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India to set up separate theatre command for J&K: CDS Gene...

India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said on Monday. The...

China-EU ties grow more important

At the 2020 Munich Security Conference over the weekend, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and House Speaker Nancy Pe...

India rejects UN chief's offer to mediate Kashmir dispute

In a statement issued late Sunday, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson asserted that the dispute would be discussed bi...

Coast Guard to get chopper, ships, Says BD home minister

Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan said on Saturday that state-of-art ships, hovercrafts, drones, maritime patrol aircrafts and choppers would be given to...

India concerned over 'very high price' of American missile...

India is concerned over the "very high price" of the American missile shield it wants to use to protect the national capital against the threat of 9/1...

Apaches to enter two new territories, Bangladesh likely on...

Boeing’s most active rotary-winged marketing campaigns at the moment centre on the AH-64E Apache Guardian attack helicopter, with new customers...

Pakistan Navy commissions a new corvette PNS Yarmook

The Pakistan Navy has commissioned a 2300 Tonnes Corvette PNS Yarmook (F-271) – a Damen OPV 1900 – in a ceremony held at Constanta Port, R...

Myanmar military chief expected to appoint loyalists as re...

Expect to see a shakeup in the senior ranks of Myanmar’s armed forces in the coming months. Military commander-in-chief Senior General Min Aung...

Sri Lanka: A key piece in the great game of the Indian Oce...

“Whoever controls the Indian Ocean will dominate Asia… the destiny of the world will be decided on its waters” – Alfred Thaye...

Teaching Rohingya children in Bangladesh

It is universally accepted that education plays a key role in every child’s development, but it is even more critical for the displaced Rohingya...

India to test Nirbhay cruise missile powered by indigenous...

India’s Nirbhay cruise missile, seen here during the 5-9 February Defexpo 2020 exhibitions India is expected to carry out in April the...

Strained India-Bangla relation can jeopardise neighbourhoo...

Growing tension between India and Bangladesh can scuttle Indian plans for the South Asian neighbourhood, said a former envoy of Bangladesh to India on...

CAA negates everything that the Assam accord had sought to...

Citizenship Amendment Act, CAA, CAA protests, CAA protests Assam, CAA protests northeast, Assam Accord, Assam Accord explained, Express Opinion, India...

Pulwama: “Opportunity” to exploit or “events manufactured”...

Around 3:15 pm on February 14, 2019, a car, packed with around 80KG RDX explosives rammed into the Indian convoy of 78 buses carrying 2,500 Indian par...

Where is the Afghan peace deal now?

In recent days, both US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have made comments that, at the very least, appear to temper...

India 2020: the endgame begins

A 17-year-old shot at peaceful protesters, injuring one, near Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi, India Indians protesting against the draconi...

Indo-Bangla joint military exercise begins in Meghalaya

A 14-day joint military exercise ‘Sampriti-IX’ between the Indian army and Bangladesh army began at Umroi, around 30 km from Shillong, on...

IAF needs 200 new fighters but Modi govt has cut funds in...

The Indian Air Force (IAF), which plans to acquire 200 fighter aircraft amid its depleting strength, saw a drop in capital funds allocation in Finance...

Russia to present Kalibr Cruise Missile, Viking SAM in Ind...

Buk M3 anti aircraft missile system Russia’s defence systems manufacturer, Almaz-Antey will present the export version of Kalibr cruise...

Taliban’s continued attacks show limits of US strategy in...

The Taliban and other groups carried out a record number of attacks in Afghanistan during the last several months of 2019, according to an inspector g...

Why it will be hard for Myanmar to comply with ICJ’s order...

Myanmar was ordered to “take all measures within its power” to prevent any further acts of violence against the Rohingya in late January b...