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Quick Reaction Missile QR-SAM Test Fired

India successfully test fired its first all weather tracked-chassis Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile (QR-SAM). The missile was launched from a mobile launcher in the Integrated...

Nuclear Capable Prithvi-II Missile Tested

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II Missile. Missile was successfully test fired from the...

India-Australia Maritime Exercise ‘AUSINDEX’

Indian Naval Ships Jyoti, Shivalik and Kamorta are on a port visit to Freemantle, Australia from 13 June to 17 June 2017. AUSINDEX-17, a bilateral...

Anti-Tank Guided Missile Nag Tested

The Anti-Tank Guided Missile Nag was successfully flight tested in the desert ranges of Rajasthan. The Fire and Forget 3rd generation ATGM Nag is incorporated...

Two Indian Naval Ships Decommissioned

Indian Naval Ships (INS) Karwar and Kakinada were decommissioned recently. INS Karwar (M67) was the first of the Natya class minesweepers acquired from the erstwhile...

Newly Built Aeronautical Test Range of DRDO Inaugurated

The Defence Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated the newly built Aeronautical Test Range (ATR) of the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) at Chitradurga in...

Indo-Thailand Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Exercise

Indo-Thailand Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Table Top Exercise 2017 is in progress at Chiang Mai, Thailand between the Indian Air Force and...

Seventh Pay Commission for Military Notified

The union government has notified the Seventh Pay Commission for serving military personnel. Three issues raised by the services were approved which include increasing the...

China Launches New Naval Aircraft Carrier

China has launched its new aircraft carrier. The carrier, called Type 001-A was transferred from dry dock into the water at the Dalian shipyard of the...

Exercise ‘SIMBEX-17’ Conducted

As part of "SIMBEX-17’, a bilateral Naval Exercise between Navies of Singapore and India, lndian Naval Ships Shivalik, Sahyadri, Jyoti and Kamorta and one...

Exercise ‘Karavali Karunya’ Conducted

The Annual Joint Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise involving multiple agencies and being conducted by Indian Navy’s Western Nava Command conducted at...

India Gets M 777 A-2 Weapon System

Two M 777 A-2 (Indian) ULH arrived for preparation of firing tables. During this event, the guns will fire 155 mm indigenous ammunition. The...

“Balikatan” Military Exercise Conducted

Balikatan is the name for the annual military exercises between the Philippines and the United States. It is a Tagalog word meaning "shoulder-to-shoulder". The “Balikatan”...

Four-Nation Military Drills in News

Four nation military drills involving U.S., British, French and Japanese troops were held around Guam and Tinian islands, U.S. islands that are about 1,500 miles...

Indian Naval Ships Deployed in South East Asia

In pursuance of India’s ‘Act East Policy’, Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Jyoti are on an overseas deployment to the South East Asia and...

Tejas Test Fires Derby Missile

Tejas, the Light Combat Aircraft today successfully demonstrated an Air-to-Air Beyond Visual Range (BVR) missile firing capability by releasing Derby Air-to-Air BVR missile in...

China Tests Intermediate Range Missile

Chinese military successfully test-fired a new type of missile into waters near the Korean Peninsula. The test took place recently in the Bohai Gulf...

Mobile App for Grievances of CAPF Personnel

The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh launched the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Mobile Application for grievance redressal of the Central Armed Police Forces...

India – Indonesia Coordinated Patrol Exercise

The Indonesian Navy and the Indian Navy have been participating in coordinated patrol (CORPAT) twice a year since 2002 to keep this vital part...

Advanced BRAHMOS Block-III Land Attack Cruise Missile System

South Western Command’s Corps ‘Strike One’ successfully carried out the firing of the advanced BRAHMOS Block III land attack cruise missile system in the...

Military Exercise ‘Sagarmatha Friendship’

The first Nepal-China joint military exercise 'Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ concluded in Kathmandu. The ‘Sagarmatha’ is the Nepalese name of Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak. This ten-day...

Agni-III Ballistic Missile Test Fired

India successfully carried out a fresh user trial of 3,000 kilometre range Agni-III ballistic missile from Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha coast. The test was...

SAARC Centre and ICRISAT Ink Pact

MoU has been signed between the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation - SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC) and International Crops Research Institute for the...

IOCL and Bangladesh Sign MOU

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) and the Roads and Highways Department of Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Dhaka. The MoU enables IOCL to...

Seven Nations Break Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

The Middle East was plunged into the biggest diplomatic crisis in years after seven countries cut relations with Qatar, accusing it of supporting extremism. Saudi...

World Innovation Index: Switzerland Tops

According to a new United Nations report, 'Innovation is a key development tool that could boost economies and provide a way out of the...