Russia: Strategic Partner or Potential Threat to China? – I

In April 1996, erstwhile antagonists China and Russia unveiled what they termed a strategic partnership for the future. On that occasion in Shanghai, President...

Ancient Chinese Strategists and Comprehensive National Power

Although the phrase “Comprehensive National Power” was invented in 1984, it has cultural roots in Chinese ancient statecraft. In his book, Grand Strategy, Wu...

China – A Dominant Military Power of Asia

When one considers the nations with which China shares a common land frontier and mentally calculates the “comprehensive national power” of North Korea, Vietnam,...

Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China

THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) is pursuing a long-term, comprehensive military modernization program designed to improve the capacity of China’s armed forces to fight and...

Woes of today’s South Asia – II

Continued from Part - I How illegal Bangladeshi infiltration has changed the demography of several Indian states? Illegal Bangladeshi immigrants form the largest group of migrants...

Woes of today’s South Asia – I

Indian Subcontinent, a spot in the map of Asia, where 8 countries shares its border with India. A place, which has its own culture...