Indian Defence Update Blog

India-China détente: Modi gave much, got little from Xi

The first foreign dignitary Sushma Swaraj hosted after taking over as external affairs minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government in May 2014 was Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. Swaraj delivered a strong message...

Indian Navy may pick up Karakurt corvettes from Russia

Guided missile corvettes from Russia might soon make their way to India, with Russia looking to export its Project 22800 corvettes, code-named ‘Karakurt’, armed with the Kaliber missiles, to countries in the Asia-Pacific region....