Nearly 12,000 people on our radar and over 500 arrested: OP Singh
Uttar Pradesh’s director general of police OP Singh said that the police is taking all precautions – from posting adequate forces, foot patrolling by senior police officers and district magistrates meeting religious leaders. He said they have done over 6,000 peace committee meetings and met nearly 5,800 religious leaders.
Army warns officials against 150 fake social media profiles who target personnel for sensitive information
An official said in recent times t...
Russia reaffirms support to India's counter-terror actions
Russia reaffirmed its strong support to India in effectively dealing with terroris...
IAF choppers transport wreckage of pvt aircraft that crashed near Kedarnath shrine
The aircraft of UT Air Pvt limited had crashed a few days ago at an altitude of 11,500 ft at the Kedarnath helipad, just short of the holy shrine, they said.
89% of Maoist violence in 30 districts in 2018: Ministry of Home Affairs
The banned Communist Party of India-Maoist continues to be the most potent among the various Maoist outfits in the country and accounted for more than 88 per cent of total LWE violent incidents and resultant deaths, said the Union Home Ministry's annual report, which was released last week.
IAF successfully test fires Brahmos surface-to-surface missile from mobile platform
BrahMos Aerospace, an India-Russian joint venture, produces the missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft, or from land platforms.
Bengaluru to be backbone for Gripen offering to IAF: Saab
Swedish defence major Saab responded to the initial tender by the IAF for its Multi Role Fighter Aircraft in July 2018 with its Gripen E MRFA. Saab's Ola Rignell said on Thursday that Bengaluru will be the "backbone" for the Gripen aircraft.
Defence ministry to seek Cabinet nod for prototype of desi stealth jet
The defence establishment plans to seek the Cabinet Committee on Security’s approval for the detailed design and prototype development of the advanced medium combat aircraft by early next year with the IAF committed to the development of FGFA.
Army to create structures for operational synergies with Navy, IAF
In a landmark military reform, PM Modi in his Independence Day speech on August 15 announced that the country will have a chief of defence staff (CDS) to bring synergy in functioning of the Army, Navy and Air Force.
India's MiG 29 to fly with Eurofighter Typhoon in Oman
The Indian Air Force will be flying its MiG 29 (UPG) and C-17 Globemaster alongside Oman's Eurofighter Typhoon and F-16, in this bilateral exercise.Exercise Eastern Bridge V is being held at the Air Force Base Masirah in Oman from October 17-26.
IAF can deal with banned pilatus to maintain trainers
The exemption has been given for the ‘uninterrupted sustenance’ of the fleet of 75 aircraft that forms an important part of the training programme for new pilots.
'Saarang' helicopter, Suryakiran aircraft teams dazzle at Indian Air Force Day celebrations
Indian Air Force (IAF) celebrated 87th anniversary on Air Force Day at Hindon Air Base in Ghaziabad. Army Chief General Bipin Rawat and IAF ...
PM's new aircraft will be flown by IAF pilots but maintained by Air India
However, the new wide-body planes will be maintained by Air India Engineering Services Limited (AIESL), a subsidiary of the Indian national carrier.
IAF's Sukhois to get more advanced avionics, radars
The IAF is also finalising with Russia the procurement of 12 more Sukhois to replace the ones lost in crashes, which will be built by defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics.
Squadrons which participated in Balakot air strike awarded citations on IAF Day
The IAF was founded on October 8, 1932, and the force has participated in several crucial wars and landmark missions.
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