Background: China-Pakistan relations, Military cooperation, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Gwadar port, South China Sea dispute, Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Background: Nepal politics, Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre), Nepali Congress (NC), Nepal’s new Constitution.
Background: India-US Civil Nuclear Agreement, Indian Civil Nuclear Liability law, Social Impact Assessment, Kovvada nuclear power plant, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), Fukushima nuclear disaster 2011, Chernobyl nuclear disaster 1986.
Background: India-US relations, Defence ties, Indian Air Force An-32 aircraft.
Background: Goods and Services Tax (GST), Constitution (122nd Amendment) Bill, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, Parliament.
Background: National Command Authority (NCA), Strategic Forces Command, Right to Information (RTI) Act 2005.
Background: International Labour Organisation (ILO) Conventions, Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill 2016, United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF).
Background: Eco-adventure tourism, Kochi Muziris Biennale, Muziris Heritage, Spice Route, Western Ghats, UNESCO, UNWTO.
Background: Crinum malabaricum plant species, IUCN Red List, Botanical Garden Conservation International (BGCI).