Indian military to be modernised

As India faces complex security threats, the government has firmed up a mega plan to spend $130 billion to bolster combat capability of the armed forces in the next five to seven years, according to an official document. Continue Reading

Govt clears over Rs 5,000 crore Akash missile project

In a bid to boost to Air Force’s capability to take down enemy fighter aircraft, the government has cleared the procurement of six squadrons of the indigenous Akash air defence missile systems worth Rs 5,000 crore to be deployed on the borders with Pakistan and China. Continue Reading

India loves peace but its armed forces are ready to face any situation: Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind today said though India is a nation that loves peace, its armed forces are ready to face any situation. This is being viewed as his warning to Pakistan in the wake of the recent tension between the two countries. Continue Reading