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Army Commanders Conference begins, operational defence issues to be discussed

1 day ago
The high- level army commanders’ conference will be held amid the ongoing stand-off with China in Ladakh where it has deployed more than 5000 troops all along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) at multiple locations in Ladakh. 

IAF Chief to operationalise second squadron of Tejas

2 days ago
‘Flying Bullets’, the IAF’s number 18 squadron will be raised with Tejas aircraft in the final operational configuration. The event will be held at Air Force Station, in Sulur near Coimbatore.

Defence Ministry approves procurement of 26 defence items from local suppliers 

May 21, 2020
Some of the defence items include electronic motor, cable assemblies, dual switch amplifier, sealing ring, weldox and hardox plate and modulator. 

IAF shelves 3 projects amid PM Modi’s request of indigenisation

May 19, 2020
The Air Force Chief RKS Bhadauria informed that they will not be going forward with the planned projects and plans have been shelved at the moment for different reasons including Make in India.

Rajnath Singh commissions Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Sachet’, two interceptor boats

May 16, 2020
An ICG spokesperson informed that the ship ‘Sachet’ has been first in the series of five offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) and has been designed and built indigenously by Goa Shipyard (Ltd).

First Four Rafale fighter jets to arrive in India by July-end

May 15, 2020
The first aircraft to be flown in is set to be piloted by the Commanding Officer of the 17 Golden Arrows’ squadron along with a French pilot.

India becomes third largest military spender in the world

Apr 28, 2020
India’s rivalry with both Pakistan and China has been projected as the main reason for the increase in military expenditure.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh released draft of defence procurement process policy 2020

Mar 21, 2020
Rajnath Singh said that under the new policy, this sector is being expanded by increasing the participation of Indian industries in defence production.

Defence Ministry signs Rs 880 crore contract with Israeli firm for light machine guns

Mar 20, 2020
The procurement of the light machine guns will enhance the lethal power of a soldier along with his range. 

DAC to procure 83 Tejas fighter aircraft for IAF

Mar 19, 2020
The Light Combat Aircraft Tejas will serve as the backbone of the Indian Air Force in the coming times. 

Tejas successfully completed maiden flight after FOC

Mar 18, 2020
Tejas is part of the 45th Squadron 'Flying Daggers' of the Indian Air Force. It has recently completed its first test flight after Final Operational Clearance.

African Lion: US-Africa Command canceled annual military exercise

Mar 17, 2020
AFRICOM said that it doesn’t want to maximize the risk of Coronavirus therefore it has been cancelled for this year.

Women officers to get permanent commission in Indian Navy

Mar 17, 2020
Permanent Commissioned officers have the option of serving the nation until their retirement. 

RaIDer-X: DRDO unveils new explosive detection device

Mar 2, 2020
RaIDer-X can detect explosives from a specific range and inform the operator. DRDO believes that it will help Indian forces to save several lives.

ICGS Varad commissioned into service: Know all its features!

Feb 29, 2020
The vessel is the first major Indian defence ship to clear all the sea trials in one single sea sortie.

VAJRA: Indian Coast Guard’s sixth offshore patrol vessel launched

Feb 28, 2020
VAJRA will be used for day and night patrolling and to keep a lookout for anti-terrorist and anti-smuggling operations in the Exclusive Economic Zone.

Balakot air strike anniversary: One year since IAF jets crossed border to target JeM camp

Feb 26, 2020
The Balakot air strike was a non-military preemptive action, specifically targeting the JeM camp in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

New Army Headquarters: Rajnath Singh lays foundation of ‘Thal Sena Bhawan’

Feb 24, 2020
New Army Headquarters will take five years to complete the construction work. This building will be known as ‘Thal Sena Bhawan’.

President Ram Nath Kovind presented President's Colour to INS Shivaji

Feb 14, 2020
The President’s colour is the highest honour bestowed upon any Indian military unit.

US approves sale of Integrated Air Defence Weapon System to India

Feb 12, 2020
The Integrated Air Defense Weapon System includes air defence weapon systems, surface-to-air missiles, radars, etc.
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