Tuesday, November 19, 2019
ICGS Vikram
India is finally moving towards its much-needed indigenisation drive in the defence sector. One of the major developments that pushed the 15 year ‘Naval Indigenisation Plan’ took place with ICGS Vikram hitting the New Mangalore...
Lt Gen Kamal Jit Singh
Given India’s enormous cultural, linguistic and regional diversity, the country faces a myriad of issues that are threatening its security. The internal disparities among people, on various grounds, have made India vulnerable to flawed, motivated...
General Joginder Jaswant Singh
One cannot disagree with the fact that North-East has been a much-neglected region in terms of development and attention from New Delhi. The region’s negligible economic development has been a major cause for unrest, apart...
Lieutenant General Rakesh Sharma
India being the seventh largest multicultural country shares land borders with seven countries, approximating to 15106 km and 7516 km of coast line. If we include Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, it makes India the third largest border...
Syed Ata Hasnain
Geographical and historical factors have largely defined the internal and external security environment of the country and still play a major role in determining the security strategy, especially the northern region, including the major border...
Cyber threat to India’s weapons systems is a clear and present danger
A broad array of state-of-the-art weapons systems are strategically positioned in India. Aged and modern weapons systems operate together and have hundreds of thousands of chips with sophisticated designs, containing billions of transistors, making it...
Indian Air Force
In the prevailing context, it would be fair to say that India finds itself in a turbulent part of the continent. Territorial clashes linger, our rivals are building superior military capacities. Cross-border terrorism and internal...
Indo-pacific maritime strategy of Indian Navy
The Indian Navy recently sent a witty, yet strong message to the Chinese People's Liberation Army (Navy) which entered the Indian Ocean through the straits of Ombai Wetar, the narrow stretch of water between Indonesia...
Ever since the Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, raised his concern towards the disappointing defence budget, there has been much discussion on identifying the areas of deficit and finding a way out. As per Gen. Rawat,...
AFSPA- Feature
The Ministry of Home Affairs last week extended the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in three disturbed districts of Arunachal Pradesh - Tirap, Changlang and Longding, along with eight police stations bordering Assam. According...
India loosing Grip in South Asia_1
The geostrategic realities in the South and South East Asia have drawn much attention in the recent past. Much of it indicates India’s losing grip and China’s growing influence in the region. Leaders of the 10...
Doklam_nirmala_1
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is scheduled to visit China in April and the unresolved Doklam issue is expected to be high on the agenda. She has already started building it up, conveying a spirited message...