The Black Sea is an important route for global commerce, and five months of fighting has almost closed it for all merchant shipping
Amidst rising unpredictability in global geopolitics, one thing remains constant: the game of power and influence.
Elections - Analyses & Assessments - Aug 6, 2022
Fragmenting all stereotypical questions, a tribal woman was crowned as the youngest President of India.
Geopolitics - Analyses & Assessments - Aug 6, 2022
After having recently summited in Tehran, President Putin and President Erdogan are scheduled to meet again
Environment - Analyses & Assessments - Aug 6, 2022
We humans must be reminded that stockpiling space debris is a disaster waiting to fall.
A worsening global economy is denying Pakistan any green shoots of recovery, while Sri Lanka’s situation sends shivers down its collective spine.
Indian Economics - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 30, 2022
An imbalance in global trade has caused a shift in the value of several currencies, including the Rupee. Does this indicate the beginning of a global recession?
In his second foreign visit outside Russia, President Putin met President Erdogan and the Iranian President Raisi in Tehran.
General Interest - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 30, 2022
International agencies heaved a sigh of relief when Russia and Ukraine signed the deal to allow exports of Ukrainian wheat through its Black Sea ports.
Environment - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 30, 2022
The influx of white Ukrainians fleeing from Russian wrath to safe sanctuaries in Europe has created a fresh set of problems, despite the initial enthusiastic welcome.
General Interest - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 23, 2022
Japanese space ambitions, and investment, are welcome to Washington as NASA tries to stay ahead of Beijing in a potential new space race.
The realities of climate change are finally dawning on the global North as they face unusual equatorial temperatures in their temperate latitudes.
Environment - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 23, 2022
Global competition for rare earth elements (REE) is heating up, with Ankara joining the rush.
A Pivotal Chapter in India-Japan Relations comes to an end with India losing its most ardent advocate in Japan.
The successors to the Rajapaksa family coterie will have their work cut out as they try to match expenditure to revenue
Concealed by the din of the Russian- West confrontation over Ukraine has been the slow but steady climb of the Chinese Yuan as an attractive alternative to the all-mighty dollar.
Environment - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 16, 2022
Reduced access to a reliable water supply in South Asia could have serious consequences for regional security.
Impelled by the Ukraine Crisis to take its eyes off other global areas of contestation, the Biden Administration is refocussing on the Middle for its own and its allies’ energy security.
Geopolitics - Analyses & Assessments - Jul 16, 2022
It is finally dawning upon China that its dreams of reincarnating the ancient Silk Road to mark its rise as the 'Middle Kingdom' will come at a price.