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  • Standalone visits show de-hyphenation of India and Pakistan from US foreign policy

    IndiaFeb 25, 2020, 3:27 PM IST

    Standalone visits show de-hyphenation of India and Pakistan from US foreign policy

    Between 1959 and 2006 every US President who has visited India has also gone to Pakistan. The standalone visits by Obama and Trump clearly suggest that the US wants to de-hyphenate India from Pakistan in its foreign policy.

  • How India is moving towards a more aggressive foreign policy

    The HandshakeJan 27, 2020, 9:28 PM IST

    The Handshake | How India is moving towards a more aggressive foreign policy

     

    Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how a top US official thinks that how ‘India’s Foreign Policy Shifting From Passive To One Which Vigorously Advances Its Interests’. India is moving away from having a passive foreign policy to the one vigorously advancing its interests, a top American diplomat said on Friday, attributing the trend to New Delhi’s “broadening strategic horizons” over the past two decades.

  • Will the next decade be a game changer for India

    PoliticsJan 6, 2020, 7:57 PM IST

    The Handshake | Will the next decade be a game changer for India?

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about the areas of foreign policy where India needs to focus on in 2020. The 2020s will see India become the world’s third-largest economy, after the US and China. Even at a slower nominal growth rate of 10% per annum, India will cross Germany in five years and Japan in seven, closing the decade at $7 trillion.

  • 2019 has been a year of promises and hopes for India

    PoliticsDec 30, 2019, 5:21 PM IST

    The Handshake | 2019 has been a year of promises and hopes for India

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how 2019 has been for India in terms of Foreign policies. 2019 began fairly well for India in its foreign policy outreach with New Delhi reaching out to its neighbours in a continuation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s emphasis on a ‘neighbourhood first’ policy. But the year was cruel to the BJP as it took away three of the best performing ministers of the Modi 1.0 cabinet -- Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and Manohar Parrikar. All three were members of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS).

  • Decisions taken in 2019, that changed India

    PoliticsDec 26, 2019, 5:04 PM IST

    The Handshake | Decisions taken in 2019, that changed India

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and as the year comes to an end, let's have a look at different foreign policy decisions taken by Narendra Modi govt. Bharatiya Janata Party's core political ideology guided Narendra Modi's foreign policy decisions in 2019. For the first time in 50 years, Indian fighter jets attacked terror camps in Pakistan. Modi tried to forge closer ties with the United States and balance ties with China.

  • Indian govt invoking greater realism in foreign policy

    PoliticsDec 18, 2019, 10:04 AM IST

    The Handshake | Indian govt invoking greater realism in foreign policy

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how the Indian govt is invoking greater realism in Indian foreign policy. India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar recently delivering the 4th Ramnath Goenka Lecture and gave what he called an “unsentimental audit for Indian foreign policy.”

  • How India is making a mark on the world stage

    PoliticsDec 10, 2019, 8:33 PM IST

    The Handshake | How India is making a mark on the world stage

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how India is making some great moves by signing deals with different countries.

  • Indias military diplomacy

    PoliticsDec 9, 2019, 4:14 PM IST

    The Handshake | India's military diplomacy

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about Indian Army's military diplomacy.

  • How diplomacy has taken centre stage in India's foreign policy

    PoliticsNov 20, 2019, 2:12 PM IST

    The Handshake | How diplomacy has taken centre stage in India's foreign policy

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how diplomacy has taken centre stage in India's foreign policy.

  • S Jaishankar Starts A New Era In Foreign Policy

    PoliticsNov 6, 2019, 4:31 PM IST

    S Jaishankar Starts A New Era In Foreign Policy

    Hello and welcome to yet another episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how Indian foreign policy took big strides under S Jaishankar.

  • Aircraft carriers of Navy represent change in foreign policy

    PoliticsOct 29, 2019, 7:24 PM IST

    Aircraft carriers of Navy represent change in foreign policy

    While India operates one aircraft carrier at the moment, New Delhi is planning to operate at least three such ships, provided it will have the funds. The construction of such a large machine is a strategic choice not only in purely military terms, however. For a country like India, which needs foreign technology, it is also a political statement.

  • Is India Ready To Become The Trade Partner Of The World?

    PoliticsOct 19, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

    Is India Ready To Become The Trade Partner Of The World?

    India has firmed up a gradual, but significant, shift in its foreign policy in the first few months of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second term. It has moved decisively from a P2 (US and China) mindset to a P5+2 approach to position itself as a power that makes it it's business to do business with all, rather than keeping distance or taking sides.

  • Modi, Doval and Jaishankar; Face Of India's Foreign Policy

    PoliticsOct 16, 2019, 9:59 AM IST

    Modi, Doval and Jaishankar; Face Of India's Foreign Policy

    Three fortuitous developments are helping the Modi-Jaishankar-Doval trio to effect some subtle changes – Modi and Jaishankar’s high octane diplomatic blitz in the US to re-energise the US relationship; the crafting of Wuhan II at Mamallapuram where Chinese president Xi Jinping had a meeting with PM Modi, and the unexpected opening up of the field in the Afghanistan peace process.

  • The Handshake: Decoding the strategy behind Howdy Modi and its ripple effect in India

    IndiaSep 24, 2019, 8:26 PM IST

    The Handshake: Decoding the strategy behind Howdy Modi and its ripple effect in India

    The median income of the Indian diaspora was $89,000 per year versus $50,000 for US households overall, according to a recent PEW research survey. Converting the diaspora into an effective tool of India’s foreign policy has been Modi’s key achievement. The Handshake with Amal Chowdhury will narrate why Modi and Trump are in a win-win situation as ‘Howdy Modi’ will benefit both politically. 

  • Howdy Modi: BJP hits back at Congress for remarks against Prime Minister

    WorldSep 23, 2019, 4:18 PM IST

    Howdy Modi: BJP hits back at Congress for remarks against Prime Minister

    Congress' Anand Sharma has said PM Narendra Modi has violated the time-honoured principle of Indian foreign policy of not interfering in the domestic elections of another country. Following this incident, BJP has hit back at Congress saying Modi has neither endorsed nor promoted the President of United States Donald Trump at the Howdy Modi event