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Overcome Temptation to Buy Arms Abroad, ICBM Test Expected, Says DRDO Chief

Overcome Temptation to Buy Arms Abroad, ICBM Test Expected, Says DRDO Chief

The DRDO chief Dr VK Saraswat has said that self-reliance in critical defence technologies cannot be achieved by the premier defence R&D organization alone. In a terse statement at an award ceremony here today, he called upon the three Services […]


India to Unveil Light Combat Helicopter

India to Unveil Light Combat Helicopter

Indian aviation fraternity in general and HAL in particular is eager to witness another milestone event, when Honorable Defence Minister Shri A.K Antony will dedicate the Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) to the nation on coming Sunday at HAL Airport. Indigenously […]


India Orders 124 More Arjun Tanks

India Orders 124 More Arjun Tanks

The Army has decided to place fresh order for an additional home-built 124 Main Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun. This is over and above the existing order of 124 tanks. The development follows the success of the indigenous MBT Arjun in […]


India Sees Cyber Warfare As New-Gen Security Threat

India Sees Cyber Warfare As New-Gen Security Threat

The Defence Minister Shri AK Antony today asked the top brass of the Armed Forces to work in unison and make cyber systems ‘as secure and as non-porous as possible’. Addressing the Army Commanders here, Shri Antony said cyber-warfare is […]


Agni-II Missile Successfully Test-Fired

Agni-II Missile Successfully Test-Fired

Nuclear-capable Agni-II missile, with a range of 2000 kms, was Monday successfully test-fired by the Army as part of user trial from the Wheelers Island off Orissa coast. The trial was conducted from a rail mobile system in Launch Complex-4 […]


India to Set Up New Defence Technology Commission

India to Set Up New Defence Technology Commission

Government announced setting up of a new Defence Technology Commission to provide a major boost to research and development and decided to go for the second generation of main battle tank ‘Arjun’ and ‘Akash’ surface-to-air missile. The decision to set […]


MoD Announces Major DRDO Restructuring Plan

MoD Announces Major DRDO Restructuring Plan

To give a major boost to Defence Research in the country and to ensure effective participation of the private sector in Defence technology, the Defence Minister Shri AK Antony today approved a series of measures that will transform and revitalize […]


Russian warships hold nuclear defense drills in Indian Ocean

Russian warships hold nuclear defense drills in Indian Ocean

RFS PYOTR VELIKY: Two Russian warships conducted an exercise against a simulated nuclear attack with elements of chemical, biological and radiological (CBR) warfare in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, a Navy officer said. The Moskva guided-missile cruiser, the flagship of […]


US Must Help Pakistan Beat Insurgency, Officials Say

US Must Help Pakistan Beat Insurgency, Officials Say

WASHINGTON: Calling relations with Pakistan vital to U.S. national security, senior Defense Department officials testified on Capitol Hill today in support of long-term funding for Pakistan’s counterinsurgency operations. Michele Flournoy, undersecretary of defense for policy, and Marine Corps Lt. Gen. […]


 
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