Russia's President Vladimir Putin (front) and Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov attend a session of the Council of Heads of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Sochi, Russia October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov External Media Breaking 

Russia’s Putin approved new defense-spending program: Kremlin

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian president Vladimir Putin last year approved a defense spending program that takes effect from this year, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. Peskov said the program is a state secret, and he did not give the value or the duration of the spending program. Read full article. Click here! Source: Reuters Subscribe National Defence on... Read More
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‘Defence minister bought fish while PM changed Rafale deal’, alleges Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that then-defence minister Manohar Parrikar was “buying fish” when Prime Minister Narendra Modi “changed” the Rafale deal, reported news agency ANI. “Defence minister Goa mein tha, machhi ki dukan mein machhi khareed raha tha… usko pata bhi nahi tha ke Modi ji ne Rafale ka contract badal dia (The defence minister... Read More
Former Cabinet Secretary TSR Subramanian died today (Photo: Twitter/Anil Swarup) External Media Breaking 

Former Cabinet Secretary TSR Subramanian dies

TSR Subramanian, a former Cabinet Secretary of the Union government of India, died today. He was 79. The Indian Administrative Service Association confirmed Subramanian’s death on Twitter. “Extremely shocked to hear the sad news of the demise of T S R Subramanian,” the IAS Association said in a tweeted posted today morning. “He was the tallest amongst all and is... Read More
Suhail Aijaz, a resident of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, is pursing MBBS at Bhubaneswar AIIMS since 2016. Photo: iStockphoto External Media Breaking 

Kashmiri student goes missing from Bhubaneswar AIIMS

Bhubaneswar: A student from Jammu and Kashmir, studying at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, has been missing for over a fortnight, police said on Sunday. Suhail Aijaz, a resident of Kupwara district in the northern state and pursing MBBS at the institute since 2016, left his hostel on 9 February, and has been missing since then.... Read More
The Indian Army desperately wants to replace its Soviet-era BMP-2 infantry combat vehicle fleet. Read more at: //economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/63071229.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst (source: Economic Times) External Media Breaking 

Army’s combat vehicle project gets green signal

NEW DELHI: The Future Infantry Combat Vehicle (FICV) project worth about Rs 60,000 crore which began nearly a decade ago could finally progress this month. A panel of independent expert monitors (IEMs), appointed by the defence ministry, has found that the evaluation process for selecting firms to produce prototypes of the FICV is correct and the project should move forward.... Read More
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High Altitude Ice Hockey Tournament by ITBP in Ladakh

Ice Hockey tournament for U 20 Boys of Ladakh region is being organized by 37th Bn, Indo-Tibetan Border Police- ITBP from 11 January to 16 January 2018 at 24Bn, ITBP Ice Hockey Rink at Choglamsar in Leh.  The minimum temperature of the region is minus 20 Degree Celsius at present. This is the first ever U20 talent hunt Ice Hockey... Read More
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China, Djibouti agree to establish strategic partnership

BEIJING, 23 November 2017 Guelleh is the first head of state of an African country to visit China since the conclusion of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in October. Stressing that China attaches great importance to relations with Djibouti, Xi said the two countries have always treated each other with equality and showed mutual... Read More
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China completes border disarmament inspections with four countries

China has completed the last round of inspections for this year on the obligation of border disarmament agreements with Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan, according to the PLA Daily. The newspaper reported that China and a team representing the other four countries inspected each other’s border defense forces in mid-August. In 1996, the five countries signed the Agreement on Confidence-Building... Read More
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Argentine submarine goes missing with 44 crew members on board – navy

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina’s navy said Friday it has launched a search operation for one of its submarines with a crew of 44 which has been reported missing off the south coast. The navy said it had not had contact with the submarine, the San Juan, for 48 hours. “We have not been able to find, or have visual or radar... Read More