Reviewing & Redefining Combat Leadership
Build Military leaders that encourage free thinking, contrarian ideas, impeccable leadership and an indomitable spirit. It is important that officers and their capabilities are clearly defined through various scientific means in the first year of his service.
Is The Indian Military Ready For War ?
Is war with China a military war? The relevant question is this. It’s an all out national effort, it’s a nation at war. Economics, energy, water, international dynamics, nuclear neighbours, imports and exports, local markets, Indian businesses and finally collusive.
Systematic Malfunction In Deciphering Chinese Intent
The military is an instrument of national will. They come into the picture first for border control and last for manifestation of an intent, that is forced into a contact battle. Between that is the space for diplomacy, confidence building and cooperation.
Nothing British About The Indian Army
Many a time the Indian-ness of the Indian army is questioned. Mostly by people who either envy it, are jealous of it, think they have too much knowledge about it, or just that they couldn’t be part of it. I remember the Onida advertisement, ‘Neighbours envy, owners pride’.
Clarity Of Vision, Contrarian Views & Need To Enable Free Thinking
How many of our officers actually understand conventional war. Joint operations and integrated applications? We might be brilliant in those PowerPoint slides and cavalry type articulation. But that won’t win us the next war."
CDS General Bipin Rawat Helicopter Crash - An Account From Ground Zero
"The commandant DSSC was waiting at the helipad, the communication was in place. When the helicopter did not reach at its designated time it was learnt that one helicopter had crashed. This information was given to the police by some local civilians."