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The dangerous threat of nuclear terrorism

The dangerous threat of nuclear terrorism

During last week's Nuclear Security Summit, President Obama asked the media to leave and then screened videos depicting plausible scenarios pertaining to nuclear terrorism.Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd), from Washington, DC, examines the threat of Islamic State acquiring a nuclear bomb. The four men moved slowly through the Dorah Pass on the Durand Line that links Chitral district in Khyber-Pakhtoonkhwa, Pakistan, with Badakhshan province, Afghanistan. Located in the Pamir region of the Wakhan ..., 3 weeks ago

Can the IAF fight the next war effectively?

In the light of India's increasingly 'darkening' threat environment and the convergence of strategic interests between China and Pakistan, the IAF's declining combat capabilities are a cause for concern, says Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd). In a rare public admission, Air Marshal B S Dhanoa, Vice Chief of Air Staff, said while briefing the media recently on the eve of Exercise Iron Fist, a fire power demonstration of the Indian Air Force that 'numbers are not adequate to execute a full air ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Why India suffers from the Panipat Syndrome  Rediff.com2 months ago

Punjabi Lekhak Sabha conducts fortnightly literary meet

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 27: Punjabi Lekhak Sabha today conducted its fortnightly literary meet at Tagore Academy, Rani Talab, Digiana. Ajit Singh Mastana, a well known Punjabi writer from Kashmir presided over the function, while ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago
The Hindu

After Oli, Nepal's Army Chief to visit China

Nepal's Army Chief Gen Rajendra Chhetri is likely to leave for a week-long trip to China on March 27 to strengthen bilateral military ties between the two countries Nepal's Army Chief Gen Rajendra Chhetri is likely to leave for a week-long trip ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Venture Capital Post

Union Budget 2016: Arun Jaitely Presents His Third Budget In Parliament : News Photo Comp Union Budget 2016: Arun Jaitely Presents His Third Budget In Parliament

For the first time since its war with China in 1962, India's budget allocation for its defense sector fell in the latest Union Budget-2016. The budget allocation for the defense sector was down to 1.65 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) ...
 Venture Capital Post2 months ago

Defence left out of speech

New Delhi, Feb. 29: Defence minister Manohar Parrikar was till late this evening trying to decode the expenditure statements for his charge, bewildered by his colleague and predecessor Arun Jaitley's omission of allocations for the department from ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago

Unknown soldier

Lance naik Hanamanthappa Koppad dared to tread where even eagles stay away. Literally. After waging a grim battle for nine days, the 33-year-old soldier, who breathed his last on Thursday, was consigned to flames on Friday at his native place in Karnataka, ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago
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