Indian diplomacy

‘India’s territorial concerns valid but it can be more flexible on Belt Road Initiative while having red lines’

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While India chose to stay out of China’s Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on May 14-16 because of its objection to China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which runs through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), representatives of as many as 64 countries attended. Amitendu Palit, senior research fellow and research lead for trade and economic policy at ISAS, […..]

Pathankot first big challenge to Modi’s new Pakistan policy

Exactly a week after Prime Minister Narendra Modi surprised India by dropping in on Nawaz Sharif in Lahore, comes the first big challenge to his new peace initiative with Pakistan. Imagine if the terrorists had succeeded in blowing up a Mig-21 or a Sukhoi at the Pathankot Indian Air Force base? They failed — the […..]