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Indian Chief Of Defense Staff To Have More Say As New Delhi Setting Up Two New Joint Commands

India has finally brought in more clarity to the role of Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) as it is setting up two new joint...

India Leases Four Heron Drones From Israel To Keep A ‘Hawk-Eye’ On ‘Retreating’ China

The Indian Army has acquired four Heron TP drones on lease for $200 million from Israel. The UAVs are likely to be used for...

Nepal Exasperated With India’s BJP Government; Blames RSS For ‘Encroaching’ Into The Country

Nepal has expressed shock and outrage over the comments of the Chief Minister of India's Tripura state, Biplab Deb, who said the Union Home...

Friends Again: India, China ‘Back To Business’ As Two Neighbors Withdraw Troops From Disputed Border Points?

It seems India and China are now back to usual business. As the two countries withdraw their troops from the disputed border in eastern...

Boost To India’s Naval Might As 3rd Scorpene-Class Submarine ‘INS Karanj’ Ready For Commissioning

The Indian Navy is going to commission its third ‘Project-75’ Scorpene-class diesel-electric attack submarine, INS Karanj, next month.  https://eurasiantimes.com/is-china-getting-more-aggressive-towards-japan-after-enacting-new-coast-guard-law/ The submarine has been delivered to the Indian Navy...

Ahead Of Diplomats’ Visit To Kashmir, Pakistan Turns Up Heat On India & Calls It ‘Guided Tour’

A day before India hosts foreign diplomats in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan has once again launched its anti-India rhetoric, calling it a "guided tour". ...

Top Indian Diplomat Explains Why China Finally Decided To Withdraw From Eastern Ladakh Region

After months of deliberations, the Chinese PLA and the Indian Army are finally withdrawing their troops from Pangong Tso in eastern Ladakh. So what...

India Bets Big On Indigenous Weapons; Set To Test-Fire Astra Mark 2 Next-Gen Missile This Year

India seems to be moving towards self-reliance in the defense sector at a faster pace as the country will test-fire its homegrown Astra Mark...

China Disengaged From Ladakh To Revive Business Ties With India – Experts

Indian officials have indicated that China wants to revive good-old bilateral ties with New Delhi, which is the reason behind the swift disengagement by...

Why Modi Doesn’t Need Indian Diaspora’s Stamp Of Approval On His Policies

A survey shows that though a significant number of Indian-Americans scorn Modi, the majority of this diaspora still love the Indian Prime Minister and...

China Captured Almost Half Of Arunachal Pradesh In 1962, So Why Did It Decide To Back Off?

When the war broke out between China and India in 1962, the former declared a unilateral ceasefire after 32 days of fighting on November...

China, Russia & The US Send Their Navies To Pakistan For Peace ‘Aman 21’ Maritime Drills

The Chinese and US navies are participating in the 'Aman-21' maritime exercise in Pakistan amid increased military tensions between the two countries in the...

After Homegrown Versions Of Twitter & WhatsApp, India To Roll Out Alternative To Google Maps

After developing homegrown versions of Twitter and WhatsApp, India has taken another major step towards self-reliance in the technology domain. The country's space agency...

Why UK Govt Cracked Down On Khalsa TV Channel And Slapped 50,000-Pound Fine

The UK government's media regulatory authority, the Office of Communications (Ofcom), has fined Khalsa Television Ltd (KTV) 50,000 pounds for allegedly broadcasting "objectionable" content.  https://eurasiantimes.com/isro-gives-boost-to-private-sector-in-space-industry-allows-firms-to-use-its-satellite-centre/ KTV...

ISRO Gives Boost To Private Sector In Space Industry, Allows Firms To Use Its Satellite Centre

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has opened up its satellite center to different companies, a move aimed at encouraging the private sector's participation...

Is China Upgrading Its J-20 Fighter Jets To Match India’s Lethal Fleet Of Rafale Fighters?

India's induction of additional Rafale fighter jets has prompted its arch-rival China to fast-track the process of modifying its 'most advanced' Chengdu J-20 stealth...

How CPEC Project Is Again Testing The ‘Unshakable Bond’ Between ‘Iron Brothers’ China & Pakistan?

Pakistan’s financial constraints and China’s ambitions to complete the CPEC projects seem to have driven a wedge between Islamabad and Beijing. https://eurasiantimes.com/myanmars-military-coup-could-hit-rohingya-repatriation-chna/ While China is seeking...

WATCH: A Premier Indian Army Training Institute That Prepares 500 ‘Mountain Warriors’ Every Year

Every year, a premier Army training institute in India's Jammu and Kashmir produces over 500 'mountain warriors'. Called High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS), the...

Indian Army, Chinese PLA Troops Start Disengagement Process From Contested Ladakh Border

New Delhi is treading cautiously as the Indian Army and China's PLA begin the disengagement process in the Pangong Tso area in Eastern Ladakh....

India’s Homegrown Multi-Role Fighter Jets Will Have Rafale-Like Features — Reports

Like the French-made Rafale jets, India's upcoming homegrown carrier-based multi-role fighter jet, known as the Twin Engine Deck-Based Fighter (TEDBF), will have a higher...

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At a time when the US is strongly pitching the Boeing F-15EX fighter jet to Indian armed forces, Russia may be eying to sell...

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At the back of Swedish aerospace firm, SAAB eyeing the role of manufacturing its advanced Gripen fighter jets in India, the prime ministers of...

Can India’s BrahMos Cruise Missile Shield The Philippines From China?

As India is set to export the world’s fastest supersonic cruise missile, BrahMos, to the Philippines, experts are concerned if Manila can actually guard...

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Sweden’s ambassador to India has said that Saab Gripen, the country’s most bankable fighter jet is "definitely a contender" for India's Medium Multirole Combat...

First Batch Of Russian T-14 Armata Tanks To Roll Out Next Year — Defense Minister

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Turkey’s New Unmanned Chopper T629 Looks Strikingly Similar To Indian Light Combat Helicopter

Turkey recently revealed the mockup of its new electric unmanned helicopter gunship, T629. Interestingly, the aircraft’s design looks strikingly similar to the Indian Light...