The Uttarakhand Assembly polls are scheduled to be taking place in the first half of 2022.
"The clearance of the joint project between Airbus Defence and Tata Advanced Systems to build the C-295 is a great step forward in the opening up of aviation and avionics projects in India," said the Tata Sons Chairman.
Aware of India’s sensitivity to criticism of its rights record, Austin said at a news conference that it was normal to have 'those kinds of discussions’ with America’s partners.
Lloyd Austin held wide-ranging talks with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and said India is an increasingly important partner amid rapidly shifting international dynamics.
The missiles, having a range of 1,850 metres, can be fired from ground as well as vehicle-based launchers, said the ministry
Currently, India’s drones can only be used for surveillance and reconnaissance but the addition of armed drones will add to India’s military capabilities.
The delivery of the Tejas LCA to the Indian Air Force under the Rs 48,000-crore deal will begin from March 2024.
In October 2018, India had signed a USD 5 billion deal with Russia to buy five units of the S-400 air defence missile systems, despite receiving threats of US sanctions
India and the US signed the landmark defence pact, BECA, that will allow sharing of high-end military technology between the two countries.
The Supreme Court had reserved the verdict on the Rafale deal in May this year.
India had ordered 36 Rafale fighter jets from France in a deal worth Rs 59,000 crore in September 2016.
The AH-64E Apache is one of the world's most advanced multi-role combat helicopters and is flown by the US Army.
A powerful US congressional committee has passed a legislative amendment seeking additional steps to implement the Major Defense Partner designation on India, including through appropriate technology transfers.
If India went ahead with its decision to buy the long-range S-400 missile defense system from Russia, it will have serious implications on Indo-US defence ties, the Trump administration has warned.
J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik says that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was initially not corrupt and did not even take money from the party funds for any unnecessary expenses before becoming the PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday targeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi saying his 'scams' were being unearthed from 'land, air and water'. Modi also called opposition alliance as 'Mahamilawat'
Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday slammed PM Narendra Modi for his 'bhrashtachari' remarks against their late father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.
The BJP on Saturday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi over his alleged link to a defence firm that got offset contract when the UPA was in power
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.