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Pakistan Army protests cross-border attacks by India

Pakistan's Director General of Military Operations protested Indian attacks on the Line of Control in Kashmir in a meeting with his Indian counterpart.According to a statement released by the Indian side, Pakistan complained that Indian Army had killed four Pakistani soldiers and one civilian by cross-border firing.India and Pakistan are

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Reliance Infra defence unit inks one more deal to help with Rafale work

Reliance Defence, the defence-focused subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure, said it entered into yet another agreement with an overseas company. This time, the company said it tied up with Daher Aerospace, France, a supplier of integrated systems for aeroplanes."Daher Aerospace is tier one manufacturer in Aerostructures segment comprising Fuselage Sections

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Anil Ambani Group ties up with Thales for Rafale contracts

Reliance Defence, the defence manufacturing arm of the Anil Ambani group, said it will form a joint venture in India with global defence manufacturer Thales to carry out some contracts related to the Rafale jet deal.The Indian company will hold 51% of the equity while the foreign entity will

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Jammu & Kashmir saw big jump in terrorist infiltration in 2016

The number of militants who have successfully crossed over into Kashmir via the Indo-Pak border is estimated to have risen almost four fold in 2016, according to data released by the home ministry today.Against 33 estimated successful infiltration in 2015,119 militants are estimated to have crossed over in 2016, the numbers show.The

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Premier Explosives secures Rs 27 crore order from Bharat Dynamics Limited

Premier Explosives, a Hyderabad based commercial explosives manufacturer, said it has won a Rs 27.7 crore order from Bharat Dynamics Limited for the supply of booster grains.The order will be delivered by end of June next year, said the company.Booster grains are used as solid fuel for missiles.Premier had delivered

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Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infra to make Rafale jet parts in India under JV with Dassault Aviation

Reliance Anil Ambani group said itś unit Reliance Aerospace entered into a joint venture with Dassault Aviation, a French aircraft manufacture.The partnership between Reliance and Dassault will also focus on promoting Research and development projects under the IDDM program (Indigenously Designed, Developed and Manufactured), a new initiative of India’s Defence

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India, Russia begin joint military exercises even as Russians arrive in Pakistan for joint drill

The eighth edition of India-Russia Joint Military Exercise ‘INDRA-2016’ has begun in the Ussiriysk district of Vladivostok in Russia, even as Russian forces arrived in Pakistan on its first ever-joint military drill.Main focus of the Indo-Russian joint exercise is on ‘Counter-Terrorism Operations in semi mountainous and jungle terrain under United

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BEL to invest Rs 300 cr on India’s largest night-vision production facility in AP

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) will set up a advanced night vision products factory spanning over 50 acres at Nimmaluru Village near Machilipatnam in Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh by investing Rs 300 cr over a period of 4 years.The advanced night vision products factory at Nimmaluru will enable BEL to

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Tata inks deal with US co to explore production of Javelin missiles in India

Tata Power and Javelin Joint Venture have signed an agreement to explore the production of a anti-armour missile system to meet Indian requirements, the Indian company said.The system will include using the missile on ground combat vehicles or via infantry or helicopters, said the company. The agreement was signed via

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Bharat Electronics to make night vision products for defence forces

Bharat Electronics Ltd will set up a factory at Nimmaluru in Andhra Pradesh to make advanced night-vision products for the defence forces, the company said.Factory will enable BEL to expand its electro-optics business and carry out manufacturing and integration for the ongoing and upcoming projects, it added.Factory will be built in

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