Defence Ministry approves procurement of indigenous military hardware worth Rs 5,100 crore, construction of six submarines

The procurement would include sophisticated Electronic Warfare Systems for the Indian Army that are designed by the DRDO and manufactured locally by the Indian industry.
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Brazil-India relations: A marriage yet to be seen

Dismal until the early 2000s, Brazil-India relations gained new impetus in 2006 with the signature of the Brazil-India strategic partnership.

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Jammu & Kashmir: Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Pulwama

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Khrew following information about the presence of militants in the area, an officer said.

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CDS Bipin Rawat downplays Chinese matrix in Indian Ocean, gives weight to freedom of navigation

While the squadron here is expected to give a thrust to India's capabilities for dominance especially in the IOR, China's presence in the same region is on the rise.

The top general also referred to facets like piracy that can disrupt movement of merchant ships. (Twitter image) News

CDS Bipin Rawat says difficult to predict war scenario with Pakistan

The top general, who inducted the Sukhoi-30 MKI squadron here, was responding to a question about any possibility of a war emerging between India and Pakistan.

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PM Modi’s ‘Make in India’ enters decisive phase! Takes Indian Defence Production Sector at world’s centre stage

The upcoming Defence Expo 2020 at Lucknow is a great event for India’s defence sector to showcase its achievements under the “Make in India” campaign.

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Message to China! IAF gets big strategic boost in Indian Ocean with BrahMos integrated Su 30-MKIs at Thanjavur

The main focus of this Squadron is going to be on jointness among the services – IAF and the Indian Navy.

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IAS officers Rajeev Singh Thakur, Shantanu appointed joint secretaries in military affairs dept

The government had last month created the department of military affairs, which is headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat.

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Jammu & Kashmir: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in encounter in Shopian

"In the ensuing encounter, three militants of Hizbul Mujahideen were killed," the official said

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Wow! IAF inducts first Su-30 squadron with lethal BrahMos missile in Southern Air Command

Joining the newly resurrected 222 Tiger Sharks Squadron of the Indian Air Force (IAF), the multi-role Sukhoi 30-MKI fighter aircraft equipped with BrahMos missile.

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Uttar Pradesh ATS arrests suspected Pakistani ISI agent in Varanasi

Rashid Ahmad was picked up on Sunday and a smartphone, which he used to send photographs and video clips of vital Army installations and CRPF camps to the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agents acro

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To counter Chinese influence, India to host Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa

The visit of the Prime Minister of that country next month assumes importance as New Delhi is making all attempts to keep close ties with the island nation in an effort to keep the Chinese influence a

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Appointment of Chief of Defence Staff: A transformational moment?

The Prime Minister, who had announced the Government’s decision to appoint a CDS from the ramparts of the Red Fort in his Independence Day address to the nation on 15 August 2019, called it a transf

General Bipin Rawat, the outgoing Chief of the Army Staff assumed office as Independent India’s first Chief of Defence Staff on 31 December 2019. (File image) News

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait

The waterway bristles with hardware on both sides and China views any sail-by as a breach of its sovereignty.

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Russian army delegation visits key military logistics’ installations in Agra

The delegation was briefed about the modernised logistics installation, which provides important electrical and technical equipment to the Indian Army, it said.

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Pakistan not ready for peace with India without resolving Kashmir issue in just manner, says Shah Mahmood Qureshi

Pakistan is not prepared to pay any price for peace with India and certainly not without resolving the Kashmir issue in a just manner, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said. Addressing the Ce

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India has de-radicalisation camps; young people being radicalised in Kashmir: General Bipin Rawat

It is for the first time a top-ranking official publicly has talked about existence of de-radicalisation camps in India.

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US slams Russia for criticism of Indo-Pacific, says concept ‘principled vision’

In his address at the Raisina Dialogue, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had on Wednesday strongly criticised the US-led Indo-Pacific initiative, aimed at containing China's influence in the reg

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Pakistan to be invited for the SCO summit: India

Invitations will be sent to all the member countries of the SCO for the summit to take place later this year, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) informed.

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Major attack averted ahead of R-Day with arrest of five JeM terrorists in Srinagar: Police

A huge cache of incriminating material and explosive substances, including gelatine sticks, explosives, detonators, arms, explosive body vests, batteries and nitric acid, were recovered following sear

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India’s permanent membership in UNSC: China continues stonewalling move, says major differences among members

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, during his visit to New Delhi on Wednesday, backed India and Brazil to be permanent members of the UNSC.

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India’s message to China: Refrain from internationalising Kashmir issue

On Wednesday, in a second bid since last August, China again tried to internationalise the Kashmir issue at the UNSC closed-door consultation meeting.

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Lashkar-e-Toiba associate arrested from Pulwama in J&K

He has been identified as Ishfaq Ahmad Dar alias Maheed resident of Dangerpora-Padgampora in Pulwama district, the spokesman said.

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Indian army gets more firepower! Rajnath Singh flags off 51st K9 VAJRA-T Gun

According to the company, the Hazira Manufacturing Complex has set various international technologies and manufacturing benchmarks and the K9 Vajra is certainly one of them.

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