Here’s What Can be Learned from the Indo-Sino Disengagement Decision

Here’s What Can be Learned from the Indo-Sino Disengagement Decision

China accepts that India already made its geopolitical choice to become the US’ proxy in “containing” the People’s Republic, but it would prefer for their seemingly inevitable “decoupling” to be as manageable as possible, hence why it’s helping its rival “save face” by mutually disengaging for now. *** China and India decided to pull back…

The China-India Trade War: Indian Boycott of Chinese Goods

The China-India Trade War: Indian Boycott of Chinese Goods

The level of India’s economic boycott against Chinese imports will depend on how the two countries resolve their border conflicts and if Indian industry is capable of offsetting the shortage of Chinese goods entering the country. Although the call to stop trading with China is strong in India, it appears that Prime Minister Narendra Modi…

July 4th Might Soon Be Just As Important For Sikhs As It Is For Americans

July 4th Might Soon Be Just As Important For Sikhs As It Is For Americans

July 4th is a somber day for Sikhs since it marks the date in 1955 when the Indian Army attacked their religion’s holiest shrine, the Golden Temple, but that date has become even more important this year since it’s the day when the Sikhs For Justice will begin registering voters to participate in their planned…

India’s US-Backed Decoupling from China Is a Very Dangerous Development

India’s US-Backed Decoupling from China Is a Very Dangerous Development

For all intents and purposes, India seems to have unofficially decided to “decouple” itself from its “fellow” BRICS and SCO “partner” China, but this US-backed development is dangerous since the South Asian state might not be able to survive the domestic socio-economic and regionally destabilizing consequences of such a dramatic move. *** The Decoupling That…

Modi’s Major Himalayan Mistake Crushed the Indian Military’s Morale

Modi’s Major Himalayan Mistake Crushed the Indian Military’s Morale

The death of at least 20 members of the Indian military during non-firearm clashes with China along their disputed frontier in Kashmir has been extremely demoralizing for this already distressed institution, but it’s all due to Modi’s major Himalayan mistake in thinking that he can reap immediately tangible benefits from his new American patron by…

Modi Can’t Put the Genie of Indian Jingoism Back in the Bottle

Modi Can’t Put the Genie of Indian Jingoism Back in the Bottle

Prime Minister Modi released the genie of Indian jingoism after coming to power six years ago, irresponsibly hoping that the state-sponsored cultivation of hyper-nationalist sentiment would lead to the false domestic perception of the country as the “superpower” that it claims to be, which has actually been more successful than he planned since the indoctrinated…