September 25, 2021

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Does India need Space Militarization?

Does India need Space Militarization?

Aditi DubeySeptember 22, 20213 min read

The Rising of space military programs by so-called superpowers in recent years, is propelling this world into the beginning of the space military race. The developments made by Iran this…

Compiling some of the major blunders committed in Kashmir Since 1947

Compiling some of the major blunders committed in Kashmir Since 1947

Shantanu K. BansalSeptember 3, 20211 min read

Compiling some of the major blunders committed by central government in Kashmir since 1947: Referring the matter to UN when the Indian Army was in the process of flushing out…

UK to Secure its Waters Using Satellite-based Maritime Surveillance

UK to Secure its Waters Using Satellite-based Maritime Surveillance

Shantanu K. BansalJuly 6, 20212 min read

According to information released on June 28, 2021, the UK Royal Navy has awarded a 12-month contract extension to Airbus covering the continued provision of satellite-based maritime surveillance services for…

What does China’s Bullet Railway Project in Tibet meant to India?

What does China’s Bullet Railway Project in Tibet meant to India?

Aditi DubeyJune 26, 20212 min read

The Chinese Strategic “Bullet” in Tibet The People’s Republic of China has expanded another “strategic mission” in the disputed autonomous region of Tibet by kicking off its first electrified bullet…

OFB overhaul: Awakening the giant within

OFB overhaul: Awakening the giant within

Dr. Biplab RathJune 20, 20216 min read

The 246 years old Ordnance Factory Board (OFB), set up by the British in 1775, has been scrapped. It’s the end of a monolith, an ever-sleeping giant which never got…

COVID-19 Is Here To Stay: The World needs To Change Strategy To Fight It

COVID-19 Is Here To Stay: The World needs To Change Strategy To Fight It

Shantanu K. BansalJune 9, 20212 min read

Global herd immunity is unreachable. A dangerous new variant “could bring the world back to square one.” In other words, the COVID-19 pandemic is far from finished. “Rather than die…

One Year of India-China Face Off: Where We Stand?

One Year of India-China Face Off: Where We Stand?

Shantanu K. BansalJune 5, 20215 min read

One year after the Chinese aggression in Eastern Ladakh in May-June 2020, the ground situation is hardly encouraging. India lost its strategic advantage by vacating the Kailash Range. In the…

Israel’s operation against Hamas was the world’s first AI war: Israeli Media

Israel’s operation against Hamas was the world’s first AI war: Israeli Media

Shantanu K. BansalMay 30, 20216 min read

The IDF used artificial intelligence and supercomputing during the last conflict with Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Having relied heavily on machine learning, the Israeli military is calling Operation Guardian…