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India Postpones Purchase of 145 Ultra Light Howitzers

India To Postpone Howitzer Purchase: Reports

India's Ministry of Defense has postponed the planned purchase of 145 ultra light howitzers from BAE Systems stating offset obligation issues, according to Defense News. The reason for further delay in formalizing an agreement is that BAE systems ... Defense World, 1 month ago

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Future of the Indian Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019

The published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Indian defense industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry ...
 TickerTech.com6 days ago India defense industry forecast to total US$241.2Bn over the next five years  TransWorldNews1 week ago Defence Fund Not Enough for Imports  New Indian Express2 months ago

Desi Bofors' winter trials a success

NAGPUR: The winter trials of indigenous Bofors type gun formally ended last week in Sikkim. With no accidents being reported, the tests have been considered a success by Ordnance Factory Board (OFB). Sources involved in the trials said the ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Times of India

India's arms imports almost 3 times of China, Pak: ReportThe major suppliers of arms to India were Russia and the US, which for the first time became the second largest arms supplier to India, SIPRI said in its report.

NEW DELHI: India's continuing abject failure to build a robust defence industrial base (DIB) has come to into focus once again, with an international thinktank holding its arms imports are now almost three times as high as those of the second and ...
 Times of India1 month ago India and US to hold top-level meet to bolster military ties  Times of India1 month ago The Collateral Damage from India's Graft Probes  Defense-Aerospace1 month ago Defence deals put on backburner  Oman Tribune1 month ago

In two years, we have a field gun ready; it costs $2 million

During the Kargil War, "a senior Defence Ministry official barged into my office in Pune asking us to immediately produce ammunition for Bofors guns. We made over 100,000 shells. There was no tender, no RFQ, no nothing," Bharat Forge Group Chairman ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
Business Standard India

Where does facilitation stop and bribery begin? (Column: Soliloquy)

Some three decades ago, when I was in the government, I made the acquaintance of a senior bureaucrat in an economic ministry who had the audacity to circulate the equivalent of a note verbale among a select few suggesting that a "consideration" of ...
 ProKerala.com1 month ago

Why Former Army & Police Officers Are Rooting For Narendra Modi....

The formal joining of former Indian Army Chief of Staff General Vikram Singh in BJP must have come as a shot in the arm for Modi's brigade. His joining was preceded by that of the joining of former Commissioner of Mumbai Police Satyapal Singh, ...
 Oneindia1 month ago

Decision on four key defence deals put off

The defence ministry on Monday deferred decisions on four crucial acquisition projects, including the one for procuring 145 M-777 ultra-light howitzers worth $885 million from the US.
 Times of India1 month ago

India's Interim Defence Budget 2014-15: An Appraisal

By IDSA By Laxman K Behera On February 17, 2014, the Finance Minister while presenting the Interim Union Budget 2014-15 to the Parliament, allocated Rs 2,24,000 crore (US$ 37.15 billion as per the prevailing average exchange rate) for the ...
 Eurasia Review1 month ago
Times of India

10% defence outlay hike will only cover inflation

NEW DELHI: There will be no spurt in military modernization. It will continue to meander in its usual slow manner, with the defence outlay being marginally hiked to Rs 224,000 crore in the 2014-15 interim budget. The 10% hike over the previous ...
 Times of India2 months ago
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