India’s World – Afghan-Pak intelligence cooperation deal

India’s World – Afghan-Pak Intelligence Cooperation Deal ARCHIVES Summary: In May 2015, Afghanistan and Pakistan signed an agreement for bilateral intelligence cooperation. The agreement enables the partnership between the spy agencies of the two countries- Pakistan’s inter services intelligence (ISI) and the Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security (NDS). Although the agreement has been described as …

The Big Picture – India-South Korea Ties: Where is it Heading?

The Big Picture – India-South Korea Ties: Where is it Heading? Archives Summary: Prime Minister Modi’s recent visit to South Korea is being analyzed with great deal of interest. Prime Minster’s vist to South Korea following visits to China and Mongolia is interesting because Mongolia and South Korea do not see China as a very …

The Big Picture – SC’s Curb on Government Ads: Pros and Cons

The Big Picture – SC’s Curb on Government Ads: Pros and Cons ARCHIVES Summary: In a landmark judgment, which is going to have large scale consequences for ruling party politicians both at the center and the states, the Supreme Court has barred using pictures in government advertisements. Except for the pictures of President, Prime Minister …