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Indian military


Give Indian military the faith that what they stand for is worth all their sweat and toil

January 30, 2022 9:24 am

Johnson Odakkal writes: As a recently transitioned veteran, may I appeal to the zealous guardians of our culture, order and now even military, to consider channelising their high-octane spirits into other crying sectors of national growth.

Indian military cannot operate effectively without Russian supplied equipment: CRS report

October 27, 2021 11:12 am

The report comes ahead of a crucial decision that the Biden administration has to take on India buying military arms from Russia, whether it plans to impose sanctions against the country under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) .

Installed at Mumbra station as war memorial in 2013, battle tank now gathers dust at Reti Bundar

September 29, 2021 11:14 pm

While the locals claim that the tank is lying in a neglected state, with vegetation growing all over it, the civic body officials said the structure is under their watch and that they are making efforts towards its maintenance.

India has world's fourth strongest military: Military Direct's study

March 21, 2021 12:23 pm

China has the strongest military in the world, scoring 82 out of 100 points in the index, it noted.

Military Digest| Eastern Ladakh Sitrep: The ‘Bottleneck’ in Indo-China talks

August 02, 2020 8:39 am

Some 45,000 Chinese troops are either still holding on to our soil, deployed in forward positions against us or held in reserve in the Aksai Chin area. There has been no pullback of tanks, infantry combat vehicles, medium artillery, air defence systems or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles both combat and surveillance.

Military Digest: Operation Reverse Osmosis - The Sting

June 05, 2020 10:38 am

Recently the Indian Military Intelligence (MI) scored a success in the unending spy game using innovative methods and some fine work by its personnel through Operation Reverse Osmosis. It was a classic sting operation in intelligence terms with the bounty of exposing two Pakistani intelligence agents working under diplomatic cover.

'Global military spending rises to USD 1.739 trillion, India among top 5 spenders'

May 02, 2018 5:54 pm

The report said that China's military spending, at an estimated USD 228 billion, accounted for 48 per cent of the total defence spending in the Asia and Oceania region.

ANC commander-in-chief to take up indiscipline cases of Army, IAF, Navy personnel

March 19, 2018 6:38 pm

The government has made the provision as part of its policy to ensure operational synergies among the three services, official sources said.

Global Firepower ranks India's military as fourth strongest, Pakistan on 13th

March 05, 2018 4:44 pm

India’s has managed to maintain its position in the top five military powers in the world on the Global Firepower List 2017 in comparison to Pakistan, which only managed to break in the top 15 last year. India was trailed by major military powers like France, the UK, Japan, Turkey, Germany and to complete the top 10.

What is India's military strength?

July 16, 2017 11:49 am

India seems to be modernising its military and its nuclear capabilities keeping an eye on China. India's declared policy is of nuclear deterrence and no first strike. However, the modernisation program, particularly the ballistic missiles program, shows that India is intent on bringing the whole of China in its strike range.