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Where the sea remains rough
International Affairs | China Foreign Policy Apr 16, 2024

Where the sea remains rough

China continues to warn regional players of negative consequences of their actions. Yet, it is Beijing’s own behaviour that is reshaping the Indo-Pacific landscape ...

Shadow-boxing in West Asia
International Affairs Apr 16, 2024

Shadow-boxing in West Asia

Iran has indicated that it is willing to call it quits, but will respond strongly if Israel retaliates ...

India’s East Asia outreach shows its centrality to regional stability
International Affairs Apr 15, 2024

India’s East Asia outreach shows its centrality to regional stability

New Delhi is trying to deepen ties to confront common threats but in-group differences pose hurdles ...

NATO’s wins and woes: The organisation faces challenges across political, financial, and security domains
International Affairs Apr 12, 2024

NATO’s wins and woes: The organisation faces challenges across political, financial, and security domains

When comparing the current geopolitical landscape of Europe to the circumstances in the years following NATO’s establishment, it becomes apparent that very little has changed. ...

Name games Beijing plays with New Delhi
International Affairs Apr 09, 2024

Name games Beijing plays with New Delhi

Timing chosen by China to resuscitate the boundary dispute is important. It hopes that the border row may find resonance in the public debate before the polls ...

AI Chips for China Face Additional US Restrictions
International Affairs | Cyber and Technology | Artificial Intelligence Apr 08, 2024

AI Chips for China Face Additional US Restrictions

China has criticized the latest round of new rules by saying that it will “disrupt the international semiconductor market as well as cooperation among enterprises.” ...

Sela Tunnel: India’s Border Infrastructure Push Makes Progress
International Affairs | Defence and Security Apr 04, 2024

Sela Tunnel: India’s Border Infrastructure Push Makes Progress

With tensions persisting on the Sino-Indian border, Delhi’s efforts to bolster its infrastructure in critical areas continues. ...

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