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Induction of Rafale aircraft into Indian Air Force to take...

IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria on Saturday said the induction of 36 Rafale aircraft into the Indian Air Force would take place by 2022. The I...

India sets eyes on Russian Sprut light tanks to counter Ch...

Representational image. A file photo of light Sprut-SDM1 tank in Moscow. | Photo: Commons India has set its eyes on procuring the...

Rajnath Singh approves nearly Rs 499 crore for defence res...

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved budgetary support of nearly Rs 499 crore for research and innovation in the defence sector...

National Defence Academy to add 2 squadrons to address off...

The National Defence Academy (NDA) is being expanded and its annual intake of military cadets will be progressively increased by around...

Indo-Pacific: The front line of US and China next-gen subm...

A rendering of America's next-generation nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine: The planned Columbia class is slated to repla...

MoD signs Rs.323-cr. deal for airport surveillance radars

Officials of the Ministry of Defence signing a contract for the procurement of 11 Airport Surveillance Radars with Monopulse Secondar...

Indian Army will soon get 4 Heron TP drones on lease from...

The Indian Army will soon get four Heron TP drones on lease from Israel, which will be deployed along the Line of Actual Control with C...

China’s mysterious H-20 strategic bomber ‘may be able to s...

The latest edition of Modern Weaponry magazine included computer-generated pictures of the Xian H-20. Photo: Weibo China’s n...

11 down in 5 yrs, 3 in 2021, but many in IAF still swear b...

The crash of a MiG-21 Bison in the early hours of Friday, which killed Squadron Leader Abhinav Choudhary, has once again led to questio...

Indian Army has new strategies for Pakistan, China: Puniti...

File photo of Army Chief General M.M. Naravane at Leh to review security situation and operational preparedness along the Line of Act...

Despite Covid, 100+ IAF personnel are in Russia on S-400 m...

File image of Russia's S-400 Triumf multi-layered air defence system | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint Over 100 personnel of...

‘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...