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L to R: Marshall Bouton, Frank Wisner, Devesh Kapur, and Bobby Ghosh discuss Narendra Modi's electorial win and what it means for India at Asia Society New York. (Elena Olivo/Asia Society)

Watch: Analysts Describe BJP's Big Win as a Call for Growth and a Rejection of the Left

A panel of veteran India observers engaged in a wide-ranging discussion on what the decisive win by the BJP and Narendra Modi might mean for India’s domestic politics and its economic and foreign policies. more

Taiwan in the 21st Century

Four internationally distinguished thought leaders assemble at Asia Society Texas Center for an in-depth discussion. more

Taiwan in the 21st Century (Complete)

Four internationally distinguished thought leaders assemble at Asia Society Texas Center for an in-depth discussion. more
BJP leader Narendra Modi surrounded by supporters, security, and media after visiting his mother on May 16, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Modi's Mandate, and Other Reasons Why India's Election Results Are So Historic

The phenomenal scale of Narendra Modi's win gives him the mandate to carry out wide-ranging policy reforms, writes Pramit Pal Chaudhuri. more
BJP leader Narendra Modi gestures to supporters as he sits with his mother Heeraben Modi, not seen, on her front porch after seeking her blessing on May 16, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Does Modi's Election Signal an End to 'Inclusive India'?

An extreme disenchantment with the status quo has propelled Indians to choose a candidate that could make their country unrecognizable, writes Satchit Balsari. more
BJP supporters dance as they set off crackers as poll results come in at the party's headquarters on May 16, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. Early indications from the Indian election results show Mr Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party was ahead in 277 of India's 543 constituencies where over 550 million votes were made, making it the largest election in history. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

What Does the BJP's Big Win Mean for India? Experts Weigh In

Asia Society experts and fellows comment on what the election results mean and what they'll be watching for as the BJP government assumes power and begins implementing its agenda. more

The Honorable Tony Abbott MP Prime Minister of Australia

The second installment of the Texas Center's 'Distinguished Leaders on Asia' series features Australia’s leading statesman. more
Philippine and U.S. marines ride on a boat as they prepare to land on a beach facing the South China Sea during a beach assault exercises in San Antonio town, Zambales province on May 9, 2014. Scores of U.S. and Filipino marines launched mock assaults on a South China Sea beach in the Philippines on May 9 in war games aimed at honing the allies' combat skills. (Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: Why China Thinks the US Isn't Neutral in the South China Sea

Dr. Wu Xinbo, Director of the Center for American Studies at Fudan University, discussed the disputes in the East China Sea and South China Sea, President Obama’s recent trip to Asia, and the state of U.S.-China relations. more
BJP leader Narendra Modi waves to supporters after voting at a polling station on April 30, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Why India Matters, With or Without Modi

India remains "a great long term bet" regardless of who is elected Prime Minister, and the U.S. government and private sector should maintain their commitment to the country, argues Anubhav Gupta with the Asia Society Policy Institute. more
L: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (Mojtaba Salimi/Wikimedia Commons). R: U.S. President Barack Obama (National Defense University/Wikimedia Commons).

Iran and the US: Where Things Stand (SOLD OUT)

A discussion between Amb. Hossein Mousavian, a former senior Iranian diplomat and nuclear negotiator, and Gary Sick, Iran expert and former National Security Council member. more