We aim for ‘Make for World’ along with ‘Make in India’: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

We aim for ‘Make for World’ along with ‘Make in India’: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Prime Minister Modi said ‘Since the last many years, India is known as the biggest importer in the defence sector. We are making efforts to erase this identity and to become ‘Atmanirbhar’ in the sector and the steps have been initiated in that direction.’ The ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Defence Industry Outreach Webinar’ had been […]

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Ex-military officials, analysts believe Russia’s commercial ships could be targeted if it attacked Europe

Ex-military officials, analysts believe Russia’s commercial ships could be targeted if it attacked Europe

Washington/Moscow: Former US military officials and analysts have claimed that if Russia attacked the European countries, the United States could turn the tables on Russia by targeting its freight carrier ships all around the globe. The military movements of Russia and the European countries have increased in the Arctic region, and indications of a new […]

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Chinese change their stance after being warned by the Indian Chief Defence Staff

Chinese change their stance after being warned by the Indian Chief Defence Staff

New Delhi: – Indian Chief of Defence Staff had warned that the military option was open to India, in case the talks regarding the border dispute fell through. Thereafter, China has adopted a softer stand. Sun Weidong, Chinese Ambassador to India, reacted that the conflict in the Galwan Valley between the Indian and Chinese soldiers was an […]

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South Korea announces $250 billion defence plan to build an aircraft carrier

South Korea announces $250 billion defence plan to build an aircraft carrier

Seoul: South Korea has announced a ‘Defence Plan’ worth $250 billion including an indigenously built aircraft carrier, against the background of nuclear capabilities of North Korea and the increasing Chinese marine ambitions. In this plan prepared for the period 2021 to 2025, it is recommended to increase the defence expenditure by 6% every year. A […]

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Indian Defence Ministry approves purchase of defence equipment worth ₹8,722 crore

Indian Defence Ministry approves purchase of defence equipment worth ₹8,722 crore

New Delhi: The defence ministry approved the proposals for the purchase of defence equipment, worth ₹87.22 billion. Defence Minister Raj Nath Singh recently announced that import of 101 items in the defence equipment list, will be banned to promote domestic manufacture. Most of the proposals for defence equipment purchase, approved by the Defence Acquisition Council […]

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US increasing military deployment in Europe to counter Russia, claims Defense Secretary Mark Esper

US increasing military deployment in Europe to counter Russia, claims Defense Secretary Mark Esper

Washington: US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper claimed that the United States is deploying its military in the eastern European countries adjoining the Russian border. These steps are being taken to stop Russia. Last month, the United States had announced that the military deployment will be reduced from Germany and will be moved to other […]

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India to ban import of 101 defence equipment, announces Defence Minister  

India to ban import of 101 defence equipment, announces Defence Minister  

New Delhi: – Import of 101 items in the defence equipment list from rifles to artillery guns will be banned. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced that a decision has been taken to manufacture these items indigenously and become ‘Atmanirbhar’ (Self Reliant).    Atmanirbhar campaign has been started even in the defence sector. Accordingly, the defence ministry has […]

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