India’s geopolitical crisis - 2

India’s geopolitical crisis - 2

The Narendra Modi government is pitting India against China at the behest of transactional America. Part 2 of a series.... Continue Reading »

India’s geopolitical crisis - 1

India’s geopolitical crisis - 1

The resolution of the Kashmir dispute with Pakistan is critical to the country’s growth and sustained international standing.... Continue Reading »

Steep learning curve

Steep learning curve

Xi has outclassed Trump.... Continue Reading »

Autodestruct

Autodestruct

The Saudi crown prince is hurtling the Arab kingdom to disaster.... Continue Reading »

Korean nationalism

Korean nationalism

Going after Kim Jong-un is dangerous.... Continue Reading »

Fingers crossed

Fingers crossed

Hope does not float as Donald Trump heads east.... Continue Reading »

Imagine

Imagine

India must think the unthinkable of engaging with the Pakistan army.... Continue Reading »

Going alone

Going alone

Donald Trump’s impeachment will leave India in dire straits.... Continue Reading »

Cat’s paw

Cat’s paw

Should India lend its shoulder for the US to fire on China?... Continue Reading »

Rewind

Rewind

Dineshwar Sharma’s appointment serves as an admission that Kashmir does not have a military solution.... Continue Reading »

Settling Kashmir

Settling Kashmir

It is never too late for India and Pakistan to put aside their differences for peace and prosperity in the region.... Continue Reading »

Strange bedfellows

Strange bedfellows

The United States must introspect for the mess of Pakistan.... Continue Reading »

Scarcely Mao

Scarcely Mao

But Xi is quite as dogged in pursuing China’s interests.... Continue Reading »

The world to come

The world to come

Three Great Powers and several non-aligned middle powers could preserve the international balance.... Continue Reading »

Step out

Step out

India must keep its interests paramount while handling the North Korea and Iran nuclear crises.... Continue Reading »

Hyphenation

Hyphenation

India suffers a geopolitical setback.... Continue Reading »

Mutilated state

Mutilated state

These are highly uncertain times for India.... Continue Reading »

Rhinestone power

Rhinestone power

India is at sea in its understanding of China.... Continue Reading »

Act 2

Act 2

All the powers must cooperate to bring peace to Afghanistan.... Continue Reading »

The Right factor

The Right factor

Germany loses its political anonymity for the first time after the Second World War.... Continue Reading »

Name-calling

Name-calling

India and Pakistan are a disgrace quarrelling before the world as they do.... Continue Reading »

Rampager Trump

Rampager Trump

The world needs a pause from the warmongering US President.... Continue Reading »

China & the Rohingyas

China & the Rohingyas

The Great Power of the region must convince Burma to accept the return of its persecuted citizens.... Continue Reading »

Rahul at Berkeley

Rahul at Berkeley

This is domestic politics transmogrified as geopolitics.... Continue Reading »

Lost years

Lost years

Kashmir wildly advertises the failure of Narendra Modi’s apology for politics.... Continue Reading »