Mayank Singh

Officials say India-Canada military ties to stay intact amid rising tensions between both nations

When we look at the relationships with some of our neighbours... We may have had a standoff but we continue to engage them at all levels, be it military or diplomatic.

5 hours ago

Military ties with Canada will not be affected by row, says Indian Army

The Deputy Chief of the Canadian Army will be attending the Indo-Pacific Army Chiefs Conference (IPACC) in New Delhi next week.

17 hours ago

Indian Army's artillery regiment takes a cue from Russia-Ukraine war

Prolonged operations have driven the fact that we need to be prepared for long-drawn wars and fight them with indigenous systems, sources in the military establishment said.

17 Sep 2023

12 new Sukhoi fighters among Rs 45,000 crore proposals cleared by defence ministry

This will help make up for the fast dwindling fighters in the IAF. At present, the force is down to 30 combat squadrons against the 42 squadrons sanctioned for it.

15 Sep 2023

26 nations discuss sharing maritime information

The Maritime Information Sharing Workshop brought together members of 26 countries exclusively of the Indian Ocean Rim Association and the Djibouti Code of Conduct/ Jeddah Amendment.

15 Sep 2023

Bangladesh Navy chief in India; talks on bilateral exercises and border patrol on agenda

Both the chiefs discussed issues related to the enhancement of cooperation in the field of operations, training, information exchange and participation in multilateral constructs.

14 Sep 2023

Indian Air Force receives first C-295 transport aircraft from Airbus, 55 more to follow

All 56 aircraft will be fitted with an indigenous electronic warfare suite to be developed by the state-run Bharat Electronics Ltd and Bharat Dynamics Limited.

13 Sep 2023

Strategic Sela tunnel near LAC in Arunachal likely to open in October

The passage located in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh will be one of the longest tunnels

12 Sep 2023

Goa Shipyard to build warships for Kenya; UAE delegation visits Indian Navy units

As per the Ministry of Defence, capacity building and cooperation in defence industry and equipment was discussed at length.

30 Aug 2023

Indian Army to buy 130 tethered drones for long-distance surveillance, intel inputs

These drones are connected to a ground-based tethered system with a flexible wire or cable for power and communications and can provide surveillance of beyond-line-of-sight targets for a long time.

29 Aug 2023

Chinese villages coming up along sensitive areas of LAC near Arunachal Pradesh

Beijing’s focus is on  settlements on eastern sector of LAC, say sources

28 Aug 2023

IAF pushes for indigenisation, keen to induct 100 LCA Tejas fighters

Once this order is completed in the stipulated 15 years, the IAF will have 40 LCA, over 180 LCA Mark-1A and at least 120 LCA Mark-2 planes.

25 Aug 2023

Indian Air Force pushes for indigenisation, keen to induct 100 LCA Tejas fighters

The decision followed the Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari’s review of the status of the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) programme at the Air Headquarters on Wednesday.

24 Aug 2023

LCA Tejas successfully test-fires ASTRA

In a statement, the Ministry of Defence said, “The missile was successfully released from the aircraft at an altitude of about 20,000 feet.

24 Aug 2023

Army gets tech-savvy as BTech graduates join as Agniveers 

A significant achievement is that the forces have attracted 110 BTech and postgraduate candidates, adding a new dimension of technical expertise to the military organisation, sources said.

22 Aug 2023

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