Manohar Parrikar: Reluctant Defence Minister who pushed Make in India agenda to the heart of military procurements

By Vishal Thapar

A gentleman politician, he was one of India's most colourful and amiable Defence Ministers


Used in Balakot airstrike, Spice Bombs & Litening pods being made in India

By Vishal Thapar

In the spotlight after the path breaking Indian airstrike on the Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camp at Balakot in Pakistan on February 26, the Spice smart bomb fired with telling effect from Mirage-2000 fighters, and the Litening precision targeting pods which enabled the hits are being made in India.


Have proof that Balakot air strike had desired effect: India

By Vishal Thapar

IAF insists PAK F-16 shot down, contests Pak "disinformation" on LoC dogfight, stresses "heightened state of military readiness"


India gets a National War Memorial in the heart of New Delhi

By Vishal Thapar

Supreme Sacrifice by 25,942 troops since Independence gets a place of honour: All ceremonial wreath laying to shift from India Gate to new Memorial


‘We Continue to Enhance our Capacity to Cater to Imminent Security Situations’: COAS

Interaction of Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief of SP’s Land Forces with the Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Bipin Rawat


Opportunities for MSMEs in Defence Sector

'It's the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) which are the real power sectors and government is ready to support and ease the complexities in the defence procedures', said the Defence Minister, during the joint seminar on 'Opportunities for MSMEs in Defence Sector', organized by FISME in association with SP Guide Publications.

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