International Relations

Nuclear Deal | Indian – Japan

A historic ‘Civil Nuclear Deal’ with Japan was signed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Japan, which was in limbo from the last one decade. Apart from the advanced technology and material assistance, India has a lot to gain from this landmark agreement. Nuclear Deal | Benefits The deal is critical to India’s renewable …

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Trump's Victory | Implications for India

Mr. Donald Trump surprised the concrete elite structures of the world by capturing the White House in a triumphant electoral victory in the world’s oldest democracy, the United States. Although the policies at the highest level do not change radically irrespective of the fears generated by the liberal armchair intellectuals, India should remain cautious about …

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Indo-French Relations

Indo-French Relations took a major leap when a French military contingent participated in the last Republic Day Parade. (First country to which India bestowed such an honour.) Indo-French Relations | Fight against International Terrorism India and France have been victims of international terrorism. India-France cooperation on international terrorism is ranging from bilateral defence cooperation, joint …

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Strategic Partnership : Indo-China-Russia

Strategic Partnership between India, China and Russia is one of the important Strategic Partnerships in present times. Below are the important points to remember for this. Strategic Partnership | Background In 1998, after Anglo-American bombing of Iraq, Russia broached vague notion of a “strategic triangle” composed of Russia, China, and India that would serve as a …

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Chabahar Port: Strategic Importance

Chabahar Port | Strategic Importance for India International North- South Transport Corridor (INSTC) connects South and Central Asia to North Europe via Russia. Iran is a partner nation in INSTC and Iran’s efforts to enhance utility of Chabahar Port by developing linkages that will connect it with Afghanistan and Central Asian Republics most economically should …

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INDO–US LOGISTICS SUPPORT AGREEMENT

Logistics Support Agreement | Some major pointers Initially Logistics Support Agreement was called Access and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) but later it was renamed Logistics Support Agreement.  ACSA is a standard agreement that US has with its NATO allies and other countries like Singapore, Afghanistan, Philippines, and Sri Lanka. US and Pakistan also signed an agreement …

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