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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…

Taiwan blasts Russia’s foreign minister for calling it an ‘integral part’ of China

Taipei [Taiwan], April 12 (ANI): Taiwan slammed Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov for calling it an "integral part of China" and said that the "Chinese Communist Party regime has never…

Russia playing “dangerous game”: US calls on Moscow to withdraw military from Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Washington, DC [US], April 9 (ANI): The United States has called on Russia to withdraw its military and civilian personnel from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and return its full…

Ukraine attack hits Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, says Russia

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 8 (ANI): The dome above a shutdown reactor at the Russian-controlled Zaporizhzhia nuclear station was struck by Ukraine on Sunday, the plant's Russian-installed administration said, according to…

Two Indian Navy warships being built in Russia, to be commissioned by year-end

New Delhi (India), April 7 (ANI): Two Indian Navy warships being built in Russia are likely to be commissioned by the end of this year, after getting delayed due to…

PM Modi congratulates Belgian counterpart on Nuclear Energy Summit; Belgium to send trade mission to India

New Delhi [India], March 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a telephonic conversation with Belgian PM Alexander De Croo and congratulated him for the successful hosting of the First…

SPEED RACE: HYPERSONIC WEAPONS

Hypersonic projectiles and platforms are emerging as a highly valued weapon system for militaries, the world over, due to their unique combination of attributes. The characteristics of hypersonic missiles include…

By Air Marshal Anil Khosla (Retd)

RUSSIA ENTICING INDIA WITH SU-75 CHECKMATE

The Sukhoi SU-75 Checkmate, also designated as the Light Tactical Aircraft is a single-engine, stealth fighter aircraft under development by Sukhoi. The Sukhoi Design Bureau has also designated the aircraft…

By Air Marshal Anil Khosla (Retd)

THE INCREASING TREND OF ‘NEAR WARS’ AND THEIR IMPACT ON INTERNATIONAL SECURITY

Even as full-blown wars such as the ones between Russia and Ukraine, and between Israel and Hamas, rage without decisive results, there are many situations around the world which remain…

By Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain (Retd)