Category Archives: Defence

Indian Air Force Exercise Livewire Continues


The IAF is in the midst of Exercise Livewire. The exercise has been planned to validate the IAF’s operational philosophy as well as to assist the young generation of air warriors in honing their skills in a near-wartime scenario. Missions flown till date have placed emphasis on joint operations with the Indian Army and Navy. Integrating service elements to … Read More

France and India Agree To Details on Rafale Purchase

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In a big defence news, under an offsets deal reached by India and France regarding the acquisition of 36 Rafale fighter jets, France has agreed that it will fulfill its obligations only within the aerospace arena and not partly through research and development projects, an Indian Defence Ministry source said.

With a final agreement reached on offsets,… Read More

India needs a strategic defense partnership with US : General Vij, Director,Vivekananda International Foundation

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At a conference jointly organized by Atlantic Council and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Washington DC, General Nirmal Chander Vij, Director, VIF spoke of a shift in India’s defense procurement strategy with the government’s decision to increase FDI in the sector and also advocated a strategic defense partnership model with the United States.… Read More

Thales wins French Navy simulator support contract


Thales has been chosen by the French Navy to provide through-life support (TLS) for almost all of its simulators. The six-year contract with the Navy’s fleet support department (SSF) calls for the support of 41 simulators at six naval facilities in France. These simulators cover a broad spectrum of operations and all deployment contexts, from shipboard… Read More

Indian Bureaucracy wishes Happy Dipawali


Dear Esteemed Reader, we started just 8 months back in 2015 and are sincerely happy and thankful for the support & blessings that you have given us.

With unique visitors of 3000+ and an average stay of 3.14 minutes per person , we presume that we are in the right track in providing news updates and Editorials, Health Papers,Defence News ,etc .

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Boeing Acquires Leading Provider of Pilot Training Software


Boeing announced it has acquired Peters Software GmbH (“Peters Software”), a market leading provider of European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) based training content for early stage (“ab-initio”) pilot training.

Located in Cologne, Germany, Peters Software specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private… Read More

India Favours Early Conclusion of Code of Conduct on South China Sea by Consensus

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The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar today expressed India’s hope that all parties to the disputes in the South China Sea region will abide by the 2002 Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea, ensure its effective implementation and work together to ensure a peaceful resolution of disputes.

Addressing the 3rd ASEAN Defence Ministers… Read More

Chief of the Naval Staff Bangladesh Navy on a Four Day Official Visit

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Vice Admiral Muhammad Farid Habib, Chief of the Naval Staff, Bangladesh Navy is on a four day official visit to India  November 2015 to review the existing cooperation between both navies and explore future avenues. The Bangladesh Navy Chief was formally received by Admiral RK Dhowan, Chief of the Naval Staff and accorded a ceremonial Guard of Honour at South… Read More

Rajnath Singh inaugurates Asia’s foremost Information Security Conf: Ground Zero Summit, 2015

Ground Zero Summit 2015

The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurated the Asia’s foremost Information Security Conference: Ground Zero Summit 2015 . The theme for the Summit is Digital India – ‘Securing Digital India’ . The four-day summit is being organized to deliberate upon various issues related to cyber security challenges emerging due to the latest technological… Read More

Visit of INS Sahyadri at Manila, Philippines


Indian Naval Ship Sahyadri, currently on operational deployment to South China Sea and North West Pacific region in pursuance of India’s ‘Act East’ policy, entered at Manila. The ship is likely to be at Manila till for extensive interactions with the Philippine Navy. Bilateral relations between India and the Philippines, based on shared values of anti-colonialism,… Read More

Captain Krishna Swaminathan takes Command of INS Vikramaditya

Captain Krishna Swaminathan

Captain Krishna Swaminathan has assumed charge as the second Commanding Officer of INS Vikramaditya, Indian Navy’s new and formidable aircraft carrier today at Karwar. The ship was commissioned at Severodvinsk in Russia on 16 November 2013 and has since been commanded by Captain Suraj Berry, NM.

Captain Krishna Swaminathan is an alumnus of the National… Read More