Lessons for India from Israel in water management

The visit of PM Narendra Modi to Israel is symbolic as he has been the first Indian PM to visit Israel. Though many strategic interests has been discussed between the two nations in military, defense, agriculture, cyber security, intelligence sharing, terrorism etc., but one of the aspects to be focused upon is water management. With about 4 per cent of the water resources of the … Continue reading Lessons for India from Israel in water management

Review: China’s rising aggression against India

The geopolitical chess has always existed between Indo-Sino relations. The strategic interest is of utmost significance. China has been showing its aggression against India in several instances. China has been blocking India’s permanent membership into NSG. China’s repeated blocking of this UN vote has caused domestic outrage in India, especially when it had used considerable diplomatic resources to campaign for this cause in the UN. … Continue reading Review: China’s rising aggression against India

After 26/11: Status of maritime security in India

Maritime Laws which regulate the various maritime activities has a very vast history of its evolution. The Mumbai terror attacks of 26/11 has left a great impact on the maritime security of the country. There are various loopholes in our maritime laws, one major flaw highlighted after the 26/11 attacks was the poor surveillance of maritime domain and lack of coastal security. Coastal Security: The … Continue reading After 26/11: Status of maritime security in India

Data Study: Assam reels under floods yet again, what does figures tell us?

Once again the North East states of Assam and Manipur have been in the news, because of the ruthless floods that have destroyed property and many human lives till now. Every monsoon, low lying areas are affected resulting to loss of or injury to life and property. As per the reports of Manipur centre of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, last year rainfall of 1852.4mm … Continue reading Data Study: Assam reels under floods yet again, what does figures tell us?

Bio-terrorism: Is India prepared against such new and emerging forms of terrorism?

Bio-terrorism is not a conventional modus operandi to inflict damage upon human lives and property. As science and technology is upgrading itself with every passing day, the risk of discovering a new form of biological phenomenon is also very much obvious. International community has taken a strict stance against such chemical and biological attacks. But, the larger question is, is India prepared?  Bio-terrorism poses a unique challenge … Continue reading Bio-terrorism: Is India prepared against such new and emerging forms of terrorism?

Understanding the struggle for groundwater regulation in India (in the light of Perumatty Judgment)

By: PRERNA TARA (She is a research fellow with Analysis. The entire research has been carried under Research Network Program of Analysis. ) You can reach author at: taraprerna@gmail.com  I. Introduction:- Ground water is the water that seeps through rocks and soil and is stored below the ground. The rocks in which ground water is stored are called aquifers. Aquifers are typically made up of … Continue reading Understanding the struggle for groundwater regulation in India (in the light of Perumatty Judgment)

(Special Report)Anti-Dam Protests in Northeast: Voices are going unheard due to crony capitalism and ignorance by media

Since 2013, no new hydropower project has been installed in the state of Uttarakhand by the courtesy of landmark judgment passed by the Supreme Court.  A special report by Analysis on the on-going protests in the Northeast against the setting up of large hydro power projects. Politics related to water and dams is very old in a country like India. The nation has over a period of … Continue reading (Special Report)Anti-Dam Protests in Northeast: Voices are going unheard due to crony capitalism and ignorance by media

Burhan Wani; Terrorist or Hero? A new turn to Kashmir militancy!

“In our religion, whosoever dies because of the oppression from India, or by an Indian bullet, doesn’t die,” ­-Burhan Wani’s father Muzaffar Wani in conversation with HT Being an Indian, one can never expect to have such wide ranging perceptions against its own nation. But, this has been the story with Kashmir since quite a long time now. I still remember when Abu Qasim LeT … Continue reading Burhan Wani; Terrorist or Hero? A new turn to Kashmir militancy!