India’s staggered procurement, two-points of ‘fear’ for Industry

IDD Analysis After India’s newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff, General Bipin Rawat announced that the military will do only ‘staggered  procurements’ of weapons,  equipment, systems and platforms, it  has thrown up two issues necessitating immediate answers from the Government to address ‘fears’ of the industry. Firstly, such a move could jeopardize big-ticket acquisitions –

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India faces ‘dilemmas’ in reform process: Brookings

IDD Bureau India has taken ‘very few of the necessary steps’ to address problem of defence industrial indigenisation, it faces a number of ‘dilemmas’ towards its reform process, says a latest report of think-tank Brookings, India Chapter. It goes on to suggest that without corrective steps being taken, India will continue to struggle in its

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Balakot op experience unmatchable: Woman IAF officer who helped intercept Pakistan’s planes

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NEW DELHI: Yudh Seva medal awardee Minty Agarwal, a woman IAF officer who played a key role as flight controller during the aerial combat with Pakistan in February, on Thursday said the experience of being part of the Balakot operation was “unmatchable” to anything in the world. On conferred the coveted military honour, she said

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