Category: Defence Current Affairs

Indian Military ranked Fourth in World by Global Firepower

Global Firepower ranked has placed Indian military at fourth place in terms of global military prowess. The global index was prepared by considering 133 countries. India is only behind of US, Russia and China in the list. Indian neighbour Pakistan is placed at 13th place in Global Firepower (GFP) list 2017. India has managed to […]

India successfully test-fires Nag ATGM in desert conditions

India on Wednesday successfully test fired Anti Tank Guided Missiles (ATGM) Nag in desert conditions. Nag ATGM is developed by country’s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). With the desert test of Nag ATGM, developmental trials of the misslile are complete and it is ready for induction now. Nag ATGM Missile Nag is third generation […]

DRDO Carried Rustom 2 drone test flight

India’s premier Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully tested flight of its Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle RUSTOM 2 in Karnataka. Rustom-2 is medium-altitude long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The test flight is even more important because it is first flight in user configuration with higher power engine. It was tested in the presence of […]

Nuclear weapon carrying capability Missile Agni-I flight-tested successfully

India added one more achievement to its nuclear programme on Tuesday after Nuclear weapon carrying capability Missile Agni-I flight-tested successfully. The test was done from test range off the Odisha coast. This was the eighteenth version of Agni-I ballistic missile. About Agni-I Missile Indigenously developed Agni-I missile was introduced to service in 2004. Talking about […]

Sudeep Lakhtakia Appointed New Director General DG of NSG

Senior IPS officer of 1984-batch of Telangana Crade Mr Sudeep Lakhtakia has been appointed as new Director General of NSG (National Security Guard). An order of his appointment as DG of NSG is approved by Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) lead by PM Modi. Lakhtakia will be succeeding retired SP Singh, as Singh is […]

India Attends its First SCO Military Cooperation Meeting

India has attended international military cooperation departments of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meeting for the first time. India has joined the SCO recently last year. Indian delegation was lead by Major General Ajay Seth. Ajay participated in the meeting and discussed the problems faced in cooperation among all SCO countries. As per the officials, […]

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