Ocean forays

As China continues to expand its in- fluence in the region, India must navigate a delicate bal- ance between diplomacy and safeguarding its national security interests.

Inevitable Isolation

Only a change of landscape with the incoming Biden administration or change of government in Islamabad itself, can reset the free-fall towards becoming a vassal state of China, as everyone else has left the building

Authoritarian dividend

The democratic world would have to have a common minimum agenda of democratic governance which would ensure an average citizen access to resources, justice and education to provide life and content to democracy. Democracies are to overcome their structural shortcomings not only to meet the authoritarian challenge to economic development but also to outwit it