Defence Update Blog

How did Israel help India during the 1999 Kargil War?

India had maintained closer ties with Israel when R.N Kao was heading RAW since 70’s. Since both countries was facing Terrorism issues, Kao had approached Israel in providing intelligence and thus started Indo-Israel brotherhood!...

India, China have great potential: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday said India and China have “great potential” and they could work together at a “practical level”. “I think, a great potential… India and China combined are...

Modi vs Manmohan: What’s the Rafale cost difference?

Underlining the Bharatiya Janata Party’s unease at the Congress party’s allegations of wrongdoing by the National Democratic Alliance government in the Rs 58,000 crore (Rs 580 billion) purchase last year of 36 Rafale fighters from the...