April 20, 2021

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Time to depoliticise Indian police. It can be Modi’s Sudarshan Chakra

The tragic loss of 22 policemen in a Naxalite ambush in the jungles of Chhattisgarh on 4 April invoked memories of earlier such incidents with the worst being the loss of 76 lives in Dantewada in 2010. As part of an old pattern, political and institutional...

In West Asia, where US and China’s interests intersect

Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi’s recent six-nation tour of West Asia has sparked discussions about Beijing’s taking a more active approach in the region. In part, this is driven by China’s expanding interests; in part, it is a product of...

LAC Talks – Commentaries on India – 7 Tigers Taken Down – National Security Day – Tech Rectification – GDP Unpacked – Kerry’s Visit & Suga-Biden Summit

Eye on China is a weekly newsletter that covers developments related to China from an Indian interests perspective. I. India-China Ties There has been commentary and source-based reportage from both sides after the latest Corp Commander-level talks, which I covered...

All Things Policy: Understanding the US’s Tri-Service Naval Strategy

A new strategy document outlines the US Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard’s joint vision for winning the contemporary great power competition. Titled Advantage at Sea, the document details actions that are needed to enhance US naval power, deepen cooperation...