May 22, 2021

The Israeli-Palestinian Ceasefire: End to Hostilities or Merely a Respite Before the Next Round?

The most recent clashes between the Israelis and Palestinians have ended with an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire ending eleven days of fighting with both sides claiming victory. While the immediate causes for the most recent conflagration including the attempts to evict Palestinians […]
February 2, 2021

Complexities of China-Australia Relations

For China-Australia relations, year 2020 was the year when things went from bad to worse and the prevailing situation suggests 2021 may not be much brighter either. The article highlights various developments in the region having an impact on China-Australia […]
January 8, 2021

Erdogan and Turkey’s Quest for Neo-Ottoman Empire

“We will never bow to banditry on our continental shelf, nor will we pull back in the face of sanctions and threats,” said Recep Tayyip Erdogan once while talking about his country. Erdogan, a Turkish politician serving as the current […]
January 6, 2021

Revival of Quad and India’s Outreach

Varshini Sridhar and Gazi Hassan With fighter jets operating in full swing over the Northern Arabian Sea, the world is watching with excitement, doubt and apprehensions. It is the second time in a month that four democracies led by India […]
January 1, 2021

Political Crisis in Nepal and its Geopolitical Implications

The article discusses the current political crisis in Nepal and how the geopolitical and strategic factors and the dominating influence of China in Nepal will affect India. It also highlights Nepal’s role in India’s internal security architecture and the need […]
December 24, 2020

Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of India-US Ties

Founded on the shared commitment to freedom, democratic principles, equality, human rights and rule of law, India-America relationship has undergone a transformative change over time from 1947 to 2020. Along with convergence of interests and democratic values, America is one […]
December 12, 2020

Changing Political Dynamics in West Asia: Abraham Accords and Beyond

Date & Time: December 10, 2020 at 6:30 PM IST / 8:00 AM EST Venue: Zoom Online Meeting Platform Webinar: Changing Political Dynamics in West Asia: Abraham Accords and Beyond Guest Speaker: Dr Jon B. Alterman, Senior Vice President, Zbigniew […]
December 10, 2020

#CPPRWebinar on ‘Changing Political Dynamics in West Asia: Abraham Accords and Beyond’

Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) hosted a Webinar on the topic ‘Changing Political Dynamics in West Asia: Abraham Accords and Beyond’ in the context of recent signing of peace deals, brokered by the USA, between Israel and the Arab […]
December 10, 2020

ASEAN Chairmanship: From Vietnam to Brunei Darussalam

In the midst of COVID-19 pandemic and unprecedented challenges, Vietnam handed over Chairmanship of the ASEAN for 2020 to Brunei Darussalam. The South China Sea contestations will remain a high priority for leaders in Brunei.  The year 2020 has perhaps […]
November 21, 2020

Afghanistan’s Stability Hinges on Regional Consensus on Peace Process

The article gives a brief introduction about the Afghan peace talks held in Doha and the resultant Intra-Afghan dialogue and the agreement over withdrawal of the US troops by April 2021. It also discusses the potential obstacles to peace due to […]
November 18, 2020

Winds of Change: Pakistan’s Play with Fire

Pakistan’s democratic institutions have been historically intertwined with its military. With the recent political unrest, inflation and economic crisis, Pakistan is witnessing a milestone in its history as a democratic republic. Political rivals have now become allies to rescue democracy […]
November 9, 2020

A Study of Artificial Islands

Artificial island construction is a phenomenon that is seen on a rising scale in modern times. This paper evaluates the reasons for the construction of artificial islands along with stating the various dimensions of the impact they pose including economic, […]
November 2, 2020

US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties

CPPR-Centre for Strategic Studies organized Webinar on the topic ‘US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties’ on October 22, 2020.
November 2, 2020

US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties

Date & Time: October 22, 2020 at 6.30 pm Webinar: US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties Proceedings Report About the Event: The Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) organised a webinar on ‘US Presidential Election 2020: […]
November 2, 2020

CPPR Webinar on ‘US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties’

CPPR-Centre for Strategic Studies organized Webinar on the topic ‘US Presidential Election 2020: Charting the Future of US-India Ties’ on October 22, 2020. The Speakers for the discussion was Richard M. Rossow Richard M. Rossow holds Wadhwani Chair in U.S. […]