Articles on India

Macron’s passage to India: a missed opportunity for Europe (Commentary)

Tara Varma - 16 March 2018

Macron’s message to Modi was “Choose France”, rather than “Choose Europe”.

What India thinks of Europe (Commentary)

Sunaina Kumar - 07 November 2016

India and the EU have plenty of chances to cooperate but the relationship continues to disappoint.

India and China: A scramble for Africa? (Commentary)

Sunaina Kumar and Angela Stanzel - 29 July 2016

Africa is big enough for both, but there is a risk that the rivalry between China and India could play out to the detriment of African interests.

What if the EU’s future lay with India? (Commentary)

Tara Varma & Abigaël Vasselier - 29 April 2016

A deepened relationship with India could provide fresh energy to a crisis-ridden Europe

Indians as a source of soft power (Commentary)

Angela Stanzel - 01 October 2015

Modi is trying to reach out to the Indian Diaspora by using social media - he has his own app since this summer. 

Understanding India: The role of the EU (Commentary)

Angela Stanzel - 17 August 2015

The lack of mutual interest between the EU and India is surprising, given the convergence of interests between them – one of them being China.

China-India Ltd? (Commentary)

Angela Stanzel - 30 July 2015

China and India have strong financial incentives to cooperate, but might potential confrontation stymie profitable engagement?