Category Archive for "Blog"

India and the Indian Ocean

Colonel M.M Nehru

India and the Indian Ocean   This is a guest blog by Digvijay. Indian Ocean as the name suggests has always been an Indian stronghold but lack of capability and will of successive Indian governments has left a vacuum ripe…

INTRODUCTION TO FIREARMS-PART 2

Colonel M.M Nehru

INTRODUCTION TO FIREARMS-PART 2   Now that we’re comfortable with the basic terms let’s understand the different types of firearms. Classification of Firearms: On the basis of Configuration of Firearm: Handguns– The smallest of all firearms is the handgun. There…

Ashutosh Srivastava Clears SSB!

Colonel M.M Nehru

Ashutosh Srivastava Clears SSB!  Ashutosh Srivastava, mob: 9685464013, 7007854233; email:[email protected] cleared SSB in his third attempt from 11 SSB, Allahabad, on 10th October 2017 for SSC Tech-50 course. No Frills Academy congratulates him for his success. He shares his experience…

Transparency in Judiciary

Colonel M.M Nehru

Transparency in Judiciary Transparency in Judiciary This is a guest blog by Miss Natasha Sharma. Genesis of Collegium System The collegium system is a system wherein the judges are appointed and transferred by the decision taken by the Chief Justice…

INTRODUCTION TO FIREARMS-PART 1

Colonel M.M Nehru

INTRODUCTION TO FIREARMS-PART 1 This is a guest blog by Digvijay. We often tend to generalize concepts without understanding them. This blog is meant to get you acquainted with the fundamental terms used in Firearms and its different types that…

New Defence Minister (DM): Challenges & Expectations

Colonel M.M Nehru

New Defence Minister (DM): Challenges & Expectations Nirmala Sitharaman has become the Defence Minsiter (DM) at a challenging time for India ( increased threat of China- Pakistan collusion) and the world ( reducing US influence and increasing Chinese power). The…

BULLET TRAIN IN INDIA

Colonel M.M Nehru

BULLET TRAIN IN INDIA This is a guest blog by Aneesh. A wave of enthusiasm is being witnessed throughout the nation with the news introduction of high speed bullet trains in the near future. A luxury which was thought only…

Impact of Trump’s Policy on Afghanistan and South Asia

Colonel M.M Nehru

Impact of Trump’s Policy on Afghanistan and South Asia This is a guest blog by Aneesh. US President Donald Trump announced his first comprehensive policy of the US on Afghanistan and South Asia in August. The much-awaited policy announcement came…

Physical Fitness in Services

Colonel M.M Nehru

Physical Fitness in Services In a recent sad incident two trainees of first term at IMA died probably due to dehydration and exhaustion. Physical fitness is an important issue for Defence Services which I would like to discuss in this…

Economic Survey Volume 2

Colonel M.M Nehru

Economic Survey Volume 2 This is a guest blog by Brajesh Prasad. The Government published the Second Volume of the Economic Survey 2016-17 on 11 Aug 2017. This is in continuation of the First volume which was released in February,…