The CDS also said that convergence of the surveillance and communication resources of the three services is essential for evolving a framework for having a composite real-time air situation "picture"
Even if the industry bites the bullet and agrees to go full throttle on defence manufacturing, the lack of transparency from the government corridor will hardly instil confidence in the private sector.
Rajnath Singh says Balakot airstrikes sent out clear message on terrorism, infrastructure 'across the border' won't be safe haven for terrorists
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the Balakot airstrikes had sent out a clear message that infrastructure across the border could not be used as safe havens for terrorists.
General Bipin Rawat-led Department of Military Affairs to have three joint secretaries from Army, Navy and Air Force
The Department of Military Affairs, headed by Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, will have three joint secretaries from the Army, Navy and the Air Force, sources said
Talk of overtaking PoK captures imagination, but remains a distant dream until India strengthens military, boosts global influence
The killing of top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani by US forces has ignited the imagination of Indians who are tired of terrorism nurtured, abetted and sponsored from across the border by Pakistan.
Pakistan condemns CDS General Bipin Rawar's remarks on 'de-radicalistaion camps' for youth in J&K, says comments reflect 'extremist mindset'
Pakistan on Friday condemned the statements of Indian Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat where he suggested de-radicalisation camps for radicalised youths in the Kashmir Valley and a concerted effort to tackle terrorism globally.
'Not the first ridiculous statement he has made': Asaduddin Owaisi hits out at CDS General Bipin Rawat's 'de-radicalisation' comments
Hitting out at the Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat who said de-radicalisation camps are operating in the country, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has questioned who would deradicalise attackers of Muslims and Dalits
CDS General Bipin Rawat pitches for strong global action against State-sponsored terrorism, says issue must be tackled
Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Thursday pitched for strong global action against states sponsoring terrorism, saying there is a need to take the bull by its horns and strike at the root cause
Lieutenant General Manoj Mukund Naravane to be next Indian Army chief; decorated veteran has led counter-insurgency ops in J&K, North East
Lt Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane is set to become the next chief of the 1.3 million-strong Indian Army, official sources said on Monday. Lt Gen Naravane is currently serving as Vice Chief of the Army.
Indian Army will get US-made Sig Sauer rifles by year-end, says General Bipin Rawat; postal stamp on 'Siachen Warriors' released
The Indian Army is working to empower its infantry forces, and one of the world's best rifles, manufactured by firearm major Sig Sauer, will be made available to them by the end of this year, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday
Pakistan's effort to disprove India's claim of destroying terror launchpads across LoC may fall flat due to its track record in curbing terrorism
Amid international worries over the condition of human rights in various regions of Pakistan, Islamabad on Tuesday attempted to debunk India's claims of having destroyed three terror camps on the Pakistani side across the Line of Control (LoC). Pakistan gave foreign diplomats a tour of the areas India claimed to have targetted, to ascertain whether there was damage done to terrorists or "civillians".
Lt Gen Mukund Naravane takes charge as vice chief of Indian Army; ex-Eastern Commander in race for top post after Bipin Rawat’s retirement
Lieutenant General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Sunday assumed charge as the vice chief of the 1.3 million-strong Indian Army.
The Indian Air Force bombed terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed's (JeM) biggest training camp near Balakot on 26 February, in response to the Pulwama attack
Before govt announced revocation of Article 370, Indian Army had identified main 'trouble spots' in Kashmir
The Indian Army also deployed an additional brigade from the northeastern region in Kashmir to strengthen its counter-infiltration grid on the Line of Control (LoC) to thwart any attempt made by Pakistan Army to push any infiltrators inside the valley.
Indian Army chief Bipin Rawat denies reports of Chinese soldiers crossing LAC, says there has been no intrusion
Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said that there has been no intrusion by the Chinese in Ladakh's Demchok sector.
Army chief General Bipin Rawat pitches for incorporating artificial intelligence into armed forces' system
Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday pitched for incorporating artificial intelligence and big data into the armed forces' system.
'No place for homosexuals in Indian Army': General Bipin Rawat sparks row, claims army is conservative
In a remark which is likely to spark controversy, army chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday said that the India Army is conservative and not above the law, but there is no place for homosexuals in the army.
Army 'not yet ready' for women in combat roles, trying to incorporate them in accounting, psychological warfare, says Bipin Rawat
The Indian Army is not yet ready to have women in combat roles, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Friday. The Army chief, however, said there are several other fields where the Army is thinking of inducting women, such as information and psychological warfare.