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Monday, November 18, 2013

Robotic Critters For Indian Air Force Commandos

The Indian Air Force [IAF] to test the use of highly portable reconnaissance robots for its Special Forces [SF].

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Friday, November 15, 2013

ISRO's Oceansat-2 Helped Predict Cyclone Haiyan

Utilising data collected from 1 of the satellite's payloads to determine the intensity of the calamity, providing advance warning.

Saturday, November 02, 2013

IAF's Fourth C-17A Transporter Flies In [Image Of The Day]

Hi-Res pic of this Boeing-built aircraft, arriving recently, to join the Air Force's existing fleet of 3. Six more to come, estimated by 2014.

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Project EMERALD - Indian Army's Continual Thrust Towards Network-Centricity

Indian Army initiative to implement an Information Technology-enabled eco-system for its Engineering support duties.

Rip Van Winkle - MSM

Blogged - Thursday, August 29, 2013

"Subsequent to recent reports that indicated the Indian Army's [IA] intention to acquire Mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicles [UAV], it recently issued a 'Request For Proposal [RFP' in that regard. While the earlier report suggested that the requirement would be for 20 mini-UAV systems, the number has now been increased to 49."

- Indian Army More Than Doubles Its Mini-UAV Requirements For J&K Operations

The Mainstream Media - October 14-15, 2013

"In the wake of frequent ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC), General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GoC-in-C) Northern Command has issued Request for Proposal (RFP) tender recently for procurement of 49 NK Mini-UAVs for the Army units deployed in Northern Command theatre in J&K."

- Indian Army to buy 49 mini UAVs for J&K

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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

"During the 70s, 80s and 90s, we faced explicit or implicit nuclear threats on several occasions designed to change our foreign policy course," he said.

"Fortunately, our leaders of those times were strong- willed and refused to be deflected. Since we tested and declared our nuclear weapons in 1998, we have not faced any such threats of nuclear blackmail," he said.

- No threats of nuclear blackmail post-Pokhran: NSA

You know you've done the right thing, when an opposition appointee, a powerful figure  at that, can not help but speak in acknowledgement of the positive outcomes of your action.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Agni-series Of India's Ballistic Missiles

The tip of India's Nuclear deterrence spear.

NASR Missile - A Cold War Discard For Future Battlefield Scenario [Hatf-IX]

Islamic Republic of pakistan engaged in deploying a weapon for a scale of battle India has no intention of obliging it with, but one with the potential to imperil the West.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013