Modi’s World – C Raja Mohan

This week, a new book on Indian foreign policy was released in Delhi, written by India’s preeminent foreign policy commentator, C Raja Mohan. Mohan’s work and previous book have marked recent shifts in Indian foreign policy and also how broader shifts in international politics have shaped India’s approach in foreign affairs. His last two works, Shifting … Continue reading

Army and Nation – Steven Wilkinson

When people compare India and Pakistan, one of the most frequently trotted out differences is their civil-military relations. Despite common colonial legacies that also extend to military training and recruitment, common histories and geographies, why the noted divergence in the way civil-military relations are structured and managed? Why have military coups been so common in … Continue reading