Taiwan launches first-ever Submarine project to take on the Chinese Navy; Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen launched the island’s first ever home-grown submarine project Tuesday in the face of what the government says are growing military threats from China
India imported weapons worth $12.4 bn in the last 3 years; A total of Rs 82,496 crore was spent on buying military hardware and weapon systems from foreign vendors in the last three financial years.
Don’t ‘Meddle’ in Nepal, Sri Lanka, China media warns India; The Chinese media has threatened to “fight back” any Indian attempt to meddle with China’s attempts to enter into military collaboration with Nepal and Sri Lanka.
Export Contract for Brahmos Missiles could be signed before year-end 2017; The first export contract for the supplies of the BrahMos cruise missiles to a foreign customer can be signed before the end of this year, Alexander Maksichev, a spokesman for the Russian-Indian company Brahmos Aerospace, informed TASS
India rejects Pakistan media claims of halting Miyar Dam project following Pak’s objection; The Indian government on Tuesday denied
Pakistani media claims that stated that New Delhi has accepted Islamabad’s reservations on the ongoing dispute on Miyar Dam during the second and last day of the Indus Water Commission in Islamabad.
India puts Trade Sanctions on North Korea over repeated Missile Tests; In a recent move, India has prohibited the exports and imports
on several products, including defence related goods, aviation fuel and coal, relating to North Korea.
Amazon India’s head Amit Agarwal said the e-commerce company wants to become a platform for anyone trying to find anything on the web.
A number of Russian defence firms has broadly agreed to facilitate speedy repair and overhaul of Russian-origin military platforms in
India and manufacture their spare parts through joint venture and technology transfer with Indian companies
The Indian Army is in the process of procuring multi-functional radio sets known as “Software Defined Radio (SDR),” which will
increase the versatility and flexibility of communication and provide a safe and secure communication network to the soldiers, a top
defence source told TOI.
India has agreed to halt the progress on the Miyar hydroelectricity project’s design after objections by Pakistan, a media report here