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Indian Navy fires surface-to-air missile from INS Vikramaditya

Indian Navy fires surface-to-air missile from INS Vikramaditya

HIGHLIGHTS The Indian Navy this week successfully conducted the maiden trial firing of newly installed surface-to-air missile (SAM) system from its aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. During the firing carried out in the Arabian Sea,...

Bangladesh joins India’s South Asia Satellite program

Bangladesh has signed an agreement with India to officially join the latter’s initiative of South Asia Satellite. Shahjahan Mahmood, Chairman of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) and Harsh Vardhan Shringla, High Commissioner of India...

Bangladesh-India defence coop framework finalised

Bangladesh and India are to sign a five-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) to formalise defence cooperation between the two countries, officials concerned confirmed. The draft of MoU includes cooperation in the defence industry and...