Modi govt preparing for a very ‘Concrete and Decisive Surgical Strike 2.0′; Speaking at India Today Editors’ Roundtable conference, Union Minister Jitendra Singh today said that the government would do something very concrete and decisive with regard to terrorism and
cross-border aggression by Pakistan.
No room yet for India in NSG, says China; China on Monday said it would oppose India’s unilateral entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), pending a consensus on the membership of the nuclear weapon states that have not signed the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT).
India a victim of terror, says Donald Trump, calls upon Muslim nations to Fight Islamic Extremism; US President Donald Trump on Sunday named India among the countries that had suffered terror, as he addressed the Arab-Islamic-US summit. He said that countries must ensure that terror groups didn’t find sanctuary on their soil.
India aggravates China by conducting Anti-Submarine Drills in the South China Sea; India which is conducting major naval drills with Singapore in the disputed South China Sea has “reneged” on its promise not to provoke China on the sensitive issue, a Chinese military expert said today.
Dassault to start talks by year end offering 57 jets for the Indian Navy’s Carrier Platforms; French planemaker Dassault Aviation SA hopes to start talks with India by the end of the year for additional sales of its Rafale fighter jet, before full negotiations in 2018,
Chief Executive Eric Trappier said in Geneva on Sunday.
Shaping India’s Land Wars Part 2 : Carrier Modernization Efforts and Missing Elements; The worst-case scenario confronting India’s national security is a two front war. The adversaries will mobilize over
the land and as such these wars will be characterized by air-land battles. Unlike its adversaries though, India has the advantage of utilizing its naval resources for communications, intelligence.
Indian Army’s ‘Exercise Thar Shakti’ concludes on a high note;
About 20,000 troops along with tanks, ICVs, artillery guns and advanced surveillance sensors took part in a month-long military exercise code named“Exercise Thar Shakti” in Rajasthan. The exercise was conducted by the Indian Army’s Chetak Corps.
China-Pakistan water pincer against India: As part of CPEC, mega-dams are planned in Gilgit-Baltistan; China, which is working to re-engineer the trans-boundary flows of rivers originating in Tibet, has
taken its dam-building frenzy to Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan, which is part of Jammu & Kashmir.