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Defence

Submarines may sink Indian Navy’s plans for future aircraf...

India's plans for a 3rd aircraft carrier may have been torpedoed as the defense chief prioritizes new submarines. This decision will sh...

PAF will never let India forget ‘Surprise Day’

PAF has released a new song to mark the first anniversary of downing two Indian jets and arrest of Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman....

US to set up counter-terrorism centre in India

The United States will set up a counter-terrorism training centre in India as part of an agreement on homeland security to be signed in...

India clears $2.12 billion purchase of Hellfire-equipped n...

India on Wednesday cleared the purchase of 24 Sikorsky MH-60R naval multirole helicopters through the U.S. Foreign Military Sales progr...

Army ready with roadmap for women officers’ permanent comm...

Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane Thursday said the organisation has prepared a roadmap for granting permanent commission to wom...

Nigeria to receive Pakistan-China made JF-17 fighter jets...

JF-17 Thunder The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will take delivery of its JF-17 Thunder fighter jets in November this year, and A-29 Su...

India’s Navy to receive first of four P-8I maritime patrol...

The Indian Navy is expected to begin inducting a second batch of Boeing P-8I Neptune advanced maritime patrol/anti-submarine warfare (A...

Is India’s third aircraft carrier project on hold!

After decades of consideration, India finally has a high-level chief of defense staff. Announced last year during Prime Minister Narend...

Pakistan successfully test fires air-launched cruise missi...

Pakistan successfully conducted a flight test of air launched cruise missile Ra'ad-II Tuesday. According to a press release issued by...

Manpower shortage derails DRDO as Modi govt sits on propos...

For months, the Narendra Modi government is sitting on a proposal to create 436 new posts for scientists at the Defence Research and De...

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 wo...

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 th...

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...

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 Co...

Singapore Airshow 2020: Boeing prepares potential F-15EX o...

Boeing is considering offering its F-15EX Advanced Eagle combat aircraft to the Indian Air Force (IAF) to meet the service's long-runni...

Pakistan Navy’s Exercise Seaspark-20 begins in Karachi

The inaugural ceremony of Pakistan Navy’s Exercise Seaspark 2020 was held in Karachi on Wednesday. Chief of the Naval Staff Admi...

India begins manufacturing parts for Rafale fighter jets i...

In a first, India has started manufacturing parts for Rafale, some of which could even be used on the 36 French fighter jets ordered by...

HAL seeking to export jet engine spares to ‘friendly count...

India’s state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) plans to export assorted spares and accessories for the engines that powe...

Singapore Airshow 2020: Turkish Aerospace looks to secure...

T129 ATAK multirole combat helicopter Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) is confident that it will soon acquire the necessary...

India readying $2.6 billion US naval helicopter deal ahead...

MH-60R Seahawk helicopter India is set to give final approval to a $2.6 billion deal for military helicopters from US defense firm...

'Indian soldiers not mentally schooled to accept women off...

The Indian government has maintained before the Supreme Court that male soldiers of the country’s armed forces are not “yet...