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Pakistan’s proxy war

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Can India counter China’s submarine force?

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Engage the dragon on Balochistan

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India-Pakistan: A dialogue process or failed diplomacy?

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    Arka Biswas

    Associate Fellow

    Arka is currently pursuing projects on India’s nuclear weapons policy and doctrine, and India's membership to the export control groups. His research areas include nuclear weapons policy, non-proliferation, disarmament and security. >>

    Manoj Joshi

    Distinguished Fellow

    Manoj Joshi is a Distinguished Fellow at the ORF. He has been a journalist specialising on national and international politics and is a commentator and columnist on these issues. As a reporter, >>

    Pushan Das

    Junior Fellow

    Pushan is a Junior Fellow working for the ORF National Security Programme. He tracks and analyses developments in Indian foreign and security policies. He is currently working on issues related to Indian >>

    Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan

    Senior Fellow and Head, Nuclear & Space Policy Initiative.

    Dr. Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan is Senior Fellow and Head of the Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation (ORF), New Delhi. Dr. Rajagopalan joined ORF after a five-year stint >>