Defence and Security

US Congress panel blames China for orchestrating Galwan Valley clash

While 20 Indian soldiers martyred in the LAC clashes on June 15, the Chinese had suffered casualties too. As per reports, over 35 Chinese soldiers were killed in the clash...

Indo-Pakistan War, 1971: Remembering India's great victory

On the evening of 3 December, 1971, at about 5.40 PM, fighter aircraft of the Pakistan Air force (PAF) carried out a coordinated, pre-emptive air strike on Indian Air Force bases in Amritsar, Pathankot, Srinagar, Avantipur, Utterlai, Jodhpur, Ambala and Agra...

Indian Navy successfully test-fires naval version of BrahMos missile

     BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile in Anti-Ship mode was successfully test fired today at 0900 hrs against a decommissioned Ship. The test firing was carried out by Indian Navy. The missile performed highly complex manoeuvres and hit Bull’s eye on the target. BrahMos is the supersonic cruise missile jointly developed by DRDO and NPOM of Russia as a Brahmos Aerospace joint venture, which became Brahmos Aerospace Private Limited. The missile has established itself ..

Foreign Secretary briefs Heads of Missions on Pak intent behind Nagrota misadventure

     New Delhi: India on Monday informed a select group of nations about Pakistan’s "sustained efforts" to destabilise the situation in Jammu and Kashnir and to subvert local elections and the process of democracy there. "Foreign Secretary Harsh V Shringla briefed a select group of Heads of Missions on the planned terrorist attack in Nagrota district in Jammu which was foiled on 19th November," a source told this magazine. "The select Head of Missions and envoys ..

Prime Minister chairs security review meeting post-Nagrota encounter, major terror plot foiled: Agencies

Security agencies believe that these terrorists were assigned to carry out major terror operations on November 26. ..

4 terrorists killed in encounter with Security Forces at Nagrota in Jammu and Kashmir

   Four terrorists have been killed in an encounter with security forces near Ban Toll Plaza along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway near Nagrota on Thursday morning.  The terrorists had infiltrated last evening and they were on the way to Kashmir along with large quantities of arms and ammunition to disrupt the coming District Development Council polls and panchayat by-elections. "The truck vehicle is absconding, we're looking for him. It's possible that they were ..

Fact Check: China used microwave weapons against India? Recent reports related to India-China border stand-off in Ladakh are fake, clarify Govt and Army

Dismissing the fake reports the Indian Army said in a tweet, "Media articles on employment of microwave weapons in Eastern Ladakh are baseless. The news is FAKE."..

Second phase of Malabar Exercise begins today in Northern Arabian Sea

Phase Two will witness joint operations, centred around the Vikramaditya Carrier Battle Group of the Indian Navy and Nimitz Carrier Strike Group of the US Navy. The two carriers, along with other ships, submarines and aircraft of the participating navies, would be engaged in high-intensity naval operations over four days...

Radical Islamist outfit Popular Front of India's leaders met with Turkish intelligence & al-Qaeda-linked Jihadist group IHH

“The IHH was accused of smuggling arms to al-Qaeda-affiliated jihadists in Syria in January 2014 in a counterterrorism investigation conducted by a prosecutor in Turkey’s eastern province of Van. The investigation into a Turkish al-Qaeda cell found that İbrahim Şen, a top al-Qaeda operative who was detained in Pakistan and jailed at Guantanamo until 2005 before he was turned over to Turkey, his brother Abdurrahman Şen and others were sending arms, supplies and funds to al-Qaeda groups in Syria with ..

Prime Minister celebrates Diwali with soldiers in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan; says 'every Indian is proud of the strength, valour and invincibility of Indian soldiers'

The Prime Minister said India has shown the world that it also has the power and political will to give the right answer. He said that India's military strength has increased its negotiating power manifold. He said India today kills terrorists and their masters by barging into their house...

Surrender by terrorists reflects a desire for peace among youth in Jammu and Kashmir

The terror nexus created by Pakistan in Kashmir has failed. Its diabolic agenda has been exposed. Its structures are falling apart notwithstanding the fancy names being given to them. Jammu and Kashmir can now look towards a well-deserved era of peace and prosperity..

Jammu & Kashmir: 4 defence personnel martyred, 3 terrorists killed in encounter in Machil sector

4 defence personnel martyred, 3 terrorists killed in encounter in Machil sector..

India, China hold 8th Corps Commander-level talks at Chushul

The Defence Ministry said both sides agreed to earnestly implement the important consensus reached by the leaders of the two countries, ensure their frontline troops to exercise restraint and avoid misunderstanding and miscalculation. The two sides also agreed to maintain dialogue and communication through military and diplomatic channels, and, taking forward the discussions at this meeting, push for the settlement of other outstanding issues, to jointly maintain peace and tranquillity in the border ..

Army Chief General MM Naravane conferred honorary rank of General of Nepali Army by Prez Bidya Devi Bhandari

Earlier in the morning, General Naravane laid a wreath and paid homage to the martyrs at the Bir Smarak Martyr’s Memorial in the capital. On behalf of the Indian Government, he presented medical equipment for two field hospitals of the Nepalese Army. It includes equipment such as X-Ray machines, computed radiography systems, ICU ventilators and ambulances. ..

Army Chief General Manoj Naravane starts his 3-day Nepal tour by visiting religious places

General Naravane would be conferred the rank of Honorary General of the Nepali Army by President Bidhya Devi Bhandari Thursday afternoon at an investiture ceremony to be held at Sheetal Niwas..

Enhanced PINAKA rocket successfully flight tested

Enhanced PINAKA rocket, developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been successfully flight tested from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur off the coast of Odisha today, 04 November 2020. ..

India, US, Japan And Australia start Malabar Naval Exercise: War games in Bay of Bengal make China nervous

China on Tuesday hoped that the quadrilateral drill would be conducive to the regional peace and stability instead of the contrary. China has accused the US, which has been leading the effort to forge a common front among its allies, of a "Cold War mentality" and ideological prejudice..

Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Saifullah killed in an encounter in Srinagar

Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Saifullah killed in an encounter in Srinagar ..

Pakistan Minister admits Islamabad's role in Pulwama terror attack: "The whole world knows truth about Pakistan's role in supporting terrorism," say MEA Spokesperson

“We hit India in their home. Our success in Pulwama, is a success of this nation under the leadership of Imran Khan. You and us are all part of that success," Fawad Chaudhry said...

“His legs were shaking and he was perspiring”: Imran Khan Niazi govt released Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman fearing Indian attack, reveals Pak MP

"I remember Shah Mahmood Qureshi was in the meeting in which Imran Khan had refused to attend and Chief of Army Staff General Bajwa came into the room, his legs were shaking and he was perspiring. Foreign minister said for God`s sake let Abhinandan go, India`s about to attack Pakistan at 9 PM", Sadiq recounted the events of the important meeting...

Indigenously built ASW stealth corvette INS Kavaratti to be commissioned into Navy today

A potent Stealth ASW Corvette, Kavaratti is indigenously designed by the Indian Navy's in-house organization, Directorate of Naval Design(DND) and built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE), Kolkata and portrays the growing capability of the Indian Navy, GRSE and the nation in becoming self-reliant through indigenization, thus, accentuating our national objective of Atmanirbhar Bharat. ..

Police Commemoration Day: Nation pays tribute to police personnel martyred in the line of duty

The Prime Minister said, from preserving law and order to solving horrendous crimes, from assistance in disaster management to fighting COVID-19, the police personnel always give their best without hesitation. He said, we are proud of their diligence and readiness to assist citizens. ..

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh releases DRDO Procurement Manual 2020

To encourage more participation of Indian industry, including Start-ups and Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Defence Research & Development (R&D) for achieving ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, On October, 20, 2020 Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh released a new version of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Procurement Manual 2020 (PM-2020)...

Australia to join Malabar Naval exercise with India, US & Japan

This year, the exercise has been planned on a ‘non-contact - at sea’ format. The exercise will strengthen the coordination between the Navies of the participating countries. ..

Chinese soldier apprehended in Ladakh’s Demchok sector, in army custody

A Chinese soldier has been apprehended by security forces in the Chumar-Demchok area of Ladakh and taken into custody by the Indian Army..

BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile successfully test-fired from Indian Navy’s Stealth Destroyer, INS Chennai; hit the target with pinpoint accuracy

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh congratulated DRDO, BrahMos and Indian Navy for the successful launch...

'Pakistan and China are creating border dispute under a mission’: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh dedicates to The Nation 44 Bridges Built by BRO across seven States and UTs

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh dedicates to The Nation 44 Bridges Built by BRO across seven States and UTs..

BSF foils attempt to smuggle arms & ammunition through Mizoram; seizes huge cache of arms from Mizoram-Bangladesh border; three held

“This is one of the biggest seizures of arms and ammunition in the northeast in the past many years. The alert BSF troops were able to foil the designs of anti-national elements to supply arms and ammunition and create disturbance in Mizoram,” the release said. ..

Atma Nirbhar Bharat: Defence Ministry signs Rs 409 cr deal with Nagpur-based firm for 10 lakh grenades

The grenades have been designed by DRDO/Terminal Ballistic Research Laboratories (TBRL) and are being produced by M/s EEL, Nagpur. It has a distinctive design, in that, they can be used in both offensive and defensive Modes...

DRDO successfully test fires indigenously developed Laser Guided Anti Tank Guided Missile

The indigenously developed Laser-Guided Anti Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) was successfully test fired today on 1st Oct 2020 defeating a target located at longer range. The test was conducted from MBT Arjun at KK ranges (ACC&S) Ahmednagar in continuation of successful trial done on 22nd Sep 2020..

India's satellite communication systems safe, secure: ISRO chief

US think-tank report says China mounted multiple cyber attacks on Indian systems..

DRDO conducts successful flight test of ABHYAS, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh calls it milestone

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Tuesday conducted successful flight-tests of the indigenously-designed Abhyas High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) in Balasore. “During the trials, two demonstrator vehicles were successfully test flown. The vehicle can be used as target for evaluation of various missile systems,” the Ministry of Defebce said in a statement...

BSF foils Pak attempt to smuggle drugs, arms, ammo into Jammu and Kashmir

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel foiled an attempt to smuggle arms, ammunition and narcotics into India from Pakistan at Arnia along the 198km international border (IB) in the RS Pura sector of Jammu division of the union territory (UT) of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday..

Arrested in Kerala, Al-Qaeda operative Murshid ran 'terror module' in Bengal

Arrested in Kerala, Al-Qaeda operative Murshid ran 'terror module' in Bengal ..

NIA busts Pak-Al Qaeda group sponsored terror module in Kerala and Bengal

NIA busts Pak-Al Qaeda group sponsored terror module in Kerala and Bengal..

India deploys armed forces along LAC to counter Chinese deployment to safeguard borders: Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh

India believes that mutual respect and mutual sensitivity are the basis for peaceful relations with neighbours...

Rafale inducted into IAF: Timing suits India best, says Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh

Rafale inducted into IAF: Timing suits India best, says Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh..

Stage set for Rafale induction: French Defence Minister to grace Ambala event

Stage set for Rafale induction: French Defence Minister to grace Ambala event..

PLA has been blatantly violating agreements, fired shots in air’: India rebuts China’s allegations, says the nation is committed to disengagement

India rebuts China’s allegations, says the nation is committed to disengagement..

India joins US, Russia, China hypersonic Missile club: DRDO successfully tests Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle with indigenous system

"It's a major technological breakthrough in the country. This testing paves the way for the development of more critical technologies, materials & hypersonic vehicles. This puts India in a selected club of nations who have demonstrated this technology," DRDO Chairman Dr G Satheesh Reddy said..

India is fully committed to win its wars with help of indigenous solutions: CDS General Bipin Rawat

Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said that India is fully committed to win its wars with the help of indigenous solutions. He said, both the Government and the Armed Forces have clearly demonstrated their resolve and commitment to the Make in India Defence initiative...

India has put in place adequate measures to stop China’s aggressive misadventures: Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat

India has put in place adequate measures to stop China’s aggressive misadventures: Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat ..

SJM hails ban on import of 101 defence goods; wants govt to revise definition of ‘Indian Vendor’ in defence acquisition

Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) has hailed the government’s move to ban import of 101 defence goods in a bid to support indigenous defence industry including MSME defence manufacturing..

Indian Army outsmarts Chinese occupying forces, retakes crucial Ladakh peak near the Pangong lake

Indian Army outsmarts Chinese occupying forces, retakes crucial Ladakh peak near the Pangong lake..

Gravestone at the Southern Xinjiang Military Region; the first evidence Chinese troops were killed in Galwan Clash with Indian Army

After more than 2 months of the clash at the Galwan Valley, proof of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) casualties is finally out. Pictures of graves of Chinese troops killed in the clash are going viral on Chinese social media. ..

Rebooting India’s Nuclear Doctrine - Time to Rescind the No First Use Policy in the nation’s Nuclear Doctrine

We must begin by exploring how the NFU policy has become a limitation on India’s deterrence capability against the threats posed by Pakistan, China, and other non-state actors...

NIA arrests ISIS operative working as an Ophthalmologist at a reputed Medical College in Bengaluru; Was developing medical and weaponry-related apps to help ISIS terrorists

NIA arrests ISIS operative working as an Ophthalmologist at a reputed Medical College in Bengaluru; Was developing medical and weaponry-related apps to help ISIS terrorists..

Chief of Air Staff visits Air Base in Western Air Command

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria PVSM AVSM VM ADC, Chief of Air Staff (CAS) visited a frontline air base in Western Air Command on 13 Aug 20. On his arrival, the CAS was received by the Air Officer Commanding (AOC) of the base who briefed him on the readiness and operational status of the lodger units located at the base...

The Resistance Front (TRF) in Kashmir: Old and weakened wine in a new bottle

Under pressure from the FATF, Pakistan has come up with a new and novel way to keep the pot boiling in Kashmir. The new organisation for the conduct of terrorist and disruptive operations in Kashmir is "The Resistance Front" (TRF). The idea of creating TRF was conceived and immediately implemented post-August 2019, reorganisation of Jammu & Kashmir and Abrogation of Article 370..

Atmanirbhar Bharat: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announces ban on 101 defence import items to boost 'self-reliance'

Artillery guns, light combat helicopter, assault rifles, corvettes, radars, wheeled Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFVs), transport aircraft, and other high technology weapons are among the 101 defence items that will not be imported from now on, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced on Sunday. ..

Ministry of Defence instructs CBFC to advise production houses to seek NOC from MoD before the telecast/OTT streaming of any film or documentary on Indian Army

Ministry of Defence instructs CBFC to advise production houses to seek NOC from MoD before the telecast of any film or documentary on Indian Army..

First five Rafale jets land at Ambala air force station: Rakshamantri Rajnath Singh welcomes Rafale fighters, warns China and Pakistan against threatening India's territorial integrity

Rakshamantri Rajnath Singh welcomes Rafale fighters, warns China and Pakistan against threatening India's territorial integrity..

Read the lips of Army Commander, Northern Command

The interview given by Army Commander Northern Command leaves no space for any concern about the capability of our great Army in upholding the interest of the nation. The nation must read the lips of Lt. Gen. YK Joshi, a committed and decorated soldier of the Indian Army and remain confident of the ability of her noble soldiers to protect her under all cost..

First five Rafale fighter Jets take off from France; to reach India on Wednesday (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

The first batch of five Rafale jets flew out of France today and will arrive in India on Wednesday, when the fighter jets will officially be inducted and join the 17 squadron of Indian Air Force in Haryana's Ambala. ..

President of India donates to Army Hospital on Kargil Vijay Diwas: Funds to be used to procure air filtering equipment for Corona Warriors

Funds to be used to procure air filtering equipment for Corona Warriors..

Nation pays tributes to war heroes on Kargil Vijay Diwas today: Prime Minister says valour of Indian armed forces continues to inspire generations

In Ladakh, General Officer Commanding of Fire and Fury Corps Lt Gen Harinder Singh laid wreath and paid homage to the martyrs, at Drass War Memorial in Kargil. Due to Covid 19 Pandemic the celebrations this year are scaled down in magnanimity, limiting it to a single day..

21st Kargil Vijay Diwas: Then and Now

The situation then and now is quite different with adequate systems and resources in place. However, some of the lessons learnt during Kargil remain unaddressed for which we paid the price at Galwan. China will be taught a lesson like Pakistan. The tactics and methodology may differ since wars are not fought with pre-fixed templates..

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauds IAF’s role in challenging circumstances; Asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality..

Line of Actual Control: Evolving to becoming the Line of No Control?

India has been trying to defend the points on LAC as marked on a handmade map. Sadly, the situation is such due to Chinese irascibility that the LAC has become a Line of No Control. What is definite here is that the Indian nation and particularly the Indian Army will not allow China to get away with its expansionist designs..

Former Deputy Chief of Indian Army Staff Lt General Gurmit Singh exposes pro-China lobbyists on incursions in Ladakh with a pointwise rejoinder

Former Deputy Chief of Indian Army Staff Lt General Gurmit Singh exposes pro-China lobbyists on incursions in Ladakh with a pointwise rejoinder..

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh e-inaugurates six strategic bridges in Jammu & Kashmir; The bridges were built by BRO in record time

The six major bridges dedicated to the nation today is a new revolution in the connectivity of roads and bridges in sensitive border areas close to the International Border (IB) and Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir. These bridges of strategic importance were completed by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in a record time...

Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Zoom among 89 social media apps banned by Indian Army for its soldiers and officers

Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Zoom among 89 social media apps banned by Indian Army for its soldiers and officers..

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviews progress of border infrastructure, says construction of strategic roads, bridges & tunnels in border areas to be expedited

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level meeting in New Delhi yesterday to review the progress of various infrastructure projects under construction in border areas. The meeting was also attended by Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar and other senior officials of the Ministry..

India-China Standoff: Chinese Army moves back over 2 km from Galwan valley

India-China Standoff: Chinese Army moves back over 2 km from Galwan valley..

“The enemies of India have seen the fire and fury of our Forces": Prime Minister Narendra Modi in #Nimu #Ladakh

Prime Minister Modi travelled to Nimu in Ladakh to interact with Indian troops earlier today. Nimu is surrounded by the Zanskar range and is on the banks of river Indus. The Prime Minister met the top leadership of the Indian Army and later interacted with personnel of the Army, Air Force and ITBP..

Prime Minister visits Ladakh: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Leh with CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and COAS Gen MM Naravane

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi arrived at Leh in Ladakh on Friday on a short visit amid the on-going tensions between India and China along the Line of Actual Control..

FCC designates two Chinese companies - Huawei Technologies, ZTE Corporation as national security threats

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said both Huawei and ZTE have close ties with Chinese Communist Party and China’s military apparatus. He said, US government will not allow the Chinese Communist Party to exploit vulnerabilities in US communications networks..

Kashmir: Leaderless terrorists are in dire straits, surrender is the best option

The security forces, especially the Indian Army, are constantly giving messages and statements requesting the local youth to shun the path of terrorism. They also call upon those who have joined in surrendering on the promise of being treated honourably. The local youth should heed these messages since they are to their benefit since they stand no chance once they are caught in the security dragnet..

Combat China with a new prism - Facts and Robustness

Indian armed forces face several challenges in terms of defence preparedness and most of these problems are a ‘gift’ of the previous leadership and regimes. The political will of PM Modi's regime has ‘re-crafted’ the defence forces to face new challenges...

Armed forces given full freedom to deal with any aggressive behaviour by China's PLA along the LAC

Defence Minister asks top military brass to ensure strict vigil on Chinese activities around land border, airspace & sea..

Indian Army Completes Construction Of Bridge Over Galwan River That Was Opposed By China

Indian Army Completes Construction Of Bridge Over Galwan River That Was Opposed By China..

Indian Armed Forces to take part in World War II Victory Day parade in Moscow

A Tri-Service contingent of the Indian Armed Forces comprising 75 all ranks, led by a colonel rank officer will participate in the Military Parade at Red Square, Moscow on June 24, 2020, to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Victory of the Soviet People in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. ..

India-China border standoff: External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar urges China to 'reassess' its actions, take "corrective steps"

External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday held telephonic talks with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and asserted that the need of the hour was for the Chinese side "to reassess its actions and take corrective steps"...

Xi Jinping's multi-front war for survival: #IndiaChinaStandoff is not the only war the Chinese Communist Party is fighting

The present India-China border standoff is not a political, military or economic war, but this is a war of (Xi's) Survival..

Zoom, TikTok, UC browser, Xender, SHAREit, Clean-master among 52 mobile apps Indian intelligence agencies have asked government to block or advise people to stop using

A 2019 study had found that Chinese apps transfer data to around seven outside agencies; TikTok sends data to China Telecom (a state-owned Chinese telecommunication company); Vigo Video to Tencent; BeautyPlus to Meitu; and QQ and UC Browser to its parent owned by Alibaba..

China pays Journalists and so-called 'Military experts' to sing the Dragon's tune

The efforts of some “Military Experts” to supplement the Chinese psychological operations may not succeed this time, but they shall remain a potent threat to national security..

Shri Guruji Golwalkar on China (Part V): Fate of Unilateral Goodness

Shri Guruji Golwalkar on China: A historical prediction that actually came true..

China provoked 'Indian Nationalist Tiger' by engaging in a face-off with Indian Army personnel, say US media

Chinese People Liberation Army has provoked the "Indian nationalist tiger" by engaging in a face-off with Indian Army personnel in which 20 soldiers were killed, according to US media..

India-China Faceoff: 20 Indian soldiers martyred, 43 casualties on Chinese side in violent clashes in Galwan area of Ladakh region

Indian intercepts of China have revealed that the neighbouring side suffered 43 casualties including dead and seriously injured in the face-off in the Galwan valley, news agency ANI reported, citing sources. ..

India-China faceoff : Border Disputes and China's 'Grand Strategy'

This article is focused on reviewing the complexity of the present situation in Ladakh from Chinese “Grand Strategy” and history. ..

‘Indian Army has world's most experienced mountain troops’, says Chinese military expert: Indian Army wins a rare public complement from China

It is perhaps the first time a Chinese military expert publicly complimented their strength and strategic importance..

Shri Guruji Golwalkar on China (Part IV): Real threat— Crisis of character

The Bunch of Thoughts- Part Three - The Path To Glory: XXIV. Fight to Win..

9 Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists killed by security forces in Shopian district of J&K in last 24 hours

Public Relations Officer Defence Col. Rajesh Kalia said that four dead bodies of terrorists were recovered along with arms & ammunition from the encounter site. The identification of the slain terrorists is being ascertained ..

Shri Guruji Golwalkar on China (Part III): Friends, Enemies and the Chinese Puzzle

Let the defence of our sacred motherland be the first criterion of all our policies-internal and external. For that, if it becomes necessary to cross our frontiers let us do it without the least hesitation..

Missile Park 'Agneeprastha' to be set up at INS Kalinga

Foundation Stone for a Missile Park "AGNEEPRASTHA" was laid at INS Kalinga by Cmde Rajesh Debnath, Commanding Officer, in the presence of Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, FOC-in-C (East) on 28 May 20. ..

UN awards Indian Army officer, Major Suman Gawani with 'UN Military Gender Advocate Award'

Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer who served as a women peacekeeper with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in 2019 is being awarded the prestigious “United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the year Award” on 29 May 2020..

Security Forces intercept car carrying IED, avert Pulwama-like terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir

Security Forces today averted a major incident of a vehicle-borne IED blast in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. ..

Big boost for ‘Make in India’: Defence Ministry approves procurement of 26 defence items from local suppliers

In a major boost for ‘Make in India’, Ministry of Defence has approved procurement of 26 defence items only from local suppliers to boost Make in India. The government has issued Public Procurement (Preference to Make in India) Order 2017 to encourage Make in India and to promote manufacturing and production of goods and services in India...

Anand Mahindra says army’s ‘Tour of Duty’ model good for youth, Mahindra Group would be happy to consider the candidature of ToD optees for corporate jobs

Mahindra said his group would be happy to consider the candidature of ToD optees for corporate jobs. The ToD model is similar to the short-service commission that allows officers to serve the armed forces for 10 to 14 years...

Indian Navy launches Operation Samudra Setu to repatriate Indian citizens from overseas

Indian Naval Ships Jalashwa and Magar are presently enroute to the port of Malè, Republic of Maldives to commence evacuation operations from 08 May 2020 as part of Phase-1..

Let Pakistan Bleed Not India

The Indian nation is endowed with brilliant strategic minds. Any other befitting strategy to bleed Pakistan must be welcome and implemented. The desired end state is “Pakistan has to bleed NOT India”..

Defence Scan

DRDL Hyderabad has developed a COVID Sample Collection Kiosk (COVSACK) in consultation with the doctors of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation, Hyderabad...

ARMED FORCES CONTINUE TO SUPPORT FIGHT AGAINST COVID 19

Air Force is continuing to transporting medical supplies to equip the state governments and supporting agencies to combat Covid 19 effectively and efficiently. It has airlifted essential medical supplies and commodities from nodal points to Manipur, Nagaland and Gangtok in North Eastern region; and the Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh...

Tablighi Jamaat: Super Spreader or Biomass Jihadi Terror Group?

Flouted Indian laws knowingly and creating ruckus during quarantine, lays bare the malafide intentions of the Tablighi Jamaat to create havoc during the epidemic. Their behavior is not less than biological terrorism...

Left-wing terrorists kill 17 policemen in Sukma: Bodies of missing security personnel found a day after the encounter with Maoists

Bodies of missing security personnel found a day after the encounter with Maoists..

Big boost to ‘Make in India’: Defence Acquisition Council under Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approves procurement of 83 advanced Tejas fighter aircrafts for IAF

Order for 40 Tejas aircrafts has already been placed in initial configurations. Now 83 of the more advanced Mk1A version of the aircraft will be procured from HAL...

No Major Terrorist incident occurred in the hinterland of the country after the repeal of Article 370: Shri G. Kishan Reddy

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri G. Kishan Reddy, in a written reply to a question regarding terrorist incidents after repeal of Article 370, in Lok Sabha today, said that no major terror attack took place in the hinterland of the country during the period from 05.08.2019 to 10.03.2020..

BORDER VIOLATIONS BY PAKISTAN

As per the information given by Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik in Lok Sabha, there have been 1,586 incidents of ceasefire violations in 2019 and 646 incidents of ceasefire violations during the first two months of 2020 (upto February 23), on Indo-Pak International border as well as Line of Control after August 5, 2019. In addition 132 cases of cross border firing from August 5, 2019 to December 31, 2019 and 41 cases of cross border firing between January 1, 2020 to February 15, 2020 along Internatio..

SEMINAR ON ‘AIR POWER IN NO WAR NO PEACE SCENARIO’

A one day seminar on ‘Air Power in No War No Peace Scenario’ was organised by the Centre for Air Power to mark the anniversary of Balakote air strike. The seminar focused on employability of air power in situations necessitating exertion of national will against adversary in a ‘No War No Peace’ scenario. Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh while inaugurating ..

Huge victory for security forces in Kashmir - J&K High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, says forces need pellet guns to handle difficult circumstances

Huge victory for security forces in Kashmir - J&K High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, says forces need pellet guns to handle difficult circumstances..