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Is PNB like scams a manifest of cyber attacks on banking security?

Is PNB like scams a manifest of cyber attacks on banking security?

By: Rakesh Kr Sinha |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 February 2018

India is moving towards a cashless economy with lots of fanfare and it is being trumpeted as big achievement by the Government and the Reserve Bank of India touted as one of the largest financial...

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Balancing India, China will not be easy for new Nepal PM

Balancing India, China will not be easy for new Nepal PM

By: Pramod Jaiswal and Aruna Ghimire |Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Monitor | Date: 23 February 2018

KP Sharma Oli has been elected Prime Minister of Nepal for the second time, riding on the support of the left alliance, which comprises two major communist parties; Communist Party of...

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Maldives: A Challenge for India

Maldives: A Challenge for India

By: Air Marshal Dhiraj Kukreja |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 23 February 2018

Any talk of Maldives and the images conjured are of luxurious resorts and hotels in the ocean, each trying to woo customers through advertisements promising peace and tranquillity. Yet, a nation...

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Indo-Iranian Relations Stepped Up

Indo-Iranian Relations Stepped Up

By: Col (Dr) P K Vasudeva |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 22 February 2018

Substantive discussions’ between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during his three days visit to New Delhi in mid February have taken Indo-Iranian relations to a...

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India and Iran Resolve to Focus on Connectivity and Economic Cooperation

India and Iran Resolve to Focus on Connectivity and Economic Cooperation

By: Ashok Sajjanhar |Issue: Courtesy: IDSA | Date: 21 February 2018

The three-day visit of Hassan Rouhani to India, his first after becoming President in 2013, is testimony that India’s ”Think West” Policy, like its ”Act East” Policy, is thriving and blooming....

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China is the single most impediment to Korean Reunification

China is the single most impediment to Korean Reunification

By: Dr Subhash Kapila |Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 20 February 2018

Korean Reunification like the Germany Reunification can be brought about only when the citizens of North Korea in a massive upsurge like the East Germans tore down the Berlin Wall. Even if the...

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Justin Trudeau and a new low in Indo-Canadian relationship

Justin Trudeau and a new low in Indo-Canadian relationship

By: Rakesh Kr Sinha |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 February 2018

The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has arrived on 17th Feb 2018 on a weeklong visit to India alongwith his family and three ministers of Indian origin; Navdeep Bains, Harjit Singh Sajjan...

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Catch the Pakistani bull by the horns

Catch the Pakistani bull by the horns

By: Col Jaibans Singh |Issue: Courtesy: www.defenceinfo.com | Date: 19 February 2018

The terror machinery operating from Pakistan has reactivated itself in a big way. The fallout has been concerted ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LOC) and the International Border...

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Maldives – China tightening the noose

Maldives – China tightening the noose

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 19 February 2018

There cannot be any denial that the manner in which the India-Maldives equation  has been allowed to drift, indicates crass intelligence failure coupled with our inability to understand...

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Why the attack in Sunjwan?

Why the attack in Sunjwan?

By: RSN Singh |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 February 2018

In the recent days in Jammu and Kashmir, some clashes and two terrorist attacks took place, one on an army base and other on CRPF camp. The chain of clashes in the Valley took various forms, i.e....

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Leadership in the 21st Century: Sam Manekshaw, MC

Leadership in the 21st Century: Sam Manekshaw, MC

By: Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw MC |Issue: Book Excerpt: Field Marshal KM Cariappa: | Date: 17 February 2018

Vice President, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am fully conscious of the honour and privilege which is mine to be invited here to address you this evening. The honour is even greater that you should have...

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Boost to Make-in-India, HAL Invites Indian Partner for Licence Manufacturing...

Boost to Make-in-India, HAL Invites Indian Partner for Licence Manufacturing...

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 February 2018

For the first time in Indian history, as a major boost to defence manufacturing and Government’s ‘Make-in-India’ initiative,  HAL has offered  the indigenous  ‘Advanced Light...

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Kashmir Valley Behind the Veil - Application of Soft System Methodology in...

Kashmir Valley Behind the Veil - Application of Soft System Methodology in...

By: AS Chonker |Issue: Courtesy: CLAWS | Date: 16 February 2018

Kashmir as a Soft System Soft systems methodology (SSM) is an approach to organizational process modelling (business process modelling) and it can be used both for general problem solving and for...

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Perspective: Understanding Korea’s History, 1884 to 2017

Perspective: Understanding Korea’s History, 1884 to 2017

By: Dr Amarjit Singh |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 February 2018

Japan’s Annexation of Korea After the Meiji restoration in the latter half of the 19th century, Japan sought to be competitive with the Western colonial powers in power and style.  ...

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Similarities in the Leadership Environment of Military and Corporate World

Similarities in the Leadership Environment of Military and Corporate World

By: Brig RK Sharma |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 February 2018

 “Our interpretation is that service in the military may prepare one to make tough decisions and show leadership in tough times.” – Based on the research of Efraim Benmelech and Carola...

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Impact of Article 370

Impact of Article 370

By: Col (Dr) Tej Kumar Tikoo (Retd.) |Issue: Book Excerpt: Kashmir: Its Aborigines and their Exodus | Date: 15 February 2018

The Article 370 was clearly meant to be a temporary provision included in the Constitution to cater for the specific requirements of the troubled times immediately after India’s independence and...

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Fifth-Generation Fighter Aircraft for the IAF: A Mirage or Reality?

Fifth-Generation Fighter Aircraft for the IAF: A Mirage or Reality?

By: Gp Capt Joseph Noronha |Issue: Vol. 32.4 Oct-Dec 2017 | Date: 14 February 2018

In military planning, it is essential to keep abreast of the potential adversary’s capabilities. The main reason the Indian Air Force (IAF) needs a fifth-generation fighter is to maintain...

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Time for US to Change Pak Strategy

Time for US to Change Pak Strategy

By: Maj Gen Harsha Kakar |Issue: Courtesy: www.dailyexcelsior.com | Date: 14 February 2018

Last month has been witness to massive attacks on the population of Kabul. A strike on the Intercontinental Hotel claimed 20 lives, following which was the explosive laden ambulance suicide attack...

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The Increasing Nuclear Weapons Stockpile of China

The Increasing Nuclear Weapons Stockpile of China

By: Neha Kumar Tiwari |Issue: Courtesy: CLAWS | Date: 13 February 2018

Introduction China has always perpetuated the policy of ‘minimum deterrence’ since it carried out its first nuclear weapons test in 1964.[i] It was astonishing for the world to observe that...

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Lockheed Martin Delivers 400th C-130J Super Hercules Aircraft

Lockheed Martin Delivers 400th C-130J Super Hercules Aircraft

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 February 2018

Lockheed Martin reached a major milestone with the delivery of its 400th C-130J Super Hercules aircraft on Feb. 9. This Super Hercules is an MC-130J Commando II Special Operations aircraft that is...

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