FOUR YEARS OF MODI GOVT INDIA SHOWED WILL AND MUSCLE

Budgetary constraints have slowed down the government’s efforts to scale up the military’s capabilities although India still remains the world’s largest importer of weapons. In the defence sector, the Modi government has held up its end of the bargain in some areas but its efforts…

ARMY MOVING TOWARDS PROCURING TOWED GUNS, SELF PROPELLED GUNS AND ULTRA LIGHT HOWITZERS

In its latest efforts to equip its artillery regiments with news guns, the Indian Army is finally moving towards procuring 814 of the ‘mounted gun system’- a gun mounted on a wheeled vehicle- a project worth about Rs 15,750 crore. The army is trying to…

Emergency Preparedness and Coordination Meeting for upcoming South-West Monsoon

Emergency Preparedness and Coordination Meeting for upcoming … bring adequate efforts for better preparedness and also inform all stakeholders … and response preparedness. Key sector agencies present their level of preparedness for … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Mega boost to India’s firepower likely as army looks to seal Israel missile deal

A mid ongoing efforts to further boost ties between India and Israel, the defence ministry on Friday will decide on an army proposal worth over Rs 2,000 crore to buy around 5,000 Spike anti-tank guided missiles from Tel Aviv, which will meet the urgent requirement…

DEFENCE INCUBATOR IN HYDERABAD A WIN WIN FOR ALL

Telangana is making efforts to develop a strong ecosystem for aerospace and defence sectors. With several multinationals and domestic companies setting up manufacturing facilities to make key aerospace and defence components, aerostructures and systems, the State is also creating the needed platform for startups, incubators…

DFN:Hawaii National Guard Mobilizes in Recovery Efforts on Kauai, KAUAI, HI, UNITED STATES, 04.16.18

Defense Flash News: Hawaii National Guard Mobilizes in Recovery Efforts on Kauai KAUAI, HI, UNITED STATES 04.16.2018 Video by Tech. Sgt. Andrew Jackson State of Hawaii, Department of Defense, Public Affairs Office Hawaii National Guard Mobilizes as Task Force Kauai to aid the island in…

Military Leaders Highlight Efforts, Challenges in Recruiting, Retentio

Senior military personnel officers described to a House panel efforts to recruit and retain the best talent, while outlining challenges the military faces due to the competitive civilian job market. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Military Leaders Highlight Efforts, Challenges in Recruiting, Retentio

INDIA HAILS MOSCOW’S REGAIN OF INFLUENCE IN GLOBAL STRATEGIC AFFAIRS

India on Wednesday suggested that the West and Russia should make efforts to enhance mutual confidence to prevent deterioration of ties even as it hailed Moscow’s regaining of influence in global strategic affairs. “A key facet of the prevailing international situation is the continued and…

Centcom Commander Discusses Stabilization Posture in Iraq, Syria

Military efforts to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria are about six to eight months ahead of where officials thought they would be at this point, the commander of U.S. Central Command said during an event at the U.S. Institute of Peace. VISIT…

DoD Works to Incorporate More Gender Perspective in Operations

The Defense Department is advancing its efforts to include more women in peace-building and conflict resolution processes, taking steps to be a global leader in this arena following the signing of the 2017 Women, Peace and Security Act. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Works to…