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Nov 23, 2017
Congress' allegations against Centre over Rafale deal are low on facts, high on rhetoric, obfuscation and half-truthsCongress' aim through these allegations is to throw mud in the hope that some of it sticks in election season and the Modi government's halo of moral uprightness in defence procurements is punctured
Nov 22, 2017
India successfully test-fires BrahMos missile from Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet; combo will aid IAF in surgical strikesIndia entered a new defence league with the successful launch of a Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from Sukhoi-30 MKI jet over the Bay of Bengal, media reports said.
Nov 01, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman raises concern over presence of outsiders, increased militarisation in Indian OceanNirmala Sitharaman voiced concern over increased militarisation and extra-regional forces maintaining a near-permanent presence in Indian Ocean region on 'some pretext or the other'
Oct 31, 2017
Indian Navy to acquire 111 helicopters worth Rs 21,738 crore after government clears mega projectIn a major move, the defence ministry approved procurement of 111 utility helicopters for the Indian Navy at a cost of Rs 21,738 crore, in the first acquisition to be cleared under the strategic partnership model.
Oct 24, 2017
IAF conducts touchdown exercise on Lucknow-Agra Expressway, 20 aircraft participate in first such drillAs many as 20 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF), including AN-32 transport, Mirage 2000 and Sukhoi 30 MKI, will make a touchdown on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway on Tuesday
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