False construct

False construct

India has to forge its own greatness. America won’t help.... Continue Reading »

The new Switzerland

The new Switzerland

Dubai has become the hottest destination for political black monies from India.... Continue Reading »

Giving in

Giving in

The Manmohan Singh government is compromising Indian interests by being so pro-US.... Continue Reading »

Nothing to report

Nothing to report

This is as good as India-America relations will get.... Continue Reading »

Grocer’s daughter

Grocer’s daughter

Margaret Thatcher symbolized the end of empire.... Continue Reading »

Goldfish

Goldfish

It’s a taxi ride the Chinese president may soon come to regret.... Continue Reading »

Travails without empire

Travails without empire

Engaging with France, Germany and Japan makes better sense for India as Britain declines.... Continue Reading »

Syriana

Syriana

On the road to Damascus, US plans for the Middle East would impact India.... Continue Reading »

Kiss of death..

Kiss of death..

The United States has done no good to Pakistan, argues N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Down the slippery slope

Down the slippery slope

China is on its way to losing the second cold war, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

No winners

No winners

The Afghan endgame hurts both the US and Pakistan, writes Ramtanu Maitra.... Continue Reading »

Between a rock...

Between a rock...

Pakistan may barely survive the US military-aid cut, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Losing the plot.

Losing the plot.

Remaining in denial, Washington-based Pakistan experts are contributing to its failure, says Ramtanu Maitra.... Continue Reading »

Wagging the Chinese dog

Wagging the Chinese dog

The Dalai Lama may have commenced a process to sink authoritarian China, analyses N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Assets as enemies

Assets as enemies

China gains the most by the mishandling of the Karmapa Lama affair, argues N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Aid as weapon

Aid as weapon

The US must enforce its threat to deprive aid to Pakistan for its continuing support to terrorism in Afghanistan, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

The McChrystal crisis

The McChrystal crisis

The US cannot stay longer in Afghanistan, but China won't face an easy time in that country either, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Democratizing Pakistan

Democratizing Pakistan

The Obama administration should consider the Kerry-Luger Bill as the first step in that direction, argues N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Seizing FATA

Seizing FATA

America can stabilize Afghanistan only with special operations in Pakistan's tribal areas infested with the Al-Qaeda and Taliban, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Way forward

Way forward

By strengthening democracy in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the US can battle the terrorists harder, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Lockerbie & Afghanistan

Lockerbie & Afghanistan

The United States is losing its touch as a great power, and India beware, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Race against time..

Race against time..

Unless India reengages the Tamils, Sri Lanka won't readily accept that it has a crucial role to play in ending the ethnic crisis, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Obama versus Obama

Obama versus Obama

India should worry about a US president who is undecided about fighting the Af-Pak terrorists, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Get real, Mr President

Get real, Mr President

And India better watch out for Barack Obama's foolhardy scheme on Afghanistan, says N.V.Subramanian.... Continue Reading »

Obama perspectives

Obama perspectives

The incoming US president must be judged by his work, not his skin colour.... Continue Reading »