Kashmir needs love not lathi

Ambreen Zaidi 46 days and counting and the restrictions continue in Kashmir. Children who are studying…

Rajnath Singh is first Indian defence minister to fly in Tejas

Broadsword Says he chose to fly Tejas because it is an Indian fighter By Ajai Shukla…

How Bad is the bargain in the offing? Modi & Trump

Bharat Karnad [Around 1999, Modi outside the White House fence on a US State Dept-hosted trip]…

Pakistan’s Nuclear Terror

Shweta Sehgal Nuclear arms do give a country unreasonable power over others, and if those possessing…

How America’s Af-Pak policy has imposed enduring security costs on India

Chellaney Afghan President Ashraf Ghani meets Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Brahma Chellaney,…

Limited choices in “Strategic Partners”

Broadsword By Ajai Shukla Business Standard, 17th Sept 19 Serious drawbacks were highlighted last week in…

India’s big military reform unlikely to work

By SAIKAT DATTA While a key military reform pending for two decades was finally announced last…

CDS selection: Government must follow transparent process

Lt General K J Singh There has been intense debate on the proposed chief of defence…

Navy Tejas fighter conducts landmark “arrested landing”

Broadsword Video of the first arrested landing by a Naval Tejas fighter By Ajai Shukla Business Standard,…

India’s missing kootayudha (covert warfare)

Bharat Karnad [The PM, Doval and Jaishankar] There may be some interest in hearing a videographed…