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Modi to be first Indian PM to preside over UNSC meeting on August 9
Modi to be first Indian PM to preside over UNSC meeting on August 9
In 1992, then Indian PM PV Narasimha Rao had attended a UNSC meeting but he did not preside over it
India News Network | Mon, Aug 2

India, China hold 12th Corps Commander Level meet, agree to resolve issues in expeditious manner
India, China hold 12th Corps Commander Level meet, agree to resolve issues in expeditious manner
The talks followed the meeting of Indian and Chinese Foreign Ministers in Dushanbe on July14
India News Network | Mon, Aug 2

India, China establish military hotline in north Sikkim
India, China establish military hotline in north Sikkim
These hotlines in various sectors go a long way in maintaining peace and tranquility at the borders, the Ministry of Defence said
India News Network | Mon, Aug 2

Indian Army contingent reaches Russia to participate in exercise INDRA-2021
Indian Army contingent reaches Russia to participate in exercise INDRA-2021
The military drill is aimed at further strengthening mutual confidence and interoperability between the two sides
India News Network | Mon, Aug 2

Over 1 lakh crore allocated to DRDO for modernization of defence: MoS Defence
Over 1 lakh crore allocated to DRDO for modernization of defence: MoS Defence
The modernization projects are being progressed as per the approved capital acquisition plan, said MoS Defence Ajay Bhatt
India News Network | Mon, Aug 2

Maritime security, peacekeeping & counterterrorism to be focus of India’s UNSC Presidency this month
Maritime security, peacekeeping & counterterrorism to be focus of India’s UNSC Presidency this month
India has been taking a principled and forward looking position on various issues
India News Network | Sun, Aug 1

India, Bangladesh revive Haldibari-Chilahati rail route after 56 years
India, Bangladesh revive Haldibari-Chilahati rail route after 56 years
This is the fifth such route of the pre-1965 links to be restored by the two countries
India News Network | Sun, Aug 1

On goodwill visit to UAE, Indian Air Chief RKS Bhadauria will look to further strengthen defence ties
On goodwill visit to UAE, Indian Air Chief RKS Bhadauria will look to further strengthen defence ties
Bilateral defence interactions between India and UAE have been steadily growing
India News Network | Sun, Aug 1

INS Tabar in Sweden to undertake exercise at sea
INS Tabar in Sweden to undertake exercise at sea
This is the first visit of an Indian Navy Ship to Stockholm in nearly two decades
India News Network | Sun, Aug 1

BRICS Counter Terrorism Action Plan finalized, to be adopted next month
BRICS Counter Terrorism Action Plan finalized, to be adopted next month
The plan is aimed at further strengthening result oriented cooperation between BRICS countries
India News Network | Sat, Jul 31

At G20 Culture Ministers meet, MoS Lekhi reiterates India's commitment to international cooperation
At G20 Culture Ministers meet, MoS Lekhi reiterates India's commitment to international cooperation
The G20 Ministers of Culture have adopted the G20 Culture Working Group Terms of Reference
India News Network | Sat, Jul 31

FS Shringla discussed removal of travel restrictions during UK visit
FS Shringla discussed removal of travel restrictions during UK visit
During his visit to the UK, the Foreign Secretary held detailed meetings with his counterparts and met a cross-section of opinion builders
India News Network | Fri, Jul 30

Army Chief Narvane, Nepali counterpart discuss bilateral defence cooperation
Army Chief Narvane, Nepali counterpart discuss bilateral defence cooperation
As close neighbors, India and Nepal share unique ties of friendship and cooperation
India News Network | Fri, Jul 30

India and Russia conclude biennial INDRA NAVY exercise in Baltic Sea
India and Russia conclude biennial INDRA NAVY exercise in Baltic Sea
Initiated in 2003, INDRA NAVY epitomises the long-term strategic relationship between the two navies
India News Network | Fri, Jul 30

Remain vigilant and prepared to take all operational tasks: IAF Chief
Remain vigilant and prepared to take all operational tasks: IAF Chief
The Air Chief was speaking at the Training Command Commanders’ Conference in Bengaluru
India News Network | Fri, Jul 30

Navies of India and Indonesia undertake 36th coordinated patrol
Navies of India and Indonesia undertake 36th coordinated patrol
The drill highlights the high degree of mutual trust, synergy and cooperation between the two navies
India News Network | Fri, Jul 30

Videos

India's big push to indigenise production of defence equipment and systems
India's big push to indigenise production of defence equipment and systems
The Indian defence industry can now manufacture a wide range of items using its own development capabilities
India News Network Video Desk | Tue, Jul 27

Sela Tunnel: India gears up for world’s longest bi-lane road tunnel in Tawang
Sela Tunnel: India gears up for world’s longest bi-lane road tunnel in Tawang
Seen as strategically very important, Sela Tunnel will help India deploy its troops along LAC in quick time
India News Network Videos Desk | Fri, Jul 23

Infographics

Defence Industrial Corridors being set up to boost production, technology development
Defence Industrial Corridors being set up to boost production, technology development
Two such corridors are being developed, one each in the states of Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu
India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, Jul 27

Over 10,000 items on defence production indigenisation list
Over 10,000 items on defence production indigenisation list
The Ministry of Defence had notified indigenisation lists for 101 items in August 2020 and 108 items in May 2021
India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, Jul 20

Disinformation

Failing on all fronts, Pakistan blames India for every wrong on earth
Failing on all fronts, Pakistan blames India for every wrong on earth
Pakistan is moving downhill only because of its own follies and obsession with India
Major General (Retd) Harsha Kakar | Mon, Jul 19

Wrapped in warped mentality, Pakistan falsely accuses India of arms drop in Afghanistan
Wrapped in warped mentality, Pakistan falsely accuses India of arms drop in Afghanistan
Pakistan has done so to damage goodwill among Afghans for India
Shankar Kumar | Tue, Jul 13

China must avoid overreacting to PM Modi’s birthday greetings to Dalai Lama
China must avoid overreacting to PM Modi’s birthday greetings to Dalai Lama
The Tibetan spiritual leader’s personal bonding with Prime Minister Narendra Modi is well known
Shankar Kumar | Thu, Jul 8