Extreme Pro-US BJP Ideologues Mustn’t be Allowed to Sabotage Russian-Indian Relations

Extreme Pro-US BJP Ideologues Mustn’t be Allowed to Sabotage Russian-Indian Relations

Influential BJP ideologue Subramanian Swamy published an unprecedentedly vitriolic screed against Russia which spits in the face of their decades-long strategic partnership by arguing that Moscow is an irresponsible imperialist power that’s historically exploited New Delhi’s naive leaders, but the reality is that these two Great Powers are presently enjoying a renaissance in their relations…

Modi Playing a High-Risk Game as He Stands Firm with US and Takes Aim at China

Modi Playing a High-Risk Game as He Stands Firm with US and Takes Aim at China

Having signed a new military agreement with the US, Indian PM Narendra Modi is moving ever closer to the west and further away from Beijing. But his bid to position India as a rival superpower to China will be hard to pull off. On Tuesday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary Mark…

India Lost Its Last Chance to ‘Save Face’ Before China

India Lost Its Last Chance to ‘Save Face’ Before China

India Lost Its Last Chance To ‘Save Face’ Before China India could have followed the Chinese Defense Ministry’s suggestion to investigate the first-ever firearm discharge near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in almost half a century, which could have helped New Delhi “save face” before Beijing by de-escalating this extremely dangerous situation that it’s…