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Soldiers’ boots, jerseys bought at higher prices

Defence ministry report calls for steps to check spiralling losses.

28 Jan 2017 3:43 AM

Army reels under acute shortage of quality guns

There are several complaints against the 5.56mm Insas that was introduced as the basic soldier’s hand weapon in 1990.

22 Jan 2017 4:19 AM

Army may re-look at ‘sahayak’ system

A British legacy, the sahayak system was originally set up to maintain and keep in order weapons.

17 Jan 2017 1:36 AM

India successfully tests first smart anti-airfield bomb

Two other countries the US and Israel are reported to be attempting to develop these weapons.

25 Dec 2016 2:29 AM

Government clears key defence plans

Boost to indigenisation as purchase of Rs 1,265 crore warfare systems cleared.

24 Dec 2016 5:21 AM


Has General Praveen Bakshi offered to quit? Speculation rife

The BJP said issues related to the defence forces should not be politicised.

22 Dec 2016 12:39 AM

51 soldiers dead in 80 days post-surgical strikes

Till date, 6,275 personnel have been killed in terrorist violence in J&K in the last 28 years.

19 Dec 2016 7:19 AM

Anti-terror ops experience decided Army Chief pick?

Lieutenant General Rawat headed 19 Division in J&K.

19 Dec 2016 1:29 AM

‘Congress has dug its own grave by making it an issue against the locals’

The Congress now realises that they have made a mistake, says Kiren Rijiju.

18 Dec 2016 2:10 AM

Govt picks new Army, IAF Chiefs; heads of IB and RAW

For second time in Army’s history, seniority principle not followed.

18 Dec 2016 1:47 AM


Age Exclusive: How India lost 6 years on T-90 tanks

The poor rate of production and delivery has forced the Army and the defence ministry to rely on import of T-90 tanks from Russia.

11 Dec 2016 12:56 AM

Now, India to make Carl-Gustaf guns

The pact was signed with Sweden’s defence and security major, Saab.

10 Dec 2016 5:04 AM

India, US to be ‘major defence partners’ soon

This was the seventh meeting between Mr Carter and Mr Parrikar, who appear to enjoy a good personal chemistry.

09 Dec 2016 1:52 AM

INS Betwa will be salvaged, battle ready by 2018: Indian Navy

Teams of professional salvers have reached the accident site to assess the damage with more teams expected to arrive.

07 Dec 2016 6:39 AM

CAG begins Delhi-Noida-Delhi audit, to file report in four weeks

The SC had earlier refused to stay an Allahabad high court order ending toll collection on the DND.

05 Dec 2016 3:37 AM


Navy pink slip for Tejas: Not up to the mark

India plans to deploy the country’s first indigenous aircraft carrier in December 2018.

04 Dec 2016 2:13 AM

India to buy 145 ultra-light howitzers from US for Rs 5,100 crore

According to the deal, the first two howitzers will come within six months.

01 Dec 2016 2:25 AM

Yoga new ‘weapon’ in Russian armoury

Red Army to go for yogic exercises to cure the ill, injured.

29 Nov 2016 2:13 AM

‘It’s in Pak’s interest to keep eastern front with India quiet’

The India-Pakistan relationship has touched a new low, says Gurmeet Kanwal.

28 Nov 2016 4:00 AM

Government moves in to plug note ban’s Northeast loophole

The Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh governments had already issued advisories warning locals not to deposit cash on behalf of others.

27 Nov 2016 2:20 AM