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City as a Host: Understanding Climate Change-induced Displacement and Migration in Bangladesh

The process of urbanisation due to migration leads to unsanitary living conditions and cause of public health issue and problems in cities.

Tensed Celebrations: Key Takeaways from Trump’s Visit to Tokyo

Trump’s opinions on trade, North Korea and defense burden sharing have kept Tokyo apprehensive. In a bid to please the mercurial US President with such lavish state supervised events, PM Abe has…

Tech-Protectionism in the United States – A Retrograde Step

Waking up to the impending threat from China to its technological competitiveness, the United States has adopted various measures to plug the leakage of critical technologies to China.


Many South East Asian analysts claim that Vietnam is capable of countering Chinese dominance in a practical sense.

Exiting from Afghanistan and Moving to the Indo-Pacific: India and Pakistan in US Foreign Policy

As commander in chief of the most powerful military in the world, I spend a lot of time brooding over these issues. And I’m not satisfied we’ve got it perfect yet.

Indo-US relations: Tracing the “China” factor

Both India and US are transitioning to new roles in the international system, where the former is looking for a greater say in managing global problems while the latter, which has been…

Elections in India and Indonesia: The Role of Social Media

Elections are testing times for democracies, and political parties resort to a number of ways for vote gains and in the current scenario, the role of social media is ever growing.

The Christchurch Attack and Increasing Threat from White Supremacists

Violence against immigrants, refugees and especially Muslims is not a new phenomenon but alarming is the rate at which such kind of extremism is growing in hitherto peaceful Western democratic societies.

Sex Tourism in Thailand: A Vicious Cycle

Sex Tourism has a vicious cycle that impacts health and has negative social and cultural consequences. Doesnt stating that sex tourism and prostitution is part of Thai’s modern day culture downplays the…