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James Webb Telescope: A landmark endeavor in the Space

What is so special about this telescope, and why is there so much anticipation around it? The images that have been released give us some idea of its capabilities. Sadhna Shanker The newspapers these days have beautiful colorful images, which...

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I2U2: A New Template for Cross-Regional Cooperation

Notwithstanding, challenges remain for I2U2 both at the regional and international levels. The most important questions pertain to China, Iran and Russia Md. Muddassir Quamar On 14 July 2022, the leaders of India, Israel, the United States (US) and the...

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THE ERA OF ROBOTS HAS ARRIVED ALREADY

The relationship between humans and robots is now changing, as robots move out of the factories and into social life Sadhna Shanker A recent news item spoke about how Indian factories are rapidly adopting the use of robots in manufacturing....

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Political Uncertainty in Sri Lanka: No End in Sight

Without political stability, there is little hope for economic stability. To meet the immediate economic needs of the people in terms of supply of food, fuel, medicines and deal with the economic crisis, the island requires financial assistance from multilateral...

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Secularization of Militancy in Jammu & Kashmir: Myth or Reality?

A waning international support has led militant groups to seek renewed legitimacy and support for their activities. The rhetoric of ‘struggle for resistance’ against ‘occupational forces’ is being aired, as opposed to calls for jihad Tejusvi Shukla The Resistance Front...

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India–Russia Energy Cooperation in Russian Far East

Russia, therefore, needs reliable long-term partners to develop its Far Eastern regions and sustain its economy. Oil and Gas are sectors whose strength is vital for reviving the Russian economy, post the Ukraine crisis Bipandeep Sharma The Ukraine crisis has...

In nature, timing is everything

OP-ED Migration of different species of animals and birds is also getting affected by rising temperatures, since migration takes place to help them optimize resources in multiple locations Sadhna Shanker In nature and as in life, timing is everything. With...

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NATO’s Artificial Intelligence Push and its Military Implications

The vulnerabilities in the AI systems can include data poisoning and input attacks, attacking the supply pipelines by simply crafting data and feeding it to public resources, white-box and black-box attacks Sanur Sharma The technological advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI),...

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Chinese News Media Narratives on the Ukraine-Russia Crisis

The Russian military intervention though challenged the Chinese narrative of the Western countries being the prime aggressors. The Chinese media has peddled the dual narrative of vilifying the West and glorifying China’s supposed mediatory role in the crisis, even as...