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Oct 11, 2017
Indian Navy may get away with sacking sailor Sabi Giri for undergoing sex surgery, but why resist women serving in all rolesThe Indian Navy may be legally in the clear on sacking sailor Sabi Giri but India should consider if it still makes sense to maintain these gender restrictions
Oct 01, 2017
IAF's Ambala airbase to be upgraded ahead of inducting new Rafale jetsThe Indian Air Force airbase here, one of IAF's oldest, is getting a slew of upgrades, including new hangars, tarmac and simulator for flight training, as it prepares to welcome the country's newest fighters, the French Rafale — the first new combat jet to be inducted in close to 20 years.
Sep 28, 2017
UK crippled Islamic State network in Iraq, Syria with 1,600 airstrikes in past three yearsUnited Kingdom has claimed that it has succeeded in crippling the Islamic State (IS) terrorist network with over 1,600 air strikes in Iraq and Syria in the past three years.
Sep 20, 2017
US defence firms want to control the technology, while offering production lines in India: ReportUS defence firms offering to set up production lines in India, want stronger assurances they won’t have to part with proprietary technology.
Sep 17, 2017
Russian MiG eyes deal from navy to supply, jointly develop fighter jets with Indian companiesRussian military aviation firm MiG Sunday said it was not averse to the transfer of technology and joint development of MiG-29 K jets with Indian companies
Sep 17, 2017
Arjan Singh, hero of 1965 war, remembered: Marshal of Indian Air Force's glittering career in and out of uniformAs we mourn Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh's death, let us look back at his illustrious life.
Sep 16, 2017
Defence ministry destroys old, unclassifed documents under Swachhta Hi Sewa Hai missionThousands of old, unclassified files, CDs, and other material have been destroyed by different departments of the Indian Army as a part of its cleanliness mission, sources said.
Sep 11, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman dismisses CAG report on ammunition shortage as 'factually wrong'Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday dismissed as "factually wrong" a CAG report which had stated that the defence forces had ammunition that could last for 20 days in the event of a war
Sep 05, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman as defence minister is feeble attempt at feminism; don't be fooled by govt spinThis is a post-truth era. Even so, it’s difficult to swallow the feminist spin that’s being sought to be given to Nirmala Sitharaman’s surprise appointment as defence minister in Narendra Modi’s latest Cabinet rejig.
Sep 04, 2017
HAL signs Rs 6,100 crore deal to supply 41 advanced light helicopters to Indian armed forcesHAL said it has signed a Rs 6,100 crore contract for supply of 41 to the Indian Army and one to the Indian Navy.