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Army accepts ‘Mark1-A’ version of Arjun tanks

An upgraded version of the Arjun tank, having better firing and mobility, has been accepted by the Army following month-long validation trials in Rajasthan.The trials were completed in December last and a report has...

China tunnels into India’s idea of Kashmir

India believes that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a major threat to its national security. Not only will China’s military power appear simultaneously in its east, north and west flanks, but Pakistan will...

Pulwama terror attack: Can India respond like Israel?

After every terror attack in India, people want the government to take action against Pakistan the way Israel would in such circumstances. This feeling is further accentuated by the narrative built by mass media...

Air-to-Air missile Astra to be showcased in Aero India

Make-in-India product Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) Astra will be showcased during the Aero India show which is scheduled to take place from February 20 in Bengaluru.It is the first air-to-air missile developed...