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 !

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 South at Defexpo………Viva Le Difference ! PM knows how  to re-boot. 10TH Defexpo 2018 was the show that saw Indian Private Defence Industry and PSUs  tie up with many foreign […]

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

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 narrow East Coast Rd not very far from Mahabalipuram on the seaside  and this is a Preview  on April 10.th.    If you do not attend this may help and if […]

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 ?

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  group with the aim  of achieving success in a game, business, endeavours, foreign policy  or goals in war and peace.  Strategy is steered like a ship’s course,  and corrected along […]

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

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 Plus France Pose’ Challenges As China Looks To A Donglam/Jhamperi Take Over With Long Term Strategies On CPEC & Pakistan is the background. Ranjit B Rai with inputs. PART 2 […]

NAVY NEEDS TO SHOUT FOR MORE PLATFORMS APPROVED BY DAC AND REQUEST FOR  A NATIONAL SECURITY STRATEGY  TO ASSUAGE ASEAN LEADERS  SECURITY CONCERNS-----IN A WHITE PAPER ?

NAVY NEEDS TO SHOUT FOR MORE PLATFORMS APPROVED BY DAC AND REQUEST FOR A NATIONAL SECURITY STRATEGY TO ASSUAGE ASEAN LEADERS SECURITY CONCERNS—–IN A WHITE PAPER ?

Ranjit B Rai India’s oratorical & confidence oozing  Prime Minister Narendra Modi well hosted the 10 ASEAN  seasoned leaders who have a tougher job than him leading their countries combined 1.8 bill people with $ 2.9 Trill economies. The ‘show sha’ and RD parade was outstanding as India is now rich to splurge money, but […]

CDR JADHAV UPDATE—PROPOGANDA & AND SPECULATION WHETHER HE IS A BUSINESSMAN WILL BE ADJUCATED BY ICJ ON EVIDENCE BUT AFTER ACCESS AS IN ARTICLE 36(1)(C) OF THE VIENNA CONVENTION ON CONSULAR RELATIONS

Ranjit B Rai  In April 2017 IDF never imagined the case of 47 year old Cdr Kulbhushan Yogesh Jadhav picked up by ​Pakistan from Iran  (As a Baluch evidenced  on CNN news on 4th Dec, 2018)  would become a national issue and posted an Intelligence analysis on 14th April, 2017 about this technical Naval Officer Ex  NDA (1987)  […]

HINDUTVA & TEMPLE  ELECTION  JOSTLES IN 2018-19 &  INDIA’S  KNOWN–UN KNOWN  ECONOMY WILL DICTATE     MOD/MEA’s ACTIONS TO MEET CHINA & PAKISTAN AS USA MAKES  INDIA ITS EASTERN STAR PIVOT IN A COLD WAR  WITH  QUAD SUPPORTING

HINDUTVA & TEMPLE ELECTION JOSTLES IN 2018-19 & INDIA’S KNOWN–UN KNOWN ECONOMY WILL DICTATE MOD/MEA’s ACTIONS TO MEET CHINA & PAKISTAN AS USA MAKES INDIA ITS EASTERN STAR PIVOT IN A COLD WAR WITH QUAD SUPPORTING

Ranjit B Rai IDF wishes readers a ‘Belated Happy Healthy New Year’, as Uranus (Arun) races to Aires( Mesh Rashiphal) and the Chinese move to the year of the Dog.  IDF  re-iterates the accepted  triangle  that,  ECONOMY  provides  RESOURCES FOR HARD POWER for  a nation’s military,  and GEOGRAPHY and its POPULATION’s appetite  marks   its acceptability […]

THE STRATEGIC SCENARIO IN THE INDO- PACIFIC IS IN NAVY DAIRY-2018 WITH SURVEYS BY UDAY ON IOR – SHASHANK & ALAM (RUSI) ON JAPAN & PAKISTAN & PRASUN  ON IRAN AND AUTHOR ON CHINA’s  MARITIME AMBITIONS

THE STRATEGIC SCENARIO IN THE INDO- PACIFIC IS IN NAVY DAIRY-2018 WITH SURVEYS BY UDAY ON IOR – SHASHANK & ALAM (RUSI) ON JAPAN & PAKISTAN & PRASUN ON IRAN AND AUTHOR ON CHINA’s MARITIME AMBITIONS

THE FUTURE & MODERN INDIAN NAVY –NAVY DAIRY 2018 –Forwards by Navy and CG Admirals. Variety Book Depot and Bahri Booksellers Delhi Rs 200. Bulk 30% discount for Services and institustions. Kotah House Rs 100/- Economy makes the mayor run,  and China’s economy is five times India and the nation has risen, all people can […]

MRS  SITHARAMAN LAUNCHED INDIA’S  SECOND  NUCLEAR SUBMARINE AT  SBC VISHAKAPATNAM AND NAVY’S SUBMARINE ARM  CELEBRATED ITS GOLDEN JUBLIEE

MRS SITHARAMAN LAUNCHED INDIA’S SECOND NUCLEAR SUBMARINE AT SBC VISHAKAPATNAM AND NAVY’S SUBMARINE ARM CELEBRATED ITS GOLDEN JUBLIEE

Ranjit B Rai Indian Navy’s submarine arm  celebrated 50 years  of Golden service to the nation  on 8th December,  commemorating the  date in  1967 when  India’s first Foxtrot  class submarine  INS  Kalvari, was commissioned at Vladivostok. Concurrently,   Navy’s  first of six modern Scorpene class  silent killer submarines (SSK)   to be named   INS Kalvari, was handed […]

BZ NAVY MDSL & DCNS -- PM  COMMISSIONED  KALVARI  ON  14TH DEC KNOWN ONLY AS “TO COME TO MUMBAI  BASIS” – MEDIA SHOULD NOT HAVE DRAGGED NAVY IN TO  POLITCS BUT “SMELL THE COFFEE” –AN ANALYSIS

BZ NAVY MDSL & DCNS — PM COMMISSIONED KALVARI ON 14TH DEC KNOWN ONLY AS “TO COME TO MUMBAI BASIS” – MEDIA SHOULD NOT HAVE DRAGGED NAVY IN TO POLITCS BUT “SMELL THE COFFEE” –AN ANALYSIS

IDF  asks “ There was only,  need to know “The Date of INS Kalvari Commissioning invite and Chief Guest name was kept in wraps for  14th Dec  an  important Unclassified Non Nuke Submarine Event. It Was Telecast Live On DD on 14th And Navy & MDSL  Made All Arrangements as Ordered”. Bravo Zulu. The commissioning […]