DRDO Reset: Time to Recalibrate its Gunsight for Empowerment of the Defence Forces
02Apr

DRDO Reset: Time to Recalibrate its Gunsight for Empowerment of the Defence…

Icon-download “Proud of our DRDO scientists ‘Mission Divyastra’, the first flight test of indigenously developed Agni-5 missile with Multiple Independently…

Reorienting Towards A Joint Services Organisational Culture
18Mar

Reorienting Towards A Joint Services Organisational Culture

Icon-download ‘A NATION’S CULTURE RESIDES IN THE HEARTS AND IN THE SOUL OF ITS PEOPLE’  -Mahatma Gandhi- As the nation…

Operation Atalanta: New Horizons of Maritime Security Co-operation Between India and Other Nations
21Feb

Operation Atalanta: New Horizons of Maritime Security Co-operation Between India and Other…

Introduction To increase the security measures in the maritime domain especially in the region of the Horn of Africa, different…

Need For Indian Defence University
20Feb

Need For Indian Defence University

BACKGROUND The idea for Indian Defence University (IDU), an autonomous institution, was initially conceived in 1967, strongly recommended by “Sethna…

China’s Infrastructure Development Along The Line Of Actual Control (LAC) and Implications for India
29Jan

China’s Infrastructure Development Along The Line Of Actual Control (LAC) and Implications…

Introduction The timely and exact delivery of combat force to the desired area of interest depends on the strong infrastructure…

India- Kenya Joint Vision Statement: Opportunities Ahead
29Jan

India- Kenya Joint Vision Statement: Opportunities Ahead

Introduction India and Kenya completed their 60 years of diplomatic relations in 2023. The two countries share a strong bond,…

India’s Approach To Indus Water Treaty: National Security Perspective
29Jan

India’s Approach To Indus Water Treaty: National Security Perspective

“Every factor was against us. The only sensible thing to do was to try and get a settlement, even though…

PM Modi’s sortie on LCA Tejas: Raises Expectations
01Dec

PM Modi’s sortie on LCA Tejas: Raises Expectations

Introduction On November 25, 2023, history was made when Prime Minister Narendra Modi fully kitted in IAF green flying overall,…

Military Leadership Challenges: Navigating Complexities of 21st Century
28Nov

Military Leadership Challenges: Navigating Complexities of 21st Century

Introduction Military leadership in the 21st century presents a multitude of intricate and multifarious challenges that necessitate character, flexibility, creativity,…

The Jus ad Bellum and Jus ad Bello Dilemma’ With Focus on Israel – Hamas War
25Nov

The Jus ad Bellum and Jus ad Bello Dilemma’ With Focus on…

Preamble. Global organisations and leaders, geo-political and security experts, international think tanks and the global citizen have always questioned the…

From Pixels To Purpose: Digital De-Tox And Indian Army
20Nov

From Pixels To Purpose: Digital De-Tox And Indian Army

Introduction The increasing prevalence of digital devices and internet connectivity has led to a growing dependence on technology, resulting in…

Capability Development Through Technology: A Tri Service Prognosis For Integration
15Nov

Capability Development Through Technology: A Tri Service Prognosis For Integration

Whatever Can Be Clearly Defined Can Be Precisely Designed and Developed Introduction The long drawn Russian Ukraine War  and the…

Hamas – Israel Conflict 2023: Ushering an Era of Geopolitical Instability And Its Fallout
31Oct

Hamas – Israel Conflict 2023: Ushering an Era of Geopolitical Instability And…

The Geopolitical Chessboard and the Shifting Balance of Power in the Middle East The Middle East’s geopolitical complexity is rooted…

Maldives: Choices and Implications for India
30Oct

Maldives: Choices and Implications for India

Background Maldives is an archipelago in the South Asian region which has Sunni Islam prescribed as its official religion[1]. Still,…

Lethal Autonomous Weapon System and International Concerns
20Oct

Lethal Autonomous Weapon System and International Concerns

For as long as humans have waged war, they have constantly taken up measures to develop and improve the technology…

Hamas Attack Is Not Just A Failure Of Imagination: Holds Valuable Lessons For India
20Oct

Hamas Attack Is Not Just A Failure Of Imagination: Holds Valuable Lessons…

There have always been concerns about war among Israelis, but it has been decades since they had to wonder whether…

China’s Growing Capability in Underwater Warfare: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
12Oct

China’s Growing Capability in Underwater Warfare: Implications for the Indo-Pacific

Introduction With the proliferation of technology, the rivalry between nation-states has expanded to various grounds from the outer space to…

Key Takeaways From India’s G-20 Presidency
09Oct

Key Takeaways From India’s G-20 Presidency

Introduction The G-20 is a forum for economic cooperation that was established back in 1999 and has its roots in…

Tryst With Technology – Counter Insurgency Counter Terrorist Op Scenario Perspective
05Oct

Tryst With Technology – Counter Insurgency Counter Terrorist Op Scenario Perspective

Merging Technology with Tactics is the next big disruption in military operations, with technology being the first respondent in CICT…

Chinese Human Intelligence Operations And Elite-To-Elite Diplomacy
03Oct

Chinese Human Intelligence Operations And Elite-To-Elite Diplomacy

Human intelligence is a complex business, wherein special agents are employed for the collection of intelligence, manipulation of information, deception…

The ‘Tibet Factor’ In The India-China Border Dispute
02Oct

The ‘Tibet Factor’ In The India-China Border Dispute

Introduction In the past, Tibet has thrived as a preserve of an antiquated civilization, living in the isolation and calm…

The Upsurge of Terrorism in South Kashmir and Jammu: The Changing Dynamics
26Sep

The Upsurge of Terrorism in South Kashmir and Jammu: The Changing Dynamics

Introduction The Indian region of Jammu and Kashmir has always been a hotbed of terrorism, this is multifaceted and finds…

Fighting In The Age Of Unmanned Weapons: Straws In The Wind
21Sep

Fighting In The Age Of Unmanned Weapons: Straws In The Wind

“History shows that what matters most in periods of technological disruption is not getting a new technology first or even…

Atmanirbhar Bharat -Indigenisation In Defence Sector
20Sep

Atmanirbhar Bharat -Indigenisation In Defence Sector

“I want to tell the people of the whole world: Come, make in India. Come and manufacture in India. Go…

The Camp David Summit: Championing A New Era of North East Asian Security?
18Sep

The Camp David Summit: Championing A New Era of North East Asian…

“We, the leaders of Japan, the Republic of Korea (ROK), and the United States, convened at Camp David to inaugurate…