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Blown Apart: India drops plan to buy 145 US howitzers

India has told the United States that in view of the price increase, it cannot go ahead with the procurement of 145 ultra-light howitzers for the Army, which plans to deploy such artillery guns in......

Irregularity charges in howitzer purchase being probed: Govt

Complaints of alleged irregularities have been received in connection with Army's plan to procure ultra light howitzers worth over Rs 3,000 crore and a committee has been formed to probe these......

India to buy 145 howitzers from US for over Rs 3,000 cr

India will issue a request to the US government next month for procuring 145 M777 ultra light howitzers for the Army at a cost of over Rs 3,000 crore."The Letter of Request (LoR) for procuring 145......

In first after Bofors, army buys howitzers for 3000 cr

The defence ministry has cleared the acquisition of 145 Ultra Light Howitzers from the United States under a Rs 3,000 crore deal, according to sources. This is the first such agreement to procure......

Why Finance Minister Jaitley disappointed Defence Minister Jaitley

The finance minister hiked the total defence expenditure from Rs 203,672 crore in FY 2013-2014 to Rs 229,000 crore for FY 2014-2015. Though the increase appears substantial, it is insufficient to......

  People speak for ultra light howitzers

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Q. Which is important - fighting corruption or strengthening Defence? This question is based on the cancellation of army trials on the Pegasus ultra-light howitzer, after the manufacturer, Singapore Technologies Kinetics (STK), was suspended on suspicion of links with a discredited MoD official.
:  A. 300 years of psychophancy and slave like behaviour has changed our basic approach to life, society and country. Today, the person who can boast of...... more

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  Web results for Ultra Light Howitzers
An India Howitzer

MUMBAI: Flashback to 1999, and the Kargil war. The military is forced to abort missions due to heavy casualties. Then it decides to deploy the... ...

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India-US defence cooperation

Prime Minister Narendrabhai Damodardass Modi is slated to visit US in September for the UN General Assembly. He will also meet Barak Obama in... ...

http://echoofindia.com/reflex-action/india-us-defence-cooperation-66177
Indian Howitzer Procurement Programs Could Gain Momentum

India's removal of Denel from its blacklist and the cancellation of a deal to buy 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers from BAE Systems has thrown open... ...

http://www.defenseworld.net/news/10930/Indian_Howitzer_Procurement_Programs_Could_Gain_Momentum
After Ladakh visit, army chief Dalbir Singh shifts focus to eastern sector

Army chief General Dalbir Singh has sharpened his focus on the eastern sector after touring incursion-prone pockets along the disputed Line of... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/dong-nguyen-considering-flappy-bird-rebirth/article1-1253204.aspx
Modi-Hagel talks focus on Afghanistan and terror

Comment · print · T T T+· T- U.S. Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday. Photo:... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/modihagel-talks-focus-on-afghanistan-and-terror/article6296712.ece

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