Air Force Microlight Plane Crashes Into Fields In UP, Pilots Safe

An Indian Air Force plane crash landed near Baghpat district in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. Both the pilots ejected safely and are reported to be safe.The ML-130 microlight plane had taken off from the Hindon airbase in Ghaziabad and was reportedly participating in a drill…

INDIA TO GIVE ANDHRA PRADESH SITE TO RUSSIA FOR N PLANT

India will early next month allot a new site in Andhra Pradesh to Russia to build yet another atomic power project, as preliminary works for the last two units of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu already commenced. New Delhi and Moscow…

Defence industrial corridor in Uttar Pradesh to kick off with BEL Project

The Uttar Pradesh government’s showcase defence industrial corridor project will get off the ground with a manufacturing facility to be built by state-run Bharat Electronics Limited. BEL is the first company to have approached the state government for allotment of land under the scheme. The…

IAF’s MiG-21 crashes in Himachal Pradesh, pilot dead

An Indian Air Force’s MiG-21 fighter jet has crashed in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. According to initial reports, the MiG-21 aircraft took off from Pathankot air base in Punjab. and crashed sometime after 1pm. The fighter jet crashed in Mehra Palli village under the…

While Indian Army globetrots in search of a modern rifle, a hi tech one is made in Chambal

In two weeks from now a factory near the Chambal ravines in Madhya Pradesh will fashion a bullpup. A bullpup is a rifle with a short barrel, its magazine located behind the pistol grip. In the same time, a team of nine officers from the…

China’s gold mine at Arunachal border may become another flash point with India

China has begun large-scale mining operations on its side of the border with Arunachal Pradesh where a huge trove of gold, silver and other precious minerals valued at about US 60 billion has been found, a media report said today. The mine project is being…

Strategic Road In Arunachal Pradesh Now Links Directly To India-China Border

Strategic Road In Arunachal Pradesh Now Links Directly To India-China Border The Border Roads Organisation or BRO has made another major achievement by building a road which links the strategically important Tama Chung Chung-Taksing Axis near the India-China border in Arunachal Pradesh. The road, about…

BIG DISCOUNTS ON OFFER TO SET UP UNITS IN UP’S DEFENCE CORRIDOR

Uttar Pradesh is rolling out the red carpet for companies wishing to set up big defence and aerospace units in the ‘Defence Industrial Corridor’ in the state, which was recently announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, by way of reimbursing 25% cost of land for…

Reliance Naval Engineering project near Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh govt mulls referring to investm

The Andhra Pradesh government is planning to refer Reliance Naval Engineering’s proposed naval project near Visakhapatnam to its investment board in view of delay in its implementation and doubts raised by the company’s auditors about the firm’s financial position. The shipbuilding facility, proposed with an…

Army chief assures Arunachal Pradesh of top operational readiness

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has assured Arunachal Pradesh of top operational readiness of the Army deployed at the international borders in the north eastern state to take on any challenge to the national security. Rawat’s gave the assurance to Arunachal Governor Brig (Retd) B…