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$569 billion!!! Guess who spends that much on defence

Amid raging disputes in the South China Sea and deepening tensions with the United States, China has hiked its defence spending by 7.6 per cent to $146 billion (Rs 9.8 lakh crore), making it......

FAQ: N Korea has the H-bomb. Be VERY afraid

North Korea on Wednesday claimed that it has successfully conducted the test of a hydrogen bomb. If these reports are true, it means that it possesses something much more powerful than it has......

India no longer biggest arms importer

The authoritative Congressional Research Service, which provides data and analysis to the US Congress, finds that India no longer features in the world's three biggest arms importers. The CRS......

Armed and dangerous: India fifth in world's strongest armed forces

While the world talks of India getting closer to a permanent spot in the United Nations Security Council, a report released by Credit Suisse places India on the fifth spot in a list of the top......

'India, Pak reluctant to relinquish their nuclear arsenal'

India and Pakistan are reportedly expanding their nuclear arsenal, despite a global trend towards disarmament, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute has said. An annual disarmament......

10 companies that profit most from war

According to the latest available figures, the Global military spending was down in 2012 for the first time since 1998. And for the second year in a row, arms sales from private industry to......

Mere 4% hike in defence budget

The government on Friday allocated Rs 1,47,344 crore (Rs 1,473.44 billion) towards defence in 2010-11 Budget, a paltry 4 per cent increase from last year's Rs 1,41,703 crore (Rs 1,417.03 billion).......
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Global Arms Sales hit Highest Level Since End of Cold War

Global arms sales over the last five years reached their highest level since 1990, with India continuing to top the charts as the world’s largest... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/global-arms-sales-hit-highest-level-end-cold-war-360
"The USA supplies major arms to at least 100 countries

around the world significantly more than any other supplier state," said Dr Aude Fleurant, Director of the SIPRI Arms and Military Expenditure... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/academy/report-the-usa-supplies-major-arms-to-at-least-100-countries-2329298

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