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Tactical Nuclear Weapons (TNW) in Current Indo-Pak Environment

Introduction

Nuclear weapons have been primarily categorised into Strategic and Non- strategic weapons. Strategic weapons have a longer range and higher yield. Non- strategic nuclear weapons conversely have a smaller range and lower...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Defence

घूसखोरी और काले धन के खिलाफ मोदी का साहसिक संग्राम

प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने 1,000 रुपये और 500 रुपये के नोटों की कानूनी मान्यता 8 नवंबर, 2016 की आधी रात से खत्म होने की जो हैरत में डालने वाली घोषणा की, वह दशकों से भारतीय अर्थव्यवस्था को घुन की तरह चाट रहे काले धन के अभिशाप पर सबसे हिम्मत भरा...

Hindi, Economic Studies

General Sinha: Great Soldier-Scholar

In passing away of Lieutenant General Srinivas Kumar Sinha, PVSM, on 17 Nov 2016, at the ripe age of 90 years, the nation has lost one of her most celebrated soldier scholar.

Born in 1926 in Gaya (Bihar) in a family of distinguished civil...

आतंकवाद ही था असली एजेंडा

ब्रिक्स और बिम्सटेक शिखर बैठकों के दौरान प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने पाकिस्तान को आतंकवाद के साथ उसके संबंधों के मसले पर जिस तरह आड़े हाथों लिया, वह भारत में कई लोगों को अतिवादी लगा। आलोचना के विभिन्न बिंदुओं का सार यही है कि इन बहुपक्षीय आयोजनों...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Hindi, Pakistan

Demonetization: Restoring Probity in public Life

The dramatic announcement by the Prime Minister on the 08-11-2016 regarding De-monetising Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes from the midnight of the same day has electrified the national mood and has altered the paradigm of public life.

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Economic Studies

War Against Daesh (ISIS) – An Assessment of Mosul Campaign

After having crushed the concept of the Caliphate little over 90 years ago by Kemal Ataturk, the first president of the modern-day Turkey, a renewed effort was made by a newly-founded Sunni militant group, which, today, is known by the name...

West Asia, International Relations and Diplomacy

भारत की पहले ही कार्रवाई एवं प्रतिकार (पीएईआर) करने की नई रणनीति

भारत के हालिया लक्षित हमलों (सर्जिकल स्ट्राइक) को कुछ लोग प्रतिकार तथा उड़ी हमलों का बदला लेना मानते हैं। इसमें कुछ सच तो है, लेकिन यही पूरा सच नहीं है। भारत ‘हजारों घावों’ के जरिये उसे तकलीफ देने की पाकिस्तान की रणनीति के कारण हो रही आतंकी...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Hindi

Keep The Armed Forces Out of Politics!

The Indian Armed Forces have fought and won four wars against our Western neighbor, a state where the country does not have an army but the Army has a country. Despite these obvious victories, the Indian Armed Forces have never fallen prey to the...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Defence

Realizing the ‘Make Defence Equipment in India’ Dream by First Nurturing in-house Human Resources

Introduction

The Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) 2016 was unveiled by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) in March this year incorporating most of the recommendations of the Committee of Experts (CoE) constituted by MoD for ‘Amendment...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Defence

Modi’s daring War on Bribery and Black Money

The stunning announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that from midnight of November 8, 2016, the presently circulating currency notes of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denominations will cease to be legal tender is the boldest attack on the scourge of...

Economic Studies