Author: Shephard Media

India’s budget shortfall is thwarting modernisation

India’s defence budget for April 2019-March 2020 presented by the re-elected government has fallen short of expectations, with planned

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UK and India deepen defence industrial ties

The UK and India have signed a new agreement to strengthen defence and security ties between the two nations

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Bulletproof jackets create uproar in India

Having won a $166 million bid for the Indian Army’s 186,138 bulletproof jackets, SMPP’s executive director Ashish Kansal told

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​HAL’S RUAV for Indian services

A long-term requirement for rotary unmanned aerial vehicles for the Indian military is now being addressed by government-owned defence manufacturer

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Aero India 2019: HAL silent on NUH developments

Although the Indian MoD launching an expression of interest for a JV on the purchase of 111 Naval Utility

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GSL to construct additional Project 1135.6 ships

Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) has received a contract for the construction of two additional Project 1135.6 follow-on ships for

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ADECS 2019: A ‘dragon’ is tilting the Indo-Pacific’s naval balance of power

At this year’s ADECS 2019 conference in Singapore, there were few delegates willing to address the South China Sea

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Indian Navy completes MCGC Huravee refit

The Indian Navy has delivered MCGS Huravee to the Maldivian Coast Guard following its refit at Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam, Andhra

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India Produces Hugely Expensive Light Fighter In Just 35 Years

Lockheed Martin’s F-35 fighter has for years made headlines for its high cost, but there is in fact another

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S-400 – India Caught Between The Devil And Deep Blue Sea

India has started final cost negotiations for acquisition of S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems, Shephard has learned. The final deal is expected

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