Author: The Economic Times

US Congress seeks major defence partner recognition for India

A powerful US Congressional conference committee has asked the Defence Secretary and the Secretary of State to take steps

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India inks Rs 5,000 crore deal with US for 145 M777 howitzers

The deal for 145 American ultra-light howitzers, costing about Rs 5,000 crore was recently cleared by the Cabinet Committee

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Three army officers die in Cheetah chopper crash

Three army officers died when a Cheetah helicopter crashed inside the Sukna military base in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district

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Samba attack: Terrorists used tunnel to infiltrate into India, says BSF DG KK Sharma

The Border Security Force (BSF) today said it found a cross-border tunnel along the International Border (IB) in Samba,

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French boost to jet engine plan, Kaveri project being revived

India’s quest to develop its own fighter jet engine got a leg up after a $2-million consultancy agreement was

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Tamil Nadu setting up defence gear production hub, including for tanks

Tamil Nadu has begun work to set up a defence related component manufacturing cluster aimed at primarily supplying to

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Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba leaves on a 4-day visit to Myanmar

Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba today left on a four-day visit to Myanmar during which he will hold talks

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Lt Gen Devraj Anbu new chief of Northern Command

Lt Gen Devraj Anbu was today appointed as new chief of strategically important Northern Command in place of Lt

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Would gouge out enemy’s eyes if provoked: Manohar Parrikar

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said India did not seek war, but would "gouge out eyes" of the

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Three days ago, Pakistan pleaded with us to stop retaliation: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the firing from across the border had stopped in the last two days

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