Arnab Dasgupta

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  • Dr Arnab Dasgupta is a Research Analyst in the East Asia Centre at the Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (MP-IDSA), New Delhi. Click here for detailed profile.

    The Protection of Private Data in Japan under Duress

    Two recent cases involving internal and external data breaches in leading telecom companies shine a spotlight on Japan’s policy for the protection of private user data.

    April 08, 2024

    Japan’s Engagement with Pacific Island Nations

    Japan’s diplomatic engagement with Pacific Island Countries, while substantive, has not addressed their core needs.

    March 20, 2024

    The Dissolution of Factions within Japan’s LDP: An Unfinished Revolution

    Japan’s political parties, most notably the LDP, have dissolved internal factions, but their relevance may not be over.

    March 06, 2024

    Assessing Japan’s Diplomacy in 2023

    Japan made great strides towards developing an independent foreign policy, even as it hewed closer to the Global North’s positions on the burning issues of 2023.

    December 21, 2023

    Fukushima Wastewater Discharge: Japanese and Chinese Public Diplomacy Strategies

    Japan and China are utilising parallel strategies to influence each other and the world over the latest fault-line in their contentious relationship.

    November 03, 2023

    Japan’s Supplementary Defence Budget

    Japan’s new supplementary defence budget focuses on hardware, personnel and bases.

    October 18, 2023

    The Okinawa Factor in Japan–China Relations

    Okinawa prefecture has the potential to be a new factor affecting Japan-China relations, unless the Japanese government can manage local grievances.

    August 04, 2023

    Changing State Perception of Nuclear Deterrence in Japan and South Korea

    With increasing North Korean nuclear and missile threats, and Chinese nuclear force modernisation, the prospects of indigenous nuclear weapons acquisition by Japan and South Korea cannot be ruled out.

    August 03, 2023

    Japan–NATO Ties: A Difficult Partnership

    Japan’s proposal to host a NATO liaison office in Tokyo is facing objections from NATO members like France, who view it as a distraction from the alliance’s core task of ensuring security in Europe.

    July 10, 2023

    Takeaways from the Prime Minister’s Visit to Japan, Papua New Guinea and Australia

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Japan, Papua New Guinea and Australia provides glimpses of how India can best exemplify the voice of the Global South.

    June 07, 2023