Shubha Singh
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Ties with US, China top agenda for 2018

The New Year will bring fresh opportunities and challenges for India’s foreign policy as it starts the year with a hectic calendar of events.

Diplomatic Enclave: Political Stability

The Left Alliance’s decisive victory in the federal and provincial elections in Nepal brings the prospect of political stability to the country.

Diplomatic Enclave: United Front

Russia, India and Chinese foreign ministers met in Delhi for their 15th trilateral dialogue where they agreed to step up cooperation to counter terrorism in all its forms, prevent radicalisation, a

Diplomatic Enclave: Free Trade

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen’s ongoing visit to China (his third in three years) has got a boost with the Maldives-China Free Trade Agreement that is likely to be signed during the visit.

Diplomatic Enclave: Fragile Democracy

Despite international censure, the Pakistani establishment’s alliance with its radical Islamist groups remains a deep-rooted part of its political life.

Diplomatic Enclave: Hot contest

Top positions at United Nations bodies are often hotly contested; right from UN secretary general’s post to slots on different UN committees as governments pull out all stops to get their nominees

Diplomatic Enclave: Political dynamics

US President Donald Trump’s grand Asian tour and the APEC and ASEAN summits showed the changing political dynamics in the region, which was repeatedly described as the Indo-Pacific by him during hi

Diplomatic Enclave: Quadrilateral Dialogue

The idea of a grouping of India, the US, Japan and Australia has been around for some time, but was unable to take off as Australia and later India had second thoughts on the proposal.

Diplomatic Enclave: On a steady upswing

Bangladesh holds a premier position in India’s neighbourhood first policy as it heads the list of friendly neighbours after Bhutan.

Diplomatic Enclave: Oscillating ties

US-Pakistan ties have tended to oscillate at frequent intervals, but their disagreements have never lasted for too long or seriously battered the relationship.