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Why the Indian Navy isn't ready for war
There is concern about the poor state of readiness of the navy's 140 warships which face severe shortages in sonar equipment, helicopters and torpedoes, reveals Ajai Shukla. IMAGE: Advance air......
Viraat sets sail for the last time, to be dismantled, sold as scrap
Indian Navy's decommissioned aircraft carrier Viraat on Saturday set sail for the last time, on way to Alang in Gujarat, where it will be broken down and sold as scrap. All......
HAL's light utility copter is ready to go!
The LUH will be one of the two helicopters that will meet the army's urgent need for 394 light helicopters.Ajai Shukla reports. IMAGE: The three LUH prototypes have completed over 550 test......
HAL's Dhruv vs Foreign chopper: Who will Rajnath pick?
Admiral Puri says it would be wasteful to buy a foreign helicopter, pay for transfer of technology, and develop manufacturing capability in an Indian private sector strategic partner when all this......
Will Rajnath's Russia visit help India get defence deals?
But private Indian defence firms prefer to do business with the West.Indian CEOs say they encounter difficulties in obtaining full and timely payment from Russian partners.Ajai Shukla reports.......
Of Modi's 'Make in India' and Anil Ambani's boldest plan
The success of Anil Ambani's ambitious defence plan will depend partly on whether he can persuade government officials and international partners that he can build sophisticated equipment and......
Defence budget hiked by nearly 10%
The capital outlay for the three services, for modernisation, stood at Rs 78,586.68 crore The defence budget was on Monday increased by 9.76 per cent to Rs 2.58 lakh crore for the next fiscal as......
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