Note by Timothy J. Lomperis on Indian National Security in the Twenty-First Century

Our esteemed advisory panel member Prof. Timothy J. Lomperis has written a special introductory note on the theme of this Issue, “Evolving Dimensions of National Security in India”. He traces India’s strategy of national security while delineating past challenges and upcoming ones, especially the conundrum China presents. Throwing light on how the stance of neutrality has taken several blows, he discusses whether India would benefit more by considering a shift to a national security policy based on alliance building.