Defense(Search results - 60)
Fact CheckJul 14, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
Fact-check: India and China have NOT clashed again near Galwan
Indian Army has rejected a media report which claimed that there was a clash between Indian and Chinese soldiers close to the Galwan river, where 20 Indian soldiers were killed on June 15 last year.
DefenceJul 13, 2021, 1:29 PM IST
Boeing delivers Navy's 10th P-8I surveillance aircraft
The long-range maritime reconnaissance anti-submarine warfare aircraft, first inducted into the Indian Navy in 2013, provides India's maritime warriors with a significant edge in the strategically important Indian Ocean region.
World NewsJul 12, 2021, 12:23 PM IST
Amid United States exit, chaos abounds in Afghanistan
Neutralising Osama was a moral victory for the United States but little else seems to have been achieved. It is making the same mistake it did in Iraq -- a premature conflict termination says Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain (Retd).
World NewsJul 11, 2021, 7:50 PM IST
Wary of Taliban attacks, air-defense systems come up at Kabul airport
The Taliban's increasing offensive attacks over the country have raised concerns about the security of the capital and its airport.
DefenceJul 8, 2021, 9:38 AM IST
'SPARSH' portal for defence pension payout to come online soon amid concerns
The online platform 'SPARSH' is envisaged to ensure the right payment to the right pensioner at the right time through digital processing of over 30 lakh pensioners.
Top StoriesJul 3, 2021, 10:11 AM IST
IAF chief hits back after CDS calls Air Force 'a supporting arm'
The tussle between Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and Indian Air Force chief ACM RKS Bhadauria over the proposed integrated command system came into the public domain on Friday.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 5:59 PM IST
CDS Gen Bipin Rawat warns the enemy: India will respond at a place and time of its choosing
In the wake of evolving threats and changing nature of warfare, Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat on Friday said that the Indian armed forces would have to be ready for the future.
DefenceJul 2, 2021, 2:56 PM IST
WATCH: Indian Army gets 12 new Short Span Bridging systems
The capabilities of the mechanised formations, which are mostly deployed on the western fronts, would be enhanced.
World NewsJul 2, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
'Difficult to hide': China building 100 new missile silos leaves US concerned
The Washington Post reported and cited a study of commercial satellite images by a California-based group that observed the silos were being built in a desert near the northwestern city of Yumen.
Top StoriesJul 1, 2021, 9:03 AM IST
Centre fires ordinance at protesting OFB employees, warns them of arrest and fine
Gazette notification on Essential Defence Services Ordinance 2021 states that any person, who commences a strike that is illegal under the Ordinance or takes part in any such strike shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with a fine which may extend to Rs 10,000 or both.
Top StoriesJun 29, 2021, 7:11 PM IST
India to get a comprehensive drone policy soon; PM holds top-level meeting on threat
Modern equipment will be provided to security forces to meet the challenge of weaponised terror drones, sources said.
DefenceJun 28, 2021, 12:27 PM IST
DRDO tests Agni-P ballistic missile that can hit targets up to 2000 kms away
Agni-P weighs less than the previous version of the missile as it incorporates newer technology, including that used in 4000-kilometre range Agni-IV missile and 5000-kilometer Agni-V missile.
DefenceJun 26, 2021, 9:48 PM IST
The Major who cleared the way for Army to recapture Rajouri from Pakistani invaders
Second lieutenant Rane was decorated with the highest war-time gallantry medal, the Param Vir Chakra for his exemplary bravery. In his 21 years of service with the Army, he earned five Mentioned-in-Despatches. He retired as a Major from the Indian Army in 1968.
DefenceJun 25, 2021, 7:50 PM IST
DRDO successfully tests upgraded Pinaka rocket with 45 km range
Twenty-five enhanced Pinaka rockets were launched in quick succession against targets at different ranges.