‘Knotty Situation’: Rescheduled DefExpo Will Clash With Landmark Shows in Europe
Besides, the biennial Land, Naval and Homeland Security Systems show at Gandhinagar’s Mahatma Mandir Convention and Exhibition Centre, was also taking place just four months before AeroIndia 2023, the country’s biggest defence show that begins in Bangalore on February 3, 2023, and one for which the MoD had ironically began inviting participation months earlier. This, in turn, also presented exhibitors with a Hobson’s choice of deciding between the two shows, only complicating further an al

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10 Aug, 2022
Army medic who treated PLA troops was brutally killed in clash, reveals new book
India’s Most Fearless 3: New Military Stories of Unimaginable Courage and Sacrifice, authored by HT’s Rahul Singh and India Today TV’s Shiv Aroor, captures disturbing battlefield scenes including how the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) brutally killed a selfless Indian Army medic who saved the lives of several wounded Chinese soldiers, the ferocity of the shock attack by the enemy, tactics employed by PLA to throw Indian soldiers off balance, and the terrifying conditions in which the two

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10 Aug, 2022
Def R&D to be opened to private sector for high-tech platforms
According to officials aware of the developments, the amendments will allow the Indian private sector to acquire a major stake in Defence R&D companies, which will be set up for development of major hardware platforms like drones, helicopters, aircrafts, and advanced submarines. This is a groundbreaking development as till now, only government DPSUs and laboratories were allowed defence R&D with only minor items being exposed to private R&D. This is in line with the defence budget, where it was

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10 Aug, 2022
At UNSC, India slams China, Pakistan for double standards on terrorism
Earlier this year, China had put a hold on the UN listing of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Tayyiba’s 2nd command Abdul Rehman Makki. China has put a technical hold on Makki that will last for 6 months. In the past too, Beijing had put a hold on the listing of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Maulana Masood Azhar and it took a decade for New Delhi to list him as an UN-listed terrorist.

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10 Aug, 2022
India, China likely to have Air Force to Air Force hotline to prevent possible flare ups on LAC
The structure and the level at which the hotline would be set up is likely to come up for discussion in future meetings between the two countries at the military level, they said.

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10 Aug, 2022
Will the United States offer defanged B1 Lancer to India to counter Tu-160?
B-1B remained parked in Yelahanka Air Force Station for a few more days even after Airshow was over leading to speculations if the real intent of including an American bomber in the Air show was for something else. On and Off Chatter was fueling suspicions not only in India but also in China about plans for the permanent presence of an American bomber in India was in the works.

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10 Aug, 2022
S-80 will exceed the Indian Navy’s requirements: Spanish Envoy
S80 plus meets surface displacement requirements set by the Indian Navy as India is looking for a submarine that has a displacement of 3000 tons, Koreans have pitched their DSME-3000 which is an export variant of the KSS-III, which also has a 3000-ton displacement that is also equipped with lithium-ion batteries and a fuel-cell powered AIP system.

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10 Aug, 2022
RAAF Team likely to visit India later this year to check out LCA-LIFT
RAAF plans to retire its BAE Systems Hawk 127 from 2031 onwards but has started the process to streamline OEM offers that were received on its RFI. The government of India (GOI) had offered G2G (Government to Government) deal for the supply of LCA-LIFT Trainer aircraft to Australia earlier this year but that was rejected since RAAF is yet to frame the technical requirements that it wants from the LIFT that it plans to acquire.

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10 Aug, 2022
2 soldiers dead in weather-related incident in Georgia
2 soldiers dead in weather-related incident in GeorgiaThis is the second deadly incident involving soldiers stationed in Georgia in the past month.18 minutes ago

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10 Aug, 2022
Navy Will Offer Chiefs Promotions to Go to Sea -- or the George Washington -- in New Program The Navy rolled out a new program Friday that offers promotions to senior and master chief petty officers in exchange for...
The Navy rolled out a new program Friday that offers promotions to senior and master chief petty officers in exchange for...

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09 Aug, 2022
Truck Driver Acquitted in Deaths of 7 Veterans in Head-On Collision with Motorcycles A jury has acquitted a commercial truck driver of causing the 2019 deaths of seven motorcyclists in a collision in northern...
A jury has acquitted a commercial truck driver of causing the 2019 deaths of seven motorcyclists in a collision in northern...

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09 Aug, 2022
Steven Seagal appears in Ukraine, serving as a Russian spokesperson
Steven Seagal appears in Ukraine, serving as a Russian spokespersonSteven Seagal visits Ukraine amid prison bombing controversy.20 minutes ago

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09 Aug, 2022
A Year Later, Afghan Refugees Remain in Legal Limbo as Vets Continue Evacuating Allies Left Behind Thousands of Afghans brought to the United States during the chaotic American military evacuation after the Taliban overran...
Thousands of Afghans brought to the United States during the chaotic American military evacuation after the Taliban overran...

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09 Aug, 2022
Pentagon reviewing how DC Guard is called up for duty
Pentagon reviewing how DC Guard is called up for dutyA decision could come in the next six months, National Guard Chief Gen. Daniel Hokanson told Military Times.42 minutes ago

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09 Aug, 2022
Truck driver acquitted in deaths of 7 ‘Jarhead’ motorcyclists in 2019
Truck driver acquitted in deaths of 7 ‘Jarhead’ motorcyclists in 2019The jury deliberated for less than three hours before returning the verdict.40 minutes ago

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09 Aug, 2022