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DefExp 2020
  • ISRO's GSAT-30 satellite successfully launched aboard Ariane rocket

    India's "high power" communication satellite GSAT-30, aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications and broadcasting services, has been successfully launched onboard Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in the early hours of Friday.

  • USD 26 bn defence production turnover target by 2025: Defence Minister

    The Government has set a target of achieving a turnover of US$ 26 billion by 2025 in defence production as India cannot remain dependent on arms import forever, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said.

  • Defence Minister to inaugurate induction of Su-30 fighter squadron in Thanjavur

    The induction ceremony would take place on January 20 and the fighters, armed with the formidable BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missiles, would be the most potent platform capable of long reach and multi-role capabilities.

  • India deploys aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in Arabian Sea amid China-Pak naval drill

    India has deployed its aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in the Arabian Sea at a time China and Pakistan are holding a nine-day mega naval exercise in the region, a move seen as New Delhi sending a clear signal to its two neighbours.

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Defence in 2019: Balakot air strikes, CDS and military modernisation

Defence in 2019: Balakot air strikes, CDS and military modernisation India's doctrinal policy shift in combating terror by carrying out the Balakot air strikes inside Pakistan, appointment of a Chief of Defence Staff and hastening work on military modernisation marked a new beginning in 2019 in dealing with complex security challenges.

Water bounty may await India's Moon-bound Chandrayaan-2 mission

Indian Navy at Chinese Fleet Review sends message of bonhomie, peaceful co-existence

US, Russia pioneers of ASAT technology; India too joins club of space super powers

GSAT-7A: India's major strategic asset in space