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India

Why are India’s farmers and politicians opposing the new a...

India’s parliament was operational on a Sunday for the first time ever, because the pandemic delayed and shortened the monsoon se...

OIC Contact Group on Kashmir calls for ending India’s righ...

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir, which met in New York on Sunday, voiced “deep c...

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...

Border stand-off: India ‘expects China to stand down first...

The top commanders of the Chinese and Indian armies met on Monday at Moldo, on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC), in...

Army infections unmask India’s struggle to sustain border...

The Indian Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said at a meeting on September 16 that about 20,000 Indian military personnel hav...

The trouble with torpedoing India’s plan for a third aircr...

India it appears is all set to torpedo its plans for a second indigenous aircraft carrier, just as China prepares to surge in to the In...

105-year-old, one of oldest WWII veterans, dies in UP

One of the longest living World War II veterans in the country, Wahid Ali, who fought for the British Indian Army in Burma (Myanmar) an...

Indan Army could induct ‘another division of troops’ in ea...

The Army is considering inducting additional troop strength of upto a division along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh...

India to offer Maldives a US$250m loan, amid China’s growi...

India on Sunday announced a US$250 million loan to the Maldives to boost its coronavirus-battered economy in a further bid to counter C...

Second ministerial meeting under 'Quad' framework likely i...

India, the US, Japan and Australia are set to hold a ministerial meeting in Tokyo next month under the framework of the "Quadrilateral"...

Who’s playing the Taiwan card in India-China tensions, Mod...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi  Expatriate Indian groups tasked with advancing a Hindu nationalist agenda in T...

Why the Indian state is now scared of the Kashmiri Shia

On August 29, the 10th day of the holy month of Muharram, known as Ashoura, Indian forces fired pellets and tear gas shells to disperse...

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 Army to use double-humped camels for transportation...

Double-humped camels will now be used for transportation and patrolling by the Indian Army in eastern Ladakh's treacherous terrain. Thi...

Bangladesh-India relations: The wolf has lost its teeth an...

Once the Big Brother dominating the South Asian scene, India is gradually becoming an outlier in the region. Its hubristic belief in it...

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...

Separate flag, constitution are must: Naga rebel group har...

NSCN-IM chief Thuingaleng Muivah Nagaland's foremost armed rebel group involved in the peace talks, the NSCN-IM, on Friday said th...

LAC standoff: Indian options are 'bad, to worse to downrig...

India’s options to vacate the occupation of large portions of its territory by China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA)...

As Bangladesh’s relations with India weaken, ties with Chi...

Sylhet, a city in north-eastern Bangladesh, is some 50km from the border with India. But when the government awarded a $250m contract i...

This Indian tank took 35 years to build and was a complete...

In the mid-1970s, India began development on a totally new, advanced main battle tank that would satisfy the needs of the country&rsquo...