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Dec 20, 2016
Chief of Defence Staff coming? A flood of questions on 'when' and 'who' but still no answersWhat the country needs is a CDS with full operational powers and HQ IDS getting fully merged with the Ministry of Defence.
Dec 16, 2016
Have cleared names for the next Indian Army chief and IAF chief, says Manohar ParrikarDefence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday that he will soon name the next Indian Army and Indian Air Force chiefs.
Oct 23, 2016
Indus Water Treaty: In a bid to 'exploit to the maximum', govt decides to fast-track irrigation projectsAmid growing strain in Indo-Pak ties, government is planning to fast-track four projects in Indus river basin to increase irrigation area in Jammu and Kashmir by nearly 2.05 lakh acres, weeks after India decided to "exploit to the maximum" the water of Pakistan-controlled rivers, including Jhelum, as per Indus Water Treaty (IWT).
Oct 15, 2016
Death of cultural bonhomie: Is condemning Pakistani artistes an apt response to terrorism?Lata Mangeshkar or Ghulam Ali, Shah Rukh or Fawad Khan — they are the bridge that draws India and Pakistan close, even as the conflict over terrorism and Kashmir tears us apart. But we may be far from it right now.
Oct 10, 2016
Should Indian Army take over running schools, training centres for an incompetent state govt?Apart from fighting proxy wars and conducting surgical strikes, the Indian Army also runs schools, manages women empowerment centres and handles vocational training centres in Jammu and Kashmir.
Oct 09, 2016
Is the Raheel-Nawaz Sharif face off in Pakistan an echo of Musharraf’s 1999 coup?Would international powers prefer multiple power centres so that the army remains domestically leashed, and the situation in Pakistan might remain relatively stable?
Oct 03, 2016
Pakistan launches disinformation offensive after surgical strikes on PoKExpectedly, Pakistan has mounted a massive campaign of disinformation against the surgical strikes in PoK by India on 28 September
Oct 02, 2016
Headed for a war? The long term implications of India's attack on PakistanAfter Prime Minister Narendra Modi ordered retaliation, the conflict seems to be contained. India used very cautious language when announcing the surgical strike. We also assured Pakistan and the world we were not planning further action.
Sep 29, 2016
Increasing 'happiness quotient' of Indian soldiers: A concept that belongs on paper aloneMultiple media reports state that the that DRDO is to tie-up with IIT-Kharagpur to increase the ‘happiness quotient’ of Indian soldiers; some say the endeavour is devised to bring the smile back to the faces of the soldiers, and others say it's to heighten the morale of soldiers
Sep 23, 2016
Uran alert: From Mumbai to Uri, India's failure to learn from past is the only common threadAfter the Uri attack it is clear that India's security problems are linked to improper functioning of parliament & consequently poor formulation of laws.