Indian Defence Update Blog

China And India: Are War Clouds Gathering Over Doklam Again?

Vinayak Bhat has been working hard these past months. The retired Indian colonel’s assiduous analysis of satellite images of Himalaya’s Doklam plateau has shredded the veil of peace laboriously woven by India and China since they pulled...

NAL confident of desi Civil Aircraft project taking off

On Wednesday, Saras, the Light Transport Aircraft (LTA) developed by the National Aeronautics Laboratories (NAL) completed a successful 40-minute flight, bringing back hopes of a revival, even as no funding has been committed so...

Will India And Asean Counterbalance China?

As China continues its inexorable rise, global strategists are increasingly looking – anxiously – to India. Why? Many are hoping that India, with its huge population and roaring gross domestic product (GDP) growth, is...

Modi’s show of force aimed at China : British Media

Narendra Modi used yesterday’s Republic Day parade to stage a diplomatic and military show of force aimed at China. Foreign guests sitting with the prime minister to watch the array of military hardware, elaborate...