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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

26-27 October 2016
Third Conference of 'Indian Strategic Thinkers' on "Enduring Strategic Challenges and India's Response in Changing Scenario" .
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Recent Events

6 October, 2016
Foreign Policy awareness programme in HINDI in Digvijai Nath P.G. College, Gorakhpur.
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Paper presented by ICWA Research Fellows during Outreach Activities      
Event Reports    
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October 2016

September 2016

    29-30 September 2016

  • Work Shop On India's Foreign Policy: Recent Trends and Challenges.

  • 27 September 2016

  • Working Luncheon Meeting with the visiting delegation from The China Reform Forum.

  • 23-24 September 2016

  • Two day National Seminar on "Reinventing India-East Asia Relations under NDA-II Cultural and Strategic Perspective'.

  • 22-23 September 2016

  • Two day meeting of Heads of Think-Tanks of India and Russia.

  • 4-6 September 2016

  • Second Meeting of the CSCAP Study Group on 'Marine Environment Protection'.

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.
Bratislava Summit: Beginning of a process?
Dr. Sanghamitra Sarma
19 October 2016
The 27 European Union (EU) member states, excluding the UK, met for the first time in the Slovakian capital Bratislava on 16th September, 2016 to diagnose the current state of the Union......
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17 October 2016
The terrorist attack in Uri on September 18, 2016, which led to the death of 18 Indian defence personnel, brought India-Pakistan relations to a new low. There has been pressure from......
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Russia and the NATO Warsaw Summit 2016
Dr. Indrani Talukdar
17 October 2016
In the mending of the relationship, it is the interest of both the leaders-economically, politically and socially which has helped them to work out a working relationship. In June,......
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Israeli Space Program - The Challenges Ahead
Dr. Dhrubajyoti Bhattacharjee
17 October 2016
Israel is one of the few countries that has been able to develop its own indigenous space program since the '70s. Though, presently, it is facing a significant slowdown in its various......
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13 October 2016
On 15th September the former President of Maldives Mr. Mohamed Nasheed made a statement regarding a clear agreement between him and the former ruler of the Maldives and the President......
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10 October 2016
Nepal's newly elected Prime Minister Pushp Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda, who formed his new government on August 04, 2016 with the support of Nepali Congress (NC) and United Madhesi ......
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6 October 2016
The State of the Union Address, a speech delivered by the President of the European Commission (EC) before the European parliamentary plenary session every year in the first part-session......
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Fethulla Gülen Movement in South Asia
Dr. Omair Anas, Dr. Dhrubajyoti Bhattacharjee, Dr. Smita Tiwary, Dr. Amit Ranjan and Dr. M Samatha
5 October 2016
Born in Erzurum, in eastern Turkey, in 1941, M. Fethullah Gülen is an Islamic preacher who started his career as a state-licensed Imam of a mosque in Edirne in 1959, and was promoted......
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4 October 2016
On 18th August 2016, the National Unity Government of Sri Lanka completed one year in office. Speaking at the first anniversary celebrations, the President of Sri Lanka Mr. Maithripala......
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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 18 October 2016:

Title: Advances In International Environmental Politics. 2014
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Betsill, Michel M.    |    Palgrave Macmillan
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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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