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Speeches by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India   
Sapru House Paper
The title 'Sapru House Paper' (SHP) draws inspiration from the eminent Indian jurist and erudite scholar, Sir Tej Bahadur Sapru, the Founder-President of the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA).
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Year End Review 2015        
Annual Report on the Developments in the Field of Foreign Affairs, Internal Security, Economic Policy, Defence, Commerce and Finance. Read

Weekly Review of Select International Events       
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डॉ राकेश कुमार मीना     |     २९ जून, २०१६

नेपाल में चल रहे राजनीतिक उथल पुथल के बाद अंततः प्रधानमंत्री खड्गा प्रसाद शर्मा ओली ने अपना त्याग पत्र (२४ जुलाई) राष्ट्रपति बिद्या देवी भंडारी को सौंप दिया है। इस बदलते समीकरण में एक नया राजनीतिक.......
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डॉ राकेश कुमार मीना     |     ३ जून, २०१६

भारत तथा नेपाल के संबंधों में उतार चढ़ाव का दौर निरंतर बना हुआ है. पिछले वर्ष सितम्बर २०१५ में नेपाल द्वारा नए संविधान की घोषणा तथा सीमा पर नाकेबंदी से उत्पन्न हुए गतिरोध से दोनों देशों के रिश्तों में खटास आ गयी थी.......
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Eminent Visitors

H.E. Mrs. Claudia Ruiz-Massieu Salinas, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mexico

Rt. Hon'ble Mr. K. P. Sharma Oli, Prime Minister, Government of Nepal

H.E. Dr. Milan Brglez, Speaker of the Parliament of Slovenia

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Forthcoming Events

10-11 September 2016
Third Conference of 'Indian Strategic Thinkers' on "Enduring Strategic Challenges and India's Response in Changing Scenario".
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Recent Events

29 August, 2016
Talk by H.E. Mr. Kim Won-Soo, Under Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA).
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Paper presented by ICWA Research Fellows during Outreach Activities      
Event Reports    
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August 2016

    29 August 2016

  • Talk by H.E. Mr. Kim Won-Soo, Under Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA).

  • 8 August 2016

  • Presentation for HoMs of Latin American and Caribbean countries on the forthcoming two day International Conference.

  • 4 August 2016

  • Meeting with the delegation from China Institute of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR), Beijing, China.

July 2016

ICWA Guest Column            
Ambassador Skand Tayal (retd)      |      27 April 2016

Ambassador Dr. Bhaskar Balakrishnan      |      3 February 2016

Ambassador Biren Nanda      |      19 January 2016

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ICWA Analyses      
Disclaimer:   The views and opinions expressed in all publications of the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) are of the members of the Research Faculty and do not reflect the opinions of the Council or any of its office bearers.
31 August 2016
China-Russia relations are reaching a new height of bonhomie in the face of Western sanctions imposed on Russia since 2014. Moscow's core economic sectors like state finance, arms and......
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12 August 2016
The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) was established in 2001 by China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan to function as an inter-governmental platform for......
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11 August 2016
The US election process started with the candidates announcing their candidature to run for the office of the President of the United States of America. The first phase involved all the candidates......
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9 August 2016
"Money laundering and the financing of terrorism are financial crimes with economic effects. They can threaten the stability of a country's financial sector or its external stability more......
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Canada and NATO
Dr. Stuti Banerjee
2 August 2016
Canada was one of the prominent members of a small group of States that forged the Alliance together. After the Communist formed the government in Czechoslovakia in 1948, Canada along......
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NATO Warsaw Summit: Outcomes and Implications
Dr. Dinoj K. Upadhyay
2 August 2016
The 27th North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) Summit was held in Warsaw, Poland on 8-9 July 2016. Termed as a "landmark" summit, it was a crucial gathering of NATO member- states to......
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1 August 2016
Political developments in Maldives are leading to uncertainty over the process of democratization in the country. The uncertainty is the result of developments Maldives witnessed recently which......
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29 July 2016
The failed military coup on 15 July 2016 has become the most important political development in Turkey's long list of its failing Zero Problem policy. The immediate suspect of the failed coup......
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India - Mexico Relationship
Aparaajita Pandey
29 July 2016
"It was a wonderful visit", commented Prime Minister Narendra Modi after concluding his five nation tour in Mexico. At the invitation of the Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto PM Modi......
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27 July 2016
The situation in Afghanistan remains grim even one and half decades after the 'war on terror' was launched. Grappling with multiple problems that include deteriorating security environment......
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26 July 2016
The North American Leaders' Summit (NALS) is an annual meeting of the Heads of Government for the United States, Canada, and Mexico. NALS provides the opportunity for the leaders for......
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Asian Relations Conference 1947
"What I want you to understand is the message of Asia. It is not to be learnt through the western spectacles or by imitating the atom bomb. If you want to give a message of truth. I do not want merely to appeal to your head. I want to capture to your heart."
Mahatma Gandhi
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ICWA Journal
India Quarterly The flagship publication of the Council is ‘India Quarterly’ (A Journal of International Affairs). It was launched in 1945 and entered its 66th year of publication in 2010.
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ICWA Library
New Arrivals-Books          
List of New Books Added to the Library Collection on 12 August 2016:

Title: By All Means Necessary: How China's Resource Quest Is Changing The World. 2014
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Economy Elizabeth C    |    Oxford University
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Heritage of Diplomacy
"Heritage of Diplomacy" is a bouquet of books written by ambassadors and senior diplomats. This special collection is available in the Indian Council of World Affairs library.
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