India-China Border Standoff: High in the Mountains, Thousands of Troops Go Toe-to-Toe

Biggest Border Clashes in Decades a Sign of Growing Friction Between World’s Most-Populous Countries By Gordon Fairclough KORZOK, India—It was dusk when the herdsmen reached their Himalayan...

China’s South Tibet ambition: Will it cost India Kashmir too?

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भारतले नेपालीसँग क्षमा माग्नुपर्छ

नयाँ दिल्लीले विगतमा आफूले गरेका हस्तक्षेपकारी कामको लागि नेपालका नागरिकहरूसित क्षमायाचना गर्नुपर्दछ । ब्रह्म चेलानी नेपालका नयाँ कम्युनिष्ट प्रधानमन्त्री केपी ओली भर्खरै चीनमा वन्दना गर्न गएका...

Nepal: A hotspot of great power rivalry

A book review of ‘Strategic Himalayas: Republican Nepal and External Powers’ authored by Dr. Nihar Nayak Reviewed by Deepak Gajurel, Political Scientist, Tribhuvan University, Nepal The International power equation...

The Chinese are Coming: Beijing in the Balkans and Eastern Europe

By Binoy Kampmark In the latter part of 2014, China became the world’s largest economy, dethroning the United States which has held the position since...

China-Russia Axis: Should America Worry?

By Dina Gusovsky As Russia and China continue to forge trade pacts, including the huge $456 billion gas deal with Russian state-owned energy giant Gazprom...

Crisis in Nepal and Indian Motives

By Yubaraj Ghimire, Shubhajit Roy — Adding to the confusion in Kathmandu, Vice President Parmananda Jha issued a statement in which he accused the state of discriminating against Madhesis.

Aggressive Chinese Moves in South China Sea Conflict

By Joshua Philipp — An announcement by the Chinese regime on June 16 about its island building in the South China Sea is less than meets the eye.

Afghan End Game: Chinese Security Imperative and Implications for India

By Joy Mitra The Uyghur Predicament in Xinjiang Of all the major non-Han ethnic groups including Kazakhs, Kyrgyz, Uzbeks and Tajiks, the Uyghurs in Xinjiang...

China and India in Nepal, Geostrategically

By Maila Baje — Even if China and India have decided to split the difference in Nepal in order to manage their wider rivalry, are the Europeans and the Americans just going to abandon the field? Sure, there is some talk going on in some Indian circles about flashing the ‘Taiwan card’ at China.