Indian Defence News Blog

India’s Arjun Tank Took Decades to Make. Why?

In the mid-1970s, India began development on a totally new, advanced main battle tank that would satisfy the needs of the country’s Armoured Corps. An impressive combination of firepower, armour protection and mobility, the...

What is BrahMos Missile’s latest upgrade?

Last week, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) carried out two successful tests of the latest variant of the BrahMos missile, one from the land platform and the other from air. BrahMos, developed...

Why Mission Shakti may start a space tiff

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address on March 27, 2019 began with the declaration that India had “established itself as a global space power.” This statement was premised on the notion that an anti-satellite (ASAT)...