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