Smart Policy by PM Modi will Frustrate PLA Designs on Border

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

 

The PRC needs a neutral India and this it hopes to achieve by showcasing that the costs of abandoning neutrality, which by definition includes continued reliance on Russia for defence needs, would be severe.

 

On the India-China Chessboard

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

In the global game being played on a gigantic chessboard, the continuing game being played by India and China over many years has a significant place. But the game has been slow and without any results, often the two rivals forgetting their own stakes and working together to balance the others. But the Chinese moves since this April have been more decisive than before, as though they found that COVID-19 has given them a new opportunity to subdue India in its quest to dominate the world.

Israel and Arab Countries both Gain from Better Ties

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

The GCC needs to reform its economic structure in order to link it with the knowledge economy and retrain young citizens of the GCC.

 

Steeling the Political Resolve

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

Most political leaders have a habit of carrying non-performers with them. Rarely has anyone been sacked. A streak of ruthlessness is missing in our leaders to sack their favourites and appoint new faces. It is always safe to hear those who always please and play safe. You know the saying ‘Better a known devil than an unknown one’. Just to remind the readers about the biography of Manohar Parrikar entitled ‘An Extraordinary Life’, in which he attributes the delay in granting One Rank, One Pension (OROP) to the then Finance Minister, A

The Significance of ELINT Satellites for National Security: Imperatives for India

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

Outer space provides a unique domain for conducting surveillance operation since it is literally the “highest ground” when it comes to military operations. Space based Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) capabilities has a very important role in this respect, as it could help countries locate and monitor radar facilities deep inside the enemy territory as well as across the oceanic surface. Hence, ELINT satellites have been deployed ever since the 1960s to augment the technical intelligence of major powers.

India’s Quantum Technology Gambit

Quantum technologies have vast implications for military, scientific and commercial domains.

CBRN Terrorism: It is Real!

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

If we wait for the danger to become clear, it could be too late.

Joe Biden, USA

Overview

 

Shock Military Defeat Would End Xi Jinping’s China Dream

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

Expectations of Chinese invulnerability have been built up to such a level that any setback would severely impact the credibility and hence support for the CCP regime.

 

How Disease Outbreaks Shape National Security

The Cold War transformed the way the world understands the concept of security. The primacy laid on military security began to be questioned after the misadventures in Vietnam and Afghanistan by the U.S. and the U.S.S.R, respectively. In 1994, the human security approach was introduced as a part of the Human Development Report (HDR).

China Alarmed as Lutyens Logic Weakens Hold on India

image: 
Thumbnail images: 

A shift of India to the Alliance of Democracies that is forming to counter the Sino-Russian alliance would erase the gains made by Moscow and Beijing in the Middle East and elsewhere. Those in thrall to Lutyens Logic give the false analogy that an alliance with the US would involve following the US lead in all theatres.