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Dec 13, 2017
Donald Trump signs into law $692 bn US defence budget, additional $66 bn set for 'overseas contingency operations'President Donald Trump signed a $692 billion defence budget on Tuesday, which among other things gives funding to provide legislative authority to implement his South Asia strategy and authorises critical missile capabilities
Nov 17, 2017
US Congress passes $700 bn defence budget, seeks advancement in defence cooperation with IndiaThe US Congress passed a nearly $700 billion American defence budget for 2018, which among other things, seeks advancement in defence cooperation with India
Jun 17, 2017
Donald Trump lauds Justine Trudeau for increasing Canada's military budget by 70 percentUS President Donald Trump has lauded Canadian Prime Minister Justine Trudeau's decision to increase the defence budget by 70 percent over the next decade
May 25, 2017
Pakistan defence spend may rise 30% but its real enemies are Chinese debt trap, povertyA steeper-than-expected rise in defence spend wouldn’t be good news for a crippled economy like Pakistan, largely running on Chinese aid.
May 23, 2017
Germany: Committed to meeting NATO defense spending goalsGermany's defence minister says the country is committed to spending two percent of its gross domestic product on defence in keeping with its pledge to NATO.
May 04, 2017
Post-Krishna Ghati, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat discusses military strategyA national military strategy and a security framework will be finalised very soon to effectively deal with security challenges facing the nation, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Thursday.
Feb 28, 2017
Donald Trump to increase military funds in federal budget by $54 billion; proposes big cuts in other departmentsPresident Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in US military spending in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid.
Feb 16, 2017
Isro launches 104 satellites: Indian space programme deserves kudos, says Chinese dailyIndia deserves kudos for sending a record 104 satellites into the orbit at one go but it was way behind than China in space technology, a Chinese newspaper said on Thursday.
Jan 30, 2017
Budget should focus on defence modernisation, address concerns over Make in IndiaWhile the recent liberalisation of Defence Procurement Policy in 2016 (DPP 2016) is a welcome move by the government, there are still concerns that remain.
Oct 28, 2016
China’s Hilter-like paranoia against India reflects its Communist Party's internal fearsChina is often compared to a dragon, but her antics are of chipmunks whether it's against Japan in the Senkaku islands or against India in Arunachal Pradesh and Paksitan Occupied Kashmir. It appears loveable and confident from outside, but has the heart of a mice, that acts like thieves and is highly destructive