Bangla Friday, July 10, 2020

Defence

India develops indigenous attack, defence systems

India in the recent past has developed several indigenous missiles, attack and defence systems to counter threats from China, Pakistan...

Sri Lanka to call for int’l bids to buy helicopters for SA...

Sri Lanka will call for international bids to buy four used helicopters for the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) to train pilots for Peacekee...

Pakistan may supply Super Mushshak trainers to Lebanese Ai...

An American-made Sikorsky S-61N helicopter, top, comes in for a landing upon delivery to Lebanon on June 2, 2009. (Joseph Barrak/AFP...

Nigerian JF-17 pilots training in Pakistan

A Nigerian Air Force JF-17 Thunder Nigerian Air Force (NAF) pilots and crew for the JF-17 Thunder fighter jet have started their t...

India could buy Russian Pantsir-S1 air defense missile sys...

The Russians are conducting an intensive advertising campaign to encourage India to buy short-range “Pantsir-S1” anti-aircr...

China deploys advanced weapons at plateau regions amid ten...

China had deployed a variety of advanced weapons fit for high-altitude combat to the country's western plateau regions as India continu...

India accelerates weapons purchases in wake of border clas...

India has accelerated the domestic and foreign purchase of weapons in the wake of a border clash between Indian and Chinese troops. Si...

China to supply 4 attack drones to Pakistan

Wing Loong II drone China is in the process of supplying four armed drones to Pakistan, ostensibly to protect the China-Pakistan E...

Bangladesh receives the first batch of Chinese VT5 light t...

The first batch of Chinese VT5 light tanks was delivered to Bangladesh. Its configuration is higher than China’s own light tanks....

Chinese Navy submarines could become a reality in Indian O...

The Chinese Navy is rapidly pursuing global capabilities. A key area of future operations may be the Indian Ocean. Chinese submarines i...

US highlights CAATSA risk in Indian fighter procurement

The United States government has urged India to reconsider its planned acquisition of Russian fighter aircraft, a move that risks pot...

Covid delays production of India’s Dhanush guns

Covid outbreak has hit the supply of Dhanush 155x45mm artillery guns, the Indian version of Bofors, to the army. The weapon systems are...

Pakistan Navy to build indigenously designed gunboat and t...

The Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works and Ministry of Defence Production on Wednesday signed the contract to build indigenous plat...

India to get S-400 missiles by the end of next year

India’s S-400 Triumf air defence system is currently in production in Russia and will undergo a series of trials before its arriv...

India deploys T-90 tanks in Galwan Valley

Signalling that it is all for peaceful restoration of status quo ante in East Ladakh but is also prepared for the worst case scenario,...

India to receive first batch of 4 Rafales by July-end

The first batch of four Rafale fighter jets are scheduled to arrive in India in July last week amid continuing tensions on the border w...

China rolls out new cheap and lightweight howitzers amid t...

Amid the ongoing tensions between India and China at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, the latter has reportedly depl...

China recruits martial arts fighters for Tibet border mili...

A squad of MMA fighters will help train border troops in hand-to-hand combat, according to state media China has enlisted a squad...

India deploys air defence system amid raging Chinese jets,...

The Indian Armed Forces have deployed their short-range quick air missile defence system in the Ladakh region after radars tracked more...

Project Force: What is behind China's naval ambitions?

The Chinese navy, or the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLA Navy), now has two fully-functioning aircraft carriers, the Soviet-era Liao...

Turkey to build first frigate with indigenous resources

First Istanbul-class frigate aimed to be constructed with 75% indigenous resources as part of national warship program. Warship Progra...