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Professor P R Kumaraswamy is Honorary Director of MEI@ND.

Uprisings in the Arab World: Options for GOI

10 July 2018

What began as a protest by a marginalized vegetable vendor in Sidi Bouzid in Tunisia soon spread like wildfire and has engulfed the wider Arab world.

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Dateline 91: Trump Legalises Israeli Settlements

06 December 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s sudden and unexpected announcement regarding Israeli settlements in the occupied territories not only runs c

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Bernard Lewis (1916-2018)

20 May 2018

Professor Bernard Lewis—a towering personality on the Middle Eastern academic landscape—passed away on Saturday in Voorhees, New Jersey, j

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Dateline 89: New Delhi-Riyadh: Going Beyond Transactional Relations

22 November 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s two-day visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia this week highlights the changes that are taking place in India&rsqu

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Dateline 90: Trump Signals International Disapproval On Turkish Invasion Of Syria

29 November 2019

US President Donald Trump’s decision on imposing sanctions on Turkey has rocked the ever-turbulent Middle East. Coming days after his decision t

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Shimon Peres (1923 – 2016)

07 December 2017

in Poland on 2 August 1923, Szymon Persk who later Hebraised his name as Shimon Peres was the leader of the pre-state Israeli leadership. After a brie

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Dateline 87: Riyadh Visit: Where Saudi Arabia Figures In Modi’s Foreign Policy

08 November 2019

With the sole and notable exception of Pakistan, India's relations with the wider Islamic world have improved considerably ever since Narendra Mod

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Dateline 88: Erdogan Is The New Sultan-Aspirant Of The Middle East; Will Modi Tame Him?

15 November 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's reported decision to postpone a planned visit to Turkey comes a couple of weeks after an unusually sharp Indian reb

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Dateline 86: Modi transforms India’s approach to the Middle East

21 October 2019

For a long time, India’s relationship with its extended neighbourhood in the Persian Gulf was characterised very simply by energy imports and mi

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Dateline 85: Many in Israel want a coalition, but Likud party without Netanyahu is easier said than done

03 October 2019

The Israeli legislative or Knesset election last week has turned out to be a rerun of the 9 April one, but with a significant twist. After all the

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Dateline 84: End of the road for Netanyahu?

21 August 2019

Will 2019 see a third Knesset election? This question is going rounds in Israel as it faces the second parliamentary election on 17 September and give

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Dateline 83: Unable to Form Government, Netanyahu Calls for Second Elections in 2019

24 June 2019

When he called Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to congratulate on his re-election with a landslide victory, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netany

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Dateline 82: Modi’s Agenda 2.0 for the Middle East

27 May 2019

 The resounding re-election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a blessing for India's relations with the countries of the Middle East. With S

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81: Return of the Persian Puzzle

13 July 2018

  Iran is back in the news and for all the wrong reasons. It has been the unnecessary third wheel in Indo-US relations and vice versa. Like ot

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80: Jordan is the pivot to Modi’s approach to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

18 June 2018

During the close to a century of its existence, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has been, as former President Pranab Mukherjee described in October 20

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78: Jordan is More than a Transit Point

26 February 2018

In their eagerness to focus on and flag the de-hyphenation of the traditional Israel-Palestinian binary, most commentators have forgotten the pivotal

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77: Why Rahul Gandhi and Netanyahu did not meet

10 February 2018

In the closely scrutinised India-Israel relationship, there is little in the public domain that remains unknown, especially between the leaderships on

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76: My Israel Journey

02 February 2018

You know what, it will go to the dustbin’ my articulate friend was blunt, brutal but honest. Her answer hurt me deeply but transf

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75: Balfour Declaration, A Century Later

01 January 2018

  Balfour Declaration, A Century Later If one were to make a list of the most influential texts in the English language, the King James Bib

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Book: The Palgrave Handbook of the Hashemite Kingd..

25 September 2019

Book: The Palgrave Handbook of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Edited by P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019 To order &nbs

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India's Saudi Policy: Bridge to the Future ..

28 January 2019

India's Saudi policy:Bridge to the Future Authors: P. R. Kumaraswamy, Md. Muddassir Quamar Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan eBook ISBN: 

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Squaring the Circle: Mahatma Gandhi and the Jewish..

31 October 2017

Squaring the Circle: Mahatma Gandhi and the Jewish National Home Author: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Knowledge World, India Year of Publicat

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Persian Gulf 2018: India's Relations with the Regi..

01 December 2018

Persian Gulf 2018- India's Relations with the Region Authors: P. R. Kumaraswamy, Md. Muddassir Quamar, Manjari Singh Publisher: Palgrave Mac

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India’s Israel Policy..

10 October 2010

India’s Israel Policy Author: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Columbia University Press Year of Publication: 2010 ISBN: 9780231152044

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Persian Gulf 2016-17..

01 January 2018

Persian Gulf 2016-17: India’s Relations with the Region Editor: P. R. Kumaraswamy & Meena Singh Roy Publisher: Pentagon Press Year

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Historical Dictionary of Arab-Israel Conflict..

15 September 2015

Historical Dictionary of Arab-Israel Conflict Author: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield (Lanham, Maryland) Year of Publi

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Contemporary Persian Gulf: Essays in Honour of Gul..

31 January 2015

Contemporary Persian Gulf: Essays in Honour of Gulshan Dietl, Prakash Chandra Jain and Grijesh Pant Author: P. R. Kumaraswamy & Md. Muddassir Q

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Persian Gulf 2015..

29 December 2015

Persian Gulf 2015: India’s Relations with the Region Editor: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Middle East Institute@New Delhi Year of Publ

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Persian Gulf 2014..

29 December 2015

Persian Gulf 2014: India’s Relations with the Region Editor: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Sage Publishing Year of Publication: 2015

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Book: Islamic Movements in the Middle East: Ideolo..

11 September 2019

Book: Islamic Movements in the Middle East: Ideologies, Practices and Political Participation Edited by P. R. Kumaraswamy, Md. Muddassir Quamar and

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Persian Gulf 2013..

12 June 2014

Persian Gulf 2013: India’s Relations with the Region Editor: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Sage Publishing Year of Publication: 2014

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Persian Gulf 2012..

12 June 2012

Persian Gulf 2012: India’s Relations with the Region Editor: P. R. Kumaraswamy Publisher: Middle East Institute@New Delhi Year of Publ

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