Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Fri, 08/22/2014 - 14:09
Paper No 5774 Dated 23-Aug-2014
Guest Column: Dr Kumar David
Nehru in his first broadcast to the people of India as Prime Minister on 15 August 1947 began
with the words: “Today I address you for the first time officially as the First Servant of the Indian people,
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 09:28
Paper No. 5773 Dated 21-Aug-2014
Dr. Parasaran Rangarajan
Through the signing of the Bangkok Declaration on August 8th, 1967; the Association For Southeast Nations (ASEAN) was established1. The ASEAN member-States includes all Southeastern Asian nations such as Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 06:30
Paper No. 5772 Dated 21-Aug-2014
By Dr Subhash Kapila
The Indian Foreign Minister, Ms Sushma Swaraj is scheduled to visit Vietnam next week. The visit is significant in that Vietnam and India enjoy a long-standing close strategic relationship which has stood the test of times.
Vietnam is presently under tremendous Chinese political and military pressure in the South China Sea disputes foisted on Vietnam more specifically by superior Chinese military power.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 06:13
Paper No. 5771 Dated 19-Aug-2014
Guest Column by Prof. V. Suryanarayan
Sharada Nayak, The Raj Agent in Ceylon, 1936-1940 (Published by the Author, D 41, Sujan Singh Park, New Delhi, 110003) Pages 132, Price Rs. 300/-
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 06:11
Paper No. 5770 Dated 19-Aug-2014
By Dr Subhash Kapila
Japan’s “Asian Security Diamond” strategic concept is the brainchild of Japan’s present Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as a strategic response to China casting menacing maritime shadows over the Western Pacific and Indian Ocean.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sun, 08/17/2014 - 07:21
Paper No. 5769 Dated 17-Aug-2014
By Kazi Anwarul Masud
Once again another Islamic radical group has arisen from the sands of the Middle East to wreck havoc in an already disorderly world. Surprisingly this group has forced its way into internecine fights in Iraq and Syria to carve a "state" that goes beyond terrorism.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sun, 08/17/2014 - 06:26
Paper No. 5768 Dated 17-Aug-2014
By C.S. Kuppuswamy
This paper may please be read in conjunction with Paper No. 5670 “Myanmar: The Peace Process Drags on” (http://www.southasiaanalysis.org/node/1484) dated 24 March 2014 by this author posted on this site.