Category : Hot News

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Building a heatwave&resistant India

Authors: Simrit Kaur and Harpreet Kaur, College of Delhi Heatwaves in India have turn out to be more frequent, prolonged, intense and geographically spread-out. Twelve of the nation’s warmest 15 years have been since 2006, with demise tolls rising t...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Sri Lanka’s crisis of legitimacy

Writer: Dushni Weerakoon, IPS Sri Lanka’s slide into political instability since April 2022 culminated in the resignation of former president Gotabaya Rajapaksa following public protests on 9 July 2022. The government’s coverage blunders and resista...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

The prospects of Japan’s post&pandemic tourism

Writer: Yusaku Yoshikawa, JIN Corporation On 10 June 2022, Japan lastly started allowing international vacationers into the nation for the first time in two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began. Looking for to stability its reopening and stopping...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Is Japan ready to reopen its borders?

Authors: Fuma Aoki and Yves Tiberghien, UBC Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s preliminary easing of COVID-19 restrictions was dramatically reversed following the arrival of Omicron in late November 2021. He most notably shut down the Japanese...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Shinzo Abe’s legacy

Writer: Editorial Board, ANU On 8 July 2022, former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was gunned down whereas giving a campaign speech in help of candidates for the 10 July higher home election. The killing of Japan’s longest serving prime minister...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Japan’s defence policy faces a critical juncture

Writer: Kristi Govella, German Marshall Fund 2022 was expected to be a defining yr for Japanese safety coverage even before the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Public debates and inner negotiations have been ongoing for months over the country’s forthc...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Hun Sen’s son set for electoral success

Writer: Sokvy Rim, The Thinker Cambodia The Cambodian Individuals’s Social gathering (CPP) achieved a landslide victory in the commune elections in June 2022, gaining 80 per cent of the 11,622 commune council positions. Yet there's speculation that...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

India mulls aid in Sri Lanka’s hour of need

Writer: Ganeshan Wignaraja, NUS Sri Lanka’s pre-emptive default on its overseas debt obligations in mid-April 2022 and lately resigned president Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s flight from Sri Lanka on 12 July offers India with a chance to match China within t...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

Looking beyond the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo&Pacific

Writer: Shafiah F Muhibat, CSIS What is the way forward for the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific (AOIP)? Almost three years after its finalisation, there have been hardly any efforts to operationalise the report from inside ASEAN or via engagement...

by Milan Yan - 2 months ago

India’s cautious return to Afghanistan

Writer: Manoj Joshi, ORF Despite being knocked off its ft by the collapse of the Ghani government of Afghanistan in mid-August 2021, New Delhi has shortly re-established its presence in the new Taliban-led Afghanistan. In early June 2022, a staff le...