IDF SALUTES WOMEN IN WHITE FOR “SAILING A ‘KISHTI’ AGAINST TOOFANS ROUND THE WORLD”-& FELICITATES NAVY & ARCHITECT ADM AWATI AT A TIME NAVY’S EXPANSION IS SLOWED WITH A STARVATION BUDGET 2018-19 —— DESERVES MORE ‘SEA LEGS’ FOR MARITIME POWER —IDF OFFERS SOLUTIONS

 Ranjit B Rai  This IDF post must start with a Salute and a Bravo Zulu(BZ) by this old time  1974 Yachting Bronze Medalist,   to the…

CHINA MUST BE ANALYSING INDIA’S TILT TO USA & THE QUAD AS INDIAN OFICERS JOIN US COMMANDS ? DPC’s TASK IS TO EQUIP & RE-STRUCTURE MILITARY & PLAN STRATEGY FOR PAKISTAN-CPEC & UAE FOR MDA & WIN BHUTAN & SAFEGUARD INDIA IRAN BIZ AS TRUMP HAS WALKED AWAY

 Ranjit B Rai  This Part Two post attempts to analyse  the crucial Defence Planning Committee’s task (DPC), as past attempts by committees have been futile. …

RECENT NMF-CNA MEET CONFIRMS INDIA IS IN USA’s MARITIME CAMP-THAT LEAVES NSA LED DPC TO ENSURE EQUIPMENT & INTER-AGENCY COORDINATION AS MODI- XI JINPING BROKERED BORDER PEACE-SO DPC CAN ATTEND TO PAKISTAN-CPEC & DEFINE INDO PACIFIC POSTURES & NAVY’S NUCLEAR DOCTRINE & BHUTAN ON CHUMBI VALLEY FOR SECURITY

Ranjit B Rai  There was good news in the media IDF hails.  There is a saying, “One Must Cut One’s Coat According To One’s Cloth”.…

PM MODI & PRESIDENT XI JINPING SIPPED STRATEGIC TE (CHAI)- A BOAT RIDE & WALK –MODI PLAYED REACTIVE CHESS FOR BORDERS & XI PLAYED WEIQI(go) TO GET WORLD POWER & DREW INDIA INTO AFGHANISTAN —-NO MENTION OF CHINA’S MSR IN IOR OR PAKISTAN OR CPEC OR NSG OR MD AZAR IN WUHAN ??

Ranjit B Rai Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not taken a day’s leave in over four years but loves to travel, his working holidays in…

REMAINS NO 1 IMPORTER DEPITE ‘MAKE IN INDIA’BUT DEFEXPO-18 & THE SIDM-FRENCH GIGAS MEET & CII -SIDM-B2Bs PROMISE MUCH AS BJP RUSHES A DPC FOR SECURITY UNDER THE DEFACTO CDS –INDIA’s NSA

Ranjit B Rai On 15th  August, 2014 PM Modi electrified the nation in his long maiden speech from Red Fort  and heralded   a “ Make…

BREAKING NEWS FOR INDIA’S SECURITY –THE FIRST SIGNS OF AIR SEA BATTLE STRATEGY FOR INDIA DISCUSSED IN SINGAPORE IN THE 1990s HAS BARED ITS TEETH NOW — IAF SU -30MKI’s FLEW TO MALACCA STRAITS WITH DUMMY BRAHMOS IN GAGAN SHAKTI WITH IL-78s REFUELING & NAVAL SUPPORT IN IOR – BZs !

Ranjit B Rai The back ground to this IDF ANALYSIS is the 73 day Dolkam stand off which triggered war worries in India’s ‘free for…

ONLY DD TV COVERED 10TH DEFEXPO-OTHERS THE BLACK BALLOONS/FLAGS & CROWDS IN BLACK WITH ‘GO BACK MODI’ NARA—YET JUGADY DEFEXPO-18 WAS A PROFESSIONAL’S DELIGHT WITH POLITICAL DISCUSSIONS ON RAPE & FILTER COFFEE !

Ranjit B Rai…….. “In North Nescafe is popular. In South its Filter Coffee…..PM Modi speaks chaste Hindi in the North, and excellent English in the…

A PREVIEW OF DEFEXPO 2018 THAT RM SITHARAMAN HAS BROUGHT TO A TEMPLE SOUTH OF CHENNAI –IT WILL SHOWCASE OUR DEFENCE MAKING & IMPORTING & THE MILITARY’S JUGAD TO MAKE IT A SUCCESS

IDF Preview Analysis of DEFEXPO –Salaam Jugad !  DEFEXPO-2018 with military fanfare and bandobast opens on the East Coast Road located near Kollam on the…

INDIA’S DEFNCE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO PERFORM TO ITS ABILITIES WITHOUT A STRATEGY & NO THEATRE COMMANDS OR CDS FOR SYNERGY AND JOINTNESS– INDIA IS A WORLD POWER WITH CHALLENGES THAT ONLY NSA HANDLES FOR PM ?

Ranjit B Rai  Briefly this post is an Analysis on  ‘Strategic Thinking’ for India which  is defined as a  thinking process applied by an individual or…

PART 1 ANALYSIS OF ECONOMIST ARTICLE SAYS — INDIA’S ARMED FORCES – A PAPER ELEPHANT- INDIA SPENDS A FORTUNE ON DEFENCE AND GETS POOR VALUE FOR MONEY

Maldives Looks To Be In China’s ‘Necklace Of Ports’ In IOR & China Thwarts India’s Plans On Assumption Island – Only Malacca ‘Dilemma’ & ‘Quad…