INDIA WORKING ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

In an ambitious defence project, the government has started work on incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance the operational preparedness of the armed forces in a significant way that would include equipping them with unmanned tanks, vessels, aerial vehicles and robotic weaponry. The move is…

Defence manufacturing up 60%, says DRDO chief

In the last three years of the Central government’s Make In India programme, the country has seen a 60% increase in defence equipment manufacturing, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) chairman S. Christopher said here on Saturday. He was presiding over a function to commemorate…

L&T DEFENCE COMPLETES DELIVERY OF 1,000TH INTEGRATED PROPULSION SYSTEM HARDWARE OF AKASH MISSILE

In the last three years of the Central government’s Make In India programme, the country has seen a 60% increase in defence equipment manufacturing, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) chairman S. Christopher said here on Saturday. He was presiding over a function to commemorate…

India Working On Unmanned Tanks, Vessels, Robotic Weaponry For Future wars

In an ambitious defence project, the government has started work on incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance the operational preparedness of the armed forces in a significant way that would include equipping them with unmanned tanks, vessels, aerial vehicles and robotic weaponry. The move is…

NEXT GEN SUCCESSOR TO LCA TEJAS ON THE WAY, TO BE BUILT AT COIMBATORE

In a significant shift from earlier norms, the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) is looking to build the Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft (AMCA) at Sulur in Combatore instead of Bangalore, reports The Economic Times. It has already invited private players to provide a technological demonstration. The…

OSCC holds meeting to review preparedness of security of India’s offshore installations

In a bid to review the preparedness and effectiveness of the security of India’s offshore installations, the 130th meeting of the Offshore Security Co-ordination Committee (OSCC) was held at ONGC Corporate Office Urja Bhawan in New Delhi on Friday. It was held under the Chairmanship…

India, Vietnam gear up for first naval drill in China backyard

In what will be a significant step towards India’s ‘Act East policy’, India and Vietnam will conduct their first bilateral naval exercise later this month, marking the continued upswing in relations. The exercise will be conducted in Vietnamese waters in May-end. The exercise will be…

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…

Blow For Pakistan As Turkey Backs India’s Bid For Observer Status In Organisation Of Islamic Coopera

In a move that is sure to pinch Pakistan, Turkey has backed India’s bid for an observer status in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), a forum of Islamic nations in the world, Economic Times has reported. Turkey’s backing comes as a shot in the…