Indian Armed Forces(Search results - 40)
Top StoriesApr 8, 2021, 9:31 AM IST
CDS: India's wars have to be won with Indian solutions, not borrowed strengths
"The central theme is 'To Be Future Ready' by balancing preparedness for today's requirements with what we need to do differently to meet tomorrow's challenges," Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat said.
DefenceMar 30, 2021, 7:42 AM IST
Watch: Here's how you celebrate Holi at 17000 feet
Here's proof that when it comes to celebrating a festival, climate and altitude are no obstacles for the Indian Armed Forces.
DefenceFeb 23, 2021, 2:02 PM IST
India places Rs 177.95 crore order for Kalyani M4
The 16-ton vehicle has an impressive 43-degree approach angle and a 44-degree descent angle -- the world's best off-roaders can manage up to 35 degrees approach and 28 degrees descent. Anish Singh reports
DefenceFeb 22, 2021, 8:11 PM IST
This rugged armoured vehicle will soon be made in India
The Kalyani M4 has successfully completed a series of extreme vehicle trials in some of the toughest environments in India.
DefenceFeb 22, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
Rs 70,000 crore boost for domestic purchases, LCH order soon
As part of a series of efforts to streamline defence procurement, Rajnath Singh said the defence ministry is also working on bringing down the delays in timelines of capital acquisition.
DefenceFeb 17, 2021, 8:07 PM IST
Indian armed forces get more financial powers
As per the approval, financial powers up to Rs 100 crore has been delegated to General Officer Commanding-in-Chief in the army, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief in the Navy, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief at Services Command and regional commanders of Indian Coast Guard.
DefenceFeb 16, 2021, 9:46 AM IST
Suryakirans to mark 1971 war victory with aerial salute across India
On February 17, the 52 Squadron nicknamed 'The Sharks' will embark on an aerial salute to all those who were a part of the 1971 war in the highest traditions of the armed forces and put service before self to make India the nation that it is today.
DefenceFeb 11, 2021, 8:00 PM IST
Remembering Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, the gritty 'Miracle Man' who knew no fear
World's highest battlefield Siachen is also the deadliest. The sub-zero temperature, harsh terrain and a hostile neighbour make Siachen one of the most challenging deployments for the Indian Armed Forces. But despite adversities, the Indian Army has stood resolute, and from the freezing heights of Siachen have emerged tales of grit and valour.
DefenceFeb 2, 2021, 8:35 PM IST
Aero India Jottings: Rajnath's roar, mega Tejas deal and more
Short takes from the Aero India airshow, which gets underway in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Asianet Newsable's Anish Singh gets us the latest on what happening on ground zero and the skies over Yelahanka Air Force Station.
DefenceJan 28, 2021, 7:07 PM IST
Soon, India will be major producer than market of defence equipment: Modi
Aiming to make Indian armed forces as the best in the globe, the government is taking all steps and those days are not far when India emerges as a major producer rather than a market of defence equipment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday.
Top StoriesJan 25, 2021, 8:31 PM IST
'Brave soldiers foiled expansionist move on borders'
In an indirect reference to China, President Ram Nath Kovind has said that India's brave soldiers foiled an expansionist move along the country's borders.
DefenceJan 24, 2021, 8:50 AM IST
Delighted to be at Republic Day parade, says Bangladesh contingent
Appreciating the role of Indian armed forces during the 1971 Indo-Pak war, which led to the birth of a new nation, Bangladesh armed forces contingent is "delighted" at the invitation for the Republic Day parade in the year their country is celebrating 50 years of formation. Anish Singh Reports