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Monthly Archives: January, 2019

India Allows ‘Private Firms’ To Bid For INR 21,000 Defence Contract

The Defence Ministry will allow private companies to participate in the bidding process for new naval utility helicopters valued at 21,000 crore rupees. The...

Indian Navy To Upgrade Poseidon-8I and Mig-29K Fighter Jets

The Indian Navy's major air stations are undergoing extensive upgradation in the perimeter security. The upgradation process in the Indian Navy will include valuable assets...

Will ARTRAC Merger Prepare Indian Army For Modern Warfare?

The Army Training Command (ARTRAC) will merge with the Directorate of Military Training (MT).  The ARTRAC merger is being considered to reduce manpower and restore warfighting...

A Murky Arms Deal Haunts Indian PM Narendra Modi: New York Times

"Indian PM Narendra Modi faces charges of bypassing procedures, causing a loss in public funds, compromising national security and using the arms deal to offer a...

Indian Space Organisation – ISRO To Send Women Astronaut in Maiden Human Space Mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) inaugurated its Human Space Flight Centre in Bengaluru to boost its operational capability. ISRO is planning to launch...

AIIB Currency To Minimise Cross-Border Investment Risks in India, Pakistan

China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is planning to launch a local currency financing in India and some other Asian nations. AIIB backed currency can...

Buying Rafale Jets is a Waste of Time, Money and Resources: Kashmiri Analyst

The deal to buy buying Rafale Jets was signed by the Modi Government. India decided to ink a deal with Dassault Aviation to purchase...

Why Buying Rafale Jets Was a Waste of Time, Money and Resources? Kashmiri Author Explains

The deal to buy buying Rafale Jets was signed by the Modi Government. India decided to ink a deal with Dassault Aviation to purchase...

India, China Work Towards Building Peace and Tranquillity on Sino-Indian Border

India and China want to maintain peace and prosperity along the border for stable growth of overall ties between the two countries. Both India...

As US Steps Out, China Aggressively Working To Enter Central Asia via Afghanistan

China wants to engage in the Afghan peace process which clearly highlights its ambition of becoming a superpower in Central Asia. After spreading its...

Will China-Bhutan Growing Relations Influence India’s Foreign Policy?

Do China-Bhutan Relations play a significant role in India's foreign policy? The Chinese ambassador Luo Zhaohui visited Thimphu to promote diplomatic relations between China...

Defence Ministry May Retain Exemptions On Imports Of Defence Goods

In order to shift the burden of fiscal deficits, the Defence Ministry may restore the customs import duty exemptions on defence goods and services. These...

Benjamin Netanyahu To Visit India Again; Solidify India-Israel Defence Relations

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu is planning another trip to India. Netanyahu's second official trip will focus on boosting India-Israel defence relations. Interestingly, Benjamin Netanyahu became...

Chance of Nuclear Mishaps in India and Pakistan Very High: US Reports

The South Asian region may witness nuclear mishaps with the acceleration of India and Pakistan's nuclear weapons programmes, America's top spymaster Daniel Coats told...

Indian Army Set To Upgrade Night Fighting Capabilities

The Indian Army has started shaping its infantry's night fighting capabilities through a contract of approximately $1 billion for the Indian Army defence purchases including thermal...

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Predicts Rise in India ‘s Cost of Infrastructure Financing

The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is anticipating the rise in the cost of India's infrastructure financing. The AIIB in its report titled "Asian...

Qatar-China To Hold Business Summit For Strengthening Economic Cooperation

Qatar and China are working closely on the expansion of economic cooperation between the two countries. For strengthening existing Qatar-China partnership, the Ministry of Commerce...

China, Russia Developing Electromagnetic Bombs Which Can Exterminate The Mankind: Reports

The U.S. congressional study titled “Nuclear EMP Attack Scenarios and Combined-arms Cyber Warfare” says that China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea are developing deadly...

Pakistan-China Committed To Broaden Bilateral Relations Beyond CPEC

In recent years, Pakistan-China friendly relations have reached new heights. Now, both Pakistan and China are looking forward to capturing new avenues of opportunity for...

Australia Concerned Over Misguided Policy of China in the South China Sea

Is Australia anxious about Chinese policy in the South China Sea? Australian Defence Minister while addressing the military leaders in Singapore spoke about participating...

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Pakistani Anchor Grilled Over Pro-India Comments; Pak Celebrities Come To The Rescue

Pakistani TV presenter Iqrar ul Hassan Syed, who hosts the popular show, 'Sar-e-Aam', on ARY News, has come under fire for hailing India as...

EU Members In Balkans Block Their Non-EU Neighbors: Analysis

On November 17, 2020, Bulgaria blocked the opening of EU-accession talks with North Macedonia. Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva was quoted as saying that...

How Are Jewish Americans Helping The Indian Diaspora In Raising Their Clout In The US Government?

American Jewish groups have been very active in cultivating strong political links between the Jewish and Indian leaderships in the US, according to an...

Battle of Kashmiri Queens: Queen Didda To Take On The Last Hindu Queen Of Kashmir Kota Rani In The Clash Of Bollywood

As Bollywood plans to make biopics on two female rulers of Kashmir -- Queen ‘Didda’ and the last Hindu queen, ‘Kota Rani’ -- nobody...

UN Under Fire For Leaking Info On Uighur, Tibetan & Hong-Kong Activists To China

The UN Human Rights Office is under fire for sharing the names of Chinese government opponents, including Uighur activists, Tibetans and Hongkongers, who took...