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
I am sharing an article of mine published by Global Review ( Germany). Although I am attaching the URL of publication below, but there could be errors due to language translation twice. For the benefit of friends who do not understand German language, I am sharing the English version. https://www.global-review.info/2018/12/01/g-20-meeting-is-strategic-balancing-a-new-normal-in-interlinked-world/ Politik und Kritik weltweit Impressum … Continue reading G 20- Meeting: Is Strategic Balancing a ‘New Normal’ in the Interlinked World?(Global Review, Germany)
Sharing my article published in Modern Diplomacy before the G-20 Summit. It has been updated post the Summit, although few bilateral meetings are still in progress. The G-20 Summit 2018, besides its normal proceedings, will be remembered for extraordinary large number of bilateral and trilateral meetings on the sidelines, which seem to be even more … Continue reading Is Strategic Balancing a ‘New Normal’ in Interlinked World?(Updated post G-20)