Bangla Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Defence

Pakistan, Iran, China, Russia start one of world’s most fi...

Russia launched a major military drill on Monday, involving almost 80,000 servicemen. Kavkaz-2020 (Caucasus-2020) is the final stage of...

UAE arms maker offers to make assault rifles in India

UAE-based weapons manufacturer Caracal, chosen in 2018 to supply nearly 95,000 assault rifles to the Indian Army under a deal that has...

India's military now has hypersonic missiles

India is among the elite nations of the world to possess nuclear weapons, and according to multiple sources could also be in another el...

Barrel burst sets back army’s advanced howitzer programme

Development of the advanced towed artillery gun systems (ATAGS) suffered a setback after barrel of one of the pieces undergoing trials...

Indian Navy’s latest patrol aircraft will call Goa home fr...

Indian surveillance and anti-submarine capabilities over the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean region will get stronger when the second...

Afghanistan receives additional Super Tucanos

Afghanistan has received a further four Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC)-Embraer A-29 Super Tucano light attack turboprop aircraft, with...

Pakistan reportedly begin receiving VT4 tanks from China’s...

North Industries Group Corporation (NORINCO), is reportedly starting to deliver new VT4 main battle tanks fitted with explosive reactiv...

On high alert amid China tensions, Indian Navy prepares fo...

The Indian Navy has begun preparing for its major theatre-level exercise TROPEX, which is scheduled for January next year, even as it r...

Pak to open up defence sector for pvt players, hopes for T...

Pakistan has decided to open up its defence industry for private sector participants with an aim to provide impetus to its indigenous m...

Pakistan got hold of Russia’s most advanced battle-tank th...

While Pakistan may have had no active role in the ongoing border row between India and China, all the three nuclear-powered nations hav...

Line of death: China places H-6 bombers near India border

China appears to be sticking with its “Wolf Warrior” tactics of intimidation amid simmering tensions with India on its Hima...

It will be many years before Rafales can be considered thr...

Quite clearly, the inadequacy of IAF’s Su-30MKI and MiG-29 twin-engine fighters in the air superiority role led to the decision t...

Nepal attends training programme of BeiDou in Beijing on '...

Nepal is undergoing a 13-day training programme of 'BeiDou' Navigation Satellite System (BDS) in Beijing after it received a special in...

China dispatches first of four advanced warships built for...

China has dispatched the first of four “most advanced” warships it is making for Pakistan in the midst of enriching securit...

India hails Rafale jets but defense experts wonder if ‘han...

India’s defence minister hailed the formal commissioning Thursday of the country’s first new French Rafale jets as a &ldquo...

India strengthens ‘local content' requirement

The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has issued new guidelines that support its efforts to maximise the local defence industrial base&r...

Pakistan outlines plans to revive defence industrial base

State-owned Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) - manufacturer of Al-Khalid-I main battle tank Pakistan is planning several new initiat...

Pakistan in talks with China for J-10 fighter jets to neut...

Tensions in the sub-continent run high as Pakistan and India continue to exchange jabs over Kashmir, and India simultaneously faces Chi...

New Sino-Russian submarine, Bangladesh could be a potentia...

Unlike the US Navy, both Russia and China continue to operate non-nuclear attack submarines in addition to nuclear ones. They are cheap...

India’s new missile technology may be answer to China’s Na...

Cutting-edge hypersonic missiles could massively increase the potency of Indian Navy warships in a future conflict. India test fired it...

Where does IAF stand against PAF after 55 years of Indo-Pa...

Pakistan observes its Air Force day on September 7, a day after the National Defence day. It marks 55 years of the India-Pakistan war f...