In this Issue – June 2018

Letter from the Editor

COVER STORY

Full of Potential
The Andaman-Nicobar Command ought to develop as India’s deterrence

Home Alone
India’s coastline continues to be vulnerable

On the Upswing
There has been no dip in defence spending among India’s neighbours

INTERVIEW

The Government has Already Approved Extension of Runways at Shibpur in the North and at Campbell Bay in the South
Commander in Chief Andaman and Nicobar Command, Vice Admiral Bimal Verma AVSM, ADC

FEATURE/REPORT

Fighting Dirty
Sapta Shakti Command’s month-long exercise Vijay Prahar concludes

Beyond False Promises
Stop-gap measures cannot solve militancy problem in the Valley

Modi appeals to the youth to join mainstream

India, Pak agree to respect ceasefire

COLUMNS

Stay Closer Home
Cmde Anil Jai Singh (retd)

Force Protection
Lt Gen. Rameshwar Yadav (retd)

Bring in Performance Matrix
Maj. Gen. Mrinal Suman (retd)

Battle to be Won
Lt Gen. Zameeruddin Shah (retd)

First Person
Ghazala Wahab

Bottomline
Pravin Sawhney