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The Chanakyan Prime Minister

The Chanakyan Prime Minister Dr Kajari Kamal A year-long, grand scale, centenary celebrations to mark the 100th birth anniversary is a fitting homage to former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao…

India-Russia Friendship Renewed

Minister Jaishankar’s visit to Russia from July 7 to 9 was important in the context of the new instabilities surfacing in the international system, the increasingly strident US-China rivalry, the…

Triumph of Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan and Threat to India

Triumph of Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan and Threat to India Dr G Shreekumar Menon The Americans and the Europeans have just managed to wriggle out of Afghanistan. Immediately after the aftermath…

Civil Defence – Gateway of Total Protection

Gone are those days when wars used to be fought at the borders and between two armed forces. With the advent of air arm and weapons of mass destruction (WMDs),…

Modified Legacy of Narasimha Rao @100

Former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao has left such a rich legacy, that even a whole year of his centenary celebrations could not do justice to it. But the year…

Is Kerala Becoming Another Kashmir: Not Tourism, its Terrorism!

On 30 June 2021, Shri Loknath Behera, IPS retired after his tenure as one of the longest serving Kerala State Police Chief. On the eve of his relinquishment, he candidly…

Indian Military: Setting Course for the Centennial

On 15 August 2022, India, the ‘Sone Ki Chiriya’ (literally ‘Golden Bird’) of yore, will celebrate its Diamond Jubilee marking 75 years of Independence from the British (or, as Shashi…

India-Armenia Partnership : Emerging Balancing Factor in South Caucasus

India-Armenia Partnership : Emerging Balancing Factor in South Caucasus Nvard Chalikyan and Paul Antonopoulos Azerbaijan’s “victory” in the Nagorno-Karabakh War was an important geopolitical win for Turkey, which Erdoğan described…

India-Israel Ties: No “Right”, No “Left” on This One!

India-Israel Ties: No "Right", No "Left" on This One! Daniel Carmon On the eve of the 2015 elections to Israel's parliament, when serving as Ambassador of Israel to India, I…

Rise of Narco-Terrorism in India : An Open Secret

Rise of Narco-Terrorism in India : An Open Secret Dr G Shreekumar Menon Today, June 26th 2021, as the world observes, yet another International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit…

Rebooting Jammu and Kashmir

Rebooting Jammu and Kashmir Sushant Sareen The software in Jammu and Kashmir was updated nearly two years ago in August 2019, but the system had not been rebooted completely. The…

Future Indian Forces With Indigenous Character

Future Indian Forces With Indigenous Character Lt Gen KJ Singh (Retd) PM’s Modi's statement at Kevadia, while addressing Combined Commanders conference has generated considerable interest, in strategic circles. The address…