Author of Indian Mujahideen: The Enemy Within (2011, Hachette) and Himalayan Face-off: Chinese Assertion and Indian Riposte (2014, Hachette). Awarded K Subrahmanyam Prize for Strategic Studies in 2015 by Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (MP-IDSA) and the 2011 Ben Gurion Prize by Israel.
Articles by Shishir Gupta
All of them are around 23-25 years of age and are hardened veterans of jihad and may have operated across the Durand Line in Afghanistan.
The four slain terrorists are believed to be from a unit of 12 that has been operating in Poonch-Rajouri forests near Line of Control for the past 18 months.
The four slain terrorists are believed to be from a unit of 12 that has been operating in the Poonch-Rajouri forests
The NIA has attached a residential property of a key accused in a terror funding case related to Dawood Ibrahim, under the UAPA.
India has quietly signed two long term LNG contracts with France and UAE for supply of 2 million metric tons of gas.
India and the UAE have signed agreements on trade settlement in national currencies and establishing a real-time link for cross-border transactions.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa said Islam has no place for extremism and believes in protecting humanity as he delivered the 'Khutbah' at Jama Masjid.
As the acquisition of Rafale-M and three additional submarines are part of Defence Ministry’s processes, the two items were not included in the joint statement.
The naval cruise missile has a range of 1000 kms after being launched from a Scorpene class submarine.
The India-France CEO forum has been reconstituted after five years and are meeting on July 14 in Paris.
India and France are set to cooperate in various sectors including the digital economy, manufacturing, and clean energy.
Sheikh Issa visit is very significant as he is close to Saudi Crown Prince MBS and represents the reformative phase of Islam in the Royal Kingdom.
PM Modi will be hosted by UAE ruler and President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan with India-France-UAE part of the trilateral cooperation initiative.
Ajit Doval said India has been a melting pot of cultures and religions that have co-existed in harmony for centuries.
PM Modi will sign acquisition of 26 Rafale-Marine fighters for INS Vikrant and 3 additional Kalveri class submarines to be built at Mumbai's Mazagon Dockyards.
Goldman Sachs Research said India will become the world’s second-largest economy by 2075.
Indian diplomatic premises in US, UK and Canada have been declared as “warzones” by Khalistanis for the rally to protest against murder of Hardeep Singh Nijjar.
French President Emmanuel Macron will show PM Modi the Louvre Museum and the two may get photographed with its most famous resident—Mona Lisa.
The former Saudi minister for justice will hold discussions with top government officials and promote inter-faith dialogue and religious tolerance.
Doval is likely to seek guarantees on the protection for Indian diplomats in UK, as well as surety on non-violation of Indian diplomatic premises by extremists.
PM Modi will inaugurate the construction of three National Highway projects in Chhattisgarh, including a 2.8 km long tunnel with animal passes.
Modi government has conveyed to Canada, UK and Germany that bilateral ties will be affected if India is targeted by Khalistan extremists in their countries.
Emmanuel Bonne, diplomatic advisor to French President, will hold extensive talks with NSA Ajit Doval to firm up the agenda of PM Modi's visit to France.
Three out of four states PM Modi will be touring in these two days, go to polls later this year.
India asked Trudeau government to take strong measures to prevent the protestors from gathering close to missions and consulates, desecrating the Indian flag.
The poster for the protest rally in Toronto names Indian high commissioner Sanjay Kumar Verma and Consul General of India Apoorva Srivastava in Toronto.
The Emmanuel Macron government gave green signal to Safran to jointly design, develop, test, manufacture and certify an engine that will power India’s AMCA.
Although India and US have joined hands to counter the cyber-threat challenge, the Chinese threat poses a clear and present danger to vital infrastructure.
As even China does not posses a high altitude long endurance drone, all efforts will be made to scuttle the deal.
Described as Doval Deal by US Defence Secretary Llyod Austin, the F-414 is a high performance proven engine as compared to indigenous Chinese WS-10 engine.