Al Qaeda Post Al-Baghdadi

Does the death of Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi sound the end of violent jihadist groups as was so triumphantly announced by US President Donald Trump? It does not appear so if […]

Let Them Take Flight

All major aerospace powers have possessed the capability to design airframes as well as power-plants and till such time that India can design and produce its own aero-engines, the performance […]

Is China An Emerging Naval Power in Indian Ocean?

With China focusing on increasing its naval strength and seeking to dominate the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) developing naval facilities in Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Pakistan along with planning to […]

The ‘P’ for Physics

Let’s start with that customary famous quote “Physics is Science, everything else is stamp collecting” – Rutherford Since all the engineering/technology is finally a subset of Physics, I believe the […]

India-Africa Strategic Ties: A Fresh Beginning

It is often said that the coming decades will be of Afro-Asian dominance in the global forum. Both the continents Asia and Africa emerging as important stakeholders in international affairs […]

Optimising India’s Strategic Interest in Nepal

New Delhi. After Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent Nepal visit to enhance strategic ties between China and Nepal, talks are on in India about both on strategic implications of China-Nepal […]

Xi-Modi Informal Summit

Taking place in the backdrop of the abrogation of Article 370 which had given special status to Jammu and Kashmir and creation of Union Territories of the border state, the […]

Put Square Pegs in Square Holes

It is indeed very much the need of the hour for India to have a Beaverbrook considering that top officers of the Armed Forces and other security experts keep talking […]

Imran’s Strategic Misadventure

Abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Indian Constitution has different ramifications. One is certainly India getting the opportunity to watch the domestic politics of Pakistan closely. New Delhi […]

Is Pakistan Facing Yet Another Military Take Over

In a major and significant development, Pak Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa held private meeting with Business Tycoons to boost an ailing economy. The country has been facing military […]

Indian Navy – Starved of Funds

The defining theme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s keynote speech at the Shangrila Dialogue in June 2018 at Singapore was the importance of connectivity in a globalised world, the need […]