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The evolving role of the Colombo Security Conclave
International Affairs Dec 26, 2023

The evolving role of the Colombo Security Conclave

As the Indo-Pacific region grows in prominence, all the members of the CSC, which are democracies, will continue to play their cards based on domestic and external benefits. ...

The Year That Exposed Chinese Vulnerabilities
International Affairs | China Foreign Policy Dec 15, 2023

The Year That Exposed Chinese Vulnerabilities

Xi seems to have overplayed his hand, leading to a significant realignment, resulting in a pushback at a time when his governance style has come under scrutiny ...

A record boom
Defence and Security | Indian Defence Dec 13, 2023

A record boom

India is still a net importer, but its momentum is in the right direction. ...

Moment, Momentum and Motivation: From Voice of the Global South to the Bank of the Global South
Indian Foreign Policy | Great Power Dynamics | China Foreign Policy | Multilateralism Dec 13, 2023

Moment, Momentum and Motivation: From Voice of the Global South to the Bank of the Global South

Today, India is poised at the moment and GDP that China was in in 2007. Does it have the same gumption? ...

Pannun case will remain mere blip in surging India-US ties
International Affairs Dec 11, 2023

Pannun case will remain mere blip in surging India-US ties

World's two major democracies are getting better at riding through the bumps ...

NASA Chief in India: Big Fillip to India-US Space Agenda
Space Dec 11, 2023

NASA Chief in India: Big Fillip to India-US Space Agenda

There appears to be a near perfect alignment of the stars for the Indian and U.S. space agencies to collaborate under. ...

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Manish Vaid

Manish Vaid is a Junior Fellow at ORF. His research focuses on energy issues, geopolitics, crossborder energy and regional trade (including FTAs), climate change, migration, New Silk Road, urbanisation and water issues. His research work has been published widely - ...

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