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Indian Defence Research and Development Laboratories – Part 3

Indian Defence Research and Development Laboratories – Part 3

Indian Defence Research and Development Laboratories – Part 3

Aero India 2009


Russia to lease nuclear submarine to India

Russia to lease nuclear submarine to India

Russia will lease a nuclear powered submarine to India before October, a Russian Navy Staff admiral said on Wednesday. Previous media reports said that the K-152 Nerpa attack submarine had already been transferred to India on a 10-year lease. “The […]


Indian Navy captures 61 pirates in Arabian Sea

Indian Navy captures 61 pirates in Arabian Sea

The Indian Navy has seized a pirate ship, rescuing 13 crewmembers and arresting 61 suspected Somali pirates in the Arabian Sea, national media reported on Monday. “The Vega 5, a pirate mother vessel, was intercepted by a fast attack craft, […]


India world’s biggest arms importer: think tank

India world’s biggest arms importer: think tank

India has been the world’s biggest weapons importer over the last five years, Swedish think-tank SIPRI reported Monday, naming four Asian countries among the top five arms importers. The report also highlighted how the world’s major arms supplying countries had […]


India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

In an exercise to further sharpen its missile teeth, India on Friday successfully test-fired two indigenously developed, nuclear capable ballistic missiles, both having a strike range of 350 kms, from separate locations off the Orissa coast. While ‘Dhanush’ was flight-tested […]


India Successfully Test-Fires Interceptor Missile

India Successfully Test-Fires Interceptor Missile

India successfully test-fired indigenously developed interceptor missile, capable of destroying any incoming hostile ballistic missile on Sunday from Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Wheeler Island off Orissa coast. “Aimed at developing a fully-fledged multi-layer Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) system, the […]


India’s Defence Budget 2011-12

India’s Defence Budget 2011-12

The union budget 2011-12, presented to the parliament on February 28, 2011, increased the defence allocation to Rs 1,64,415.49 crore ($36.03 billion). The allocation, which represents an 11.59 per cent growth over the previous year’s budget, is impressive at least […]


China defense budget to rise 12.7% in 2011

China defense budget to rise 12.7% in 2011

China’s defense budget will rise 12.7 percent in 2011 to 601.1 billion yuan ($91.7 billion), a government spokesman said on Friday, amid persistent concerns about Beijing’s military build-up. The figure was contained in a budgetary report submitted to the National […]


India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-GSLV – Part 8

India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-GSLV – Part 8

India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-GSLV – Part 8

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