Any issue that has the potential to directly impact the pursuit of National Goals can be classified as an area of National Interest
Has 5 major dimensions
Geo - Political
Science & Technology
National Interests therefore stem from the evolving National goals in each of these dimensions and is also a reflection of the relative National Strengths with regard to these dimensions
National Security Paradigm National Security Economic Geo Political Military Socio-Cultural National Goals National Interests National Strength Science & Technology Science & Technology Science & Technology Science & Technology
China denied visa to Lt. Gen. B.S. Jaswal, General Officer Commanding Chief, Northern Area Command of the Indian Army
Chinese hackers have unleashed a cyber warfare against India, especially intruding into sensitive government agencies, departments and units.
China has been issuing stapled visas to those applying for visits to PRC from J&K.
Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Chairman of the Hurriyat Conference, has been found to have contacts with Chinese diplomats. In March 2010, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq met with Chinese Foreign Affairs Director Ying Gang in Geneva at the 13th session of the UN Human Rights Council.
China objections to the visit of the Indian Prime Minister Man Mohan Singh and HH Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh Tawang. It also objected to the meeting between the Dalai Lama and the Indian PM.
China has also started wavering on its earlier acceptance of Sikkim as a part of India.
developed contingency plans to shift airborne forces to the region.
China has deployed its most advanced Nuclear missiles in Chengdu and Kungmin regions – the principal PLA bases ranged against India other than Tibet
Chinese PLA soldiers, estimated at about 11000, have occupied portions of Balwaristan
The Indian Army confirmed that a battalion of PLA soldiers were deployed at the Khunjerab Pass that straddles the border between Tibet and Balawaristan
Satellite pictures show several tunnels, estimated to be 22 in number, at various places along with convoys of trucks (likely to be PLA) in Balwaristan . Reports suggesting that the Chinese are mining high-grade Uranium here.
Increased Aggressive patrolling all along the Indo Chinese border with creeping encroachments
China has unveiled Anti Satellite Weapons, Anti Ship Ballistic Missiles, Integrated Theater Command based rapid deployment capabilities in Tibet and North East Theatres
PLAN has a plan for 1000 ship Navy and has announced South China Sea as their area and vowed to be present in the IOR
China continues Nuclear Proliferation to Pakistan – Two Nuclear plants announced