategic Visions of Russia–India Relations in a Changing World Order” continued with sessions focusing on the issues of trade and economic cooperation. On November 20, the Third International Conference “Strategic Visions of Russia–India Relations in a Changing World Order” ...


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