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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     |     २० सितम्बर, २०१६

भारत यात्रा से पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री दहाल ने काठमांडू में एक सर्वदलीय बैठक का आयोजन किया जिसमे उन्होंने सभी दलों से इस यात्रा को लेकर विचार विमर्श किया। जहाँ यह कहा गया कि इस यात्रा में पिछले समझौतों के क्रियान्वयन .......
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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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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

22-23 September 2016
Two day meeting of Heads of Think-Tanks of India and Russia .
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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.
19 September 2016
President Htin Kyaw's visit happened in the backdrop of Aung San Suu Kyi's China visit and Myanmar visit of the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. It is pertinent to mention here that Aung San Suu Kyi......
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Prime Minister Modi's Visit to Vietnam: An Assessment
Dr Dhrubajyoti Bhattacharjee and Dr. Sanghamitra Sarma
15 September 2016
The recent visit of Indian Prime Minister to Vietnam carried with it significant expectations in upgrading the strategic and defence cooperation to a comprehensive one, strengthening......
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9 September 2016
Given the fact that the issue of the migrant policy formed a major plank in the most recent state elections, Merkel's policy towards migrants needs revisiting in the current circumstances. Lured......
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New Government in Libya: Aspects and Prospects
Dr. Fazzur Rahman Siddiqui
9 September 2016
The absence of a functional state and the multi-layered involvement of different forces in the political evolution has created numerous fault lines offering a sanctuary to other transnational terror......
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8 September 2016
The foreign policy of a country can be broadly defined as an extension of the domestic policy and it is designed tactically to advance multiple interests of a nation. The persuasion of......
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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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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 23 September 2016:

Title: African Union's Africa: New Pan-African Initiatives In Global Governance. 2014
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Edozie, Rita Kiki    |    Michigan State
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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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