Separate theatre command for J&K: General Rawat

India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said today. Continue Reading

First Su-30 MKI squadron in place in Thanjavur

The Indian Air Force today commissioned a squadron of Sukhoi-30 MKI at the Air Force Station here, the first such base in south India for the high profile fighter jets, seen as a gamechanger in guarding the strategically important Indian Ocean Region (IOR). Continue Reading

KS Nair’s ‘The Forgotten Few’ speaks on IAF’s contribution in WWII

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is one of largest and powerful air forces in the world. Like every armed organisation, the IAF has patriotic stories of thousands who were brave to lay down their lives for our land. K S Nair’s The Forgotten Few – The Indian Air Force’s Contribution in Second World War attempts to narrate unheard stories of IAF.

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Air Chief Marshal Bhadauria safe after shooting incident: IAF

In the wake of a shooting incident in Pearl Harbor shipyard, the Indian Air Force today said chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria, who is currently in the US military base there, is safe.
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Rajnath to hold talks with French President, to receive Rafale jet

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will meet French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris today and receive the first of the 36 Rafale aircraft in the French port city of Bordeaux, where he will perform ‘Shastra Puja’ on the occasion of Dussehra and take a sortie in the fighter jet. Continue Reading

Balakot has been reactivated by Pakistan, says Army Chief

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today said Pakistan has reactivated Balakot very recently and about 500 infiltrators were waiting to infiltrate into India. Continue Reading

Veteran IAF officer in Chennai speaks about India from 1947 to 2019

As a teenager, ST Narayanan roamed around the streets of Thiruvaiyaru, without knowing the intensity of the Independence struggle that was prevalent at that time. Having matured and come up big in life, he is a retired IAF officer mind you, he understood what freedom is and what it can offer. Continue Reading