Comments and Briefs

Secularization of Militancy in Kashmir: Myth or Reality?

Militancy in Jammu and Kashmir has continued to remain communal, even as ‘secular’ justifications for acts of terror are being professed in the information domain.

July 04, 2022

Digital Vaccines: Web 3.0 Solutions for Chronic Diseases

The opportunities for digital vaccines as tools to address modern-day chronic health problems are immense.

June 30, 2022

Mahan and Mackinder: Addressing the False Dichotomy in the Eurasian Pivot theory

Halford Mackinder’s 1904 paper: The Geographical Pivot of History, has been an object of scholarly contention for more than eight decades. Endlessly regurgitated, the process of the Mackinder review has become a niche within International Relations theory that has evolved over time but retained a number of core themes.

Withdrawal of French Troops from Mali

The French withdrawal from Mali exacerbates the regional security situation.

June 24, 2022

Quad’s Maritime Domain Awareness Initiative Needs Time to Deliver

The Indo-Pacific Maritime Domain Awareness (IPMDA) Initiative aims to enhance regional maritime security via technology and training support.

June 24, 2022

Quad and Cybersecurity

The Quad has cautiously carved out a practical and cooperative agenda on issues of cybersecurity.

June 22, 2022

India–Russia Energy Cooperation in Russian Far East

The exit of Western oil companies from energy projects in the Russian Far East provides opportunities for India to enhance its stakes in these projects.

June 21, 2022

Agnipath: Addressing the Manpower Challenges of the Indian Armed Forces

The Agnipath scheme provides an opportunity for the armed forces to leap into the next generation of warfare with a manpower that can embrace technological challenges.

June 21, 2022


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Talk by Prof. Efraim Inbar on "Israel’s new government and its Foreign Policy”

Chair: DG Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy
July 21, 2021

Webinar on ‘India-Nigeria: Facing the COVID-19 Pandemic Together’

Opening Remarks by DG Amb Sujan R. Chinoy and Lt. Gen. Aliyu Gusau Mohammed
March 30, 2021

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