India has announced it will sign the much-trumpeted 126-aircraft MMRCA deal worth $12 billion in September. But will it? Unlikely
After a long break, foreign arms purchases are firmly back on New Delhi’s agenda. But given the new trends dictating the country’s defence needs, indigenous R&D needs to buck up
The world’s biggest defence deal could come through soon. However, the US seems determined to change the rules midway.
It is a matter of concern that our Defence Minister reacts to most problems saying it’s a “matter of concern”. High time he stopped being just concerned and did something.
It is low on money, officers, equipment and strategic vision. It just does not seem to have what it takes to fight a war—and win.
What has the Kargil war taught us? How do we ensure there is no repeat? What has changed in strategy, tactics and technology in the past 10 years?