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CHARTING A NEW COURSE FOR INDIA AND NAVIGATING POLICY CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY IN THE REALM OF DEFENCE, SECURITY AND RELATED ISSUES. THIS EXCLUSIVE SECTION WILL SERVE AS A GUIDE FOR VARIOUS POLICY CHALLENGES WHICH INDIA FACES BY COLLECTING EXCLUSIVE OPINIONS BY RENOWNED EXPERTS FROM BOOKS, RESEARCH PAPERS, CONFERENCES, JOURNALS, WEB ARTICLES ETC. WITH REPUTED ACADEMIC RECORD. HENCE, IT IS A UNIQUE CONTRIBUTION IN BUILDING INDIA’S STRATEGIC CULTURE. THE SECTION NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE VIEWS OF IADN.

Bell’s New Helicopter Has Detachable Wings

Bell’s New Helicopter Has Detachable Wings

Shantanu K. BansalJul 16, 20226 min read

Bell’s helicopter has wings to help it handle high speeds A traditional airplane gets the lift it needs to stay in the air from its wings. A helicopter, meanwhile, has large…

Why India Didn’t Condemn Russian Invasion in Ukraine Overlooking the US and the West?

Why India Didn’t Condemn Russian Invasion in Ukraine Overlooking the US and the West?

Shantanu K. BansalApr 26, 20229 min read

India’s response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine has been distinctive among the major democracies and among U.S. strategic partners. Despite its discomfort with Moscow’s war, New Delhi has adopted…

Russia Vs. Ukrain: All sound and no fury?

Russia Vs. Ukrain: All sound and no fury?

Shantanu K. BansalFeb 5, 20228 min read

“Why have you massed so many troops at the border?” “In case of a provocation.” “But what if there is no provocation.” “How can there not be a provocation with…

India, Vietnam and Singapore are joining the 6G technology race

India, Vietnam and Singapore are joining the 6G technology race

Shantanu K. BansalJan 28, 20224 min read

[The] 6G technology is the next big buzzword when it comes to connectivity. With the first commercial launches of 6G networks expected to happen towards the end of the decade,…

America and the Iran-China Bond

America and the Iran-China Bond

IADN Editorial TeamJan 19, 20227 min read

During the recent visit of the Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian to China, Chinese Foreign Minister Wan Yi reaffirmed China’s opposition to unilateral sanctions by the US against Iran but…

Not Confronting Directly: Is China Trying to Exploit Hybrid Warfare Against India?

Not Confronting Directly: Is China Trying to Exploit Hybrid Warfare Against India?

Shantanu K. BansalDec 31, 20216 min read

Money Laundering, Hawala, Cyber attacks, Information Warfare Etc. It is clear that China concentrated insufficient troops forward to make any deep penetrations across the LAC. Resorting to conventional operations in…

Why Did the United States Just Sanction Bangladesh?

Why Did the United States Just Sanction Bangladesh?

Dr. Biplab RathDec 18, 20213 min read

Last Friday, the U.S. Treasury Department announced sanctions on an elite Bangladesh paramilitary force, citing “serious human rights abuses.” It also sanctioned the current director of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and…

How China has become the prepotent through investments in America

How China has become the prepotent through investments in America

Aditi DubeyNov 30, 20212 min read

The partisanship of China in the American Economy is neither new and nor hidden to world. The two nations are diplomatically antagonists of each other, yet their economic ties are…