Jul 17, 2014
Despite the slamming Israel got from the world over its brutal attacks in Gaza, India's foreign policy has to move towards better balance between Israel and the Award world. Our closed door friendship with Israel must come out into the open. #HowThisWorks #India #Narendra Modi #diplomacy #Israel #Geopolitics #Foreign policy #Gaza #Wahabism #Arab Politics
Mar 12, 2013
Unless the Indian government responds with vigour, even risking a diplomatic standoff with Italy, the suspicion that this is part of a "political deal" to sabotage two trials - of the Italian marines in India and of the AgustaWestland deal in Italy - will be validated. #diplomacy #Supreme Court #Judiciary #Geopolitics #Enrica Lexie #Italian Marines
Nov 14, 2012
Aung San Suu Kyi repeatedly says she feels saddened by India's abandonment of Myanmar's pro-democracy movement. Now in India, and reflecting on her own fall from grace in the eyes of her people, perhaps she will acquire a more empathetic understanding of India. #diplomacy #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Geopolitics #Rohingya Muslims #Kachins
Jul 29, 2014
Outside of herd-mentality charges into safe-haven assets when geopolitical events spur jittery investors into action, lethargy predominantly reigns in the foreign exchange market. Investors appear to be positioning themselves conservatively ahead of ...
Jul 24, 2014
German chemicals giant BASF said second-quarter net profit jumped 12%, boosted by its industrial and specialty chemicals division, despite a deteriorating global economic outlook and heightened geopolitical risks...
Jul 29, 2014
Economic sanctions can often be circumvented but even by normal geopolitical standards today's "tough new sanctions" from the EU look weak. The question is who will enforce them...