The coronavirus pandemic coupled with a fragmented multipolar world has led to widespread disruptions in global trade and investment. Can India and the EU leverage their strong economic and security ties to deal with the evolving geo-political consequences of the pandemic?
In South Asia, the coronavirus pandemic is at once a public health crisis, an economic crisis, and a humanitarian crisis.
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has simultaneously exacerbated economic competition between countries, while also creating unique opportunities for countries to work together and lead multilateral responses to tackle the challenges stemming from the disease.
How does diplomacy work in the age of social distancing and coronavirus?
As nations around the world close their borders, halt international trade, and craft national responses to limit the spread of the disease, the current crisis has reinforced nationalist rhetoric on economic protectionism and anti-immigration.
India has shed its past practice of focusing solely on engagement at the bilateral level and developed a new coherent approach toward Central Asia.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s two-day visit is designed to partially tickle his vanity, but, as importantly, it is to boost his chances of returning to office in the 2020 U.S. general election.
As President Donald J. Trump makes his maiden visit to India, it is a genuine opportunity to reaffirm the strategic contours of a relationship that is currently a bit too defined by trade differences.
A relentless crusader for Indian independence in the UK in the 1930s and 1940s, V.K. Krishna Menon was a global star at the United Nations in the 1950s before he was forced to resign as defense minister in the wake of the India-China war of 1962.
The balance of power in the Asia Pacific is undeniably shifting as a result of the growing power and influence of China, the rise of other middle powers, and the prospect of Western retrenchment.