Bolsonaro, the arsonist, is more dangerous than the Amazon fire - The Week 29 August

End of the golden era of iconic Brazilian global companies? - The Week, 23 August

Chinese Socialism needs Indian medicines - The Week 22 August

What Guatemala could teach India about dynastic politics - The Week 16 August

Lecture at Gitam Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam 27 July

- The Hindu

- Hans India

Review of the Brazilian documentary film “ The edge of democracy” - The Wire 19 July

Latin America vital for India’s exports - The Wire 29 June

Quote in Folha de Sao Paulo - 17 May

Why a Repeat of the 2002 Coup is Unlikely in Venezuela Today - The Wire 11 April

Brazil, the country of the future, is back to its past - The Kootneeti Feb 2019

Left in the lurch - The Week magazine 19 January 2019

Bible, Beef and Bullet - published by The Week magazine 12 January 2019

Review of the Mexican film Roma in the Week magazine 5 January 2019


India-Argentina economic partnership - published by Diplomatist magazine - November 2018

coverage of my talk in Eximbank by The Hindu newspaper on 4 November 2018

Tropical Trump- published by “ The Week” magazine, 17 November 2018

From Coolies to Patrons and Partners: The Chinese Paradigm Shift in Latin America - published by The Wire news portal on 16 October 2018

Mexico turns Left - published by The Week magazine 22 July 2018


Trump boosts Latin American interest in India- my article published in Chemexcil bulletin- April-May bulletin.



Brazilian Writers Union publishes my review of the book " Volver al oscuro valle" - 25 May 2017



India beats China in export of pharmaceuticals to Latin America 9 May 2017


Lenin's Ecuador victory lifts the Leftist spirit in Latin America
 - The Wire 5 April 2017

"India: long term bet for Latin America exports" - published in Chemexcil newsletter feb-march 2017

Let us do a trade tango with Mexico - Business Line 27 March 2017

Trump Triggers greater Latin American interest in India - The Wire 9 March 2017

From Brahma beer to Prem Baba - The Wire 14 January 2017.



Indian hero in Latin American film - The Wire 23 December 2016

Indian actor makes waves in Costa Rica - Business Standard 23 December 2016

Narcos: a serial deception of the US's war on drugs -6 November 2016

India: Long term bet for Latin America's exports - Latinvex 26 July

Mexico is India's top export destination in Latin America - The Wire 17 June



Latinvex online News journal republishes my blog 'Guatemala: coffee, cardamom and contrasts' -7 october

Latinvex online news journal carries my blog Peru Cola: Inspiration for India 27 May

BBC Mundo carries my quotes on the success of the Peruvian Big Cola in India 25 May- link

Big Cola from Peru, an Inspiration for Indian entrepreneurs - The Wire 22 May

FICCI newsletter May 2015 India- Latin America investment

The Hindu 4 April interview " The accidental diplomat"

Asianet TV interview in Videsh Vichaam telecast on 18 March at 1630 hrs

The Hindu 13 March coverage of speech in Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram

Hawk Newsletter republishes Embraer article February.

The Hindu coverage of speech in Tiruppur on 22 January

Dinathanthi 23 January

Dinakaran 24 January

Dinamani 23 January



Left Reconsolidates in Latin America - Eurasia review 20 Dec

IBSA, as important if not more, for Inia than BRICS - Mercopress 16 July



From the "Labyrinth of Solitude" to a "Network of Partnerships" ­ the new story of Mexico - Mercopress 2 November

Bollywood Brazil interview - October 2013

A Sugar rush to fuel the economy - The Hindu 24 sept and Mercopress26 sept

Jindal's Bolivia failure - Mercopress 21 July

Aditya Birla Group has the largest business turnover among Indian companies in Latin America- Mercopress 28 June .

After the megalomaniac years of Chavez Venezuela is ready for a sober Maduro- Mercopress 24 April link

Article on Colombia published by Mercopress of Montevideo 17 April Link

interview to youtube channel of Aspen Institute India on 12 March Link



NDTV- The Hindu channel interview on 22 July





Latin Business Chronicle - 29 May 2012 video of my farewell speech

"Ambassador of Ayurveda" - The Hindu - 21 March 2012

"Latin America 2012: India's Perspective" Latin Business Chronicle, Miami - 31 January 2012 - PDF version



India Eyes Latin America – OpEd - Eurasia Review - 15 September - PDF version

"Es una oportunidad para ustedes" dijo el Embajador Viswanathan y agregó que no es un Cuento Chino - La Nación - 15 September

El embajador Viswanathan, se convirtió en la figura central de la inauguración de Mercosoja y cautivó al auditorio - La Capital - 14 September

“No es un cuento chino”, bromeó el embajador Viswanathan en la apertura de Mercosoja 2011 - Urgente 24 - 14 September

Indian Business Grows in Latin America - 20 May - PDF version

Interview to Latin America Advisor newsletter - 13 May - PDF verion

India: Subcontinent prepares to be next China - Financial Times - 26 April - PDF version

"Latino fun, Indian skills ideal mix for work places: Envoy" - Indo Asian News Service - 21 April - PDF version

"Video of the Week LatAm & Indian Offshoring" - Latin Business Chronicle - 20 April

"On the Business outlook for Latin America in 2011"- Latin Business Chronicle - 5 January - PDF version



"India looks at South America for farm revolution" - The Economic Times - 3 September - PDF version

"Pawar’s LatAm visit to boost agri ties" - The Financial Express - 27 August - PDF version

"India, the new partner of Argentina" - La Prensa - 22 August - PDF version

"Change in the mindset of Latin Americans towards India" - Buenos Aires Herald - 15 August - PDF version

"India-Latin America trade could touch $30 bn by 2012" - The Financial Express - 11 August - PDF version

“La Argentina puede planificar sus ventas a India por los próximos 15 años” - El Argentino - 1 August


Speech in the video spotlight of Latin Business Chronicle 21 July 2010.

Video Spotlight: India and Latin America 

This week's video spotlight features a recent speech in Asuncion by R. Viswanathan,  India's ambassador to Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.



"Mercosur Cup" - Latin Business Chronicle quoted Ambassador Viswanathan - 30 June - PDF version

"India´s Ambassador wishes to see a Mercosur champion" - Interview to Ambassador published by Telam news agency in Spanish - 30 June 2010 - PDF version

"India and Mercosur long-term partners" - Interview to Ambassador published in Telam - 29 June 2010 - PDF version

"Dilemma in Latin America: Envoy´s football fidelity tested" in Hindustan Times - 28 June 2010 PDF version

"Latin America: India´s Next Frontier" in Latin Business Chronicle - 23 June 2010 PDF version

“La Argentina fue uno de los países más ricos del mundo y puede volver a serlo” Interview published in Cronista - 26 March 2010 PDF version

"Indian companies see growth opportunities in Latin America" in Wall Street Journal - 10 February 2010

"Latin America 2010: International Outlook Q&A" in Latin Business Chronicle of Miami - 4 January 2010

"India´s Latin America Booster" in Latin Business Chronicle of Miami- 10 December 2009

"Passion for Latin America" in Latin Business Chronicle of Miami - 10 December 2009

TV interview in "Encuentro Global" Special programme on Festival of India - 5 December 2009

Buenos Aires Económico Interview: "Compartimos la misma mirada Sur- Sur de las relaciones internacionales" - 12 October 2009

Financial Express article: "Argentine Prez visit in Oct to boost bilateral trade ties" - 28 September 2009

Financial Express article "India woos Latin America with handicrafts and chemicals" with statements by Ambassador Viswanathan - 9 September 2009

Press coverage of CII Seminar on Latin America at Chennai - Keynote speech entitled "Global crisis... regional opportunity. Business with Latin America" - 2 September 2009 - Clipping

TV interview in "Acercando Naciones". Special two-part show. Program 1: First Part ; Second Part - May 2009

TV interview in "Acercando Naciones". Special two-part show. Program 2: First PartSecond Part - May 2009

“La crisis de los Estados Unidos no impactará en los granos” –Interview. El Cronista, January 29, 2008. Scanned version.

“La Argentina en la mira de los capitales indios” – Interview. IECO Diario Clarín. January 6, 2008. Scanned version.

 “India pide más alimentos argentinos” –Interview. Diario La Nación, July 21 2008. Scanned version.

“La Argentina es un paraíso para quienes aman el golf” –Interview. Ámbito Financiero, July 4, 2008. Scanned version.

“La figura del momento” –Diario Uno, july 4 2008. Scanned version.

"India's growing role in Latin America" - The San Diego Union-Tribune, January 23, 2007. PDF File

“IT brand image helps India´s global presence”. The Hindu, December 24, 2006. Scanned version.

“Latino Night business” - Hindustan Times, August 30, 2005. Scanned version.

“Mexico relaxes business visa norms for Indians” –Business Line, July 4, 2005. Scanned version.

“Venezuela can be a good entry point”-Interview. Business Standard, September 8, 2000. Scanned version.

“Instruction in Gandhi´s teachings for Brazil police” –The Hindu, December 2, 1998. Scanned version.