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military spending

‘China a threat to the world, building military rapidly’: Donald Trump

China hiked its military spending by 7pc to USD 152 billion aimed at countering US push into disputed South China Sea.

21 Sep 2019 4:10 PM

Modest rise in Indian military spending likely, modernisation on hold

Government allocated 4.31 trillion rupees (USD 62.27 billion) for defence, a 6.6 per cent rise over the previous year.

04 Jul 2019 10:03 AM

India beats UK, becomes 5th largest defence spender in 2017: report

The report notes that while India continues to modernise its military capabilities, China remains far ahead at USD 150.5 billion.

15 Feb 2018 3:23 PM