The Al Ula Accord ends three years of bitter rift between Doha and its Gulf neighbours, most prominently Saudi Arabia. But Iran and Turkey could sour things in the future.
The Democratic President-elect has indicated that he will depart from Donald Trump's aggressive stance on Iran and rejoin the nuclear deal.
Tehran has started building firm ties with not just China, but also UAE. This could ultimately help stabilise the region.
Kathmandu sees the Chinese mega project as an opportunity to prosper.
High-decibel action won't work in the long run. India must invest in building a robust economy to outsmart China.
The India-Nepal Kalapani territorial dispute has lingered on too long. New Delhi and Kathmandu should now douse it for the sake of South Asian stability.
Nepal wasn't happy when India's defence minister inaugurated a Himalayan link road that passes through the disputed Kalapani trijunction between India, Nepal and Tibet.
The American watchdog doesn't have good things to say about religious freedom in India. It is even talking sanctions.
The post-Coronavirus geopolitical order with big power rivalries in Asia doesn't look good.