U.S. secretary of defense Lloyd Austin's visit to India is an opportunity to develop military-to-military ties and deepen cooperation, but he must also appreciate that sanctioning India will significantly undermine bilateral relations.
Formally and openly engaging the Taliban is a high-cost strategy. But India has long supported dissidents and insurgents to stand for elections within its own boundaries.
With a new administration in Washington, how can the U.S. and India forward each other’s strategic interests? Carnegie India hosted Joshua T. White for a discussion of his paper ‘After the Foundational Agreements: An Agenda for U.S.–India Defence and Security Cooperation.'
As the Biden administration works towards the democratization of the American state, it is important to examine how these changes can impact the state’s apparatus. Does a more diverse voter base and cabinet make for better public institutions?
India’s key strategic interests involve countering China’s growing presence in Asia, cooperating with partners to promote regional security, and protecting the sea lanes in the Indian Ocean. This requires a capable Indian military establishment.
With China’s near-permanent presence in the Indian Ocean likely in this decade, and the growing rivalry with America, India has no choice but to proactively try to shape the future of the Indian Ocean in its favor.
Rudra Chaudhuri in conversation with Nick Clegg, vice president, Global Affairs and Communications, Facebook, at the first edition of 'Facebook Fuel for India.'
S. Jaishankar, external affairs minister of India, and William J. Burns, president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, discuss the role of technology in foreign policy at Carnegie India's Global Technology Summit 2020. The conversation was moderated by Rudra Chaudhuri.
Renu Pall, Nandini Kannan, Jay Gullish, Modan Saha, and Rudra Chaudhuri discuss the future of India-U.S. digital collaboration at Carnegie India's Global Technology Summit 2020.
Recent cases of caste-based discrimination in large American multinationals have revealed the ways in which the oppressive caste system operates within the American Indian diaspora. How does caste travel from India to the U.S, and what are the ways in which it manifests amongst the Indian diaspora?