Category: Defence Current Affairs

India Test Fired Akash Missile – a Home-Made Radio Frequency Seeker

India successfully test fired its indigenous built Akash Missile on Tuesday (5-12-2017). This is for the first time that a home-made radio frequency seeker missile has been test fired by India. It will be inducted into Indian Army in the category of Short Range Surface to Air Missile (SRSAM). Talking about features of Akash Missile, […]

Nirmala Sitharaman elected IDSA President

Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has been elected as president of IDSA (Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis). It is a customary in Indian system that current Defence minister is elected as IDSA president. So, election of Nirmala Sitharaman as president of IDSA held on November 23, was also unanimous. Below are the other member […]

SAMPRITI 7 – India Bangladesh joint exercise begins in Meghalaya

SAMPRITI 2017 - India Bangladesh joint exercise begin

India Bangladesh joint exercise Sampriti-7 has begun in Meghalaya. The counter-terrorist training exercise between Indian Army and Bangladesh started from 6th and will end on 18th November 2017. It will took place at India’s Jungle Warfare School at Vairengte in Mizoram and at the Joint Training Node at Umroi in Meghalaya. This is the seventh edition […]

World’s Highest Motorable road Built in Ladakh at 19,300 feet by BRO

Highest Motorable road of World Built in Ladakh at 19,300 feet by BRO

The Border Roads Organization (BRO) has constructed World’s Highest Motorable road in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh region under the “Project Himank“. The road passing through Umling La Top has been built at height over 19,300 feet. The length of the road is 54-km. It goes through Umling La Top and connects villages Chisumle and Demchok located […]

UP Government’s Double Exgratia Amount for police officials Martyred on Duty

Uttar Pradesh Government led by CM Yogi Yogi Adityanath has declared that the double exgratia amount for police officials who dies on duty will be paid by the UP government. CM Yogi made this announcement while speaking at Police Commemoration Day Parade in Lucknow. Main Take Aways from double exgratia amount for police : Current exgratia amount […]

USA to Provide EMALS technology to India for aircraft carriers

The United States has agreed to provide crucial EMALS (Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System) technology to Indian navy. EMALS technology will be used by Indian Navy’s future aircraft carrier as informed by Trump administration to India. EMLAS History India had requested to US for the Electromagnetic Launch System (EMLAS) during the time when Obama was the […]

India Signed MoU With Myanmar to Upgrade Women’s Police Training Center at Yamethin

India Signed MoU With Myanmar to Upgrade Women's Police Training Center at Yamethin

In a meeting led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Cabinet gave approval on the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Myanmar for upgrading Women’s Police Training Center at Yamethin, Myanmar. The MoU covers upgradation of the Yamethin Women’s Police Training Center to additionally enlarge the abilities of the Myanmar Government to build capacities […]

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