Ground-level changes are altering the strategic balance and fueling conflict between India and China in the Himalayas.
The recent release of Nepal’s official political map is raising new questions over the extent of China’s influence in Katmandu.
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Even after a year of NLD rule, press freedom in Myanmar is languishing in the dark ages.
Punishing those responsible for a spate of recent blogger deaths won’t be easy given the Islamic fundamentalist ‘state within a state’ that exists in Bangladesh.
Will Narendra Modi’s concept of ‘transways’ be enough to silence domestic interest groups and entrench meaningful cooperation between China, India, and Nepal?
Bangladesh may be drifting away from its traditional ally India and right into China’s wider regional plans.
Bhutan’s historic reliance on India is being chipped away at by China, with potential consequences for the strategic balance of power in the Himalayas.
Geopoliticalmonitor.com’s Amitava Mukherjee evaluates ongoing parliamentary elections in India to find out whether Narendra Modi has the support needed to become prime minister.
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