- An Autonomous Think-Tank of Defence and Security Studies 

Scholar’s Voice -A New Way of Thinking is a Biannual Refereed Journal of Centre for Defence Sciences Research & Development (CDSRD) and registered with the International Centre for ISSN, Paris. It is a forum for free expression of all legitimate views of established intellectuals, students, teachers and scholars. It is being brought out with the aim of focusing on the various issues of National Security and International Affairs. The research papers/articles will be accommodated on the merit of the manuscript and only such articles which have immediate applied value will be published in this journal.

Editorial Board

Prof. R. N. Swarup

Core Group
Prof. Shekhar Adhikari

Prof. M. N. Varma, Prof. R. K. Upadhyaya,

Prof. Prashant Agarwal, Prof. Sanjeev Bhadauria, Prof. Bharti Das

Editorial Team

Prof. Hari Saran, Prof. Harsh K. Sinha

Dr. G. C. Singh, Dr. Zakir Husain, Dr. Vijendra Singh

Dr. Rakesh Kumar, Dr. Ravi Pratap Singh

Dr. Jagdish P. Verma


We invite contributors to submit well researched papers/articles, which have not been published previously. A declaration to that effect, signed by the author must accompany the manuscript. Manuscripts should be sent to the Chief-Editor.

  1. The research paper should be oriented towards identifying some current problem of National Security and International Affairs.
  2. The research paper should be exclusive. It should be original in the range of 3000-5000 words.
  3. Research papers may be submitted through e-mail at-  editor.svoice@gmail.com
  4. Manuscripts should be composed in MS-WORD. The publication follows UK English.
  5. Each research paper must be accompanied by an Abstract not exceeding 100 words. End notes and references are necessary.
  6. A brief bio-line about the writer should accompany the research paper. It should mention only the designation or professional position of the author.
  7. The unpublished manuscripts will be considered for the next issue and unsuitable ones would be returned and would be informed accordingly.
  8. The views expressed in the research papers will solely be those of the writers and each writer shall undertake full responsibility for ensuring that the facts presented are correct and there is no violation of any copyrights.

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Demand Draft/Cheque should be drawn in favour of ‘CDSRD Allahabad’ payable at Allahabad. For outstation Cheques add ` 50 towards bank charges. For the subscription to the print edition ISSN 0974-6501 contacts on e-mail: editor.svoice@gmail.com or write to the Editor on address: 45H/1G Maharishi Marg, Kalindipuram, Allahabad - 211011. 


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