India’s new prime minister might be interested in partnership but his country still has a long way to go.
Pakistan’s government is weakened but civil-military relations are back to where they used to be.
The prime minister supersedes more senior generals to appoint a supposedly apolitical army chief.
The likely prime ministerial candidate strengthens his position in the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Congress still copes with unsustainable state spending and a feudalist party structure.
Manmohan Singh’s presence at the Nonaligned Movement Summit was quite significant.
The army, the judiciary and civilian government struggle for political supremacy.
Energy cooperation between China and India throws up many geopolitical conundrums.