Articles By Danvir Singh

Modi’s Impending visit to China

Modi’s Impending visit to China

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 12 May , 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit China from 14 to 16 May this month. ‘Hometown diplomacy’, took President Xi Jinping to Modi’s home state when he visited India last...

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Nepal Quake: Risk of Loosing the Perception Battle

Nepal Quake: Risk of Loosing the Perception Battle

By: Danvir Singh | Date: 29 Apr , 2015

The former Army Chief, General Bikram Singh in one of his speech to a select gathering had said, “More often than not, the first responder to a national crisis, the Army’s professionalism was...

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India’s Prowess and Disaster Diplomacy

India’s Prowess and Disaster Diplomacy

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 Apr , 2015

On the April 25, 2015 Nepal was hit by a deadly earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter’s scale killing and maiming thousands. A worst tragedy in 81 years for Nepal.  In the last decade we...

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Pakistan: The Most Dangerous Place

Pakistan: The Most Dangerous Place

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Vol. 30.1 Jan-Mar 2015 | Date: 21 Apr , 2015

Today, it is well proven and acknowledged worldwide that the roots of Pakistan’s jihadism lie in its obsession with India, born out of the two-nation theory. Crafted by the fear that its...

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Unsung Heros of India’s Silent War

Unsung Heros of India’s Silent War

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Mar , 2015

The day of 16 March 2015 must be remembered by our countrymen for the sacrifice of a civilian soldier DK Ravi who laid down his life fighting a silent war. It is against the most dangerous of all...

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Limited Rise in India’s Defence Budget 2015 - 16

Limited Rise in India’s Defence Budget 2015 - 16

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 02 Mar , 2015

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting his maiden budget on 28 Feb, 2015 underlined that defence of every square inch of our mother land comes before anything else. …push towards ‘Make...

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Obama’s Visit: A Paradigm Shift in Strategic Partnership

Obama’s Visit: A Paradigm Shift in Strategic Partnership

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 Jan , 2015

President Obama and the First Lady came to India this week on a state visit from 25 to 27 Jan 2015. This visit underscored the importance of the fact that the USA and India are true global...

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Crystal Gazing the Future from Peshawar

Crystal Gazing the Future from Peshawar

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 19 Dec , 2014

Pakistan was created on religious lines in 1947 by partitioning of India. Today it stands at the cross roads even after 67 years of its creation completely confused and chaotic. One side is the...

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Now at Sydney: Is India Prepared

Now at Sydney: Is India Prepared

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Dec , 2014

Indians woke up to the news of a hostage crisis at Sydney’s busy Martin Place in the central business district. Around 40 hostages were held up at Lindt Chocolate Shop and Café by a likely IS...

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Fighting the Proxy War on Social Media

Fighting the Proxy War on Social Media

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 12 Dec , 2014

On one side Modi in his Srinagar rally literally snatched the moral high ground from the army that it had assumed by a series of path breaking stances. And on the other our top military brass was...

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FREMM: A Multi-Mission Frigate by DCNS

FREMM: A Multi-Mission Frigate by DCNS

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Vol. 29.4 Oct-Dec 2014 | Date: 11 Dec , 2014

The FREMM has already entered the world market. Morocco has also ordered one Aquitaine class FREMM Frigate. The vessel, to be named Mohammed VI, is set to become the flagship of the Royal Moroccan...

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Kashmir Under Spotlight and Our Response

Kashmir Under Spotlight and Our Response

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Dec , 2014

Kashmir has come under focus for all the reasons that should worry India. The LOC has recently become active, as there have been a large number of cease fire violations and hostile actions by our...

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SAARC without Pakistan

SAARC without Pakistan

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 25 Nov , 2014

Prime Minister of India Mr Narendra Modi had described his first major foreign policy initiative of inviting South Asian Association Regional Cooperation (SAARC) leaders for his swearing-in on...

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Al-Qaeda set to burn the Ganga Post 2014

Al-Qaeda set to burn the Ganga Post 2014

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Nov , 2014

The year 2014 is very important to many of us, in the Indian sub-continent for some reason or other. The importance of which is being discussed on the television, the radio and in the print media...

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ISIS Flags in Kashmir: Dangers ensconced in mass appeal

ISIS Flags in Kashmir: Dangers ensconced in mass appeal

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Oct , 2014

On Oct 14, Indians were shocked by the visuals on their television sets of a stone pelting ritual in Srinagar. An event generally played out after the Friday prayers, however this time occurring...

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Ceasefire Violations: Has the time come to call the Pakistan’s bluff

Ceasefire Violations: Has the time come to call the Pakistan’s bluff

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Oct , 2014

Heavy firing by Pakistani troops from across the International Border in RS Pura sector in Jammu region began on the night of Oct 5th. Since then it has been “continuing intermittently” as I...

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Modi’s visit to US: India’s Strategic Affirmation

Modi’s visit to US: India’s Strategic Affirmation

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 25 Sep , 2014

Indian Prime Minister’s visit to the United States comes after Modi’s series of bilateral interactions with regional and global heavy weights. This fast paced movement in foreign policy in...

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Modi’s Realism Overtakes Nehru’s Idealism

Modi’s Realism Overtakes Nehru’s Idealism

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 19 Sep , 2014

On the Sep 18, India entered a new era when Prime Minister of India Mr Modi sitting next to the Chinese President Mr Xi Jinping briefed the press, categorically stating that peace and tranquility...

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Xi Jinping on Modi's Turf: A Strategic Perspective

Xi Jinping on Modi's Turf: A Strategic Perspective

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 Sep , 2014

Xi Jinping will embark on India’s visit starting from Gujarat on 17 Sep 2014. The visit comes at the heels of just concluded Modi’s Japan visit.  Long predicted Asian age has signaled its...

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Kashmir: Solution lies elsewhere

Kashmir: Solution lies elsewhere

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Book Excerpt: Kashmir's Death Trap | Date: 23 Aug , 2014

The root cause of instability in the South Asian region is no doubt the lingering dispute in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). Whether India agrees to this or not, the Kashmir issue is the core issue beyond...

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