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China, India raising military spendings: IISS

China, India raising military spendings: IISS

LONDON: Asian states led by China and India are surging ahead with military spending as they recover strongly from the global slowdown, while Europe and the US feel the pinch, a study said Wednesday. The US military remains “under severe […]


India to buy more BrahMos missiles

India to buy more BrahMos missiles

New Delhi: India has plans to introduce into its armed forces the new BrahMos missile, the head of the BrahMos Aerospace company, Sivathanu Pillai, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday. Established in 1998, BrahMos Aerospace, a joint Indian-Russian venture, produces and […]


India Requests M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers

India Requests M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Jan. 22 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to India of 145 M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers with Laser Inertial Artillery Pointing Systems (LINAPS) and associated parts, equipment, training and logistical support […]


Army, MoD Lock Horns Over Ban on Singapore Technologies

Army, MoD Lock Horns Over Ban on Singapore Technologies

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Defence (MoD) faces accusations of serious contradictions in the apparently ill-considered ban it had imposed last June on arms vendor Singapore Technologies Kinetic (STK). The ban was slapped on seven companies after the May 19, […]


India Tests Laser-Guided Bombs

India Tests Laser-Guided Bombs

Two flight trials were conducted today at Integrated Test Range, Chandipur to test the effectiveness of the guidance and control systems of laser-guided bombs. On-board systems in both the trials worked satisfactorily and the mission objectives have been met. Aeronautics […]


Beijing denies China hackers attacked Indian govt

Beijing denies China hackers attacked Indian govt

Beijing: China on Tuesday rejected reports that Indian government computers had been attacked by Chinese hackers as “groundless”, one week after US Internet giant Google made a similar accusation. A source in the office of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh […]


Pakistan warns against ‘massive’ Indian arms build-up

Pakistan warns against ‘massive’ Indian arms build-up

Islamabad: Pakistan voiced concern Wednesday over a “massive” arms build-up by rival India, warning that it could destabilize the regional balance. The National Command Authority (NCA), which oversees the country’s nuclear assets, at a meeting took note of developments “detrimental” […]


India Submits Letter of Request for Potential Boeing C-17 Order

India Submits Letter of Request for Potential Boeing C-17 Order

LONG BEACH, Ca: The Boeing Company announced today that the U.S. government has received a Letter of Request from India’s Ministry of Defence (MOD) and the Indian Air Force regarding the potential acquisition of 10 C-17 Globemaster III advanced airlifters. […]


Pakistan, India exchange nuclear site lists: ministry

Pakistan, India exchange nuclear site lists: ministry

Islamabad: Pakistan and India on Friday exchanged lists of their nuclear sites under an annual accord, after a year of strained relations between the arch-rivals, Pakistan’s foreign ministry said. The New Year’s Day exchange is aimed at protecting the sites […]


 
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