Parsing Doklam

Parsing Doklam

How long can Bhutan hold off China?... Continue Reading »

Facing the abyss

Facing the abyss

The world order is crumbling.... Continue Reading »

Lashkar’s Pakistan

Lashkar’s Pakistan

If terrorists enter politics, free nations like India will be affected.... Continue Reading »

Dragon march

Dragon march

The world is just beginning to see the real China emerge.... Continue Reading »

Non-Alignment 2

Non-Alignment 2

Doklam cannot afford to happen again.... Continue Reading »

Asian nightmare

Asian nightmare

The waywardness of Donald Trump puts the Indo-Pacific region under further stress.... Continue Reading »

Dark times

Dark times

The ouster of Nawaz Sharief reflects fearful and terrible undercurrents.... Continue Reading »

Pretend power

Pretend power

India is in an in-between state today.... Continue Reading »

Patience

Patience

As Donald Trump takes America down, India cannot expect foreign support for its geopolitical troubles.... Continue Reading »

The swap

The swap

The United States deserves Emmanuel Macron.... Continue Reading »

Afghan peace

Afghan peace

A multinational force including troops from China, India and Pakistan are critical to stabilizing the north-western neighbour.... Continue Reading »

Sword over Pakistan

Sword over Pakistan

Nawaz Sharief is too important to lightly plot his downfall.... Continue Reading »

In good time

In good time

India needs peace to rise.... Continue Reading »

Israel & India

Israel & India

Geopolitics has become event management under Narendra Modi.... Continue Reading »

India & North Korea

India & North Korea

To this country’s disfavour, the strategic balance is inclined towards China.... Continue Reading »

Lost

Lost

India is slipping in the world community of influential nations.... Continue Reading »

Incurable disorder

Incurable disorder

Islamist terrorism will not die with Al-Baghdadi.... Continue Reading »

Heil China?

Heil China?

India’s northern adversary is unmistakably following in the footsteps of Imperial Germany.... Continue Reading »

Think strategy

Think strategy

Rather light-heartedly, services’ chiefs publicly hold forth on a two-front war.... Continue Reading »

Dragon tales

Dragon tales

It will take a lot more to anger China about Pakistan.... Continue Reading »

May Day

May Day

The UK hung verdict injects fresh uncertainty into the free world.... Continue Reading »

Master at the wheel

Master at the wheel

The external situation is ranged against India.... Continue Reading »

Make haste slowly

Make haste slowly

Emmanuel Macron has a singular opportunity to save France.... Continue Reading »

Where have you gone....?

Where have you gone....?

If only A. B. Vajpayee were Prime Minister.... Continue Reading »

Erdogan & Nawaz

Erdogan & Nawaz

Here is a way to contain the Pakistan army and save Pakistan’s democracy.... Continue Reading »