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Manvendra Singh Blog - DSA's Editor-in-Chief

Founding Editor view on Aerospace Special Issue

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There is a game of serious brinkmanship underway between Pakistan and the United States of America. Actually the game has been started by Pakistan and the US willy-nilly has to partake in it. Because that is the peculiar nature of the game and since it involves countless lives and at least three countries. All of it revolves around the shape and structure of a post troop withdrawal Afghanistan.

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Founding Editor View on Land Force India

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Everything about the government’s attitude toward its largest armed force is epitomized by its handling over the age matter of the Chief of Army Staff. It is truly bizarre as to the depths of ignorance that the government can sink. And it is downright dangerous the levels that the government can go so as to manipulate its agenda onto the Armed Forces. In this case the army, its largest land force and the true reflection of the Union of India, for it is the union of all communities and regions of this country. And yet the government will not hesitate to mishandle sensitive matters concerning the army.

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Founding Editor View on Afganistan Special

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The announcement of a troop withdrawal by President Obama has sent many theorists over the top, but there is much happening under the radar that suggests Armageddon is not imminent. And if the game is played well and fairly, that doomsday can safely be prevented till eternity. But that of course depends on the inimitable 'if' of regional politics and global visions. There are many imponderables enroute and much to happen before the last western soldier leaves the dust and destruction of Afghanistan behind.

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Founding Editor View on Disaster Management

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The logic of a disaster management authority, its mitigation programme, a speedy response and rehabilitation mechanism and a population aware of the risks and dangers are plain to the eye and to the commonest of senses. Disasters, natural or man-made, cause more death and destruction per calendar year than any other non-medical reason worldwide.

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Editor-in-Chief View on Osama Special Issue

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In India it was an I told you so moment. For the US and the rest of the world it was I thought so and for the Pakistani people it was, alas, I couldn’t say so. As for the Pakistan Army it was simply, I never knew so. All of these responses were united by the announcement by President Barack Obama that US special forces had finally found Osama bin Laden, alive and he was now dead.

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