Articles by Manmohan Bahadur
Both sides in the Israel-Hamas war are focusing on the method (violence) and not on the goal (peace with dignity), which is a sure recipe for more violence.
Such a fundamental churn should have been implemented in stages through pilot projects, just the way short service commissions and the entry of women was done in different branches.
The Indian military belongs to the nation and not any political entity, and any action that besmirches this standing will be deleterious to their professional prowess
Updated on Jan 13, 2022 08:43 PM IST
Insect Allies, a defence programme, may enable attacks on an adversary’s food crops, with far-reaching impact
Published on Nov 19, 2019 07:43 PM IST
Pakistan’s drone drop reflects inimical intent and enhanced capability. Our offensive defence must continue
Updated on Oct 08, 2019 06:52 AM IST
India’s air strike on the terrorist camp in Balakot has made its intentions clear – hereafter, a strike by Pakistan through unconventional means will not go without a response on Pakistani territory, and will not be restricted to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Updated on Feb 27, 2019 07:55 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByManmohan Bahadur
The scholarly attributes of Army personnel can add value to the defence sector
Updated on Jun 21, 2018 07:58 AM IST
Arjan Singh is the first and only officer to have been elevated to Marshal of the Indian Air Force. He died on Saturday. He led the IAF during the 1965 India-Pakistan conflict.
Updated on Sep 17, 2017 09:30 PM IST
The NFU policy is just right for India as it ensures security for the nation and does not detract it from its march towards better prosperity for its masses
Updated on Nov 18, 2016 11:50 PM IST
With the rapidly increasing use of intelligent machines like unmanned aircrafts in modern warfare, the definition of the term 'human' seems to demand a revision, Manmohan Bahadur writes.
Updated on Oct 31, 2013 12:02 AM IST
India is poorer for having recently lost Padma Bhushan Air Commodore Jasjit Singh, the doyen of Indian strategic thought who fine-tuned the art in the company of the legendary K Subrahmanyam. Manmohan Bahadur writes.
Updated on Aug 08, 2013 12:31 AM IST
To get our military shield or dhaal a genuine ‘Made-in-India’ tag, maybe we need a Nelson Mandelasque ‘Truth and Reconciliation Commission’ to help see the truth. It is time the defence sector in India opened its doors to private players. Manmohan Bahadur writes.
Updated on Jul 17, 2013 07:23 AM IST
None | ByManmohan Bahadur
Last year, around this time, the agitation against the Kudankulam nuclear plant was making front page news. After government’s emissaries failed to convince the locals about the project, an emotive approach was attempted: the government sent a son of the soil, a famous scientist and who had been the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces. Manmohan Bahadur writes
Updated on Sep 25, 2012 12:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times | ByManmohan Bahadur