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Tajikistan President visits India; gives big impetus to bilateral ties
Indian Foreign Policy Dec 20, 2016

Tajikistan President visits India; gives big impetus to bilateral ties

In his press statement, Prime Minister Modi said that Tajikistan is a valued friend and strategic partner in Asia.

Staring at stagflation, a difficult year ahead for India
Indian Economy | Financial Markets | Developing and Emerging Economies Dec 20, 2016

Staring at stagflation, a difficult year ahead for India

Jury is out about the extent of the slowdown and the RBI has predicted a slower rate of growth 7.1 per cent for 2015-16 and is India staring at stagflation?

Thomas Schelling and the golden age of American strategy
US Foreign Policy | US Domestic Politics Dec 19, 2016

Thomas Schelling and the golden age of American strategy

Schelling's work on nuclear strategy in the 1950s and 1960s remains the pinnacle of his intellectual work in the post war era

Is India 'indifferent' to Indian Ocean neighbourhood?
Neighbourhood | Indian Foreign Policy | Indian Ocean Dec 16, 2016

Is India 'indifferent' to Indian Ocean neighbourhood?

India has not turned a blind eye to the developments in its neighbourhood, nor has it stopped participating in events over there.

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

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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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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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