INDIAN DEFENCE FORCE
Kalyani Rafael bags $100 million missile kit order
Joint venture plans to directly bid for domestic defence orders and will target export markets; in talks to set up second unit in Hyderabad.
Indian defence forces shine at the 2018 Asian Games
Indian Army has won the highest number of medals among the three services.
Army sets in motion its mega reform plan, to implement it with sense of urgency
The Army plans to launch the major transformative exercise by...
Armed forces come out with a joint training doctrine to boost synergy and integration
"The three Services fight the same war at the end of the day. So, there is the need to train together for it. This is the first time that such a keystone document has been promulgated."
History created: India's first batch of women fighter pilots commissioned
The three women pilots said they consider themselves "fortunate" and were excited to take on their duties.
GCF ropes in BEL to upgrade L/70 anti-aircraft guns used by Indian defence forces
There is a plan to upgrade 200-odd L/70 guns, Sinha said adding that their hydraulic system is being changed to electric drive.
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosiah praises defence forces
"The Defence Forces are nation's the pride. Their qualities of courage and chivalry and loyalty have placed India on a high pedestal," he said.
India's first indigenous chopper ALH-Dhruv clocks one lakh flying hours
India's first indigenous chopper, Advanced Light Helicopter by HAL achieved a new milestone of clocking one lakh cumulative flying hours.
IOC ensures availability of petroleum products in flood-affected regions of Uttarakhand, Himachal
IndianOil ensures availability of petroleum products in flood-affected regions of Uttarakhand & Himachal Pradesh.
Electronics industry projected to cross Rs 10,000 crore
The Indian electronics industry has shown an upward trend during the 11th Plan, growing from Rs 5,400 crore in 2007-2008 to Rs 7,948 crore in 2011-12.
Nuclear capable Prithvi-2 missile successfully testfired at night
The missile was randomly chosen from the production stock and the entire launch activity was carried out by SFC of the Army and monitored by scientists of DRDO as part of the training exercise, official sources said. The downrange teams on board a ship deployed near the designated impact point in the Bay of Bengal monitored the terminal events and splashdown.
Rajnath Singh urges Russian defence industries to jointly manufacture in India
Rajnath Singh was addressing the CEOs of OEMs from the Russian defence industry after jointly inaugurating the 'India-Russia Defence Industry Cooperation Conference' with Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov in Moscow.He urged industry leaders to make use of the significant economic reforms undertaken by the government under the leadership of PM Modi.
If China crossed into grey zone 100 times, we did the double: Eastern Army commander
Naravane, currently the General Officer Commanding- in-Chief, Eastern Command, said China must realise that the Indian Army is not what it was at the time of the Sino-Indian war in 1962.
Nuclear-capable missile Prithvi II successfully test-fired
Prithvi-II was also successfully test-fired at night on February 21, 2018 from the ITR at Chandipur.
Government restores provision of 'ration in kind' to military officers in peace areas
The facility was withdrawn by the government in 2017 and it started paying a certain amount in instead of the ration to defence personnel.
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