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Sri Lanka to offer India Port Development to balance out China

Sri Lanka to offer India Port Development to balance out China

Sri Lanka may find it difficult to wriggle out of China’s clutches because of the massive debt it owes to Beijing but to balance things out, it is now set to allow India to jointly develop the Trincomalee port in northeastern part of the country.

This retired army man cycled across all 29 Indian states for a beautiful reason

This retired army man cycled across all 29 Indian states for a beautiful reason

This veteran had been on cycling tours earlier. This time around, the reason for it was beyond special.

China’s Xi Jinping asks new People’s Liberation Army units to get ready for combat, modern warfare

China’s Xi Jinping asks new People’s Liberation Army units to get ready for combat, modern warfare

China’s President Xi Jinping has asked the PLA’s newly-formed 84 large military units to prepare themselves for combat and give priority to building “new-type” fighting capabilities in electronic, information and space warfare.

Indian Navy readies Plan B for buying submarines if Manohar Parrikar’s model fails

Indian Navy readies Plan B for buying submarines if Manohar Parrikar’s model fails

Faced with a critical shortage of underwater assets, the Navy is looking at alternate options to obtain more submarines at a fast pace in case plans to involve the private sector as strategic partners to manufacture vessels in India falters.

‘Mother of All Bombs’ (MOAB): The 21,600 pound bomb and everything you want to know about it

‘Mother of All Bombs’ (MOAB): The 21,600 pound bomb and everything you want to know about it

To deny “operational space” to the ISIS, the US dropped its biggest non-nuclear bomb, GBU-43, on a series of caves in eastern Afghanistan used by the terrorist organisation.

Britain wants to take part in ‘Make in India’: UK defence secretary

Britain wants to take part in ‘Make in India’: UK defence secretary

Defence secretary Michael Fallon, the fourth top UK minister to visit India after PM Theresa May came last November, tells Rajat Pandit that Britain wants to jointly produce futuristic weapon systems under the ‘Make in India’ framework

What is the GBU-43 bomb, nicknamed the ‘mother of all bombs’, that US dropped on Afghanistan?

What is the GBU-43 bomb, nicknamed the ‘mother of all bombs’, that US dropped on Afghanistan?

Commonly known as the Mother of all Bombs, the GBU-43 or the Massive OrdinanceAir Blast, is a large yield non-nuclear bomb. It had been developed by Air Force Research Laboratory’s Albert L. Weimorts for the United States Military.

Top 10 points on defence talks between India and UK; focus on Make in India, military engagement

Top 10 points on defence talks between India and UK; focus on Make in India, military engagement

The UK Secretary of State for Defence Sir Michael Fallon is on a four-day visit to India, which began from April 11. The India-UK delegation level talks were held here today.

India, UK agrees to enhance defence ties

India, UK agrees to enhance defence ties

India and the UK will endeavour to build a range of capability partnerships focusing on varied aspects of military effectiveness such as specialised training interactions and exchange of best practices in the following areas

In Israel trip, push beyond defence

In Israel trip, push beyond defence

For years, defence ties were the only visible pillar of India’s relationship with Israel. Now, the two countries want to ensure the first ever visit by an Indian Prime Minister to Israel isn’t shadowed by that pillar alone.