OP PAWAN (1987-91) & PROFILGATE DEFENCE SPENDING (EG BOFORS-NAVAL EXPANSION 1986-89)-THE OIL CRISIS & INFLATED QUATROCCHI PIPELINE  PROJECTS & OIL RIGS  CONTRIBUTED TO THE DOON LED  FFE CRISIS  IN  1991 WHEN  SOVIET UNION BROKE UP SO INDIA WAS LEFT IN THE LURCH & HAD TO LIBERALISE ON IMF DICTAT !

OP PAWAN (1987-91) & PROFILGATE DEFENCE SPENDING (EG BOFORS-NAVAL EXPANSION 1986-89)-THE OIL CRISIS & INFLATED QUATROCCHI PIPELINE PROJECTS & OIL RIGS CONTRIBUTED TO THE DOON LED FFE CRISIS IN 1991 WHEN SOVIET UNION BROKE UP SO INDIA WAS LEFT IN THE LURCH & HAD TO LIBERALISE ON IMF DICTAT !

Indians as a trait  react well  to crises with Jugad thrown in. Today there is no money crises but a Religious divide which needs research as Have Hindutva majority are being challenged by the have nots. The gap is showing and needs minding.   In that vein  this is an IDF research, of how Profligate […]

CHINA’S PLA (NAVY) IS EXPANDING WITH BASES AND SHIPS & SYSTEMS TO  CHALLENGE US NAVY IN THE INDO-PACIFIC WITH AN ANTI ACCESS (AAD)  STRATEGY &  LEGS  INTO INDIA’S  INDIAN OCEAN---- INDIA’S NAVY NEEDS A FILLIP IN INNOVATION AND NOT REST ON LAURELS

CHINA’S PLA (NAVY) IS EXPANDING WITH BASES AND SHIPS & SYSTEMS TO CHALLENGE US NAVY IN THE INDO-PACIFIC WITH AN ANTI ACCESS (AAD) STRATEGY & LEGS INTO INDIA’S INDIAN OCEAN—- INDIA’S NAVY NEEDS A FILLIP IN INNOVATION AND NOT REST ON LAURELS

This is an IDF analysis on the advances of the PLA (NAVY) to unfold for ‘Thinking Indians’ that a shake up of the fine Indian Navy is overdue if China is to be faced at sea in the decades ahead. China currently respects ‘Maritime India’ and its Navy as the net security provider in the […]