DRDO Successfully Test Fires Indigenous Inertial-Guided Bomb At Pokhran

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DRDO successfully test fired an indigenously-developed 500 kg inertial guided bomb. DRDO successfully conducted its ABHYAS flight test two weeks. DRDO is engaged in developing defence technologies covering various disciplines

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today successfully test fired an indigenously-developed 500 kg inertially-guided

May 24, 2019
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US SCAN: PM Modi To Shift India’s Top Weapons Supplier From Russia To US

India, the world’s second-largest arms importer and fifth-largest economy, has inked the majority of its weapons deals with Russia. Indian Ambassador Harsh Shringla says New Delhi wants to pivot its defence spending to the United States. Countries like India, that heavily pursue arms deals with the Kremlin are subject to U.S. sanctions, under President Donald Trump’s “Countering America’s

May 24, 2019
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Modi 2.0 | Where Is India’s Pakistan Policy Headed?

One just cannot overlook a more self-assertive India now. It can afford to dictate the agenda, restricting talks to ending terror and Pakistani demonstration of sincerity

by Ali Ahmed

The writing was on the wall

Even as elections in Kashmir ended, the Army intensified its operations in the state, going in for 14 ‘kills’ in Defence parlance. The tally of militants dead is pegged at

May 24, 2019
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Killing of Zakir Musa Is A Great Success For Indian Army: Defence Expert

Jammu: Defence Expert Anil Gupta shared his views on Zakir Musa’s killing in an encounter with security forces. Praising the Indian Army, he said that killing of Zakir Musa is a great success for the Indian Army. He added that the killing of Musa is a timely and a great victory as his ‘Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind,’ which is an Al-Qaeda affiliate was trying to spread its activities in Kashmir with

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NIPPON SCAN: India Claims New First For World’s Fastest Cruise Missile

NEW DELHI – India said the world’s fastest cruise missile passed another key test Wednesday when it successfully hit a land target after being fired from a fighter jet.

India is developing the supersonic BrahMos missile — which has a top speed of 3,450 kilometres (2,140 miles) per hour — with Russia, and according to media reports wants to soon start selling it abroad.

The missile is

May 24, 2019
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On New Govt’s Defence Agenda — 4 Key Projects To Boost India’S Military Prowess

The Indian Navy had last year issued a ‘Request for Information’ for Fighter jets

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Indian Air Force and Indian Navy are in dire need of fighter jets, helicopters and submarines, and the new government has to ensure that they get them

New Delhi: Amid growing challenge from Pakistan and China, India’s armed

May 24, 2019
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Over $30 Bln in Defence Deals May See Light of Day After PM Modi’s Win: Defence Analyst

Having come out victorious, despite corruption charges levelled by opposition parties in the Rafale fighter jet deal, the Narendra Modi-led government may now find it much easier to sign defence contracts during its second term, observes defence procurement analyst and ex-financial adviser to the Defence Ministry Amit Cowshish

New Delhi: Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi levelled

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Modi 2.0 Seen Continuing With Its Zero Tolerance Approach Towards Terror

Government may focus on allocating more resources for the defence budget aiding modernisation, fine-tune policies towards US, China and Pakistan. The government was successful in rallying countries in its support to ensure Maulana Masood Azhar was declared a terrorist by the UN

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi set for a second term in office, it is being predicted that there will be

May 24, 2019
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Donald Trump Congratulates Pm Modi On ‘Big’ Election Win, Says ‘Great Things’ In Store For Indo-US Ties

Meanwhile, State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said under PM Modi, who has been voted back to power with a "stronger mandate", the Trump administration expects India-US ties to reach new heights in the coming years.

The US looks forward to work with the newly-elected Indian government to continue to accelerate the strategic partnership, which includes cooperation on a range of

May 24, 2019
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India Has Ended Iranian Oil Imports, Haven’t Imported Any: Envoy

WASHINGTON: India has ended all imports of oil from Iran, ambassador Harsh Vardhan Shringla in Washington said on Thursday, becoming the latest country to grudgingly comply with threatened US sanctions.

"India had already sharply decreased its imports from Iran and bought one million tonnes (tons) of crude in April, the last month before Washington stepped up its pressure campaign

May 24, 2019
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