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  • India expands delivery & fissile material production, as China works on newer delivery systems
    New Delhi: India continues to develop new systems capable of delivering nuclear weapons and is expanding its capacity to produce fissile material for military purposes, says SIPRI’s latest data. At the same time, China is in the process of deploying new nuclear weapon delivery systems. SIPRI has estimated that India possessed 60–80 nuclear weapons in […]
  • Bangladesh Navy Ships BNS Ali Haider, BNS Nirmul at Mumbai
    Mumbai: Bangladesh Navy Ships Ali Haider and Nirmul are on a goodwill visit to Mumbai from 21 to 23 May 14. The ships are commanded by Capt Mohammad Anwar Hussain and Cdr Tanzim Faruq respectively and have a combined complement of 320 personnel. The ships are enroute to Lebanon as part of United Nations Interim […]
  • Switzerland referendum stops Gripen E procurement
    Bern: Swedish Defence Major SAAB suffered a setback after a Swiss national referendum held on Sunday said no to the funding law for Gripen. The Gripen E procurement process in Switzerland has stopped. Swiss Parliament in 2013 had okayed to procure 22 Gripen E. “For Saab, the Gripen E programme continues according to plan, with […]

RSS Opinion

  • India’s Exceptional Diplomatic Adroitness and President’s Vietnam visit
    President Pranab Mukherjee visit to Vietnam for three days from 14-17 September barely two days before Chinese President Xi Jinping visit to India on September 17 clearly reflects exceptional diplomatic dexterity. This, even though to a very limited extent, mirrors the same attitude that China showed when Atal Bihari Vajpayee as the then foreign Minister was […]

RSS Sports

  • UFA Sports to market for the International Premier Tennis League
    Dubai: The International Premier Tennis League and UFA Sports have signed an extensive cooperation agreement. UFA Sports will act as the exclusive marketer of the worldwide media rights of the International Premier Tennis League. The International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) is a brand new team tennis format played across several countries in Asia with its […]