The Corporatisation of Ukraine War: A Case of Unfolding Asymmetry in Military Power

The power of crowdsourcing budgetary support, technology, training, and logistic wherewithal, while at war, has emerged as an important lesson in the Ukraine war.

March 22, 2023

Clean Energy Transitions in Vietnam: Opportunities and Challenges

Even as Vietnam has Southeast Asia's largest installed solar and wind power capacity, coal will continue to be the country’s primary source of energy till 2030.

March 21, 2023

A Need for an Autonomous Agency for Overseas Development Assistance

There is a need for India to establish an autonomous agency to execute overseas development assistance programmes.

March 15, 2023

The Saudi–Iran Rapprochement

The Chinese-mediated rapprochement between Saudi Arabia and Iran puts a check on the widening gap between the two regional powers.

March 14, 2023

Negotiations on South China Sea Code of Conduct: Does It Matter?

Negotiations between ASEAN and China regarding a Code of Conduct on South China Sea may continue to be prolonged and evasive.

March 13, 2023

Implications of the New START Suspension

Russia’s decision to suspend participation in the New START complicates efforts to revive arms control negotiations.

March 02, 2023

Making Sense of the US–China Balloon Row

The US–China balloon row shows that the significance of methods like balloon surveillance has not reduced in the era of high-tech satellites and drones.

February 22, 2023

TTP’s Political Violence and Jihad

The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claims that the Pakistani state does not practice true Islam and therefore it can wage a legitimate Jihad against it.

February 14, 2023

Canada, South Korea and the Indo-Pacific

Canada and the Republic of Korea’s Indo-Pacific strategies signal a major transformation in their respective foreign policy outlook.

February 08, 2023

Winners and Losers in the Russia–Ukraine Cyberwar

The Russia–Ukraine cyberwar has upended a number of existing preconceptions about cyber conflict in an active war.

February 03, 2023