June 11, 2021

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The PLA Insight: Issue No 101

I. The Big Story: China-India Brief There is no update on the 12th round of military dialogue, as India awaits dates for the next Corps Commander-level and Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China border Affairs (WMCC) meetings. Shishir Gupta reports for...

All Things Policy: India: Continent or Subcontinent?

What makes a continent? Is it the tectonics of plates? Is it geographical boundaries? Is it population? Anirudh Kanisetti speaks to educator and history communicator Arjunan Ullas about the fascinating politics of the naming of continents, from the fictional lost...

Govt owes Indians an explanation. Or its gag order & pension rule can be seen as blackmail

Gag orders are increasingly being issued globally in this information age and becoming fashionable even in democracies. India is also in this race. Former US President Donald Trump’s gag orders were directed at serving government officials and deemed illegal. India seems to be a step ahead of the US,...