Occasional Papers

Upcoming Events

Re(b)ordering the World: Visual politics of the (new) Silk Road — Talk by Marina Kaneti

The world order and global geopolitics — Talk by Vice Admiral Anil Chopra

Book Discussion on The Oxford Handbook of India’s National Security

Seven years of civil war in Syria

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Satish Kumar Tezaa

Satish Tezaa is a Data Analyst at ORF. He works on energy and infrastructure, and offers assistance for the Energy News Monitor, collects and tabulates information, and helps organise roundtables, seminars and

Uma Shankar Sharma

Uma Shankar has an engineering and business background and has worked in the Indian oil and gas sector for over 20 years. During his deputation in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural

Himani Pant

Himani Pant is a Junior Fellow at ORF’s Strategic Studies Program. Her research focuses on Foreign Policy of Russia and the European Union.

Nikhila Natarajan

Nikhila Natarajan is a Visiting Fellow at ORF. She works as Senior Editor with Firstpost/ Network 18 and specialises in avant-garde video stories on niche social media platforms. A global editorial resource,

K. V. Kesavan

K.V. Kesavan is a Distinguished Fellow at ORF. He is one of the leading Indian scholars in the field of Japanese Studies and obtained his doctoral degree from the Indian School of