Canada Doesn't Recognise Khalistan Referendum: Consul General Patrick Hebert
Canada does not recognise the recent unofficial Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) referendum to express support for a separate Sikh nation-state, Consul General of Canada in Chandigarh Patrick Hebert remarked on Friday.On tackling Indian-origin gangsters in Canada linked to extreme levels of violence, he told IANS in an exclusive interview here that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) has a close relationship with a number of agencies in India and will continue to work with them to ensure that crimin

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02 Oct, 2022
Made-In-India Light Combat Helicopter To Be Inducted Tomorrow, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh To Lead Ceremony
Jodhpur: In a major boost to the Indian Air Force's combat prowess, the first batch of indigenously-developed Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) will be inducted into the IAF inventory at a ceremony in Rajasthan's Jodhpur on Monday which also mark the presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh."The induction of these helicopters will be a big boost to the IAF's combat prowess," Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tweeted.The new chopper getting inducted into the force is capable of aerial combat and will

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02 Oct, 2022
India's Digantara And RFA Sign Memorandum of Understanding For Launch Services
Space Situational Awareness (SSA) constellation to be launch in Q4 2024Paris – Digantara Research and Technologies Private Limited (Digantara) and Rocket Factory Augsburg AG (RFA) sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand their partnership in the areas of launch procurement and Space Situational Awareness (SSA). Under this partnership, RFA will launch two Digantara satellites into low Earth orbit using its RFA ONE launch system. In addition, Digantara will work with RFA to enable safe

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02 Oct, 2022
Army Expects To Boost Fire Power With Induction of Artillery Guns
Indian Army has inducted the M777 Ultra Light Howitzer (155mm) in harsh terrain of northern borders. The gun is highly transportable for rapid deployment to meet any operational contingency.The seventh regiment of the M777 is under way, and the induction of all 145 guns should be completed in the next few years, a defence source saidIn the next five years, the Indian Army’s Regiment of Artillery would see major force accretion with the induction of several guns, including indigenous ones. Thes

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02 Oct, 2022
Testing of Kaveri Dry Engine Meant To Power Ghatak Combat UAV Delayed
The Kaveri dry engine fitted to an IL-76 Russian aircraft during a previous flight testLack of testing facility delays Kaveri dry engine, meant to power India’s first stealth unmanned combat aerial vehicleOnce the Kaveri Dry engine clears these simulated high altitude tests, GTRE will position the engine in the flying test bed (FTB), which is a modified Ilyushin (Il)-76 fixed-wing, four-engine turbofan aircraft.India’s dependence on Russia for conducting simulated high altitude tests and fli

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02 Oct, 2022
 CDS Anil Chauhan Asks 3 Defence Forces To Work On Creation of Theatre Commands
The new Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Anil Chauhan has asked the Army, Navy and Air Force to make a move ahead towards the creation of integrated theatre commandsGeneral Anil Chauhan, the new Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), has asked the Army, Navy, and Air Force to move forward with the creation of integrated theatre commands in his first communication with the three armed forces.On October 3, the CDS will also travel to Jodhpur to see the Light Combat Helicopter being inducted into the In

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02 Oct, 2022
India Defence Start-Up Develops Barrel-Launched Loitering Munition
India Defence Start-Up Redon Systems Pvt Ltd has developed a Barrel-Launched Loitering Munition system that is capable of carrying out missions in Semi-Autonomous or Autonomous modes even in GPS-denied environments.This Barrel-Launched Loitering Munition system can carry a payload of 1.5 kilograms at a service ceiling of 4,000 meters and has a strike radius of 30 kilometers to target enemy hideouts, Vehicles Fuel and ammunition dumps.It features Multi-Barrel Launch capability, Encrypted Communic

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02 Oct, 2022