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Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan

Observer Research Foundation

Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan is a senior fellow and the head of the Nuclear & Space Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation. She is also a senior Asia defense writer for "The Diplomat." She joined the ORF after a five-year stint at the National Security Council Secretariat (2003-2007), where she was an assistant director.

Articles by Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan

Geopolitics

India Changing Tack on Space Policy

Thursday, March 29, 2018

India is scheduled to launch the lunar rover Chandrayaan-2 in 2018, an emblematic sign of the country's will to step up its space policy. Its efforts in this arena include a revival of international partnerships and a change in its position on space militarization. In the absence of an adequate global governance regime, such activity extends geopolitical tensions to outer space.