Defence Update Blog

India needs an upgraded, two-front Air Force

The recent standoff between the Indian and Chinese Armies at Doklam reinforced India’s need to develop and maintain the capability of fighting a two-front war. The two fronts, of course, being China and Pakistan,...

K-5 SLBM: India’s Next Big thing?

K-5 is a nuclear capable submarine-launched ballistic missile reportedly being developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for the Indian strategic forces’ underwater platforms.It will arm the future variants of Arihant class submarines...

The more China pushes, the closer India US and Japan get

India and the US are understood to have increased their strategic cooperation and coordination following reports of fresh deployment of People’s Liberation Army troopers near Doklam and their incursion into Bhutan. The Trump administration...