ASEAN Summit - RCEP Negotiations

The ASEAN summit was recently held in Bangkok, Thailand.

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation – Bishkek Declaration

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

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.

Developments with the Indo-Pacific - New MEA Division

India recently set up an Indo-Pacific division in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

Indian Ocean Region - China's Strategy and India's Response

China's engagement in the India Ocean Region poses new challenges for India.

Extension of Ban on LTTE

The Centre recently extended the ban on the LTTE for another 5 years under the Unlawful Activities (…

Assessing India's Trade Policy - Regional Trade Pacts

With uncertain developments in, and the changing nature of, the global trade, India has to make a re…

Masood Azhar as Global Terrorist

The United Nations has designated Jaish-e-Mohammed leader Masood Azhar as a "global terrorist".

Belt and Road Initiative Forum

The second BRI (Belt and Road Initiative) forum recently concluded in Beijing, China.
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