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CHANGING DYNAMICS OF AIR DEFENCE OPERATIONS AND THE WAY AHEAD

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh, during the Air Force Commanders' Conference in New Delhi on October 26, 2023, pointed out that new trends have emerged in the field of air…

By Air Marshal Anil Khosla (Retd)

ASSAULT RIFLE FOR THE INDIAN ARMY: A NEVER-ENDING WAIT

The rifle is an iconic weapon with a long and illustrious history. Rifles have come to dominate the battlefield since their introduction, despite their obscure origins. Assault rifles are a…

By Maj Gen (Dr) Rajan Kochhar (Retd)

US accuses Russia of using “chemical weapon” against Ukraine, sanctions over 280 individuals, entities

Washington, DC [US], May 2 (ANI): The United States has accused Russia of the use of the chemical weapon chloropicrin against Ukrainian troops in the ongoing conflict and has ordered…

US to “move immediately” Patriot missiles to Ukraine in USD 6 bn aid package

Washington DC [US], April 27 (ANI): United States has announced an additional aid of USD 6 billion to Ukraine, which will enable for procurement of weapons, including critical interceptors Patriot…

10 Indian nationals working in Russian Army have returned, says MEA

New Delhi [India], April 25 (ANI): Among the Indian nationals who were working as support staff in the Russian Army, 10 have returned to India, the Ministry of External Affairs…

NSA Ajit Doval meets Russian counterpart; review progress in bilateral cooperation

Moscow [Russia], April 25 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval held a bilateral meeting with Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev and both sides reviewed progress in bilateral cooperation and…

“We’re going to continue to disrupt”: US warns Pakistan of “potential risk of sanctions” for doing trade with Iran

Washington, DC [US], April 24 (ANI): The US on Tuesday (local time) warned Pakistan of "potential risk of sanctions," adding that they will continue to disrupt and take actions against…

US: Senate passes USD 95 bn aid package for Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan

Washington, DC [US], April 24 (ANI): After months of delay, the Senate successfully passed a USD 95 billion package aimed at providing aid to Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan, CNN reported.…

Polish man detained over alleged plot to kill Ukraine president Zelenskyy

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 19 (ANI): A Polish man has been detained for assisting an alleged Russian plot to assassinate Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky, reported CNN, citing authorities in Poland and…

Putin urges restraint in call with Raisi amid Iran-Israel escalating tensions

Moscow [Russia], April 17 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for restraint amid escalating tensions following Iran's weekend drone and missile attack on Israel, Al Jazeera reported. Putin conveyed…

New Delhi: Russia-India friendship cycle rally held to mark 77 years of bilateral diplomatic ties

New Delhi [India], April 14 (ANI): To mark the 77th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic relations and the 40th anniversary of the first Indian cosmonaut Rakesh Sharma's spaceflight, a Russia-India friendship…

China helping Russia expand its defence base amid Ukraine conflict: Report

Moscow [Russia], April 13 (ANI): Amid the ongoing war in Ukraine, China is helping Russia ramp up its defence industrial base at such a large scale that Moscow is now…