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‘Inconsistent with facts’ -China on Gen Rawat’s remark on...

Chinese PLA troops dismantle temporary structures erected near the Pangong Tso (File photo) | Photo released by Indian Army Ch...

JF-17 fighter jet gets J-20’s combat missile: reports

A JF-17 fighter jet attached to the Pakistan Air Force flies towards the designated airspace during an air-to-ground offensive operat...

PLA sets up joint defence units near Indian border

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has, for the first time, inducted the army’s air defence units in its air force...

Tejas aircraft cleared to carry Python-5 air-to-air missil...

Indigenously-developed light combat aircraft Tejas has been cleared to carry fifth generation Python-5 air-to-air missile as part of it...

Indian Army wants around 350 light tanks to sharpen its mo...

The Army is planning to procure around 350 light tanks in a phased manner under the Make in India initiative. On Friday, it floated a R...

Indian Army seeks active protection systems for its T-90S/...

The Indian Army (IA) has invited responses from local vendors by 12 May regarding the supply of 818 modular active protection systems (...

US never offered India F-35 jets, unlikely it would share...

Indian media has reported in the past that New Delhi has on several occasions expressed interest in acquiring the F-35 fifth-generation...

India, Israel, US can carve out trilateral cooperation on...

Such potential collaboration will capitalise on the existing robust bilateral defence and security cooperation amongst the three countr...

Pakistan continues investing in drone development

Currently, Pakistan is actively developing new medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) across two state-ow...

Top IAF commanders begin 3-day conference, review India’s...

Top commanders of the Indian Air Force on Thursday began a comprehensive review of the security challenges facing India, including alon...

Australia gift Sri Lanka drones to spot people smuggling

Australia has gifted Sri Lankan police five drones to monitor people smuggling between the two countries. It’s part of a wider p...

India readies for future warfare

‘When nations go to war, the nation with better technology will win,’ India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh s...

Rampant corruption in India’s defense purchases

Prime minister Narendra Modi of India boasts his government of being corruption-free. But, his claim has become questionable in the lig...

IAF brass to discuss operational strategies amidst continu...

Top IAF commanders will get together this week to discuss operational capabilities, strategies and challenges, even as India maintains...

After fresh allegations on Rafale deal, what next for Indi...

Two issues struck me when I read a three-part investigative series put out by a French news website, particularly the last part, which...

Indian Army strengthens mountain strike corps looking afte...

Further strengthening its deployments along the Northern borders, the Indian Army is adding around 10,000 more troops to its only mount...

Saudi Air Force concludes Aces Meet 2021 exercise with Pak...

A representative of the Saudi delegation bids farewell to a Pakistani official as “Aces Meet 2021" ended on Thursday. (SPA)...

Pakistan says naval drill with Iran was ‘unplanned’

A day-long sea exercise conducted by Pakistan and Iran’s navies in the Arabian Gulf on Tuesday was unplanned and part of a &ldquo...

US destroyer carries out FONOP in Indian EEZ

The guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) transits the Arabian Gulf, October 27, 2020. According to the United Sta...

Bangladesh is getting closer to Eurofighter Typhoon

Eurofighter Typhoon multirole combat aircraft Following the need for the modernization of Bangladesh's armed forces, Dhaka is prep...

Russia says in talks to make more military equipment in In...

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar during a meeting in New Delhi, India, Apri...