External Security

Rafale Deal Controversy

11/8/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

The Defence Minister refused to share the price details on Rafale purchase, citing the Security Agreement provisions. About Rafale aircraft : Rafale i ...

The Interpol and its functions

16/7/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) have approached the Interpol to bring back fugitive economic offenders ...

Security Council Extends Sanctions on South Sudan

14/7/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has adopted Resolution 2428 (2018) to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan, almost five years after ruinou ...

Global Peace Index 2018

9/6/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

According to recently released report by Australian think tank, Institute of Economics and Peace(IEP), India has moved up four places to the 137th ran ...

Iran nuclear deal

13/5/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

US President Donald Trump has announced he is pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal. He described the agreement as “decaying and rotting”. About Nuclea ...

Weisbaden conference

18/4/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

Wiesbaden Conference 2018 was held in India. Representatives from the 39 countries, as well as experts from the UNSC 1540 Committee and UN Office for ...

Wassenaar Arrangement

9/12/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

Elite export control regime Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) has decided to admit India as its new member, which is expected to raise New Delhi’s stature in ...

Five-point peace plan

28/9/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has floated a five-point proposal at the United Nations to find a permanent solution to the Rohingya crisis. S ...

Global treaty banning nuclear weapons

13/7/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

A treaty was endorsed by 122 countries at the United Nations headquarters in New York to ban on nuclear weapons. Main highlights of the treaty: Under ...

UN approves creation of new office on counter-terrorism

19/6/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

The UN General Assembly has approved the establishment of a new office to coordinate counter-terrorism efforts. The 193-member General Assembly adopte ...

Mother of all Bombs

19/4/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

The GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB), popularly called the Mother of All Bombs, became the largest non-nuclear bomb ever to be dropped on a ba ...

World’s largest defense importer

28/2/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

According to a report released by Stockholm international Peace Research Institute , Global arms sales over the last five years reached their highest ...

Joint International Task force on Shared Intelligence and Collaboration

23/1/2017 | Security Issues | External Security

India participated in the Joint International Taskforce on Shared Intelligence and Collaboration (JITSIC) meeting held recently in Paris where 30 Reve ...

Global Terrorism Index, 2016

9/12/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

According to global terrorism index, world’s most developed countries have suffered a dramatic increase in deaths as a result of terrorism in the last ...

India's Nuclear triad

19/10/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

India has completed its nuclear triad by inducting the indigenously built strategic nuclear submarine INS Arihant into service With the INS Arihant no ...

Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill 2016

23/9/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

The Union Cabinet has given its approval to the proposal of Ministry of Shipping to enact Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) B ...

Long range surface-to-air missile(LRSAM)

22/9/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

India has successfully test-fired the Barak-8 long-range surface-to-air(LRSAM) nuclear-capable ballistic missile, jointly developed with Israel, from ...

Global Peace Index

20/6/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

As per recently released Global Peace Index (GPI) for year 2015, India was placed at 143th rank out 162 countries. The report was published by Institu ...

Shangri La Dialogue

7/6/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

15th Asia Security Summit: The IISS Shangri-La Dialogue held from 3-5 June 2016. Highlights The territorial spat over the South China Sea once again d ...

Ordinance on enemy property promulgated for third time

6/6/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

The Centre has for the third time promulgated an ordinance related to enemy properties. The ordinance amends a nearly 50-year-old law to guard against ...

India and Nuclear Supplier Group(NSG)

29/5/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

There is ongoing tussle between India and China on the issue of Indian membership in NSG. China had opposed India’s bid to get NSG membership on the g ...

Ordinance To Amend Enemy Property Act

11/1/2016 | Security Issues | External Security

President signed an ordinance amending the Enemy Property Act, 1968 to allow custodians to continue to hold control over properties of enemy. The abov ...

Ground Zero Summit, 2015

1/11/2015 | Security Issues | External Security

The Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh recently inaugurated the Asia’s foremost Information Security Conference:Ground Zero Summit2015 with a th ...

China’s New Military Strategy

2/6/2015 | Security Issues | External Security

A Chinese white paper on military strategy sets new ‘markers’ for India’s long-term politico-military strategy — of ensuring p ...

Unified Force To Counter Security Threats

30/3/2015 | Security Issues | External Security

Arab leaders at a summit in Egypt announced the formation of a unified military force to counter growing security threats from Yemen to Libya, and as ...

Unified Force To Counter Security Threats

30/3/2015 | Security Issues | External Security

Arab leaders at a summit in Egypt announced the formation of a unified military force to counter growing security threats from Yemen to Libya, and as ...

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