Defence Update Blog

NSG membership: India to seek Turkey’s backing

The visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to India, within weeks of him winning a crucial referendum that strengthened his position there, is expected to boost bilateral strategic and economic ties even as...

India Outsmarts China on OBOR

When Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari came to India on a five-day visit, she didn’t know that her country’s northern neighbour, China was watching her first ever foreign trip very keenly. Bidya Devi Bhandari...

Rest assured, Kashmir is not lost for India

Kashmir is not going anywhere, P. Chidambaram need not worry. ONLY FIVE DISTRICTS Okay, let us iterate for the nth time that Kashmir is an intractable problem, defying the best of minds these past...