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  • Nehginpao Kipgen

    Nehginpao Kipgen is Associate Professor and Executive Director at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Jindal School of International Affairs, OP Jindal Global University.

  • The unique benefits of Asean's involvement

    At the end of the 33rd Asean summit in Singapore on November 15, Singapore formally handed over the symbolic gavel of Asean chairmanship to Thailand, which it last held in 2009. The one-year rotating term will officially begin on January 1, 2019.
  • Asean needs to engage more on Rohingya issue

    The issue of over 700,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar who are currently taking shelter in neighbouring Bangladesh is undoubtedly one of the worst humanitarian crises of recent times.
  • Who wins the ICC-Duterte tussle?

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda on February 8 announced the start of a preliminary investigation into a complaint by a Filipino lawyer and two lawmakers which accuse President Rodrigo Duterte and his government of crimes against humanity.
  • Too late for Myanmar to avoid internationalisation of Rohingya crisis

    The Myanmar government announced on May 31 that it will establish an independent commission of inquiry to investigate human rights violations and related issues following attacks by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) on Myanmar security posts in August last year.
  • The future of Asean

    ASEAN marked its 50th anniversary as a regional organisation last year.