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India's Foreign Policy Under Modi: One Year In (Complete)

Indrani Bagchi, Shivshankar Menon, and Ashley Tellis with moderator Kevin Rudd discuss India’s foreign policy priorities and achievements in the one year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took office. more

India's Economy Under Modi: One Year In (Complete)

Shekhar Gupta, Rakesh Mohan, Sandra Peterson, and Kevin Rudd discuss how India’s economy has fared in the year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took office. more
Demonstrators protest against the legislation to give US President Barack Obama fast-track authority to advance trade deals, including the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), during a protest march on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, May 21, 2015.  (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Congress is Concerned About a Free Trade Deal with Asia

Policymakers shouldn’t be so quick to blame free trade for job losses without considering the bigger picture, argues former Asia Society fellow Shom Sen. more
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) gestures as Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina looks on as he arrives at the Prime Minister's Office in Dhaka on June 6, 2015. (Munir Uz Zaman/Getty Images)

Interview: Times of India Editor on Modi's Foreign Policy, One Year In

Indrani Bagchi, Senior Diplomatic Editor with the Times of India, says India’s prime minister “has not been shy of boldly asserting India’s interests,” in a break with the country’s diplomatic tradition. more
Pakistani Rangers, in black, and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel perform the daily retreat ceremony on the India-Pakistan Border at Wagah on September 17, 2014. (Narinder Nanu/Getty Images)

Interview: Nisid Hajari on the Partition of India and the Lasting India-Pakistan Rivalry

Nisid Hajari, author of the new book 'Midnight’s Furies,' discusses how India’s Partition in 1947 continues to affect India-Pakistan relations today. He appears at Asia Society New York on June 16. more
Professor Michael Wesley, Director, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, The Australian National University

POLICY BRIEFING: The Challenge of Chinese Capitalism

Australia's leading international relations scholar, Professor Michael Wesley will discuss the Challenge of Chinese Capitalism at this exclusive roundtable. more
Members of a new Asia Society Policy Institute commission discuss securing peace in Asia through institutions. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Video: Waging Peace in Asia, Because 'No Region Has More to Lose' From War

“We’ve seen the return of geopolitics, the return of contention and competition," says Shivshankar Menon, part of a new commission that aims to strengthen institutions and develop mechanisms for managing tensions across the Asia-Pacific. more

Asia Must 'Come to Terms With History' to Move Forward

Members of a new Asia Society Policy Institute commission designed to help strengthen regional institutions compare Europe and Asia when it comes to confronting and moving beyond historical issues. more

Securing Peace in Asia: Time to Build an Asia-Pacific Community?

Thomas E. Donilon, Shivshankar Menon, Marty Natalegawa, and Wang Jisi discuss with Asia Society Policy Institute President Kevin Rudd the future of regional governance in Asia. more
"Midnight’s Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India’s Partition" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015), a new book by Nisid Hajari (L). (Author photo: Courtesy of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Book Excerpt: 'Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition' by Nisid Hajari

Read an excerpt from Nisid Hajari's new book 'Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition,' which explores the birth of the India-Pakistan rivalry and seeks to chart the history of the Indian subcontinent’s feuding siblings. more