Monthly Archives: May 2020

Digital Transformation and The Mechanised Forces: A New Era Or A Chimera?

Skyfall (2012) Q to 007:        Well, I’ll hazard I can do more damage on my laptop sitting in my pyjamas before my first cup of...

Expeditionary Capabilities : A Must

In a recent interaction with the media, General Bipin Rawat, the CDS mentioned that the Indian Armed Forces are not an Expeditionary Force and...

Sub-Tactical General

It was circa 2007, the military intelligentsia was grappling with the aftershocks of Op Iraqi Freedom and Israel-Lebanon War of 2006, and yours truly...

India-Nepal Tensions: More than about Lipulekh and Kalapani?

The India-Nepal relations witnessed a diplomatic spat over the inauguration of the Mansarovar Link Road – a strategic connector that links Pithoragadh in Uttrakhand...

China’s ‘Wolf Warrior’ Diplomacy is making less room for Panda Huggers

China’s diplomacy under the COVID-19 pandemic is highlighting a change in tone from what Henry Kissinger described as “subtle and indirect”.  In addition, Beijing’s...

Integrating Jammu and Kashmir with a Developmental Approach

An unprecedented decision by the Government of India was taken on 5 August 2019, the decision to abrogate Article 370 and Article 35A along...

Let’s Go Digital : Let’s Karo Na

Introduction It is a testing time for all of us as the world comes to a standstill. The COVID-19, virus spread through the labs of...

Afghanistan Peace Agreement And Covid-19: A Tragic Irony

The year 2020 began on a hope and a fear, the hope of achieving peace in Afghanistan and fears of an impending health crisis...

Army Officers Career Management: Take the Bull by the Horns!

Officers Management in the Army is demanding recognition as a controversial issue that has reached cul de sac.  This clarion call comes with five...

Lives or Livelihoods: Brace for Impact

The curse of mankind (which shows a  cyclic trend by occurring every 20th year in a 100 years) for the past 400 years, we...

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The Ladakh Crisis and The Opportunity for US-India Relations—with A Catch

CLAWS (New Delhi) – Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (US)  Joint Research CollaborationThree months after it began, there is still much that’s not known...

Defence ties between India and Indonesia: A New Thrust for Security Partnership

India and Indonesia share deep historical and civilisational relations as well as close cultural and commercial bonds. Indonesia has also been instrumental in the...

Independent Domain of China’s Cyberspace Operations

The transformation of the Chinese Military from September 2015 greatly emphasised on new Strategic Support Force (SSF), bringing about significant changes in warfighting and organizational...