Abhijit Chavda discusses geopolitical developments, international affairs and current events from India's perspective. The #IndianInterest Podcast observes and analyzes the world from India's perspective, keeping India's national interest in mind.
#IndianInterest 21: China's Last Generation - Cautionary Tale for India
The Chinese Communist Party's draconian one-child policy has pushed China to a point of demographic no return, with its population projected to almost halve by 2100. The situation is now being exacerbated by one of the most extreme forms of protest. I examine this and what it means for China and the world. I also discuss Pakistan, Ukraine, and other geopolitical matters.
#IndianInterest 20: French Rafale Vs US F/A-18, Ukraine, West props up Pakistan
With India reported to have chosen the French Rafale-M over the American F/A-18 Super Hornet, I examine why this is the correct decision. I also discuss the Ukraine situation, Pakistan, and other geopolitical matters.
#IndianInterest 19: Chinese Expansionism
Episode 19 of The #IndianInterest Podcast: I analyze China's expansive stated and unstated territorial claims on its neighboring countries and maritime regions, the major potential flashpoints, and how the hungry dragon can be countered.
#IndianInterest 18: 2022 Year Review, 2023 Predictions/Speculation
Episode 18 of The #IndianInterest Podcast: I review the important geopolitical events of 2022, and try to peer into the crystal bowl and analyze how 2023 portends to be.
#IndianInterest 17: Rupee, Iran, Pakistan, China, Russia
I discuss the rise of the Rupee, the India-Iran relationship, Pakistan's fledgling US vassal status, China's struggles, the Maldives' upcoming Presidential election, the Russia-Ukraine situation, and other important geopolitical issues.
#IndianInterest 16: India-China Clash Again - War on Horizon?
I discuss the renewed India-China tensions arising from the December 9 border clash, what it means for BRICS and the world, a new Indian long-range missile test (possibly Agni-5), the Ukraine war situation, Twitter files, and other important geopolitical issues.