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China: New Chinese Leadership: Cautious & Politically Conservative

Paper No. 5425                                 Dated 16-Mar-2013

By B.Raman

China’s new State leadership was formally installed in office at the 12th National People’s Congress (NPC), which concluded in Beijing after a fortnight’s session on March 16,2013.

Nepal: Gets an “Interim Election Government” under the Chief Justice: Update No. 278

Note No. 679                                  Dated 14-Mar-2013

By Dr. S.Chandrasekharan.

When it almost looked impossible to conduct the elections this summer, the four major political parties agreed finally to form an "interim Government" under the chairmanship of Chief Justice Khil Raj Regmi to have the elections on June 21 this year.

MYANMAR: National league for Democracy Party Congress

Paper no. 5424                                                            Dated 14-Mar-2013

By C. S. Kuppuswamy

“Even party members say their National League for Democracy is in disarray — suffering from an array of problems including what one called a “leadership vacuum” in the middle ranks.” - Thomas Fuller (The New York Times)


Marines: An Over-Anxiety to Oblige The Italian Govt

Paper No. 5422                                                  Dated 13-Mar-2013

By B. Raman

An over-anxiety on the part of the Government of India to oblige the Italian Government on the issue of the two Italian Marines, who have been charged with killing two Kerala fishermen wrongly mistaking them for pirates in an incident that took place on February 15, 2012, has created suspicions in public mind on the bona fides of the Government of India.

Islamic Extremism in BD: A Set-Back, But Not Yet A Defeat

Paper No. 5419                                         Dated 08-Mar-2013

By B. Raman

Will Pakistan Collapse?

Paper No. 5418                                     Dated 5-Mar-2013

By Bhaskar Roy

The fact that a civilian government in Pakistan is completing a full five-year tenure is a hopeful sign. There is another fact, which is worrying.  Army Chief Gen. Parvez Asfaq Kayani recently stated that the army will back peaceful elections and a civilian government.

Maldives: Keeping Nasheeed Alive

Paper No. 5417                                    Dated 5-Mar-2013

By B.Raman

India has a moral obligation to see that former President Mohammad Nasheed, who was arrested by Maldivian Commandoes on March 5,2013, in alleged response to a court order to face trial in a case pending against him, remains alive and is not shown by the Maldivian Government of President Mohammad Waheed as killed in an encounter while trying to escape from custody.


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