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Indian Coast Guards Praised For Keeping Sea Safe

The Indian Navy and Coast Guard are doing an extraordinary job to keep the sea lanes safe, the Indian envoy here has said as he praised them for protecting offshore assets, handling distress fishermen and even protecting endangered species of turtles.Giving assessment of the ever challenging task of coast guard …

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Russia to Upgrade Su-30SM Fighter Jets in 2018

Russia will begin upgrading its fleet of Su-30SM fighter jets this yearby Franz-Stefan GadyThe Russian Defense Ministry (MoD) will begin upgrading its fleet of Sukhoi Su-30SM multirole fighter jets, classified by the Russian Air Force as 4++ generation fighter aircraft, in 2018, according to Russian Deputy Minister of Defense Yury …

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PAK SCAN: Drum Beaters of War

The war hysteria flamed by the Indian government after the attack on its soldiers last Saturday in Indian held Kashmir is sheer stupidity. Recent reckless and irresponsible statement comes from Indian Defence Minister Narmila Sitharam. Ms. Sitharam’s account includes some very immature words like “Pakistan will have to pay for …

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Myanmar, Militias Ink Peace Pact With India As Witness

The signing of the ceasefire agreement was witnessed by Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi (Centre) who said that armed conflicts have hampered Myanmar’s developmentNEW DELHI: As a sign of its support to the ongoing peace process in Myanmar, India was among the countries which attended as international witnesses …

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IAF’s Mid-Air Refuelling Fleet Takes A Hit

The Indian Air Force’s mid-air refuelling capabilities will take a hit next year when its Russia-procured Ilyushin-78 tankers go for an overhaul, leaving the air force with little option as two attempts to buy new tankers have failed.The IAF operates a modest fleet of six IL-78 aircraft bought from Russia …

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China Shot Down Another Missile In Space

KT Series China Anti-ballistic Anti-satellite ASAT ABM Missileby Peter Warren SingerOn February 5, during the Chinese mid-course ABM test, the interceptor hit the target missile in space. Pictured here: the exhaust plumes from the DN-3 rocket motor, suspended in the stratosphere for a spectacular show in the morning light.On February …

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Terrorists Keep Pot Boiling In J&K

Security situation remained tense in Jammu & Kashmir on Tuesday even as security forces shot dead two holed-up terrorists to end the 28-hour gun battle at Karan Nagar in summer capital Srinagar. At the same time, security forces launched a massive search operation after Army personnel foiled a suspected terrorist …

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