indian defence news

  1. eagle

    News BrahMos engineer accessed secret information at Hyderabad lab before being shifted to Nagpur

    Sources in UP ATS say he had worked in Hyderabad before being shifted to Nagpur; desktop from where he allegedly stole documents sealed BrahMos Aerospace engineer Nishant Aggarwal, who was recently arrested on charges of espionage, allegedly used illegal means to lay his hands on “secret and...
  2. eagle

    News Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in encounter in Jammu & Kashmir

    Officials said the search operation turned into an encounter after the militant fired upon the forces who retaliated. A Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) terrorist was Saturday killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Security forces launched a...
  3. eagle

    News PAKISTAN COULD CARRY OUT SURVEILLANCE ON INDIA WITH CHINESE DRONES

    The sale of 48 drones to Pakistan, which according to media reports is the largest defence sale by China to India’s neighbour comes soon after India and Russia inked a $ 5.5 bn deal for the S-400 missile defence system last week when President Vladimir Putin was in New Delhi for the annual...
  4. eagle

    News BHARAT DYNAMICS LIMITED RECEIVES RS 200 CR WORTH ORDER FROM DRDO FOR MEDIUM RANGE SURFACE TO AIR MISSILE

    HYDERABAD: Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a Defence PSU Wednesday said it received order worth Rs 200 crore from State-owned Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for supply of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MR SAM) rear section. In a press release, BDL said MRSAM is a...
  5. eagle

    Opinion OPPOSITION LACKS POTENT STRATEGY ON RAFALE DEAL

    In the Rafale controversy, unlike V.P. Singh, Rahul Gandhi risks nothing Rafale should have been lethal ammunition for the Opposition parties in their campaign to strike at the ruling BJP. Instead, they seem to have left it only to the Congress by Bharat Bhushan The Congress Party has been...
  6. eagle

    News GARDEN REACH SHIPBUILDERS AND ENGINEERS EYES ORDER BOOK OF RS 28,000 CRORE FROM NAVY CONTRACTS

    GRSEL had already delivered six warships to Indian Navy in less than 16 months time, Saxena said State-owned ship building company Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSEL) is eyeing an order book of Rs 28,000 crore to build warships for the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard, a top...
  7. eagle

    News PAK MEDIA: IMPLICATIONS OF INDO-ISRAEL DEFENCE NEXUS IN SOUTH ASIA

    Different high-level delegation visits between India and Israel have also contributed towards establishing a strong political relationship between the two by Mahvish Malik Indo-Israel nexus is not something new when it comes to strategic cooperation between the two. Both states have been...
  8. eagle

    News INDIA, CHINA MUST WORK TOGETHER TO OFFSET IMPACT OF U.S.' APPROACH ON TRADE: CHINESE EMBASSY

    "Under the current circumstances, China and India need to deepen their cooperation to fight trade protectionism," the Chinese embassy said. Spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy in India said China and India share common interests in defending the multilateral trading system and free trade NEW...
  9. eagle

    News HAL CASH IN HAND ENOUGH FOR JUST 3 MONTHS' SALARIES

    BANGALORE: Defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is grappling with delayed fund release from its budgetary allocation which has resulted in the company’s cash in hand as of October 9, 2018, dipping to around Rs 1,000 crore. This is just about enough to pay salaries for its...
  10. eagle

    News ENERGY SECURITY: CUTTING INDIA’S DEPENDENCE ON MIDDLE-EAST OIL: 60% MORE OIL LIFTED FROM COLOMBIA, ECUADOR TO INCREASE SUPPLY

    With the India-Colombia bilateral trade $1.5 billion, India lifted oil close to $ 400 million from January to July this year-- an increase of 60% in the same period of the previous year. With the India-Colombia bilateral trade $1.5 billion, India lifted oil close to $ 400 million from January to...
  11. eagle

    News SAUDI ARABIA TO SUPPLY EXTRA OIL CARGOES TO INDIA IN NOVEMBER AS IRAN SANCTIONS LOOM

    The extra supply indicates a willingness by Saudi Arabia to increase crude supply to make up the shortfall once sanctions by the US on oil exports from Iran starts. Given their dependence on Iranian oil supplies, the Indian refiners are concerned about the loss of Iranian crude once the...
  12. eagle

    News CHINA REVISES CONTROVERSIAL ANTI-TERROR REGULATIONS

    A previous version of the rules issued in March 2017 included a long list of prohibitions on religious behaviour including wearing long beards and veils BEIJING: Anti-terror efforts in controversial "re-education centres" in China's Xinjiang region will be governed by new standardised rules, as...
  13. eagle

    News BRAHMOS SPY HAD MISSILE USER MANUAL IN PC

    Nagpur: Among the data retrieved by the ATS team from Nishant Aggarwal’s computers included a manual related to Brahmos missiles supplied to the Indian Navy 10 years ago. Sources said sleuths investigating the matter with the Brahmos Aerospace officials had come with these drawings. The papers...
  14. eagle

    News All about Wing Loong II: Pakistan's new drone from China

    The armed drones will enhance Pakistan’s surveillance and strike capabilities China will sell 48 advanced armed drones to Pakistan. Called the Wing Loong II, the drone can be used for both combat and surveillance missions. Although details of when and deal price is not clear, the drones will...
  15. eagle

    News Rafale: I'm not undermining HAL but need to look at reality: Nirmala Sitharaman

    The defence ministry has no middlemen, said Sitharaman. The government had reached the Rafale deal with France without any internal dissent, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman told Shaurya Karanbir Gurung and Manu Pubby in an extensive interview in which she spoke about a range of issues...
  16. eagle

    Chinese Media: Washington in a fix over India-Russia weapons trade as sanctions likely to backfire

    by Long Xingchun With a $5-billion contract signed on Friday during Russian President Vladimir Putin's trip to India, New Delhi will finally acquire the S-400 long-range surface-to-air missile system despite a threat of US sanctions under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions...
  17. eagle

    India :- Building Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft

    India’s effectiveness as a major power and a rising great power depends greatly on its ability to project deterrence and influence from its military power. Modern military capability is critically dependent on the nation’s aerospace capability, which is demonstrated through the nation’s ability...
  18. eagle

    Analysis Why enemy should fear India’s S 400 air defence system?

    In response to growing Chinese air defence capability India has taken various steps to secure its airspace. India is all set to sign much-awaited deal on S 400 air defence system. India will spend close to $4.5 billion to purchase five regiments of S 400 air defence system. This missile system...
  19. eagle

    Nostaglia:-The First BVR fighter of India, Mig-23, the Flogger.

    India decommissioned its last Mig-23 in March, 2009. Bedazzled by new age fighters like Rafale, we sometimes get oblivious of the fact that Floggers too were once the cynosure of all eyes that served India many a time in its 28-year chequered history with Indian Air Force. Taking off from...
  20. eagle

    News Japan keen on supplying defence equipment to India

    Focus on maritime security in Indo-Pacific Region, says Rear-Admiral The Japanese government, in principle, has taken a decision to forge partnership with India to supply defence equipment, a senior official of Japan Maritime Self Defence Force said here on Monday. A day after the nine-day...
Top