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Launch of DRDO's Ballistic Missile Defence interceptor missile for an ASAT test

What Mission Shakti Means for India

On March 27, 2019, India successfully tested an anti-satellite (ASAT) weapon, a demonstration of its ability to destroy orbiting satellites at an altitude of...
A MARSOC Marine patrols through the village in Farah province

Three Days of Peace: A Blueprint for Stability in Afghanistan

On June 7, 2018, the government of Afghanistan announced a unilateral ceasefire was to occur between the 12th and 19th of June for Eid...
Pakistan JF-17

India-Pakistan Standoff: Prospects for Escalation and De-escalation

After more than a month has passed since the dog fight over Kashmir between Pakistan and India the latter claimed that the former is...
Launch of DRDO's Ballistic Missile Defence interceptor missile for an ASAT test

Why India’s ASAT Test Heralds the Rebirth of the Cold War and Threatens Global...

India conducted its first ever Anti-Satellite (ASAT) missile system test in March, cementing its place as an international space power. The ASAT missile destroyed...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 3rd India-Africa Forum Summit

Africa as India’s Top Priority: A Reinvigorated Push or Same Old Rhetoric?

India’s bilateral partnership with Africa continues to be defined by the spirit of developing together as equals. By sharing a similar colonial past and...
Prambanan Temple

Northeast India & Southeast Asia: Revisiting the Shared Cultural Past While Paving the Way...

History is a testimony to the fact that India has never lived in isolation but ventured out into the far reaches of the world...
Jammu and Kashmir Map

Can a New Surrender Policy End Militancy in Jammu and Kashmir?

After the imposition of Governor's Rule in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, it was perceived that government was going to take some stern...
Agni V

India–Pakistan Relations: No Room for Diplomacy?

India and Pakistan have always been caught in enduring conflicts due to disagreements over Kashmir, metaphorically speaking - like that of estranged siblings. If...

Is Imran Khan the Man That Pakistan Needs?

The decades-long strained relations between India and Pakistan deteriorated to an alarming level post-Pulwama suicide bomb attack which saw about 40 Indian paramilitary troops...

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