After the initial order for building 36 interceptor boats for the Indian Coast Guard, L&T is executing additional orders for 18 more boats, totaling 54 orders for construction of a series of high-speed Interceptor Boats (IBs) for the Indian Coast Guard.
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In this third of the series on Three Warfares by China, it is intended to discuss the Media warfare in this edition. Media warfare, also known as the Public Opinion Warfare, is aimed at moulding the public opinion in favour of the objective decided by China. Media warfare is also referred to as Mediafare by some analysts.
Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre told the Lok Sabha on November 18 that there have been as many as 167 ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LC) and International Border (IB) under operational control of Army (till 14th November) and another 210 Ceasefire Violations along International Border (IB) under operational control of BSF (till 1st November).
Government monitors all developments which have a bearing on national security and takes all necessary measures to safeguard the nation’s security. Indian Army has also been conducting similar exercises with Russia, Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre said in the Parliament on Thursday.
Even as several parts of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), Tejas are of foreign origin, all out efforts are being made to reduce dependence on procurement of parts from foreign companies. To further reduce dependence on foreign companies, the MoS for Defence said that out of the 134 imported LRUs, the indigenisation of 42 units is under progress. Also efforts are being made by way of indigenization with the objective to reduce the import content progressively.
With continuing and increasing infiltration by terrorists across Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir becoming a matter of serious concern to Government, the Indian Army conducted surgical strikes on 29th September, 2016 at several of these launch pads to pre-empt infiltration by terrorists, Minister of State for Defence Dr Subhash Bhamre informed the Lok Sabha on November 18, 2016.
The information on total loss incurred by Army along with the compensation paid to the deceased / injured personnel is being collected and will be laid on the Table of the House, Minister of State for Defence Dr Subhash Bhamre told the Lok Sabha on November 18. “The investigation is not complete. National Investigation Agency is conducting an investigation into the incident,” the minister said.
Boosting underwater surveillance capability of the Indian Navy, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar handed over four indigenously developed naval systems viz. ABHAY, HUMSA UG, NACS and AIDSS to the the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba on November 18.
India on Friday rubbished tall claims staged by Pakistan that it had detected and pushed back and Indian submarine from entering its territorial waters. “The statement by Pakistan’s Navy is a blatant lie. None of our boats are in that area. Indian Navy categorically denies the statement,” said Indian Navy spokesperson