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Commentary: Swami Vivekananda’s Impressions about China and Japan
Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902) was a widely-travelled person. For someone who had not even seen the age of forty, to have travelled so widely in India and other parts of the world was not altogether a ch...
यक्ष प्रश्नः क्या चीन अपने कर्ज का प्रबंधन कर सकता है?
“कोई आदमी जो केवल आदमियों को ही प्रबंधित कर सकता है वह केवल चीजों को ही नियंत्रण में रख सकता है, लेकिन जो व्यक्ति धन प्रबंधन कर सकता है वह किसी को भी काबू में रख सकता है”- विल दुरंत
Commentary: Constitution of the new Defence Panel Chaired by the NSA
Recently, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) has constituted a Defence Planning Committee (DPC) chaired by the National Security Advisor (NSA) with the objectives of: (1) Drafting a national security ...
Commentary: Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa Explains the Role of Indian Air Force in the Changing Security Environment at a Public Lecture
At the invitation of Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF), Air Chief Marshal B. S. Dhanoa delivered a public lecture on the “Role of Indian Air Force in National Security”. The lecture was attend...
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June 7, 2023
Neighborhood News Digest – 07 June 2023

Afghanistan Car bomb causes deaths in northern Afghanistan – provincial spokesperson – The Print A car bomb detonated in...

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China Digest
June 5, 2023
China Digest (16-31 May 2023)

India-China Relations It is learnt that China objected to the proposal from India to add Abdul Rauf of the JeM to the UN...

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Defense, National Security and Terrorism, VIF Alerts
May 23, 2023
VIF News Digest: National Security - Defence Studies & Terrorism, 01-15 May 2023

DEFENCE Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) on a four-day official visit to Sri Lanka. Inaugural ASEAN India maritime exercise....

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June 5, 2023
Science and Technology (S&T) Digest 1-15 May 2023, Issue 13

I. Defence and Security DRDO & Navy Conduct Test Trial of Air Droppable Container ‘ADC-150’ DRDO Conducts Design...

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Eurasia News Digest
May 16, 2023
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Central Asia President Japarov's press secretary asks U.S. not to interfere in internal affairs of Kyrgyzstan and calls...

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Multilateralism Digest
May 3, 2023
Multilateralism Digest: March 2023 - Issue 3

Contents INDIA IN THE UN INDIA’S G20 PRESIDENCY MULTILATERAL INSTITUTIONS PLURILATERAL DEVELOPMENTS PEACE AND...

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VIF Cyber Review
May 15, 2023
Cyber Review - April 2023

National Quad nations will cooperate on information exchange to strengthen cyber defence. The Quad nations— Bharat, Japan,...

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May 18, 2023
Myanmar Round Up: April 2023

The country suffered increased attacks from the military and resistance forces leading to casualties and displacements....

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West Asia Round Up
May 29, 2023
West Asia Roundup- April 2023

Abstract: As the dates for civilian transfer of power was being conceived, Sudan erupted into a power grabbing violence...

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