TO CHECK CHINA’S STRATEGIC GAME OF WEIQI (GO) DUBBED ‘SURROUND INDIA WITH STRING OF PEARLS’ INDIA NEEDS INTERSERVICE PLANS WITH NAVY BEEFED

C Raja Mohan from the Shangri-La Dialogue, “While Vajpayee and Manmohan Singh dipped their toes in the waters of the Indo-Pacific, Modi and Parrikar are…

ANTI CORRUPTION TAKES PRIORITY IN MOD & DPP IS DELAYED- STRATEGIC PARTNER RULES MAY REQUIRE ACT OF PARLIAMENT – WE LIVE INTERESTING TIMES

This is an IDF Analysis of the Chinese Saying, “ May you live in interesting times”, as defence procurement on Make In India terms promised…

ITLOS RULES AND SAME SUPREME COURT RELEASES GUARD GIRONE ON MURDER CHARGE BE SENT TO ITALIAN CUSTODY- TO JOIN LATTORE -CASE GOING AGAINST INDIA ?

IDF Report and Its All About JURISDICTION —It is clear now ! ITLOS ( International Tribunal of the Laws of Sea), handles UN Convention on…

NAVY TO FINALLY GET JAMES FISHER DEFENCE DSRVs IN MOD’S JUGAD POLICY FOR SAFETY SECURITY & ACQUISITION AND ‘RAM BHAROSA’—-IT WORKS ?

This post by IDF must start with an aside on acquisitions from DEFEXPO-held from 28-31 March,2016 at Goa which was consummated on the isolated large…

DEFSEC CARTER TO TIGHTEN USA’S MILITARY EMBRACE OF INDIA WITH GOODIES AFTER NUCLEAR DEAL & THE OBAMA MODI JOINT STRATEGIC VISION

Ashton Carter a Yale Rhodes Scholar, served as Undersecretary of Defence for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (2009-11) was twice passed over for the Def Sec…

ARMY MUST ENGAGE PAKISTAN’S FOR CBMs AND ‘RECONCILIATION’ AS EFFORTS FOR ‘RESOLUTION’ OF DIFFERENCES’ AND ‘COMPOSITE DIALOGUES’ ARE STALLED

A rising nation at cross roads must think out of the box and take risks. Helmut Kohl Chancellor of Germany (1982-88) displayed courage to bring…