'550 million trained resources by 2022': A target which shall challenge the resolve of the Indian Establishment in efficiency and "Good Governance". Governments, we dare say, due to their globalized ambitions to conquer the financial strength, give in to the hoopla of management of public finances. In its entirety, which Government would not like to take credit for billions of dollars shoring up as investment into reserves and pooled assets to showcase their money might?
The recent decision by India to buy 36 Rafale jets in “off the shelf” condition has been nothing less than a “Dogfight”. It was a lopsided journey that started in year 2001 and took 10 years for the government and IAF to identify the depleting squadrons, shortlist six jets and conduct rigorous testing of each to gauge the compatibility according to Indian Conditions.