GE- Powering the Indian Sky

The ever growing footprint of American companies in the Indian defense market is yet another reaffirmation of that old maxim- when it comes to inter-state relations, there are neither permanent friends nor permanent enemies- only permanent interests. For a country that didn’t think twice before dispatching the 7th Fleet to the Bay of Bengal to threaten India into submission during the 71 war .. Continue reading >>

The Brits are Back…

When it comes to protecting our skies and general matters of national security, I have always felt it is wiser to err on the side of pragmatism rather than sentiment. And as one comes across ever more depressing news of the painstakingly slow progress being made on the Kaveri front, I can’t help but wonder why we can’t just stick to common sense and get the best that money can buy from foreign shores. Continue reading >>