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Defence Matters-2

1 The super power US and Russia intend to cater to all the defence requirements for India, and competing with each other with all might to win the contracts, be it missiles, helicopters or fighters. India remains its the guinea … Continue reading

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Defence Matters-1

1 Four years ago on 15 August, Modi made the clarion call for “Make in India”, “come make in India, we have steel…we have discipline, we have resolve.. sell anywhere, (but) make in India”, “satellites to submarines”, implying immense potential … Continue reading

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Defence Matters

1 Rafale Deal: I have certainly few pertinent questions not for ministers but for the IAF decision makers who decide on import, technologies and add-ons in the contracts, that were hard to understand, appreciate and digest.Deal,made in 2015 was for … Continue reading

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Localisation of Defence Production

1 Has finally the Indian Air Force (IAF), which has long opposed the large-scale induction of the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), been given charge of manufacturing the Tejas in the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) complex in Bengaluru? What will … Continue reading

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Defence Production Potentials & Policy-My Views

1 One more major government policy- the defence production policy (DPP-2018) for making India manufacturing hub, one of the top five manufacturers of military equipment and platforms in next 10 years, is coming next month. PTI reports. It aims to … Continue reading

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कुछ दिल की, कुछ दिमाग़ की-१

१ नीतीश कुमार अब पंद्रह या ज़्यादा साल से बिहार की गद्दी पर हैं और उनके पास अब कोई दूसरा बहाना नहीं है बिहार की चिरस्थायी बदहाली का. नीतीश ने कुछ सराहनीय क़दम उठाये जिसमें शराबबन्दी, दहेज और बाल बिबाह … Continue reading

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Noida Authority and Ad hoc Projects

For last four years or so, most in F-Block would have seen or heard about at least two-three major projects of real interest coming up that can make the life of residents better in many ways. 1. Community Centre or … Continue reading

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