India successfully tested a new Quick Reaction SAM Missile
India on Sunday successfully test-fired an indigenously developed quick reaction surface-to-air short range missile from a test range along the Odisha coast.
4 Arab Nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar for supporting Terror
Four Arab nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar early Monday morning, further deepening a rift between Gulf Arab nations+ over that country’s support for Islamist groups.
Why did India rebuff Australia’s War Games offer (if not to placate China)?
India has rebuffed Australia’s effort to join the trilateral Malabar drills in the Indian Ocean, held with the United States and Japan, two nations Australia shares close ties with.
All eyes on possible Narendra Modi-Nawaz Sharif chat at Astana SCO Summit
Days after the Prime Minister’s four-nation Europe tour, the focus is now on a possible handshake or a pull aside between Narendra Modi and his Pak counterpart Nawaz Sharif and a meeting between the Indian PM and Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Shanghai . . . .
Army to get new Assault Rifle which has lethal firing range of 500 metres
A new 7.62 mm assault rifle for the Indian Army has been developed by the Ordinance Factory Board. The trials of the weapon will commence soon. The rifle weighing 4.5 kgs is fully automatic and has two firing modes- single shot and automatic.
Army’s aggressive approach towards terrorists, jobs for civilians and development of state : Govt’s strategy in J&K
The Indian army, with strong backing from the government, has hardened its stance in militancy-hit Jammu & Kashmir that has been on the boil since the Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani was killed last July. Officers say it plans to continue to do so, at least for the summer.
Reliance, L&T vying for ?25,000-cr defence deal for Amphibious Assault Ships
In an effort to kick-start ‘Make in India’ in the defence sector, the government has issued request for proposal (RFP) to Larsen and Toubro (L&T) and Reliance Defence and Engineering Ltd. (RDEL) to build four amphibious ships in a deal worth ?25,000 crore.
India welcome to play a role in reconstruction of Syria, says Bashar al-Assad
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said India is welcome to play a role in the reconstruction of the war-ravaged country. He also said India and Syria were victims of terror and they should support each other in the fight against the menace.
US recognises India as a major defence partner: Defence Secretary James Mattis
The US recognises India as a major defence partner partly out of respect for New Delhi’s indispensable role in maintaining stability in the Indian Ocean region, Defence Secretary James Mattis has said.
Army guns down 4 militants after they attack CRPF camp in Bandipora
Four militants were killed in retaliatory firing by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and police in Sumbal town of Bandipora district in North Kashmir today. The militant has attacked a CRPF camp of 45th Battalion at Sumbal early today.
India will not stop to count bullets if Pakistan fires even once, says Rajnath Singh
Warning Pakistan once again for ‘disturbing peace and tranquillity in Jammu and Kashmir’, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today indicated that India would respond with unmeasured force if the neighbour fired even a single bullet.