Effectiveness of Quad to Check Chinese Incremental Encroachment in Indo-Pacific

I am sharing with friends an article/opinion of mine  by Global Review, (Germany).   Although I am attaching the URL of publication below, but there could be errors due to language translation twice.   The gist of this article/opinion  has been published by other online journals in various forms, whose URLs are also being shared. https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2019/12/22/can-quad-be-effective-against-incremental-encroachment-of-china-in-indo-pacific-region/ https://www.wionews.com/opinions/south-china-sea-standoff-can-quad-check-chinas-encroachment-270414   … Continue reading Effectiveness of Quad to Check Chinese Incremental Encroachment in Indo-Pacific

Combating Information Warfare of Adversaries Post Abrogation of Article 370

Sharing with friends my detailed analysis on the subject published in Indian and global online papers/journals due to urgency of the matter. Having failed on all fronts, Pakistan is launching a reckless information war with structured themes, with meaningless rhetorics, warmongering and targetted propaganda campaign. To counter the same there is a need to increase … Continue reading Combating Information Warfare of Adversaries Post Abrogation of Article 370

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

Article 370 Revoking in Jammu & Kashmir is India’s Internal Reform: Should others be Concerned?

Sharing my analysis on the subject. Abrogation of Article 370 does not alter any LoC/LAC/IB/AGPL. It is purely internal matter.While the discomfort of Pakistan and to some extent China was unwarranted, but expected, it was regrettable that some segments of global media chose to carry propaganda stories, based on fake news propagated by interested parties. … Continue reading Article 370 Revoking in Jammu & Kashmir is India’s Internal Reform: Should others be Concerned?

The US-Iran Standoff: Is someone controlling escalation dynamics to prevent avoidable disaster?

The situation in Gulf continues to be tensed since two weeks, as Iran threatens UK to take retaliatory actions over seizure of Iranian tanker off the coast of Spain by UK, which Iran alleges has been done to prevent its oil flow to Syria. There is another Iranian oil tanker alleged to be held up … Continue reading The US-Iran Standoff: Is someone controlling escalation dynamics to prevent avoidable disaster?