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Taiwan Gives a Fresh Impetus to US-China Rivalry Amid COVID-19 Crisis

While the world is grappling with the COVID-19 and trying to contain its spread and the number of deaths, the rivalry between the United...
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There’s No Such Thing As a Post-Coronavirus World Order

There’s a temptation to think that we cannot go back to the status quo ante; that there will be a pre-coronavirus world order and a...
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Can China’s Rise Be Contained in a Post-Coronavirus World?

One country, other than the US which has lashed out at China for its lack of transparency, under-reporting and underplaying its casualties arising out...
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Post-INF World: US-China Strategic Competition in the South China Sea

When the US decision to withdraw from the INF treaty was announced, it was felt that this decision would allow the US more options...
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BeiDou: China’s Eye in the Sky

China’s Satellite technology is actively going global with the BeiDou Navigation Development System (BDS) nearing its completion. An alternative to the existing navigation satellite...
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COVID-19: The Nuclear Bomb Pandemic

The world is waging an unprecedented war against an invisible enemy, the coronavirus which causes the COVID-19 pandemic. The effects of this war can be...
Chinese president Xi Jinping meets Aung San Suu Kyi.

Xi’s Visit to Myanmar: Major Concerns for India

During Xi Jinping’s visit from 17-18 January, China and Myanmar signed as many as 33 agreements, including multi-billion-dollar deals in infrastructure as well as...
US Taliban Deal Signing Ceremony

Afghan Peace Deal: Where Does the Road Go?

The pandemic caused by the new coronavirus has overshadowed the historical accord signed on February 29 between the Afghan Taliban and the United States....

Revisiting the Borders of Geopolitics

Delimiting the boundaries of any social sciences discipline is a self admittedly difficult task, not only because of its interdisciplinary nature but also because...