By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Ladakh standoff shot very much higher political tensions between the two Asian superpowers. The tension escalated as both the nation’s army began violent standoffs including armed scuffles and close-quarter un-armed combat. Both the nation engaged in clash-off on Monday which is regarded as one of the […]
The Viyug’s first Issue Brief Our first Issue Brief has been published in Amazon Kindle Store. Deep analysis on the recent India-China Ladakh Standoff has been conducted including the Galwan Valley faceoff. The analysis is consolidated into the form of booklet and has been published by the author. If you hold Kindle unlimited membership then […]
By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke Introduction: The 2008 Mumbai terror attack, as the name suggests is a kind of terrorist attack on Indian soil in November 2008. It was a series of a killing spree by a group comprising 10 Pakistani men linked with the terror group Lashkar-e-Tayyiba. In a four day violent attack by them […]
India is not China’s primary threat and South Asia is not China’s primary theater.
Conflict between these two countries would not address any key security conflicts for China. Moreover, this would only yield minimal returns and probably expose China to a two-front war with the US and India.
India’s Integrated Battle Group shortly called as IBG is a game changer in future wars. Loaded with a man-power of 5000 soldiers and headed by an officer at the rank of major general read how these IBG serve our country.
Stories of Brave Mothers who have put our Nation at their First Place: A Military Perspective; By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke
May 10th of each year is considered as a special day as it is dedicated to all the mother’s out there protecting and showering love selflessly towards their family. Interestingly many other women are serving not only their family but also have shown exemplary courage by putting our nation in the first place. Here are […]
Combating COVID–19 through India’s Armed Forces and CBRN Strategy: A weapon to neutralize the invisible enemy; By D.S. Murugan Yadav
The so-called “Wuhan virus” has claimed almost two lakh lives and left almost two million people to suffer since its origin from a wet market in Hubei province. It has been 4 months, the virus has left the whole world to suffer and impose severe actions and lock-down. The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is an insidious enemy, […]
By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke The whole world has sunken and virtually paralyzed by the outbreak of SARS-CoV 2 which causes COVID-19. Many pharmaceutical companies are racing amongst each other to find vaccines putting usage of various technologies in the medical domain. The murderous virus can be curbed by putting into use of every capable resource […]
By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke (note: This article was originally published in “The Eastern Herald”. The link to the original destination is attached at the end of the page) The COVID-19 outbreak has shaken the world and virtually paralyzed our daily lives. Many parts of the world are under strict lock-down with people themselves quarantining at home. […]
Corona and the Migrant Workers Some of the States have large number of migration. A large number of populations migrate not only across the country but worldwide from these states in search of livelihood. In recent days’ I have been coming across many WhatsApp status and news showing issues related to migrant workers. Then question […]
CHINA’S SALAMI SLICING STRATEGY AND ITS COUNTER STRATEGY BY INDIA IN ARUNACHAL PRADESH; By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke
The Viyug’s first exclusive strategy article.
Abstract: The surge in the frequency and intensity of climate change impacts has raised the alarm about how this could hamper coastal activities. Several critical ports in the Indo-Pacific region are hubs of international trade and at the same time vulnerable to typhoons, taller waves and erosion. India’s climate diplomacy at the regional level could […]
HOW FRENCH HONG KONG OF THE RED SEA BECAME CHINA’S STRATEGIC CHOKE-POINT IN AFRICA; by Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke
Djibouti (nicknamed as French Hong Kong of the Red Sea due to its cosmopolitan urbanism) lies on the Bab el-Mandeb Strait (Horn of Africa) and serves as a gateway to Suez Canal which is considered as one of the world’s busiest shipping routes. Djibouti being a port at such a strategic location serves as the […]
The Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China began in tandem with a significant holiday in the Chinese culture: the Lunar New Year. Parts of China, including Wuhan, went underunprecedented quarantinesof large number of people in hopes of stemming the spread of disease, known as 2019-nCoV, which was later officially named as COVID-19 by the World Health […]
Balochistan Militants And China-Pakistan Occupied Kashmir Economic Corridor; By Anirudh Ramakrishna Phadke
Terrorism in Baluchistan has long been troubling the Pakistani government since the establishment of China Pakistan Occupied Kashmir Economic Corridor. Worldwide many think tanks have jumped into in-depth study on this issue. There are multiple theoretical perspectives to analyse Baloch separatism including political identification, nationalism, and socio-economic development. So when it comes to politics there […]
China’s rapid economic development over the course of the last quarter century has been heavily dependent on foreign sources of energy, its power sources are imported up to 70% from other countries. Hence China started to concentrate on the ways and means to get the same to its Mainland to sustain its growth in the […]