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  • Military might on display on India's 66th Republic Day:-The Mobile Autonomous Launcher of BRAHMOS missile system, three dimensional tactical control radar, satellite on the move communication platform and rapidly deployable satellite were on display during the Republic Day....
  • Indian Naval fighters make presence in R-day parade:-After a gap of three decades, Indian Navy's fighters participated in the Republic Day parade here on Monday as Russia-made MiG-29K aircraft flew past Rajpath where US President Barack Obama was the Chief Guest. The force also showcased before Obama its P-81 maritime patrol aircraft which was recently acquired from the US....
  • Pak army chief holds talks with China's military top brass:-Amid India-US bonhomie, Pakistan Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif on Sunday met China's military top brass here with the two sides agreeing to enhance long-term bilateral defence collaboration, intelligence sharing and counter-terrorism cooperation....
  • Maj Varadarajan, Naik Singh awarded Ashok Chakra:-Major Mukund Varadarajan and Naik Neeraj Kumar Singh, the two army personnel who laid down their lives combating militants in Kashmir Valley, were on Monday awarded posthumously the highest peacetime military honour, the Ashok Chakra, by President Pranab Mukherjee....
  • Military might on display on India's 66th Republic Day

    The Mobile Autonomous Launcher of BRAHMOS missile system, three dimensional tactical control radar, satellite on the move communication platform and rapidly deployable satellite were on display during the Republic Day.

  • All-women contingent march down Rajpath on R-Day

    For the first time in the history of India's Republic Day, women empowerment in the armed forces was showcased as an all-women contingent from the three forces- Army, Air Force and Navy- marched down the majestic Rajpath.

  • India, US defence trade to grow in leaps and bounds

    With India and the US all set to renew their defence framework agreement for another 10 years, defence trade between the two nations is likely to grow in leaps and bounds, US experts have said.

  • Canister-based Agni-V likely to be test fired on January 31

    The first canister-based trial of the 5,000 km-plus nuclear capable Agni-V long range ballistic missile is likely to take place on January 31.

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