Modernisation

  • India gets its second Boeing Globemaster transport plane 23-07-2013 12:46 PM

    Washington: Indian Air Force (IAF) has taken delivery of its second military transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster III, a month after India's first C-17 arrived in the country and immediately began supporting IAF operations. The Indian Air Force chief, Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne, took delivery of the second IAF C-17...
  • China's likely escalation option against India: Rapid Reaction Forces

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    Given that China has once again decided to 'sweeten' it's recent offer of a Panchsheel redux with a nice juicy intrusion into Indian Territory in...

  • The flip side of buying American arms

    BARAKA |  Surya Gangadharan
    Could 2013 see Washington pushing India harder on arms sales? The buzz is that President Obama, in his second term, will do precisely that (perhaps...

  • Indian Army desperately needs modern artillery 27-10-2011 02:58 PM

    Since a major power's military capabilities or those of a group of major powers still play a decisive role in the world (as recently demonstrated in Libya), it is important to take stock where India's modernisation plans stand in this regard. India's defence preparedness has always been adversary-specific. The arming...
  • Defence Ministry to spend full budget quota 06-02-2011 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: Carrying out a massive modernisation programme, the Defence Ministry for the first time after the 1971 war is likely to spend its full quota of Rs 60,000 crore for capital acquisitions in the current fiscal. The big ticket deals such as the US-made C-130J transport planes, the preliminary...
  • Govt wants Madarsas modernised 22-04-2007 08:19 PM

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  • Govt to cut Navy's foreign dependence 05-01-2007 04:30 PM

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  • Islam not against modernisation: Mush 28-12-2006 06:14 PM

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  • SC rejects Reliance plea on airports 07-11-2006 01:50 PM

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  • IGI Airport all set for a facelift 25-10-2006 04:59 PM

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  • GMR plans aerotropolis around IGIA 27-08-2006 07:01 PM

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  • GMR makes quiet debut on bourses 21-08-2006 10:50 PM

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