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Unclear doctrine: On ‘No First Use’ nuclear policy

🕔14:09, 19.Aug 2019

The long term used ‘No First Use’ policy by India, which has been a cornerstone for its nuclear weapons policy, came in the news with the Defence Minister’s comment that it will be open for change in future.  What is

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The complexities of Naga identity

🕔13:34, 19.Aug 2019

Sushanta Talukdar, an Editor at, has detailed the article with Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN), for enlisting the original inhabitants of Nagaland and many hurdles in its quest to be faced by the Nagaland Government. What is

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Understanding Post Of Chief Of Defence Staff (CDS)

🕔12:40, 16.Aug 2019

Prime Minister of India, in his Independence Day speech, announced for the creation of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), as a higher-level military reform while integrating tri-services. The post of CDS will help in integrating the efforts, training, operations and

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President Kovind gives assent to UAPA(amendment) act, 2019

🕔17:52, 10.Aug 2019

News: President has given assent to Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act, 2019.  Provisions of the bill Under this act, individuals can be declared as terrorists and their properties seized. It also provides for ban on travelling of such individuals, once

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Amphibious ship LCU L-56 joins Navy

🕔13:43, 30.Jul 2019

News Indian Navy Ship LCU L-56, the sixth of the Landing Craft Utility (LCU) MK IV class ships, commissioned into the Indian Navy More in News The LCU L56 is an amphibious ship with its primary role being transportation, deployment

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Army’s first Integrated Battle Groups to be structured by end of next month

🕔12:19, 29.Jul 2019

News Enhancing its battle readiness and capabilities for swifter action along the borders with Pakistan and China, the Indian army is planning to raise its first ever Integrated Battle Groups (IBG’s) More in News Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has

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Cybercrime officials suspect Agent Smith targets Indians

🕔12:17, 29.Jul 2019

News Indian cybercrime officials, tracking the recently detected Agent Smith malware, believe it is targeted at Indians, who constitute the highest number of victims so far. More in News According to a report by Checkpoint, a private cyber security firm,

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UAPA Bill cleared amid walkout

🕔14:32, 25.Jul 2019

News The government on Wednesday pushed for passing of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill 2019, overlooking the demand of the opposition parties to send the bill for greater consultations in the standing committee. More in News The Unlawful Activities

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U.P. Bill To Tackle Anti-National Activities On Campus Tabled

🕔12:36, 24.Jul 2019

Download PDF The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday tabled a Bill seeking an undertaking from private universities that they will not allow their campus to be used for anti-national activities. More in News The Uttar Pradesh Private Universities Bill, 2019,

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Facial Recognition Is An Invasive And Inefficient Tool

🕔12:23, 22.Jul 2019

Download PDF The Automated Facial Recognition System (AFRS) recently proposed by the Ministry of Home Affairs is geared towards modernizing the police force, identifying criminals, and enhancing information sharing between police units across the country. More in News The AFRS

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