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Emirati Withdrawal is a Well Calculated Move

Emirati Withdrawal is a Well Calculated Move

By: Manish Rai | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 18 Aug , 2019

Just last month, the United Arab Emirates announced that it will reduce its forces significantly in Yemen. After this announcement Emiratis started pulling out its military hardware and thousands...

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Future-proofing A&D manufacturing for Industry 4.0

Future-proofing A&D manufacturing for Industry 4.0

By: Sam Harris | Date: 17 Aug , 2019

A checklist for manufacturers to ensure they take advantage of the benefits of Industry 4.0 The benefits of Industry 4.0 for A&D manufacturers are enormous but involve critical decisions on...

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Article 370 and Pakistan’s Nuclear Bombast

Article 370 and Pakistan’s Nuclear Bombast

By: Lt Gen (Dr) JS Bajwa | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Aug , 2019

“The world will not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried. Most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad Gita; Vishnu is trying to persuade...

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Honouring Braves – Will The Colonel Get Justice?

Honouring Braves – Will The Colonel Get Justice?

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Date: 16 Aug , 2019

Indian governments habitually remember braves during wars and conflict, occasions like Independence Day,  Republic Day or when politically opportune to garner votes. Otherwise, neglect of soldiers...

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War Clouds Over Kashmir: Expect Commando Raids!

War Clouds Over Kashmir: Expect Commando Raids!

By: Col Anil Athale | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Aug , 2019

The abrogation of article 370 by India has put Pakistani army, its ‘real’ ruler, at horns of a dilemma. Indications are that the world body like UN has refused to take up the issue. Pakistani...

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Tibet and The Next Dalai Lama

Tibet and The Next Dalai Lama

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 Aug , 2019

All media in China is government-controlled. Every journalist must be member of the All-China Journalists Association (ACJA) which conducts periodic training capsules for all journalists;...

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The Emptiness of Red Fort Republicanism

The Emptiness of Red Fort Republicanism

By: Rahul Shivshankar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Aug , 2019

•  There are several reasons to look beyond the Lal Qila symbolism of Independence Day On August 15, India will mark its 73rd Independence day. Delivering his 6th consecutive address Prime...

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J&K: The challenge has just begun; communication and sobriety hold the key

J&K: The challenge has just begun; communication and sobriety hold the key

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Aug , 2019

The Indian nation has remained engrossed in the all pervasive “K” issue since the beginning of this month when indications of some major change started coming in. In view of the volumes...

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Article 370 Revoked in J&K rattles some Countries: Should India be...

Article 370 Revoked in J&K rattles some Countries: Should India be...

By: Maj Gen SB Asthana | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Aug , 2019

The Indian Government revoked Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, on August 06, 2019, making J&K and Ladakh two separate Union Territories. Pakistan rattled taking reckless actions, China...

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Rebuttal to article ‘Why India’s announcement on Kashmir is such a serious...

Rebuttal to article ‘Why India’s announcement on Kashmir is such a serious...

By: Lt Gen (Dr) JS Bajwa | Date: 12 Aug , 2019

The article “Why India’s announcement on Kashmir is such a serious mistake” authored by Tim Willasey-Wilsey (former senior British diplomat who worked in Southern Africa, Central America and...

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China’s Naval Challenge to India

China’s Naval Challenge to India

By: Abhinav Dutta | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 12 Aug , 2019

The modernisation of the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has resulted in growth of a range of its fleet size and capabilities. Research conducted by RAND suggests that China’s surface...

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Future Military Helicopters — Design & Development

Future Military Helicopters — Design & Development

By: Lt Gen BS Pawar | Issue: Vol. 33.3 Jul-Sep 2018 | Date: 11 Aug , 2019

Military Aviation today is looking at the next generation of military helicopters and the strategy to modernise vertical lift capability with improved avionics, electronics, range, speed,...

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Making of a General

Making of a General

By: Col Bhaskar Sarkar | Issue: Book Excerpt: Outstanding Victories of the Indian Army | Date: 11 Aug , 2019

“The personality of the general is indispensable. He is the head, he is the all of an army. The Gaul’s were not conquered by the Roman Legions but by Caesar. It was not before the...

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China’s new Constellation in Asia-Pacific: India’s Bind

China’s new Constellation in Asia-Pacific: India’s Bind

By: Lt Gen Gautam Banerjee | Issue: Vol. 34.2 Apr-Jun 2019 | Date: 10 Aug , 2019

“Whatever needs to be maintained through force is doomed” — Henry Miller China’s Quest The People’s Republic of China (PRC) identifies its primary interest with the perpetuation of the...

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An Indian Philosophy of A Soldier

An Indian Philosophy of A Soldier

By: Dr Krishna S Dhir, PhD | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 Aug , 2019

Members of the Indian Armed Forces swear to observe and obey all the commands, not only of their Supreme Commander, the President of India, but of any officer set above them. Significantly, when...

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C2D2: An Agile Defence Acquisition Model

C2D2: An Agile Defence Acquisition Model

By: Gp Capt Atul Pant | Issue: Courtesy: IDSA | Date: 08 Aug , 2019

In the fall of 2017, Vice Admiral Mathias Winter, the Programme Executive Officer for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Programme, had proposed a new futuristic acquisition strategy for the United...

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After constitutional integration, integrate the population of Kashmir with...

After constitutional integration, integrate the population of Kashmir with...

By: Jai Kumar Verma | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Monitor | Date: 08 Aug , 2019

Home Minister Amit Shah announced in Parliament on Monday August 5 that the major part of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution had been revoked and Article 35A, relating to Kashmir, scrapped. He...

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‘Article 370 is a very misconceived Article’

‘Article 370 is a very misconceived Article’

By: Claude Arpi | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Aug , 2019

Claude Arpi’s interview with Jagmohan, Former Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Union Minister. It was recorded in 2007. Claude: Sir, there are rumors that India and Pakistan will soon have a...

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Possible Taliban victory in Afghanistan: A double edge sword

Possible Taliban victory in Afghanistan: A double edge sword

By: Col Anil Athale | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Aug , 2019

There has been much jubilation in Pakistani strategic circles over the US volte face on Taliban. A desperate US are now ready to deal with the fundamentalist force like Taliban. The Taliban have...

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Security forces firmly in control of the situation says Army Commander

Security forces firmly in control of the situation says Army Commander

By: Col Jaibans Singh | Date: 07 Aug , 2019

Against the backdrop of the prevailing situation in Jammu & Kashmir, the Army Commander, Northern Command, Lt. General Ranbir Singh chaired a meeting of the Core Group of Intelligence and Security...

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