Sharing an article published in BusinessWorld, about Defence Budget, Capacity Building, Force Structuring and way ahead quoting some of my analysis along with General V P Malik, former COAS and Laxman Kumar Behera from IDSA. The article is available in current printed Journal. The URL is as under:- http://www.businessworld.in/article/Defence-A-Heavy-Load/07-02-2019-166971/?fbclid=IwAR10WndKmLwqjW1F64_flNatV-u79bssWVtfTqxObGnkB4zu9qwp4Z5Nx8c#.XF6weDg92Sg.facebook (The views expressed are personal views … Continue reading Defence: A Heavy Load- BW DEFENCE
Sharing my article published in Journal of the United Service Institution of India, Volume: CXLVIII No. 614, Period: September 2018 – December 2018 Publisher: USI of India, New Delhi USI of India is the oldest Think-Tank in India. The quarterly USI Journal is the oldest surviving defence journal in Asia, having first appeared in 1872 has been an uninterrupted Journal … Continue reading US – China Heated Cold War finds Taiwan as a Sensitive Spot
Sharing my interview published by Business World (Defence) on 15 January 2019 regarding Defence procurements, DPP, self reliance, Make in India, Defence Budget, Capacity building, force restructuring and related issues for 2019 and beyond. It is also available in printed Journal of the same month. The URL is given below:- http://bwdefence.businessworld.in/article/In-2019-I-would-expect-a-simpler-version-of-DPP-which-makes-procurement-possible-in-shorter-time-frame-with-minimum-obstacles-Maj-Gen-SB-Asthana/16-01-2019-166164/ (The views … Continue reading In 2019, I would expect a simpler version of DPP, which makes procurement possible-Maj Gen SB Asthana, in BW DEFENCE
National Security has a wide span and needs to cover much wider period for meaningful analysis, but to be realistic about current security dynamics in the country, speculating the immediate trends under the existing realities may be a useful, because in high voltage political scenario in the country due to 2019 elections, the National Security … Continue reading How Secure will India be in 2019?
The Vijai Diwas (16 December) carries one of the glorious memory in history of India and the victorious day in History of Indian Armed Forces, when they defeated East Pakistan in a 13 day war commencing on 03 December 1971, took 93000 troops of theirs as Prisoners of War and a new nation Bangladesh … Continue reading Vijai Diwas: Unparalleled victory of 1971 War of: We – The Indians