• India, US to sign defence framework pact today

    US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter will sign a fresh 10-year defence framework agreement with India on Wednesday, entailing joint development and manufacture of defence equipment and technology that is expected to help take strategic ties to new heights.

  • NASA to test supersonic parachutes in flying saucer launch

    The US space agency plans to try out the largest parachute ever deployed during a flying saucer launch that will test new technologies for landing on Mars.

  • India, Sweden to restart strategic dialogue; sign agreements

    The two countries have signed several agreements to boost ties and decided to restart the bilateral strategic dialogue besides finding ways for investment by the Nordic country in India's defence sector under the ambitious 'Make in India' initiative.

  • Will buy only 36 Rafales, no need for 126: Defence Minister

    India has decided to buy only 36 Rafale fighter jets, scrapping the earlier plan to acquire 126 of the French aircraft on the grounds of huge cost.


India's space voyage to continue with ASTROSAT mission

India's space voyage to continue with ASTROSAT mission After the success of Mission Mars, ISRO now heads to launch ASTROSAT - a dedicated space telescope to study distant stars, galaxies, black holes and other cosmic objects in the sky.

Victory Day in Russia


MMRCA dead. Long live French Rafale!

MMRCA stalemate: Who wins, who loses?