Articles

De-mon — huge, successful course-correction

S Gurumurthy, Vice Chairman, VIF

Of all the multidimensional corrective elements that were missed — actually, side-stepped if not suppressed — in the politically uproarious anti-Modi national discourse about the demonetization exercise, the most important element was the huge cr

07/09/2017
Economic Studies

De-mon — a multidimensional project

S Gurumurthy, Vice Chairman, VIF

That 99 per cent of the de-legalised Rs 500/1,000 denomination notes was returned back to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been cited by opposition parties, experts and the media alike as the sole test of failure of demonetisation (which, for brev

07/09/2017
Economic Studies

Some Lessons from Doklam

Lt Gen (Dr) V K Saxena (Retd), PVSM,AVSM,VSM, Visiting Fellow, VIF

While the resolution of the Doklam stand-off as reported by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on 28 Aug is being hailed as a diplomatic breakthrough and an achievement of sorts for India in the open source reports, this work tries to revisit the

06/09/2017
National Security and Strategic Studies, Border and Coastal Security

The Ever-expanding Right to Life and Personal Liberty

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF
05/09/2017
Policies & Perspectives

चीन पर उत्कृष्टता केंद्र तैयार करना

Maj Gen (Retd.) P K Chakravorty

परिचय भारत के पास चीन के बारे में कोई स्पष्ट धारणा नहीं है और हमारे विचार अब भी 1962 के युद्

04/09/2017
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Hindi

Beyond the Rhetoric - The Bottom line Challenges for Ground Based Air Defence

Lt Gen (Dr) V K Saxena (Retd), PVSM,AVSM,VSM, Visiting Fellow, VIF

Gun Systems No country the word over ever throws away its old calibres (implying gun systems). Russia is still going strong with its 57 mm, 85 mm air defence guns (besides the newer vintage of 23 mm and 30 mm). Sweden, Italy, and

30/08/2017
Technological and Scientific Studies

डोकलम में भारत-चीन टकराव के दौरान चीनी प्रचार का संक्षिप्त विश्लेषण

Jayadeva Ranade

डोकलम पठार पर भारतीय और चीनी सेना के बीच जारी टकराव के दौरान 16 जून से 1 अगस्त, 2017 के बीच चीन के प्रचा

29/08/2017
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Hindi

Walking Through the Legal Minefield of Triple Talaq

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF
29/08/2017
Policies & Perspectives

India and North West Indian Ocean Region - Role of Geo-Economics in Bridging the Gulf

Saurabh Chandra

Salience of West Asian Economy The North West Indian Ocean Region encompasses the Arabian Sea and stretches from the Gulf of Oman to the Persian Gulf, through the Straits of Hormuz, while the Bab-el-Mandeb connects the Gulf of Ade

28/08/2017
International Relations and Diplomacy, Indian Ocean Region

नैतिकता की पट्टी खोलकर राजनीति को समझें

Rajesh Singh, Visiting Fellow, VIF

भारतीय राजनीति की दुनिया जटिल है। यदि इसे सही और गलत की दृष्टि से देखा जाए तो गलतियों की गुंजाइश

25/08/2017
Governance and Political Studies, Hindi