While many Sri Lankans may have celebrated the passing of a controversial legislation on May 20th
When the UNICEF says in its blog that “vaccines are amongst the greatest advances of modern medic
August 11 marked an important date in the history of the U.S.
It has been nine months since the pandemic shook the world.
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced that he would be res
THE THAWING US-CHINA CLIMATE DIPLOMACY
Ninety days after President Xi annulled the climate change negotiations in retaliation to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's travel to Taiwan, the Chinese Premier has agreed to resume deliberations with the United States. Can China and the US cooperate on climate change?Read More
THE DRAGON BITES ITS TAIL
Centuries of evolution have changed much of human life except for certain traits like socialising. Humans are ingrained to be social animals. History has taught us that when humans are denied access to socialising with each other, revolts eventually emerge, toppling those in power.Read More
Did local commanders at ground zero take matters into their own hands and flout the rules of engagement? An impartial inquiry is necessary.
'Be Indian, buy Indian’ seems easy to achieve, but in the age of a globalised economy, is it possible to do so? Part two explains how businesses in India should evolve.
'Be Indian, buy Indian’ seems easy to achieve, but in the age of a globalised economy, is it possible to do so? Part one explains how the issue is complicated.
In the last of the three-part series, end-states to the confrontation between US and PRC are examined with suggestions for impartial intelligence.
In this second part of the three-part series, the fictional narrative discusses electoral politics, geopolitical powerplay and tensions between US and PRC.
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FUTURE OF CONFLICT
OUTER SPACE, DEEP SEA AND CYBER
THE THREAT TO GLOBAL COMMONS
The 21st century is a globalised economic ecosystem in which future prosperity depends on safeguarding the 'global commons'.
FUTURE OF CONFLICT
Mapping the path of potential conflicts in space is critical for the peaceful exploitation of the medium.
INDIA AND EMERGING DOMAINS OF WARFARE
Future conflicts will occur in outer space, the deep ocean and the cyber world.
Technology has enabled the control of the three- dimensional battlespace in ways that were not possible, or even imaginable, a few years back.
FAKE NEWS: MAKING NO DISTINCTION!
When even the redoubtable Xi Jinping can be ‘toppled’ by malicious peddlers of fake news, it is time to sit up and take notice.
SILICON PHOTONICS: THE NEXT TECH REVOLUTION?
The photonics industry has the potential to drive technology in the post-law Moore’s era, making silicon photonics a critical technology.