We Should Fix Our Aim Of Achieving Self Reliance in Defence Up To 80 Percent By 2030

Sharing my interview by Business World regarding Defense Manufacturing and Self Reliance in Defence to be focus of future Governments in India. The interviewer is Mr Manish Kumar Jha. The URL is placed below   http://bwdefence.businessworld.in/article/We-Should-Fix-Our-Aim-Of-Achieving-Self-Reliance-Up-To-80-Percent-By-2030-As-A-Reasonable-Goal-Gen-S-Asthana/11-04-2019-169082/?fbclid=IwAR0LFzCdz0psdC87hooP1I9IVjwkcdrmZ38eqJr7ZcA5TCcPOTi320Mnob0#.XK8_tpRJ05y.facebook (The views expressed are my personal views  and do not represent views of any organisation. Major General S B … Continue reading We Should Fix Our Aim Of Achieving Self Reliance in Defence Up To 80 Percent By 2030

Interview with Major General Asthana: Pakistan and the “Policy of bleeding India with a thousand cuts”

I am sharing with friends my interview by Global Review, (Germany)   The interviewer is  Ralf Ostener. The interviewer has questioned on various aspects about Pakistan, and Afghanistan region, including US Taliban Peace Talks.   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 … Continue reading Interview with Major General Asthana: Pakistan and the “Policy of bleeding India with a thousand cuts”

Interview of S B Asthana by Financial Express 15 Feb 2019

Sharing an interview of mine published by Financial Express on the subject, taken immediately after the tragic incident of fidayeen attack on CRPF convoy, quoting my advise of immediate withdrawal of security of separatists and other issues. It's good that it has been done, although should have been done much earlier. The piece has been … Continue reading Interview of S B Asthana by Financial Express 15 Feb 2019

Defence: A Heavy Load- BW DEFENCE

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

In 2019, I would expect a simpler version of DPP, which makes procurement possible-Maj Gen SB Asthana, in BW DEFENCE

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