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Will Abe be able to forge a new partnership with Putin?
International Affairs Dec 15, 2016

Will Abe be able to forge a new partnership with Putin?

Japan and Russia, famously referred to as "distant neighbours," have shared a long and complicated history of bilateral relations.

Will new leadership continue with Jayalalithaa’s policy priorities?
Domestic Politics and Governance Dec 15, 2016

Will new leadership continue with Jayalalithaa’s policy priorities?

How the post-Jayalalitha leadership of new Chief Minister O Panneerselvam takes forward her initiatives remains to be seen

Rohingya crisis: Southeast Asia's emerging security concern
Neighbourhood Dec 14, 2016

Rohingya crisis: Southeast Asia's emerging security concern

'The Rohingya crisis,' has raised several concerns from regional security, humanitarian crisis to the nature of the conflict involving Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state in Myanmar

Crisis brewing in Europe
International Affairs | Great Power Dynamics Dec 14, 2016

Crisis brewing in Europe

A quiet crisis is brewing in Europe, triggered by the BREXIT vote with its very cohesion is being threatened in the aftermath of the vote

Trump's Taiwan rethink and India
Indian Foreign Policy | Great Power Dynamics | US Domestic Politics Dec 14, 2016

Trump's Taiwan rethink and India

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen’s phone call to President-Elect Donald Trump last week triggered uproar in foreign policy circles of China, US & beyond

Ivanka Trump — The most powerful first daughter
International Affairs Dec 13, 2016

Ivanka Trump — The most powerful first daughter

History is replete with examples of rich people with grand ideas.

Did Russian envoy articulate official position at Heart of Asia meeting?
Neighbourhood Dec 13, 2016

Did Russian envoy articulate official position at Heart of Asia meeting?

Russian envoy to Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov spoke of India's increasing cooperation with the US.

Trump Presidency and the future of US-Russia relations
International Affairs | US Foreign Policy Dec 13, 2016

Trump Presidency and the future of US-Russia relations

A major task ahead for Trump would be to negotiate with Russia on the future of US-Russia arms control.

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Niranjan Sahoo

Niranjan Sahoo

Niranjan Sahoo, PhD, is a Senior Fellow with ORF’s Governance and Politics Initiative. With years of expertise in governance and public policy, he now anchors studies and programmes on democracy, human rights, federalism, electoral reforms (particularly issues related to political ...

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