Defence Update Blog

Bravado That Constricted India

In 2004, when Gen NC Vij acknowledged publicly that India had a Cold Start doctrine, he narrowed Indian mobile forces’ options in war . The Indian media loves referring to Pakistan’s Tactical Nuclear Weapons (TNW) just as...

Should India focus more on enhancing its Air Power?

Yesterday, at least 16 Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft landed on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway in a rare exercise demonstrating its versatility and might. The IAF is renowned as a world-class force capable of protecting...