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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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Embraer Unveils EMB 145 AEW&C Platform for India

Embraer Unveils EMB 145 AEW&C Platform for India

Embraer presented the first of three EMB 145 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) platforms today to representatives of the Indian government at a ceremony held at its headquarters in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil. Based on the proven Embraer […]


Indian Forces to Gear Up to Fight Cyber Wars

Indian Forces to Gear Up to Fight Cyber Wars

The Defence Minister Shri AK Antony has called upon the Armed Forces to be vigilant against emerging cyber threats. Addressing the centenary celebrations of the Corps of Signals here today, he called upon the forces to keep abreast of latest […]


India admits ‘serious concern’ over Chinese military

India admits ‘serious concern’ over Chinese military

Indian defense minister on Wednesday expressed “serious concern” over China’s growing military might and vowed that the government in New Delhi would further bolster its own forces. China and India have long-standing border disputes in the Himalayas, but have publicly […]


India to Sign Mirage Upgrade Deal

India to Sign Mirage Upgrade Deal

The Indian Air Force today said it was hoping to sign the long-stuck USD 2.1 billion deal to upgrade around 50 Mirage 2000s with France by March this year. The deal has been awaiting clearance from the government after differences […]


India to start talks on $12 billion fighter aircraft order

India to start talks on $12 billion fighter aircraft order

India said Thursday it would begin crucial contract negotiations in the next fortnight for an estimated $12 billion order for 126 fighter jets. The announcement came a day after Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony said the long-delayed contract to modernise […]


 
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