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The SCO Bank should wake India up to the strategic consequences of Chinese capital
Economics and Finance | International Financial Institutions Nov 05, 2016

The SCO Bank should wake India up to the strategic consequences of Chinese capital

SCO Bank should be flagged as a competitor to India-led initiatives like BRICS Bank, which may undermine New Delhi’s role as an economic power in the region.

Investment lessons for India, from Sri Lanka & Maldives
International Affairs | Neighbourhood Nov 05, 2016

Investment lessons for India, from Sri Lanka & Maldives

With Indian Government reiterating commitment to facilitate investments in Sri Lanka and Maldives, the need for making case-studies of both

Is Myanmar's political transition a model?
International Affairs | Neighbourhood Nov 04, 2016

Is Myanmar's political transition a model?

Myanmar's seemingly peaceful transition from military dictatorship to democracy has raised hopes of it becoming a model of political transition.

Gap, it is empowering women to shatter the glass ceiling
Gender | Media and Internet | Cyber Security | Cyber and Technology Nov 03, 2016

Gap, it is empowering women to shatter the glass ceiling

Some of key national imperatives to propel India into next wave of growth include creating employment opportunities for segments such as women workforce

Debunking lynch mobs: An ethical approach to online harassment and free speech
Media and Internet | Cyber and Technology | Privacy and Surveillance | Net Neutrality Nov 03, 2016

Debunking lynch mobs: An ethical approach to online harassment and free speech

"Lynch mobs" on Internet exist and have real effects. But only way to effectively regulate is social regulation. And that too through an ethical approach

Realignment of forces in Maldives: All set for a battle royale
International Affairs | Neighbourhood Nov 03, 2016

Realignment of forces in Maldives: All set for a battle royale

PPM chief, Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, has formally withdrawn support to half-brother and incumbent, Abdulla Yameen to spice up matters in Maldives

The NCIIPC and its evolving framework
Cyber Security | Cyber and Technology Nov 03, 2016

The NCIIPC and its evolving framework

NCIIPC calls for forging partnerships between public and private entities, leveraging each other’s strengths by avoiding the traditional regulatory approach

Red dragon on the horizon
Space Nov 02, 2016

Red dragon on the horizon

SpaceX has requested permission to send the first unmanned probe to Mars in 2018, a spaceship called the Red Dragon.

The state of Germany and European integration
International Affairs Nov 02, 2016

The state of Germany and European integration

It seems that in Germany, as elsewhere, the contest that matters is no longer left versus right, it is open versus closed.

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Sushil Tanwar

Sushil Tanwar

Brig Sushil Tanwar, VSM, is an alumnus of the Military School (Ajmer) and National Defence Academy. Brigadier Sushil Tanwar has had a distinguished career spanning over twenty-five years in which more than fourteen years have been spent in Counter Insurgency ...

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Alyssa Ayres

Alyssa Ayres is a senior fellow for India Pakistan and South Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). She has served as deputy assistant secretary of state for South Asia from 2010 to 2013. Her book about Indias rise ...

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