Shashwat Tiwari

Shashwat Tiwari

Academic

Shashwat Tiwari is an expert on issues related to West Asia and geopolitics of energy

Opinions/Stories

Explained: Why Chinese firms are exploring investment opportunities in India

India needs to be vigilant about such investments as they will be critical to the economic development of the country in future

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Opinion: King Abdullah's visit will benefit both India and Jordan

It would be desirable to initiate a serious dialogue with Jordon as Jordan can play a significant role in our food and energy security. moreover, oil exploration will be easier since Jordon has large… Read Article

Opinion: Iranian President Rouhani came but offered little to India

The whole purpose of the visit was to enhance bilateral trade ties but President Rouhani's visit appears to have come short on the promise.  Read Article

Opinion: Why Iranian President Rouhani's visit is important for PM Modi

President Rouhani is coming with a big business agenda to expand economic ties with India Read Article

Opinion: With Chabahar India gains upper hand over Pakistan

With the opening of the route via Iran, Afghanistan's dependence on Pakistan will reduce significantly and it will get access to the seaport, increasing trade volume considerably. Read Article

To counter China, India needs a military base in Djibouti

President Kovind's visit to Djibouti suggests New Delhi's plan to secure India?s security and economic prosperity in the Indian Ocean… Read Article

The vote in Iran is crucial for the world, particularly India

The outcome of the election is going to have a huge impact on regional power dynamics and international engagement with Iran in the future Read Article