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DRDO chief urges for indigenous defence production
Our indigenous produce in defence (sector) is close to 45-50 per cent only. We have a lot of imports. We need to improve (the share of indigenous production) and work on new technologies, Reddy said.
Army inducts Israeli 'tank killers’ till DRDO develops indigenous ones
Indian infantry soldiers now finally have a new weapon to destroy adva...
Government creates Department of Military Affairs, to be headed by CDS
General Rawat, who completed a three-year tenure as Army Chief, was on...
We will fight and win the next war with indigenous weapon systems: Army Chief
In his address at the 41st DRDO Directors Conference, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat also said the development of weaponry and other systems should be done keeping "future warfare" in mind.
India's security vulnerabilities are going to be 'much more greater' in times to come: NSA Doval
"India's security vulnerabilities are much greater today and they are going to be much more greater in the times to come," said Doval.
Cabinet Committee on Security clears Chief of Defence Staff post: Here are all the details
The govt had tasked NSA Ajit Doval to head the committee for the setting up of a new position that was announced by PM Narendra Modi at his Independence Day address. While joint operations and tri-services commands are likely to be overseen by the CDS, the top officer is set to be heavily involved in procurement of military equipment as well.
Naval LCA prototype achieves another seminal milestone: Navy
Secretary, Department of Defence, R&D and Chairman DRDO G Satheesh Reddy also congratulated them for the achievement.
Defence orders, sticky margins to keep D-St interested in BEL
The outstanding order book is Rs 57,600 crore, equivalent to four times FY19 revenue.
Maker Village becomes innovation programme partner for Defence sector
The Maker Village CEO described the iDEX selection as a milestone for the pioneering startup initiative founded in February 2015 under the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, with Indian Institute of Information Technology as the host institute. iDEX provides the selected startups access to the defence markets besides grants of upto Rs 1.5 cr.
Delhi Development Authority to use satellite images to mark boundaries of unauthorised colonies
The exercise to determine the boundaries of unauthorised colonies has been going for almost a decade. During the earlier govt, the urban development department had asked the residents’ welfare associations to submit the layout of these colonies.
Wipro to establish Cyber Defence Centre in Melbourne
The new centre in South Melbourne will offer protection from cyber-attacks to the organisations and will generate 100 new tech jobs for locals. According to Wipro Senior Vice President Raja Ukil, "The launch of the centre in Melbourne showcases Wipro's commitment to leverage local talent and specialised expertise to cater to the cyber security needs of the region."
Chinese spies come in from the cold
Wang, just 27 years old, claimed to have had a hand in the kidnappings of the Causeway Bay booksellers in Hong Kong, infiltrating Hong Kong student organizations, and conducting information operations in Taiwan. These were impressive scalps for one of such a tender age in the intelligence community. Indeed, he asserted he was the "boss" of a cyber army in Taiwan.
ISRO, DRDO sign MoUs for Gaganyaan mission
Speaking on the occasion, Satheesh Reddy said the technological capabilities existing in DRDO laboratories for defence applications will be customised to meet the requirements of the human space mission of ISRO.
Use of indigenous technology in armed forces would be 75 pc by 2029-30: Rajnath
On Thursday morning, Singh flew in the Tejas fighter aircraft from the HAL airport in Bengaluru, becoming the first defence minister to fly in the indigenously-built light combat aircraft (LCA).
Brahmos supersonic cruise missile with major indigenous systems test-fired successfully
"The missile was successfully test-fired at 10.20 am today from Chandipur in Odisha for its full range of 290-km during the launch jointly conducted by DRDO and BrahMos Aerospace," an official statement from Defence Ministery said.
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