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IAF’s Fighter Jet Procurement Plan Moves Forward

The Indian Air Force (IAF)’s plan to acquire 114 combat aircraft to supplement its depleting fleet of fighters has advanced to the next step with the air force submitting list of requirements to the Ministry…

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No End To Begging

- Pakistan receives $2.2-bn from China as 'LOAN' The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday announced that it had received 15 billion Renminbi (RMB) — also known as yuan — equivalent to $2.2 billion,…

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Cochin Shipyard Ltd receives order for 9 vessels

Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) received the formal letter of "Acceptance of Tender" for nine (9) nos. FBOPs from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The order worth Rs.270 crores (price for nine vessels) was bagged by…

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Pakistan is desperately poor. Its army is rich…

I have been writing a lot about the Pakistani army lately. I have written how the Pakistani army deals with dissenting journalists with an iron hand and also, how they are successful in influencing some…

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India to deliver 4 gunship helicopters to Afghanistan…

India is expected to supply four gunship helicopters to Afghanistan by July, with the deliveries falling almost a year behind schedule, people familiar with developments said on Monday. As first reported by Hindustan Times in…