Defence Update Blog

India-China war will hit most nations: Chinese media

In the first official meeting between top Indian and Chinese officials since the Doklam stand-off became public, national security adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval met state councillor Yang Jiechi here on Thursday, offering the possibility...

HIGHLIGHTS Considered using nuclear weapons against India after tensions following 2001 Parliament attack, Musharraf tells Japanese daily ‘Decided against doing so out of fear of retaliation,’ Musharraf told ‘Mainichi Shimbun’ Neither India nor Pakistan...

What if there is a war with China?

To subdue the enemy without fighting is the pinnacle of strategy, said Sun Tzu in The Art of War. Centuries later, China’s Xi Jinping hopes to do much the same with India – defeat...

What if there is a war with China?

To subdue the enemy without fighting is the pinnacle of strategy, said Sun Tzu in The Art of War. Centuries later, China’s Xi Jinping hopes to do much the same with India – defeat...

With INS Arihant, India now has a nuclear triad

INS Arihant meaning “Slayer of Enemies” (S-73)) is now lead ship of India’s Arihant class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines.The 6,000-tonne vessel was built under the Advanced Technology Vessel (ATV) project at the Ship...