RELIANCE SAYS RAFALE CONTRACT RECEIVED FROM DASSAULT, NOT DEFENCE MINISTRY

Caught in a political storm over the Rafale fighter aircraft deal, billionaire Anil Ambani’s Reliance Group today denied receiving any contract from the Defence Ministry and said “unfounded and incorrect” allegations are being deliberately made to “mislead people and cloud the issue.” Answering questions ranging…

Brazilian judge orders border to be SHUT to Venezuelans fleeing political turmoil – DAILY NEWS

Brazilian judge orders border to be SHUT to Venezuelans fleeing political turmoil A BRAZILIAN judge has ordered the borders with Venezuela to be closed to Venezuelan immigrants fleeing their nation’s economic and political upheaval, until suitable conditions can be created in Brazil. Original content: Express.co.uk…

Rafale Deal Political Slugfest Over Critical Defence Equipment Should Be Avoided

The pre-election political slugfest between the two major political parties on the Rafale aircraft deal inv­olves a cacophony of narratives being sold to the less-informed prospective voters, even as the truth is getting buried. A good weapon platform, bought after a gruelling and technically sound…

Maldives jabs India again, signs power deal with Pakistan

Now locked in a bitter political stand-off with India, Maldives continues to pose fresh security challenges for India almost on a monthly basis. After the helicopter and work permit snub, Male has now signed a capacity-building agreement in the power sector with Pakistan. Officials of…

INDIA’S STANDOFF WITH MALDIVES HITS INDIAN OCEAN AMBITIONS

India’s efforts to firm up strategic, political and military ties with Indian Ocean region states to counter China’s growing naval presence in the area have hit a number of roadblocks. It is locked in a standoff with the Maldives, which has asked India to withdraw,…

CAG to Scrutinise Indo French Rafale Jet Deal

The controversial Rafale fighter deal, which has been at the centre of a political slugfest, is now on the radar of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), reported The Indian Express. A source in the national auditor told IE, “The Rafale deal has to be…

China, Russia, India and Pakistan among SCO members to conduct joint military drill

Members states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a Chinese-led political, economic and security bloc made up of largely Asian countries, will join an upcoming joint military drill in Russia in September to promote mutual trust and cooperation. The joint military drill, dubbed ‘Peace Mission…

TEJAS NAVY ABANDONED AT SEA

Most DRDO projects have failed due to the absence of political vision and guidance, coupled with a deficit of project-management skills China’s 2015 Military Strategy had unequivocally declared the necessity for the country to “…develop a modern maritime force commensurate with its national security needs;…

Tanks, missiles alone can’t save Pakistan, if it’s not strong economically Ahsan Iqbal

Pakistan has squandered the economic growth opportunity in the past because of political instability, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said, asserting that “tanks and missiles” alone cannot save a country. Iqbal, who is also the Minister for Planning and Development, claimed that during the 90s…

North Korea BLASTS Mike Pence as a ‘political DUMMY’ and warns of ‘nuclear SHOWDOWN’ – DAILY NEWS

North Korea BLASTS Mike Pence as a ‘political DUMMY’ and warns of ‘nuclear SHOWDOWN’ NORTH Korea has blasted US Vice President Mike Pence as a “political dummy” and warned of a possible “nuclear-to-nuclear showdown” between Pyongyang and Washington. Original content: Express.co.uk ———-======😍❣️😍======———- Thanks For Watching…