On the way to the modernisation of Indian naval power

On the way to the modernisation of Indian naval power

India is determined to modernise its navy to meet the security demands of a vast coastline and the crucial Indian Ocean Region (IOR). Submarine-launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) is to be test-fired in March as part of the modernisation programme of the Indian navy. Primarily, India’s maritime security is focused on China...

Will Tides Turn in Russia’s Favour?

Will Tides Turn in Russia’s Favour?

As the war in Ukraine completes two years, Russia seems emboldened by success in capturing Avdivka and seems to be advancing westwards near Avdiivka, Bakhmut, Donetsk City, Robotyne and Krynky, besides capturing settlement of Pobeda. It is showing intent to unlock the frozen conflict, which was witnessing only standoff...

The Space Frontier

The Space Frontier

There was a perceptible commotion in the US on Valentine’s Day with Mike Turner, Chairman of the US House intelligence committee, urging the White House to declassify intelligence on a serious national-security threat. American media houses said it concerned a Russian space-related nuclear system, not yet deployed,...

Will Tides Turn in Russia’s Favour?

Will Tides Turn in Russia’s Favour?

As the war in Ukraine completes two years, Russia seems emboldened by success in capturing Avdivka and seems to be advancing westwards near Avdiivka, Bakhmut, Donetsk City, Robotyne and Krynky, besides capturing settlement of Pobeda. It is showing intent to unlock the frozen conflict, which was witnessing only standoff...

How much Longer will Pakistan Army Play the Role of Judge and Jury?

How much Longer will Pakistan Army Play the Role of Judge and Jury?

HOW LONG PAKISTAN ARMY ESTABLISHMENT MAINTAIN ITS ‘FARCICAL ELECTION” Can the Pakistan Army Establishment play the role of empire with Imran Khan and his PTI party in opposition? The latest election results (February 15,2024) reveal that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-affiliated independents won 93 seats, the...

Pakistan boosts Telecommunication towers in POJK to aid terrorists

Pakistan boosts Telecommunication towers in POJK to aid terrorists

Recently, reports of an increase in telecom Towers along the Line of Control in Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir have been surfacing. It is believed the increment in the number of towers along the LoC was initiated to perpetuate ISI’s efforts at aiding the Pakistani trained terrorists in their infiltration plans...

On the way to the modernisation of Indian naval power

On the way to the modernisation of Indian naval power

India is determined to modernise its navy to meet the security demands of a vast coastline and the crucial Indian Ocean Region (IOR). Submarine-launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) is to be test-fired in March as part of the modernisation programme of the Indian navy. Primarily, India’s maritime security is focused on China...

The Space Frontier

The Space Frontier

There was a perceptible commotion in the US on Valentine’s Day with Mike Turner, Chairman of the US House intelligence committee, urging the White House to declassify intelligence on a serious national-security threat. American media houses said it concerned a Russian space-related nuclear system, not yet deployed,...

China’s Artificial Intelligence Powered Drones

China’s Artificial Intelligence Powered Drones

In 2019, Global Times published an article on possible use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its drone programme. It was then believed by Chinese military experts that integrating AI with drones to make these as ‘fighter drones’ was possible and that it would allow them to “fly on their own, identify targets and...

India’s War on Terrorism Ecosystem in J&K

India’s War on Terrorism Ecosystem in J&K

There’s a general misapprehension amongst many that terrorism can be effectively eradicated solely by using the ‘fighting fire with fire’ strategy and killing or apprehending terrorists through application of military force. However, while military action is undoubtedly essential to curb terrorist activities, it can...

Remembering Shivaji The Great

Remembering Shivaji The Great

“A few distant centuries ago, on a nondescript day I can barely imagine Upon what craggy hilltop, within a dense sunless forest O sovereign Shivaji Lightning-like, across your forehead, there flashed The thought from above- “With a singular religious thread, this torn up, fragmented Bharata, I shall bind in...

Emerging Focus on Islands in Pacific

Emerging Focus on Islands in Pacific

The 21st century is spoken of as the century of the seas. Globalization of trade and commerce and the increasing liberalisation and interlinking of economies towards the end of the last century and the fact that bulk of trade takes place via maritime routes, has raised the relevance of maritime domain. Dwindling...

Beyond Rotor Blades: Will eVTOL and sVTOL reshape Military Aviation

Beyond Rotor Blades: Will eVTOL and sVTOL reshape Military Aviation

There was a time when people used to say – sky is the limit. Not anymore. The skies of tomorrow promise to be abuzz with new breeds of aircraft, reshaping the landscape of military aviation. While armed forces continue to rely upon conventional aircraft to meet their operational requirements, the point to be noted is...

DEFSEC 2024: Securing Tomorrow: Innovations in Defence & Security

DEFSEC 2024: Securing Tomorrow: Innovations in Defence & Security

DEFSEC 2024, the premier conference dedicated to defense and security, is set to convene on 23rd February at Holiday Inn Aerocity, New Delhi. This highly anticipated event will bring together leading experts, innovators, and policymakers from around the world to explore the latest advancements, challenges, and...

DRDO carries out successful flight trials of High-speed Expendable Aerial Target ‘ABHYAS’

DRDO carries out successful flight trials of High-speed Expendable Aerial Target ‘ABHYAS’

Four flight trials of High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) – ABHYAS were successfully carried out by Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) from the Integrated Test Range, Chandipur in Odisha during January 30 to February 02, 2024. The trials were conducted with four different mission objectives in a...

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A Reasoned And Well Thought Out Approach Towards Fitness In The Army -...

A Reasoned And Well Thought Out Approach Towards Fitness In The Army -...

Backgrounds A recent story in the print media, made a very caustic observation on the physical fitness standards of...

Russia-Ukraine War: What Went Wrong

Russia-Ukraine War: What Went Wrong

It is now over two years since Russia invaded Ukraine and the fighting seems to be no where near an end. The...

Transiting from an Army Physical Training Instructor to Health and Wellness Trainer

Transiting from an Army Physical Training Instructor to Health and Wellness Trainer

Army veterans can play a crucial role in nation-building. Their skills, discipline, leadership experience, and dedication are valuable assets. Veterans often contribute to various sectors such as education, healthcare, infrastructure, and public service. Many veterans also engage in entrepreneurship, bringing their organizational and management skills to the business world. Additionally, they...

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Mechanised Infantry Vehicle Boxer: German Industrial Marriage of Convenience?

Despite the complicated history of the Boxer contract, with the UK initially withdrawing and then returning to it, the partnership with Germany holds various advantages for Boxer production. However, it also entails risks, including export and corruption risks, given Germany’s history with Qatar, and ambiguous position regarding exports to other Gulf States, notably Saudi Arabia.    The UK benefits from German expertise   In 2022, after a...

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DRDO carries out successful flight trial of Autonomous Flying Win

DRDO carries out successful flight trial of Autonomous Flying Wing Technology Demonstrator, in Karnataka...

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Glimpses of 77th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort

Glimpses of the full dress rehearsal of the 77th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort, in New Delhi...

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77th Independence Day

The Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh hoisting the National Flag on the occasion of 77th...

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Commissioning Ceremony of INS Mormugao

The Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh inaugurates of commissioning ceremony of INS Mormugao,...

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Vijay Diwas

The Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh paying homage to the fallen heroes at National War Memorial...

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