Indian Defence Update Blog

India parades latest MRSAM Surface-to-Air Missile System

The Indian military displayed a Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM) for the first time during its annual Republic Day parade on 26 January. India displayed its latest surface-to-air missile system, called the MRSAM, in a...

India is Building a Deadly Force of Nuclear-Missile Submarines

India is Building a Deadly Force of Nuclear-Missile Submarines On November 4, 2018, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi announced that the Arihant, the Indian Navy’s first domestically-built nuclear-powered submarine, completed her first deterrence patrol....

India’s soft power is very effective in Afghanistan

US President Donald Trump recently mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has promoted soft power policies in Afghanistan that benefit India and the US, about building a “library” and not doing enough to help...