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India responding proactively to China threat at LAC

Over the last year and a half, China has taken several overt steps to undermine India at the Line of Control (LAC). These steps are in the form of passing new border laws, heavy deployment of troops and weaponry, using demographic changes to displace the local Tibetan population, etc. However, right since the Doklam standoff, India has responded to China proactively. A quick look at the actions initiated by India

भारतीय अर्थव्यवस्था

चीन के साथ व्यापारी सहयोग करने पर भारत सावधानी से फ़ैसला करेगा – विदेश सचिव श्रिंगला के संकेत नई दिल्ली – लद्दाख की एलएसी पर तनाव कम करने के लिए भारत और चीन के लष्करी अधिकारियों के बीच चर्चा का १४वाँ सत्र जल्द ही शुरू होगा। उससे पहले चीन भारत के पास, व्यापारी संबंध पहले जैसे करने की माँग कर रहा है। भारत हालांकि इस पर विचार कर रहा है,

China’s unique hypersonic missile test wakes US out of slumber

China’s hypersonic weapon test in July also had with it a so far unknown advancement. Beijing fired a nuclear-capable hypersonic glide vehicle along with a separate missile, reported the Financial Times recently. The report also says that this ‘first of its kind’ test has perplexed US scientists. Many military experts consider the use of such a projectile as a countermeasure to fool missile defence systems and prevent them from shooting

Chief of Defence, General Rawat higlights 500% rise in cybercrimes in India

India’s Chief of Defence Staff, General Bipin Rawat, inaugurated the 14th edition of ‘c0c0n’, the annual cyber security and hacking conference. Inauguration of a cyber security conference meant to discuss civilian use of cyberspace and the precautions surrounding it by the Chief of Defence Staff highlights the direct relationship between a common man’s use of the internet and national security. During the event, General Rawat drew attention to the fact

Chinese Debt Trap set to take serious beating globally

The world has very well realized the cost of Chinese debt. The Chinese are known to offer cheap loans to smaller nations and force unneeded infrastructure projects leading to bankruptcy and debt trap. Right from the Pacific to Latin American, from Africa to Europe and Asia, the number of countries facing an economic crisis, Chinese blackmail and local unrest due to the Chinese debt trap is large. However, the pandemic

ताइवान मसले से जुडी गतिविधियों में तेजी

साउथ चाइना सी में चीन को प्रत्युत्तर देने के लिए ताइवान ने पनडुब्बी तैनात की तैपई/बीजिंग – ताइवान पर हमला करने के लिए चीन द्वारा बनाई जानेवालीं योजनाएँ और उसके लिए जारी आक्रामक हरकतों की पृष्ठभूमि पर, ताइवान ने ‘साऊथ चाइना सी’ में पनडुब्बी तैनात की है। ताइवान के रक्षा विभाग ने जारी की रिपोर्ट से यह बात सामने आई। ताइवान में अपनी पनडुब्बी ‘स्प्रार्टले आयलंड’ के पास के ‘तायपिंग

Indian military’s Non-Contact Warfare doctrine

A few months back, India’s Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said, ‘Non-contact warfare would help gain an advantage over adversaries in the future. Quantum technology, cyberspace and above all, Artificial Intelligence need to be leveraged’. Non-contact warfare includes intimidating the adversary without any physical contact. Today, General Rawat is tasked with drafting a doctrine for non-contact warfare and tracking its implementation. Embracing it could change the way the

भारत रक्षा क्षेत्र

चीन को चेतावनी देने के लिए लद्दाख की एलएसी पर भारतीय सेना का युद्धाभ्यास लडाख – पूर्वी लद्दाख में १४ हज़ार फीट की ऊंचाई पर युद्धाभ्यास करके भारतीय सेना ने चीन को अपनी क्षमता का एहसास करा दिया। लद्दाख की एलएसी पर भारतीय सेना को चुनौती देने की तैयारी कर रहे चीन ने, अपने जवानों के लिए ‘मोबाईल ऑक्सिजन गिअर्स’ यानी प्राणवायु का सप्लाई करनेवाली यंत्रणा तैयार की है। पिछले साल लद्दाख

G-20, COP26 and India

Last week, the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi embarked on crucial visits to attend the G-20 (Group of 20) meeting in Italy, a bilateral visit to the Vatican City followed by the COP26 (Conference of Parties) Summit in the United Kingdom. Group of 20 The Group of 20 nations are the top twenty economies of the world. The importance of the G-20 is underlined by the facts which say

Lebanon Crisis

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain have withdrawn their envoys from Lebanon while also sending back or summoning the Lebanese Ambassador. The sudden diplomatic row erupted after Lebanese Information Minister George Kordahi criticised the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen, disturbing the nations participating in the Yemen conflict. The diplomatic crisis could not have come at a worse time as Lebanon teeters towards being a failed state. Sick Economy Lebanon’s public debt