$2 bn armed drone deal to take US India’s defence tally to over $12 bn in 10 years

As India and the US try to find ways to revive the 2+2 dialogue that got delayed due to scheduling issues from Washington, defence deals worth billions are in the pipeline. At least two deals at an advanced stage could see a formal signing in…

China Approves $1 Billion Loan for Sri Lanka Expressway to Counter India

China has approved a $1 billion loan to revive a long-delayed expressway in central Sri Lanka, the island’s government said Monday. Construction of the first phase of the road linking the capital Colombo with the hill resort of Kandy had been delayed for more than…

After Doklam standoff, India and China may revive military ties

India and China are expected to take their first steps to revive military-to-military ties after the 2017 Doklam stand-off with both the Indian Army and the Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) opening up select military colleges for training each other’s officers on a reciprocal basis, according…

Def Corridor Will Revive DPSUs: Nirmala

This video shows you that Def Corridor Will Revive DPSUs: Nirmala. Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday chaired an interaction meeting with industrialists here ahead of formulating a policy on establishing a defence corridor. Also called the Tamil Nadu Defence Production Quad (Quadrilateral), the project…