2016: Primer

This year's issue of the ORF Primer discusses nine topics and situations India must continue engaging with in the coming months and beyond as it defines its needs and interests and finds its place in the international order.

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    • Nota Bene: On Strategies and Moments Ritika Passi
    • Is India Illiberal? Ashok Malik
    • South Asia in 2016 Jyoti Malhotra
    • The Return of History Harsh Pant
    • The Middle East: Not (Yet) as Post-Westphalian Order Sumitha N. Kutty
    • BRICS to Rebuild the House Samir Saran and Abhijnan Rej
    • The Lure of RTAs: Will India or Won't It? Nilanjan Ghosh
    • Crossing the Next Frontier: Time to Engage with Africa Manish Chand
    • It's Not All about the Money Urvashi Aneja
  • Putting Technology in its Place Vikrom Mathur

Ritika Passi