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INS Kochi test firing BRAHMOS Supersonic Cruise MissileA close look at what the strategic partnership model means, and the debate around its pros and cons.When Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar announced the new Defence Procurement Procedure, 2016, earlier this month, he clarified that the chapters on strategic partners in defence...
Lance Naik Mohan Nath Goswami, who killed 10 guerrillas in 11 days before attaining martyrdom, was posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra -- the country’s highest peacetime gallantry award -- by President Pranab Mukhejree on Tuesday.The soldier of the army’s elite special forces made the supreme sacrifice while fighting the terrorists...
Defence Ministry sources indicated that the government machinery worked against time to complete the much-expected Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) two weeks agoWhile Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande have indicated that financial aspects of the Rafale deal are still work in progress, what has been left unsaid...
Kosuke Morita, the leader of the RIKEN team, smiles as he points to a board displaying the new Atomic Element 113by Dibyendu Sekhar KumarPeriodic Table's Seventh Row Finally Filled as Four New Elements which were Added in 2015Discovery:Discovery of four super-heavy chemical elements by scientists in Russia, America and Japan...
A Hawsea Hawk Landing on INS VikrantMumbai: Nearly 15 months after it was scrapped and faded into history, India's first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant came alive today in the form of a permanent memorial in Mumbai on the eve of India's 67th Republic Day.The memorial was unveiled by...
Sri Lanka President Sirisena visits INS Vikramaditya in ColomboJan 25, Colombo: Sri Lanka Navy and the visiting Indian naval ships engaged in a joint naval exercise in the seas off Colombo yesterday, the Sri Lankan Navy said.On completion of their four-day visit, the Indian naval aircraft carrier "INS Vikramaditya"...
With online influence of ISIS rearing its head here, Indias biggest national security threat may have changed. We may just have a new No 1 EnemyFor the first time in the past nine years, security forces killed more Naxals in 2015 than the personnel they lost in operations against...
Boeing, which has taken a total of $1.3 billion in pre-tax charges on the program to date, had hoped to carry out the first refueling flight last yearWASHINGTON: Boeing Co and air crews from the US Air Force completed the first refueling flight of the KC-46A Pegasus aerial tanker...
The refugee crisis is creating mayhem in Europe, with thousands of civilians seeking asylum, diplomacy is seen at its worst form. The term “Refugee” became widely popular after April 2015 when boats carrying thousands of refugees headed towards Europe sank in the Mediterranean Sea, which resulted in a devastating...
“You can change friends, but not neighbors”This quote by the former Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee is an apt reminder of the phases of turbulent relationship India has shared with her neighbors. Clearly, Pakistan was in his mind when he made this statement.Year 2015 was greeted by...