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IAF Chief In France As India Looks To Decide Between Boeing’s KC-46 & Airbus A330 Mid-Air Refuellers

Indian Air Force  (IAF) chief who is in France on a five-day visit, will discuss the possibility of leasing mid-air refuellers. Boeing's KC-46 tanker...

Afghan Peace Conference In Istanbul, Turkey Postponed Over ‘No Show’ By Taliban

Turkey has announced that it is postponing a much-anticipated Afghan peace conference in Istanbul until the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. "We...

Viral In China: Image Of India’s LCA Tejas & SU-30MKI Takes Social Media By Storm

In terms of size, nothing can beat the Flanker family (inc Su-30 MKI), whose aircraft are among the world’s largest in-service heavyweight fighter jets....

India-Israel-US Trilateral Partnership ‘Need Of The Hour’ To Counter China — Indian Think Tank

Capitalizing on their existing military ties, India, Israel, and the US can think about a trilateral pact on defense technology to counter China, a...

How DRDO’s LCA Tejas Technology Comes In Handy To Treat India’s COVID-19 Patients

India's premier defense research body DRDO will produce oxygen with a technology used on the LCA Tejas fighter to treat COVID-19 patients, according to...

Are Indians Flocking To Neighboring Nepal To Get Chinese Covid-19 Vaccines?

A controversy has erupted over claims that Indian businessmen have flocked to Nepal to get Chinese-made Covid vaccines, which would make them eligible for...

Russia Will Not Sell Its Latest Military Hardware To Pakistan; Media Propagating ‘Fake News’ – Indian Experts

Is Pakistan interested to acquire the latest military hardware from Russia? Recently, Sergy Lavrov visited Islamabad where he said Russia was ready to supply...

India Figures Prominently In US’ Troop Withdrawal Plan From Afghanistan — Reports

India has reportedly been offered a larger role in the Biden administration's roadmap to withdraw troops from Afghanistan. The US President has set a...

India, Bangladesh Boost Counter-Terror Cooperation As 10-Day Military Drills Conclude

India and Bangladesh strengthened their counterterrorism cooperation through a 10-day multinational military exercise, 'Shantir Ogroshena' (Front Runner of the Peace). The military drills, which...

Big Test For Imran Khan As Tehreek-i-Labbaik Demands The Expulsion Of French Ambassador To Pakistan

Many major cities in Pakistan are witnessing large-scale protests against the arrest of Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Saad Hussain Rizvi in Lahore as a...

As India ‘Rethinks’ S-400 Acquisition, Russia Puts ‘Everything On Table’ For Pakistan

As India could be re-evaluating its stand on acquiring the Russian S-400 air defense system fearing US sanctions, its rival Pakistan may have quietly...

Indian Air Force To Lease Mid-Air Refuellers Under New Eligibility Criteria

While the Indian Air Force (IAF) is looking for ways to acquire mid-air refueling tankers for its fleet, new reports hint that the IAF...

US Navy Provokes India By Conducting ‘Freedom Of Navigation’ Operation Near Lakshadweep Islands

The US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones carried out a freedom of navigation operation near India’s Lakshadweep Islands on April 7, according...

NO Corruption! Rafale-Maker Dassault Aviation Rejects Corruption Allegations In Fighter Jet Deal With India

Rejecting corruption allegations, French aerospace company Dassault Aviation on Thursday said that "no violations were reported, notably in the frame of the contract with...

Russia Again Eyes ‘Strategic Role’ In Afghanistan With The Help Of Pakistan & China – Experts

On his crucial visit to Pakistan, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has promised the country supply of special military gear and enhanced cooperation in...

Tejas Jets: Malaysia Gets Serious About LCA Tejas; To Visit India for Full Evaluation

In a development that could herald a new dawn for India’s LCA Tejas fighter jets, the Malaysian Air Force team is arriving in India...

How Is India Countering The Growing Fleet Of French & Chinese Origin Submarines With The Pakistan Navy?

India is set to approve the indigenous construction of three nuclear-powered attack submarines to counter the Chinese PLA’s rapid expansion in the Indian Ocean. This...

Waste Of Money – Why Rafale Jet ‘Bribe’ Paid By Dassault Aviation To An Indian Middleman Was A Bad Deal?

A French media report claiming that Rafale fighter jet-maker Dassault Aviation having paid one million euros to an Indian middleman as a ‘gift’ during...

‘What Lies Beneath’ The Indo-Pacific That France Is Joining India & Other QUAD Nations To Control The Region?

India is all set to join a multilateral naval exercise ‘La Perouse’ led by France, involving Australia, Japan, and the United States navies, making...

22 Soldiers Killed, 31 Injured In One Of The Biggest Terror Attacks In Central India

In the biggest incident of its kind in years, at least 22 Indian soldiers were killed and 32 wounded in a major Maoist attack...

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IAF Chief In France As India Looks To Decide Between Boeing’s KC-46 & Airbus A330 Mid-Air Refuellers

Indian Air Force  (IAF) chief who is in France on a five-day visit, will discuss the possibility of leasing mid-air refuellers. Boeing's KC-46 tanker...

Pakistan, Iran Seek To Boost Trade, Security Ties As FM Qureshi Visits Tehran

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, who is in Iran's capital Tehran on a three-day official visit, held wide-ranging talks with senior Iranian officials...

Hope No One Will Think Of Crossing The Red Line – Russian President Vladimir Putin

Those who organize provocations against Russia will come to regret it, warned Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. Addressing the Federal Assembly, Putin said "the...

US Steps Up Efforts To Resurrect Navy’s ‘First Fleet’ As Tensions Rise With China Over Taiwan

The US is stepping up efforts to revive the Navy's 'First Fleet' as China continues to intimidate Taiwan militarily.   The matter came up when US...

To Increase Fire Rate Of Self-Propelled Howitzers, US Army Shortlists Five ‘Business Innovators’ For The Project

The US Army has shortlisted five small business innovators to work on increasing the rate of fire of self-propelled howitzers based on a demonstration...

Russian’s 2nd ‘Doomsday Weapon’ Carrier Submarine Khabarovsk To Be Launched By Autumn

The Russian Navy is all set to launch its second ‘doomsday weapon’ carrier submarine Khabarovsk by autumn this year. “The floating of the Khabarovsk was...