CCS APPROVAL FOR RAFALE GIVEN 16 MONTHS AFTER THE ANNOUNCEMENT IN FRANCE GOVT

The Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) had cleared the Rs 58,000 crore Rafale deal in August, 2016, nearly 16 months after the announcement of its procurement was made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to France in April 2015, according to details provided…

THE PAKISTAN DISTRACTION ,China Can Never Be Trusted

In August 1962, barely a couple of months before China humiliated India in a border war, Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Rajeshwar Dayal was in New Delhi. He was summoned for an urgent meeting in then defence minister V K Krishna Menon’s office, where the…

6 REASONS WHY UAE AND INDIA ARE CLOSER THAN EVER BEFORE

When Narendra Modi visited the UAE in August 2015, it was after 34 years an Indian prime minister last visited the country. The last Indian prime minister who visited the country before Modi was Indira Gandhi in 1981. Since Modi’s visit, in the past three…