Mayank Singh

‘Blocked deals weaken preparedness’: Experts on Rafale verdict

Lt Gen Vinod Bhatia, Director of Delhi-based think tank Center for Joint Warfare Studies feels politics and military should be kept separate.

4 hours ago

SC's clean chit on Rafale a reminder of why military deals should be above politics

The case is another example of how delays not only hit military modernization but also compel the forces to operate old equipment, costing them priceless manpower and resources.

21 hours ago

China erects ‘extended cantonments’ along 3,488-km Line of Actual Control

China is developing integrated ‘Model Villages’ along the 3,488-km Line of Actual Control (LAC) which has dual use and acts like an ‘extended cantonment’.

13 Nov 2019

Augmented reality and new fighters like Tejas, MiG29 added to Air Force Combat mobile game

The first version of the mobile game was launched on 31 May 19 and has been downloaded by more than 2.2 million online users.

08 Nov 2019

Pakistan using ‘spirituality’ to trap sensitive information from Indian soldiers: Sources

The Pakistan intelligence agencies have started using spirituality to elicit sensitive information from the Indian Military personnel.

08 Nov 2019

India-Russia decides to constitute specific working groups for after-sales support of key defence platforms

Both sides also agreed to intensify efforts to finalise cooperation programme for 2021-2030 period.

06 Nov 2019

India to discuss logistics agreement with Russia

Rajnath Singh is scheduled to visit Russian Federation from November 5-7, 2019 to co-chair 19th India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military and Military Technical Cooperation.

05 Nov 2019

Air Marshal B Suresh becomes Chief of Air Force's Western Air Command

Air Marshal B Suresh is widely acclaimed as a strategist and tactician of repute within Air Force circles and is credited for masterminding IAF's Exercise Cope India 2004 performance.

01 Nov 2019

Army organises special outreach camps in Leh and Kargil during 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas' Unity Run

Special focus was paid to involve the children and to reach out to the people in remote areas of the region.

01 Nov 2019

Selection of women soldiers to join Indian Army over, training to begin in December

The Adjutant General’s branch is responsible for welfare and discipline within the Army at all levels.

31 Oct 2019

Army approaches MoD to ensure homosexuality and adultery remain punishable offences

The Supreme Court in two historic judgements decriminalised homosexuality and adultery in 2018.

31 Oct 2019

DRDO’s Air Independent Propulsion system gets a boost with land prototype

The DRDO programme to build a fuel cell-based AIP system for Indian Navy submarines has crossed several milestones in technology maturity, added MoD.

31 Oct 2019

Boost for DRDO’s Air Independent Propulsion system as land-based prototype successfully operated

The DRDO programme to build a fuel cell-based AIP system for Indian Naval Submarines has crossed several milestones in technology maturity, added MoD

30 Oct 2019

Army Quick Reaction Teams in position to thwart a Doklam repeat

Indian Army has formed Quick Reaction Teams (QRT) for swift movement to prevent Doklam-like standoffs between neighbours.

29 Oct 2019

India, Oman Air Exercise Eastern Bridge-V reaches the final stage

The IAF team is led by Group Captain Brijesh Paul, comprising of Five MiG-29 Upgrade multi-role fighter aircraft.

26 Oct 2019