India’s Retaliatory Tariffs on U.S. Imports

India has decided to impose retaliatory tariffs on 29 goods imported from the U.S., from June 16, 20…

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation – Bishkek Declaration

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation's (SCO's) Heads of State summit was recently held in Bishkek, …

Protests in Hong Kong - Extradition Bill

Lakhs of protesters marched the streets of Hong Kong in the biggest protest since the Umbrella Revol…

Blacklisting Pakistan under FATF

June, 2019 plenary meeting of FATF could take up a proposal to downgrade Pakistan to the blacklist.

Foreign Policy Challenges and Priorities for India

The new geo-political developments at the global level poses varied challenges for India.

St. Petersburg International Economic Forum – Russia-China Relations

The 23rd St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) was recently held in St. Petersburg, Ru…

Sudan - Bashir's Ousting and Military Rule - II

The power transition crisis in Sudan has led to a violent crackdown on pro-democracy protests.

Emerging Significance of BIMSTEC

Leaders from the BIMSTEC, Kyrgyz Republic and Mauritius are invited for the swearing-in ceremony of …

Report on Human Rights Violation in J&K

The Geneva-based Human Rights Council (HRC) recently submitted a report on the alleged violations in…

Yemen - Ceasefire Broken

Renewed clashes broke out between Houthi rebel fighters and Saudi-backed pro-government forces in Ye…
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