Once fully functional, the coastal surveillance project is expected to boost India’s maritime security.
While Tata Motors is India’s market leader in the automobile industry, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software products.
The boat draws her origin from the famous Tara-Tarini temple of Orissa’s Ganjam district. The word Tarini means a Boat and is also a Sanskrit word for Saviour.
For the first time in the history of the show, China is participating in the mega event.
Indian survey vessel INS Sarvekshak has gone green. It has installed a solar powered system, first for any warship in India.
The mission termed as PDV mission is for engaging the targets in the exo-atmosphere and endo-atmosphere region of earth’s atmosphere.
The Indian Navy has launched an Israeli-designed Integrated Under Water Harbour Defence and Surveillance System (IUHDSS) in Mumbai harbour to strengthen its security.
TROPEX has grown in scale and complexity over the years and will see the participation of major surface combatants and air assets of the Indian Navy.
The conversion from PINAKA Rocket Mark-II to Guided PINAKA facilitated the enhancement in the range and improvement in the accuracy of PINAKA.
The Armament Research and Development Establishment (ARDE) Pune, the Research Centre Imarat (RCI) Hyderabad and the Defence Research and Development Laboratory (DRDL) Hyderabad jointly developed the Guided Pinaka.
India annually celebrates 8 December as the Submarine Day. The day commemorates the birth of the submarine arm with induction of the first submarine, erstwhile INS Kalvari, into the Indian Navy on 8 December 1967.
It is an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and aims to revalidate the new technologies incorporated in the system by DRDO.
Agni-5 missile, the surface-to-surface Inter-Continental Ballistic Missiles, will be inducted into services after few more trails.
Secretary, Department of Defence (R&D) & Chairman, DRDO, Dr S. Christopher, congratulated DRDO and the IAF teams for the successful mission.
For the first time in the history of Republic Day celebrations, the National Security Guard may participate in the parade. The decision was taken following a meeting between the Union Home and Defence Ministries.
The Exercise EKUVERIN is a 14 day platoon level joint military exercise between the Indian Army and the Maldives National Defence Force. The exercise is conducted on a yearly basis.
Minister of State for Home Affairs, Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary stated in the Lok Sabha that Pakistan intelligence agencies are sending malwares through gaming, music and entertainment apps to steal confidential information.
The main aim of this exercise is to enhance the inter-operability between the two navies and develop common understanding for maritime security operations.
The agreement was signed in New Delhi by Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his Vietnamese counterpart, General Ngo Xuan Lich.
The 2016 edition of the bilateral maritime exercise will familiarise both forces with each other’s planning processes and further enhance synergy and inter-operability.
As a mark of respect, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh-Sheikh Hasina will be handing over Rs 5 lakh to the martyred soldiers’ families. Bangladesh would also be setting up a war memorial to honour the soldiers.
Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria said the DARIN III Upgrade was one of best upgrades in terms of data handling and overall capabilities.
The ship was indigenously designed by the Indian Navy’s Directorate of Naval Design and was constructed by Mazagon Dock Limited, Mumbai.
The four sensors were handed over to the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba by Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar. The systems have been designed and developed by Naval Physical & Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL), a Kochi based laboratory of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
The 135 women commandos belong to the 232 battalion’s Delta company. At present, they are undertaking operations under the guidance of the CRPF’s 133 battalion near Khunti on the outskirts of Ranchi.
The joint exercise intends to acquaint both the Armies with each other’s operating procedures in the backdrop of counter terrorism environment. The Opening Day parade was commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Li Guanghua, Commanding Officer of People’s Liberation Army.
INSV Mhadei is headed to Cape Town in South Africa where it is scheduled to reach on 15 December 2016. It will then participate in the ‘Cape Town to Rio de Janeiro’ race, which will start on 26 December 2016.
The Army and Indo-Tibetan Border Police thwarted the Chinese attempts by fortifying the area and preventing them from further entering into Indian Territory, leading to a three-day face-off.
Spearheaded by Major General Ashok Narula, General Officer-in-Command of ‘Victor Force’, the Army under this operation is working out a plan for providing education to students.
Exercise SAMPRITI being conducted at Tangail, Dhaka, Bangladesh is an important bilateral defence cooperation endeavour between India and Bangladesh.