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CNS ADM KARAMBIR SINGH FACES NAVY’s CHALLENGES HEAD ON & FIRES A NEEDED  SALVO TO  CURB ‘CHAMCHAGIRI  & SHOWSHA’ & HOPE PM MODI & NSA BRING SIMILAR CHANGES AMONG OFFCIALS & AND THE POLICE FIEFDOM------PERSONAL SECURITY GUARDS & CAR CAVALCADES & MASCA (buttering) HAS GONE TO FAR

CNS ADM KARAMBIR SINGH FACES NAVY’s CHALLENGES HEAD ON & FIRES A NEEDED SALVO TO CURB ‘CHAMCHAGIRI & SHOWSHA’ & HOPE PM MODI & NSA BRING SIMILAR CHANGES AMONG OFFCIALS & AND THE POLICE FIEFDOM——PERSONAL SECURITY GUARDS & CAR CAVALCADES & MASCA (buttering) HAS GONE TO FAR

IDF analysis of the India General Signal No 002 issued by Admiral Karambir Singh as the first shot to reduce what is called Chamchagiri  (Licking in English to please seniors)which has swept in to the Indian Armed Forces and more into the politicians and bureaucracy and India’s police. The steps CNS wants Navy to follow […]

TRUSTED 74 YEAR OLD NSA AK DOVAL RE-APPOINTED IN CABINET RANK CO TERMINUS WITH PM MODI IN BJP 2.0 -–WHAT ABOUT A CDS OR  IS THERE NEED NOW IS THE MILLION DOLLAR QUESTION ?

TRUSTED 74 YEAR OLD NSA AK DOVAL RE-APPOINTED IN CABINET RANK CO TERMINUS WITH PM MODI IN BJP 2.0 -–WHAT ABOUT A CDS OR IS THERE NEED NOW IS THE MILLION DOLLAR QUESTION ?

Cmde Ranjit B Rai (Retd) In 1977 US Secretary of Defence and nuclear physicist Harold Brown coined the definition of National Security, as ‘the ability to preserve the nation’s physical integrity and territory and to maintain its economic relations’. It was conceived more as protection against military attack and freedom to control trade, that allowed […]

MARITIME POWER IS A PRE REQUSITE  FOR INDIA’S FUTURE & CNS LANBA DEFTLY OUTLINED CNS KARAMBIR SINGH’S CHALLENGES & IMPERATIVES FOR RM RAJNATH SINGH TO ACT BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE IN A TOI INTERVIEW

MARITIME POWER IS A PRE REQUSITE FOR INDIA’S FUTURE & CNS LANBA DEFTLY OUTLINED CNS KARAMBIR SINGH’S CHALLENGES & IMPERATIVES FOR RM RAJNATH SINGH TO ACT BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE IN A TOI INTERVIEW

Ranjit B Rai With best wishes to incoming RM and CNS IDF hopes new brooms sweep better. This is an IDF analysis after BJP’s landside victory and the Razzmatazz swearing on 30th September, of Gaius Julius Caesar like Prime Minister Narendra Modi with strategist Amit Shah a friend like Caesar had in Mark Antony, with […]

AW-101 HELO SCANDAL SHOWS HOW INDIAN DEALS ARE DONE LEAVING NO TRACE OF HOT MONEY ---ITALIANS ARE NO DIFFERENT AS BOTH ORSI & SPAGNOLINI ARE CLEARED & WITH ELECTIONS OVER IDF HOPES CASE CLOSES & VIPs FLY 101s

AW-101 HELO SCANDAL SHOWS HOW INDIAN DEALS ARE DONE LEAVING NO TRACE OF HOT MONEY —ITALIANS ARE NO DIFFERENT AS BOTH ORSI & SPAGNOLINI ARE CLEARED & WITH ELECTIONS OVER IDF HOPES CASE CLOSES & VIPs FLY 101s

Post Election results as predicted by IDF this is a retrospective IDF Analysis of the AW-101 Agusta Helicopter Deal that initially was a political scandal purely in Italy connected with Berlisconi’s party in 2012 which lost. It had repercussions in India as price was inflated and selection was one sided for Italy with tailored QRs […]

A REALITY CHECK OF NAVY’S MARITIME CAPABILITY PLAN 2027(MCPP) TO FACE CHINA’S ASSASSIN’S MACE & THE MOD’s LAST MINUTE ORDERS LACED WITH IDF ANALYSIS/EXPERIENCE OF RELIGION IN THE NAVY TO FORECAST 23RD MAY ELECTION RESULTS

A REALITY CHECK OF NAVY’S MARITIME CAPABILITY PLAN 2027(MCPP) TO FACE CHINA’S ASSASSIN’S MACE & THE MOD’s LAST MINUTE ORDERS LACED WITH IDF ANALYSIS/EXPERIENCE OF RELIGION IN THE NAVY TO FORECAST 23RD MAY ELECTION RESULTS

This is an Analysis of the Indian Navy’s 135 platforms, and its slowed expansion and challenges for the new Chief with listing of ships that have got cancelled or delayed in construction with huge cost escalations in PSUs, not allowed to Private Shipyards who have closed down. Navy has lost 13 platforms. IDF posts this […]

CASTE IS STILL ALIVE & KICKING ---DALIT IAS OFFICER ACCUSES TOP PMO OFFICIAL OF CASTE BIAS,(Print)----IDF’s NOVEL AN UNDERHAND AFFAIR IS ABOUT HOW DALITS FEEL—CASTESISM & THE BRITISH PERIOD IN INDIA & THE FINE INDIAN NAVY IN WAR & ROMANCE & HOW MI-6 WORKS

CASTE IS STILL ALIVE & KICKING —DALIT IAS OFFICER ACCUSES TOP PMO OFFICIAL OF CASTE BIAS,(Print)—-IDF’s NOVEL AN UNDERHAND AFFAIR IS ABOUT HOW DALITS FEEL—CASTESISM & THE BRITISH PERIOD IN INDIA & THE FINE INDIAN NAVY IN WAR & ROMANCE & HOW MI-6 WORKS

IT IS A POT POURI YOU MAY ENJOY – This is an IDF Exclusive for thinking readers of novels and biographies in 1400 words on what the novel AN UNDERHAND AFFAIR -Adhyyan Books just released is all about (ISBN 9 789388 644167 Rs 250 Amazon & Flipkart) and Rs 150 at Kotah House Souvenir Shop. […]

27th FEB SAW SURPRISE SWIFT RETORT BY 24 PAK AIR MACHINES AFTER THE BALAKOT ATTACK ON 26TH BY IAF ---THIS WAS NEAREST TO WAR DISCUSSED IN STRATEGIC CIRCLES WORLD OVER AS CBMs & GLOVES ARE OFF & MISSILE USE THREATENED BY PM MODI IF PAKISTAN DOES ANOTHER PHULWAMA & PAKISTAN VOWS RESPONSE !

27th FEB SAW SURPRISE SWIFT RETORT BY 24 PAK AIR MACHINES AFTER THE BALAKOT ATTACK ON 26TH BY IAF —THIS WAS NEAREST TO WAR DISCUSSED IN STRATEGIC CIRCLES WORLD OVER AS CBMs & GLOVES ARE OFF & MISSILE USE THREATENED BY PM MODI IF PAKISTAN DOES ANOTHER PHULWAMA & PAKISTAN VOWS RESPONSE !

 (With credits to TPS and Prasun Sengupta) This is an IDF Analysis of the 27TH February air action over restricted Kashmiri airspace which was a near war scenario not seen in recent times, where restraint or luck or events or communications ensured there was no escalation. What if few aircraft were downed ? Both nations […]

MILITARY INCLUDING TWO EX CHIEFS & A VICE CHIEF HAVE JOINED BJP TO ADOPT ITS PHILOSOPHY TO PUSH HINDUTVA & HOPE IT IS NOT TO LOOK FOR GOODIES FROM BJP & ARMY IN RETIREMENT ! IDF IS SURE THEY WILL SELFLESSLY FOLLOW THE CHETWOODE SPIRIT & SERVE INDIA TO RISE

MILITARY INCLUDING TWO EX CHIEFS & A VICE CHIEF HAVE JOINED BJP TO ADOPT ITS PHILOSOPHY TO PUSH HINDUTVA & HOPE IT IS NOT TO LOOK FOR GOODIES FROM BJP & ARMY IN RETIREMENT ! IDF IS SURE THEY WILL SELFLESSLY FOLLOW THE CHETWOODE SPIRIT & SERVE INDIA TO RISE

In the last century nine US Presidents came from their MILITARY( Bush Snr, Nixon, Carter Johnson, Kennedy, Roosevelt from the Navy. Eisenhower and Truman were from Army and Bush Jnr from the National Guard. No wonder USA remains a Super Power and IDF hopes the trend of Indian officers who are joining politics will take […]

INDIAN NAVY SAW CHINA’S ADVANCES & TYPE 55 DESTROYER & NUCLEAR  SUBMARINES AT PLA’S 70TH ANNIVERSARY BUT BOYCOTTED BRI AGAIN HOPING CPEC FAILS ! WISHFUL THINKING AS A MODIFIED BRI SEEMS MOVING WITH NEW CHINESE IDEAS ----NO START UP OR OBOR OR NO  ROME WAS BUILT IN A DAY !

INDIAN NAVY SAW CHINA’S ADVANCES & TYPE 55 DESTROYER & NUCLEAR SUBMARINES AT PLA’S 70TH ANNIVERSARY BUT BOYCOTTED BRI AGAIN HOPING CPEC FAILS ! WISHFUL THINKING AS A MODIFIED BRI SEEMS MOVING WITH NEW CHINESE IDEAS —-NO START UP OR OBOR OR NO ROME WAS BUILT IN A DAY !

IDF Analysis of IFR and China’s meteoric rise which is turning the world Bi-Polar & 30% of China’s BRI will succeed as China’s vehicle of Globalisation and 70% will enable China’s Global ambition like the Marshall Plan did for USA with debt diplomacy. PLA chose an International Fleet Review (IFR) to celebrate PLA’s 70th Anniversary […]

ITS RAINING IMPORTED VAJRAS/777s/ATAGs/ AK-203 GUNS TO MEET CHINA WITH ALGs & 24 APACHES &16 CHINOOKs & 36 RAFALES & SU30MKIs BUT HOME BUILT NAVY’S EXPANSION IS SLOWED TO 27-PLATFORMS FROM 44 & DELAYED—CHINA’S PLA(NAVY) VOWS TO LOOK LIKE US NAVY IN 15 YEARS WHEN ITS BRI/MSR & SPACE PLANS FRUCTIFY-----XI JINPING EXTRACTED TIME AT WUHAN??

ITS RAINING IMPORTED VAJRAS/777s/ATAGs/ AK-203 GUNS TO MEET CHINA WITH ALGs & 24 APACHES &16 CHINOOKs & 36 RAFALES & SU30MKIs BUT HOME BUILT NAVY’S EXPANSION IS SLOWED TO 27-PLATFORMS FROM 44 & DELAYED—CHINA’S PLA(NAVY) VOWS TO LOOK LIKE US NAVY IN 15 YEARS WHEN ITS BRI/MSR & SPACE PLANS FRUCTIFY—–XI JINPING EXTRACTED TIME AT WUHAN??

IDF Analysis On The Hiatus In The Maritime Rise Of India. Is it Money Crunch or Poor Planning. Many Navy platforms are aging ?? USA is pushing India to join a pact in QUAD to meet China unmindful India is tied with Russia and is in SCO. Thanks to India’s economy heading upward of $ […]