Analyses & Assessments

Proximity and its COVID Dangers Analyses & Assessments

Proximity and its COVID Dangers

Where physical space itself is the panacea against the virulence of the deadly disease, low-income communities face up to social distancing in tight spaces.

COVID-19 & India' security paradigm  Analyses & Assessments

COVID-19 & India' security paradigm

While India is preparing for the catastrophic economic after effects of COVID-19, it cannot afford to take its eyes off its security needs.

COVID and Conflict Areas Analyses & Assessments

COVID and Conflict Areas

What does COVID mean for countries that have been facing a variety of conflicts in the last decade?

SE Asia , Surge and the COVID Strategy Analyses & Assessments

SE Asia , Surge and the COVID Strategy

With the latent surge coming to the fore in South East Asia, are there significant learnings that India can adopt?

 Earthbound: Global Airline Industry Analyses & Assessments

Earthbound: Global Airline Industry

The airline industry often finds itself on the corporate frontline, when a global disaster strikes and when there is volatility in the geopolitical environment.

Healthcare in pandemic: Private versus Public Analyses & Assessments

Healthcare in pandemic: Private versus Public

As COVID-19 infects more people, the role of the private hospitals in meeting challenges is coming under increasing scrutiny.

Frugality, the new normal Analyses & Assessments

Frugality, the new normal

COVID-19 has brought us face to face with new realities that can transform life as we know it. Insights by Sanjay Jaju, IAS and Deepansh Somani.

COVID 19 – “Divine Wrath” on infidels Analyses & Assessments

COVID 19 – “Divine Wrath” on infidels

As the world grapples with the deadly virus, security risks have not abated, and we cannot afford to lower our guard.

Brain Decoders Analyses & Assessments

Brain Decoders

Brain Computer Interface opens up a totally new vista in development of thought power.

COVID-19-The view from Russia Analyses & Assessments

COVID-19-The view from Russia

“The pandemic has changed the lives of people around the world, and it is not sure how it will end ”.

Democracies vs Autocracies in COVID-19 Analyses & Assessments

Democracies vs Autocracies in COVID-19

Global pandemics have contributed to the rise and fall of great powers in the past.

COVID-19: Out of Africa Analyses & Assessments

COVID-19: Out of Africa

Close ties between Africa and China are most likely to accelerate the transmission of COVID-19 into the African continent.

Lockdown, Stay Home & Pause Analyses & Assessments

Lockdown, Stay Home & Pause

How does one balance the debate between totalitarian impulse and necessary protocols to appeal to the public?

Keeping Mental Equilibrium Analyses & Assessments

Keeping Mental Equilibrium

We are witnessing the largest collective meltdown in our living memory. What toll is it taking on our mental health?

Sikhs in Afghanistan: Under Siege Analyses & Assessments

Sikhs in Afghanistan: Under Siege

The senseless killing of Sikhs in a Gurdwara in Kabul raises questions of safety of minorities in Afghanistan.

Battlefield COVID-19: The frontline Analyses & Assessments

Battlefield COVID-19: The frontline

As the battle against COVID-19 rages across the globe, the focus shifts to local governance where the war will be won, or lost.

On the fastest path to finding a cure: COVID-19 Analyses & Assessments

On the fastest path to finding a cure: COVID-19

More than three months have passed since COVID-19 made its deathly entry into our lives. How far away is the cure?

Easing the burden: National Social Registry Analyses & Assessments

Easing the burden: National Social Registry

Can the proposed National Social Registry alleviate procedural complications in disbursing welfare benefits in India?

COVID-19: Supporting the poor Analyses & Assessments

COVID-19: Supporting the poor

Is Universal Income the best system to support people during times of distress? Analysing the best version of free cash transfer that would help people the most.

Idlib: The last bastion in the Syrian Civil War Analyses & Assessments

Idlib: The last bastion in the Syrian Civil War

Syria, Turkey and Russia compete for power in idlib. With recent exit of NATO troops in the region, does it have to be a fight to the finish?