October 18, 2019

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India’s Defence Space Agency: The Way Forward

Soon after conducting the ASAT test in April this year, the Indian government announced that it will set up a new agency called the  Defence Space Agency (DSA) comprising of members from the Army, Navy and Air Force,  and supported...

Eye on China: Chennai Summit – Nepal Visit – Trump’s Deal – GDP @ 6 – Pacific Lease

Eye on China is a weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom from an Indian interests perspective. This week we cover the aftermath of the Chennai summit; Xi’s visit to Nepal; China’s economic slowdown; a possible...

All Things Policy: The Missiles of October

This week, 57 years ago a crisis broke out in the Caribbean that brought the world closest its ever been to all-out nuclear war. In this episode, Shibani Mehta, Pranav RS and Aditya Ramanathan debate the lessons of the confrontation...

The Takshashila PLA Insight: Issue no 25: China Planning to Use its Military Force?; Military World Games and Xiangshan Forum; China’s Aircraft Carriers; Z-20 Black Hawk Lookalike and India’s Naval Bid; Qing Dian

China is implementing the largest military build-up since World War II. It is heavily investing in the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). The PLA has undergone dramatic changes since the 1990s. But under Xi’s leadership, the military reforms are more ambitious...