Chief of Defence Staff for India

During Independence Day speech the Prime Minister of India announced that India will have Chief of Defence Staff in its Defence Establishment. In that context I am sharing my views on the subject, in response to the questions by Senior Editor Aditi Prasad of National Daily Hindustan Times. (6 minutes video-clip) by Hindustan Times #ChiefofDefenceStaff #PossibleJointStructures #SBAsthana #AditiPrasad #HindustanTimes https://www.hindustantimes.com/videos/india-news/decoding-pm-modi-s-decision-to-appoint-chief-of-defence-staff/video-IBmT7ZQCRFshLeAli0wliJ.html?fbclid=IwAR26i2izg-yELkZb7EvPWka8iM-FBeKnOo1CKqXwuGwG7tqpKXBdZbVu3ls

UNSC close door meet: What it means for India? HT Conversation.

Sharing my conversation with Hindustan Times about UNSC close door meeting and its implications for India, Pakistan, China and more....... The conversation is being anchored by Senior Editor Aditi Prasad of Hindustan Times.(8 minutes video-clip) #UNSCclosedoormeeting #Article370#JammuKashmir #Pakistan #SBAsthana #AditiPrasad #HindustanTimes https://www.hindustantimes.com/videos/india-news/un-security-council-closed-door-meet-on-kashmir-what-it-means-for-india/video-SJItrQQ3P4Tv7Zpa6G06sM.html?fbclid=IwAR0Dcf99BuIM55wTYRhiQZTo3vbTRWmw7NNbWjs0TpNzlNSDZStth-qJU0Y

Article 370 Revoked: What follows in Kashmir

Sharing my conversation with National Daily Hindustan Times on revoking of Article 370 and its impact on Kashmir, Pakistan, China, UNSC and more....... The conversation is being anchored by Senior Editor Aditi Prasad of Hindustan Times.(14 minutes video-clip) #Article370#JammuKashmir #Pakistan #SBAsthana #AditiPrasad #HindustanTimes https://www.hindustantimes.com/videos/india-news/separatists-will-try-to-ignite-kashmir-once-sec-144-is-removed-expert/video-RO1wWHGdRCG9NVG4w0jNVM.html?fbclid=IwAR3y4SdOuiS_xHfq3EesBLp1q6bxbTdUNPK_V83oejwRk7mmbjVeRb-GnXg

Interview with General Asthana: „In the existing circumstances Indian Military can fulfill its roles successfully“ Global Review(Germany)

I am sharing with friends my interview by Global Review, (Germany).   The interviewer is  Ralf Ostener. The Interview has been taken in English,  published in German language. Although I am attaching the URL of publication below, but there could be errors due to language translation twice.   The interview covers a wide canvas from Indian aspiration, its Military capabilities, … Continue reading Interview with General Asthana: „In the existing circumstances Indian Military can fulfill its roles successfully“ Global Review(Germany)

Interview on UNPK operations and Indian contingent by Radio France Internationale

Sharing extracts of my Interview on UN Peacekeeping operations and contribution of indian contingents, held at USI of India. The Interview was taken by Radio France Internationale, taken in English and published in French. The interviewer is Mr Sebastian Francis, their correspondent. It is in French media in print as well as audio form on … Continue reading Interview on UNPK operations and Indian contingent by Radio France Internationale