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Defence

India-Vietnam defense ties on upswing as both eye China

The INS Shakti, a fleet replenishment tanker of the Indian Navy, is seen docked in Singapore during a 2018 visit. New Delhi has inked...

US hypersonic test fails ringing China, Russia alarm bells

A General Atomics Hypersonic Glide Body Prototype Development. Image: General Atomics In the latest blow to the US’ falterin...

The West has a chance to wean India off Russian weaponry

Joint weapons production between India and the West has a long and chequered history. Consider the Tejas fighter jet, whose develo...

US building its most advanced nuclear ballistic sub

The old-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson transits the Hood Canal as it returns home to Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor...

China launches third aircraft carrier as tensions rise wit...

China on Friday launched its third aircraft carrier, the first designed and built entirely in the country, marking a major military adv...

India dangling Akash missiles before Vietnam

The Akash supersonic cruise missile on parade in New Delhi. Vietnam may soon procure the weapon with an eye on China. Photo: Wikipedi...

'Japan wants to supply radar and other military hardware t...

Japanese ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki has said that a Japanese company visited Japan, following interest shown by...

Deal for desi Astra Mk 1 sealed, India set to test next-ge...

The 'Astra' beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile developed by DRDO | Photo: Commons New Delhi: With an aim to end decades o...

Shah’s right, India lacks formal defence policy. Past govt...

File photo of Amit Shah | AmitShah/Twitter Was Home Minister Amit Shah right when he said recently that India’...

Japan to enable fighter jet and missile exports to 12 nati...

Japan plans to ease regulations so it can export arms like F-2 fighter jets, which were jointly developed with the U.S., to certain c...

What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coaliti...

Naval helicopters | Representational image | indiannavy.nic.in New Delhi: India joined the US-backed Combined Military F...

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showc...

Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo cr...

How can India fulfil its defence requirements in a post-Uk...

As summer sets in Leh and Kargil, the two areas have yet again risen to prominence. The work on Zojila tunnel in the west is in focus w...

Turkey delivers third MILGEM-class corvette to Pakistan

Turkiye will provide all support needed to strengthen Pakistan’s military infrastructure, the nation’s president said on Fr...

Is India not going to buy Russian arms anymore?

India is looking to domestic firms and eastern European nations for military gear and ammunition, as the world’s biggest buyer of...

China developing heat-seeking hypersonic missiles

A Chinese PL-10 air-to-air missile showing its heat-seeking head. Photo: Chinese Military Review Chinese scientists are developing...

Satellite reveals China’s new nuclear attack sub

A Chinese Type 093 nuclear attack submarine. Photo: WikiCommons China may have built a new class of nuclear-powered attack su...

Japan spreading its military wings far and wide

The Izumo, a helicopter destroyer being converted into an aircraft carrier, is the lead ship of the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force...

China’s next-generation nuclear carrier floating into view

Concept art of China's conventionally-powered EMALS equipped Type 003 aircraft carrier. Photo: Twitter China appears to be prepari...

China intends to keep ‘boundary issue’ alive with India, s...

Army Chief, General Manoj Pande | By special arrangement New Delhi: Making it clear that the main conflict between India and...

India 3rd largest military spender, 50% defence exports go...

Representational image | A Tejas defence aircraft | Wikimedia Commons New Delhi: India’s military spending in 2021...