Indian Defence Update Blog

Not made in India:- Defence Manufacturing

Admiral Arun Prakash writes that “continuing dependence on foreign arms, coupled with a dysfunctional acquisition process, is eroding the combat readiness of India’s armed forces” India’s acute dependence on imported arms and ammunition, 60-70...

America’s F-16 Fighter: Made in India?

President Trump wants to bring manufacturing back to American shores.But that doesn’t include the components of one of America’s prime fighter jets. The F-16 Block 70 , the most advanced version of the Fighting...

Pakistan denies opening Afghan trade route for India

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday refuted the news that Pakistan has expressed its readiness to talk on restoration of India-Afghanistan trade route using Pakistan’s land. “Pakistan has not agreed to consider Afghanistan-India...