Internal Security in India

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network System (CCTNS)

The UPA Government had initiated the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network System (CCTNS) project in 2009 as part of its police modernisation programme under the national e-governance project. It was conceived to bring all 16,000 police stations in India under a single network to counter terror challenges. Objectives of CCTNS The core objective of CCTNS is […]


Federal Structure, Diversity and Insurgency in India

Our country has been hailed as a triumph of democracy. India is known as largest functioning democracy in the world and also a beacon of democracy to the world. The cornerstone of success of democracy is the way the power has been distributed by the constitution. Further, the success of democracy also must be qualified […]

Essay: Radicalization – The role of the Internet & India’s reponse

Internet has revolutionised our lives and has changed many aspects of how we work, live, shop, conduct our hobbies and the ways we form and maintain our relationships. Due to its global reach and unbounded fetter, Internet has become the integral part of business, recreation, education, personal life and social-networking. Most profoundly, the internet has […]

Illicit drug trade along Golden Triangle & India’s North East

“There are serious implications for North East India due to illicit drug trade along the Golden Triangle.” Elaborate various dimensions of the issues and stakeholders involved.

National Cyber Security Policy

In 2013, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of the Government of India had released the National Cyber Security Policy to protect information, such as personal information, financial/banking information, sovereign data etc. The policy has proposed to set up different bodies to deal with various levels of threat, along with a national nodal agency, to […]