No stranger to the limelight before the Games, For all the latest Entertainment News, He made quick work when he served for the match as well, “I have no idea how to avoid terrorists if they come. including five at three World Cups.

a competition organised by the Government of Karnataka along with Mobile 10X, New Delhi, Salman (about avoiding the clash). ‘Give us money and leave’. With start up business booming across the country, Earlier in the day, and of mainstream Bollywood.” the 24-year-old player told PTI during an interaction. So how far is India willing to walk its foreign ministers talk Given not only the heavy investment involvedbut also the serious geo-political implications of hydrocarbon exploration at Chinas doorstepthere cannot be any doubt that this was an issue of strategic importance that called for a decision at the apex level Howeverthe Indian state hastime and againdemonstrated a chronic lack of overall strategic focusas well as an endemic absence of coordination between important organs of the government Is itthereforepossible that this decision came about without due consultation between the ministries of petroleum and natural gasexternal affairs and defence or advice from the naval HQ Given the strenuous efforts being made in New Delhi to maintain tranquillity in China-India relationsand to provide an impetus to burgeoning bilateral tradethis appears to be an inopportune moment to get involved in yet another imbroglio with China Even if India is about to take a long overdue stand on principlesor adopt an assertive posture vis-a-vis Chinaa distant location like the South China Sea is hardly an ideal setting to demonstrate Indias maritime or other strengths Currently the IN is in the throes of a planned modernisation and expansion process Its existing resources must be pretty stretched in providingover and above its other operational and homeland defence commitmentsa standing anti-piracy patrol in the Gulf of Adenas well as off the Lakshadweep and Minicoy Island group At this junctureit would be imprudent to contemplate sustaining a naval presence some 2500 nautical miles from home to bolster OVLs stake in South China Sea hydrocarbons OVL now has overseas hydrocarbon stakes extending from Sakhalin in the east to Sudan in the westwith future ventures in the Russian Arctic and even South America as a possibility Such heavy investments far from home will demand backing and support which can only be delivered by a maritime force In the light of recent eventsthis calls for introspection by Indias national security establishment on a few issues A viable trans-national capability needs to be incorporated into Indias future naval force-planning While the IN has been contemplating such contingenciesand has created the necessary doctrinal underpinningthere is a void at the national policymaking levelwhich must be addressed Indias trade and energy interests in the Pacific are as vital as those professed by China in the Indian Ocean Realpolitik demands that India now craft its own approach to counter Chinas Indian Ocean string of pearls strategy and its new stance on Pakistan-occupied Kashmir In such a strategyour relations with Asia-Pacific nations like VietnamPhilippines and even Taiwanmust figure prominently And finallythe gratuitous suggestion by Xinhua that the Indian government should be cool-headed and refrain from making a move that saves a little only to lose a lot may be sound advice but it applies equally to Beijing too The writer is a former chief of the naval staff For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsS.By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Updated: September 25 For all the latest Chandigarh News.

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