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Domestic politics delays signing of the Teesta deal

July 1, 2015
Rupak Bhattacharjee
Domestic politics delays signing of the Teesta deal

Despite achieving breakthroughs in several areas of India-Bangladesh relations during the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historic June 6-7 visit to Dhaka, both the countries are yet to resolve the most contentious bilateral problem—the Teesta. It has emerged as an emotive issue in Bangladesh where political elites, foreign policy experts, media, and the public...
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Cricket victories reflect larger resurgence of Bangladesh

June 26, 2015
Subir Bhaumik
Cricket victories reflect larger resurgence of Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s back-to-back win in two ODI cricket series against Pakistan and India within two months is no flash in the pan. And this does not prove just its emerging cricketing prowess. It is a manifestation of the all-round progress that South Asia’s youngest nation has made since Henry Kissinger sneeringly called it a “basket case”...
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The tortuous road to Naga peace

June 19, 2015
Subir Bhaumik
The tortuous road to Naga peace

The publicity that surrounds the success of India’s ‘cross-border’ strike against rebels in Myanmar cannot hide the fact that the real failure of Indian intelligence was not in predicting the possible spot of the ambush but in anticipating the emergence of a rebel coalition in the jungles of Myanmar.
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India-Bangladesh people-to-people ties stronger

June 14, 2015
Rupak Bhattacharjee
India-Bangladesh people-to-people ties stronger

One of the positive aspects of India-Bangladesh ties that deserve attention is the curiosity of the common people in each other’s matters.
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