The Modi government inherited many macro-economic problems that it has not expended much political capital on finding solutions for.
The NRC was established in 2003 via an amendment to the Citizenship Act to create a register of all Indian citizens. The aim back then was to target undocumented migrants, particularly in Assam, a neighbouring state of Bangladesh from which many migrants have come.
The resilience of caste in the RSS is evident from the lucid and poignant testimony of Bhanwar Meghwanshi.
Modi’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has long propagated two core ambitions: building a culturally Hindu-centric nation and aggressively advancing India’s economic development.
India’s teeming population, rickety public health system, and shared border with China make it vulnerable to the deadly coronavirus. How should the country prepare?
History got accelerated in the wake of the BJP’s second electoral victory due to the fact that governments can more easily make big decisions immediately after they received a mandate from the voters and the severity of the economic slowdown.
There appears to be a shifting and unsettled balance between the Indian state, individuals and foreign companies.
This book examines how various countries and regions are coping with the Sino-U.S. competition and implications for U.S. policymakers.
For India, the equation is pretty simple: better diplomatic relations between the United States and Iran would let New Delhi deal more smoothly with both countries. A decline in the relationship adversely affects Indian interests.
Today, the Indian subcontinent is returning to this peaceful mode of popular protest.