Chief of Defence Staff: A tale with many twists, indeed

Independence Day speech by the Prime Minister, in keeping with his flair for bold and audacious…

When the Dragon hides its shine and bides its time

China recently released a white paper titled “China’s national defence in the new era”, which sets…

Of army camps, fortresses, scapegoats and accountability

Ancient scriptures articulated realistic wisdom, Veer Bhogya Vasundhara implying that brave soldiers will enjoy the privileges…

Union Budget tells armed forces to cut the coat as per cloth

Defence outlay in the annual budget has once again belied expectations, pegged at Rs 3.18 lakh…

What’s the point in being mere paper tigers & Twitter warriors? By Lt Gen KJ Singh; Veteran

Citizen Warrior is an amorphous idea that dawned on me, thanks to a simple village carpenter…

On belling the cat: Diplomatic engagements with Pakistan

India and Pakistan, two nuclear ‘frenemies’ are locked in a series of senseless confrontations, distracting them…

Think out of the box, when it comes to defence modernization

Mercifully, the ‘maha dangal’ — Indian elections — has entered the concluding phase. It is amply…