India’s national security adviser Ajit Doval. Photo: HT

Reforming defence planning in India

4 min read . 24 Apr 2018
To say that all the dams constructed in India since independence have only led to flooding of villages and eviction would be akin to unseeing the truth. Photo: AP

Dams, development and denial

4 min read . 10 Apr 2018
File photo. The 2018 Indian defence budget is no more than 1.5% of gross domestic product, which barely keeps pace with inflation. Photo: HT

The math of military modernization

4 min read . 10 Apr 2018