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Russia Snubs India; Cancels Navy, Army War Games

Russia Snubs India; Cancels Navy, Army War Games

Russia has snubbed India in the recent months by cancelling two important bilateral war games, usually held under a well-established arrangement, a senior official said on Monday. The move has raised eyebrows in the Indian defence establishment. The Russians have […]


Was Pakistan Ready on May 11th, 1998?

Was Pakistan Ready on May 11th, 1998?

When Narasimha Rao, the Indian National Congress Prime Minister called for snap elections in 1996, it was time for Pakistan to brace itself for the events particularly if BJP came to power. BJP had posed serious challenges to the INC […]


Russia delivers another batch of naval fighters to India

Russia delivers another batch of naval fighters to India

Russia’s MiG aircraft maker delivered a new batch of five MiG-29K/KUB carrier-based fighters to the Indian navy in May, the company said. “A flight training simulator and other technical equipment has also been delivered,” MiG said in a statement on […]


India Certifies First Dhruv Helicopter Simulator

India Certifies First Dhruv Helicopter Simulator

The Helicopter Academy to Train by Simulation of Flying (HATSOFF), the joint venture owned equally by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and CAE, today announced that its simulator cockpit for the civil/conventional variant of the Dhruv has been certified to Level […]


India Goes Full Steam to Finalize Fighter Aircraft Deal

India Goes Full Steam to Finalize Fighter Aircraft Deal

Rejecting the carping by those ejected out of the hotly-contested $10.4 billion MMRCA (medium multi-role combat aircraft) race, most notably the US, India is going full throttle to ink the “mother of all defence deals” by December. The aim is […]


India says Sino-Pakistan ties a ‘serious concern’

India says Sino-Pakistan ties a ‘serious concern’

India views with “serious concern” growing defence ties between China and Pakistan and says it will have to bolster its own military capabilities to meet the challenge. “It is a matter of serious concern for us. The main thing is […]


India pushes for nuclear triad

India pushes for nuclear triad

India’s Nuclear Command Authority (NCA) has discussed the country’s progress toward creating a fully-fledged nuclear triad, the Times of India said on Tuesday. An NCA meeting on Monday, presided by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, focused on the testing of the […]


Nuclear scientist says bomb saved Pakistan

Nuclear scientist says bomb saved Pakistan

The father of Pakistan’s nuclear bomb has vigorously defended the program as sparing his country the fate of Iraq or Libya, amid signs that Islamabad is ramping up its weapons capacities. Writing in Newsweek magazine, Abdul Qadeer Khan said that […]


India begins wargames along Pakistan border

India begins wargames along Pakistan border

India kicked off war games involving thousands of troops Monday along its border with arch-rival Pakistan, which is still smarting from the US operation that killed Osama bin Laden. A military spokesman told reporters the six-day exercise, codenamed Vijayee Bhava […]


 
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