India’s Mission Sagar Maitri- 2 to collaborate, garner close working relationship with Eight IOR countries

The mission by the Indian Navy and NPOL is a step towards enhancing this research and strengthening relationships with South East Asian countries and is, therefore, being termed as Sagar Maitri.

19 Jul 2019

India to get S-400 Air Defence missile systems by April 2023, says Centre

 India will get its strategic S-400 Air Defence missile systems from Russia by April 2023 informed the government on Wednesday.

18 Jul 2019

No need to change Indian nuclear policy of 'No First Use': Former AEC chief Dr R Chidambaram

'No First Use' policy says that nuclear weapons will be used only 'in retaliation against a nuclear attack on Indian territory or on Indian forces anywhere'.

18 Jul 2019

100 jawans honey-trapped by Pak spies? Army goes all out against the enemies within

The Army had a few days ago expressly directed personnel on the force not to join any social media like the Facebook and Twitter, besides chat groups like WhatsApp.

16 Jul 2019

IAF prepared for entire spectrum of warfare, says Air Chief BS Dhanoa

Dhanoa was speaking at a seminar in Delhi, organised by the Centre for Air Power Studies, to commemorate IAF's Operation Safed Sagar during the 1999 Kargil conflict.

16 Jul 2019

Border Roads Organisation complete 2300 kilometers of strategic roads along China

MoS (Defence) Shripad Naik said that of the 61 roads identified to be of strategic importance the work is completed on a stretch of 2304.65 km.

15 Jul 2019

‘We are equipped to quell another Kargil’: Army chief Bipin Rawat

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said that the country’s surveillance and intelligence capabilities have grown immensely since the Kargil conflict 20 years ago.

14 Jul 2019

'Chinese civilians in Ladakh could not have come without PLA help': Army Chief on July 6 incident

The issue came into light as Chinese personnel in civil dress protested along the LAC in Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, last week after some Tibetans hoisted Tibetan flags.

13 Jul 2019

Immense change in surveillance and intelligence capacity in 20 years after Kargil: Army Chief

We lacked surveillance equipment, helicopters were also not able to detect enemies. We were entirely dependent on foot patroll. He said.
 

13 Jul 2019

Army eyes swifter, lethal Integrated Battle Group

'The number of infantry, armoured and artillery troops which should be in an IBG is being firmed up. There will be a relocation of the various Army Units', a senior officer said.

11 Jul 2019

Army asks its officials to stay off any social media groups floated by civilians

The Army has instructed all officers to stay off any social media groups floated by civilians, or people whose identity cannot be verified.

09 Jul 2019

International Army Scoutmasters Competition in August, China, Russia to participate

It consists of five stages: marksmanship, navigation skills, endurance and teamwork with an inter-national panel of judges.

08 Jul 2019

Army headquarter restructuring approved by the government: Army Chief

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday, 'Government approves overall restructuring of the Armed Forces Headquarters.'

05 Jul 2019

Budget 2019: Experts feel not much to change for armed forces

The government will have to factor the negative effect of the delays in modernisation, they asserted.

05 Jul 2019

Chief of Maldives Defence Forces discusses strengthening bilateral defence ties

The relations between the two countries had drifted apart under the previous government of President Abdulla Yameen.

05 Jul 2019