Protesters are escorted by the police as they demonstrate peacefully in New Delhi—AP

Protesters are escorted by the police as they demonstrate peacefully in New Delhi—AP

Protesters are escorted by the police as they demonstrate peacefully in New Delhi—AP

India

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.