New Delhi has been tentative on the international stage despite a number of factors that demand a stronger Indian role in the world.
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is pleased to launch Carnegie India, its sixth international center.
A real strategic partnership between major powers is not just about one-off major initiatives but also about the practical application of the partnership across the wide array of issues.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for India to become a leading power represents a change in how the country’s top political leadership conceives of its role in international politics.
India and Pakistan have considerable scope to build on the various confidence-building measures that have been negotiated in the past decade and a half, especially in the areas of trade and economic cooperation.
The Indian economy is globalized, and the policymaking has become a lot more complex.
India’s unfolding partnership with Japan allows Delhi to respond more effectively to China’s One Belt, One Road initiative.
The unfolding economic rivalry between China and Japan is great news for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Returning to inclusive politics, regaining the focus on economic development, and, above all, restoring domestic harmony are all critical to arresting the erosion of Modi’s political capital at home.
The U.S.-India relationship was often distant during the Cold War, but the partnership is now critical for both countries’ strategic aims.