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Five Indian hydropower projects being built on tributaries of the Indus, over which Pakistan has raised objections, are at various stages of implementation in the Indus river basin, the Lok Sabha was informed today.

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Russia's refusal to share vital technology with India has doomed India's cherished project of developing its very own fifth generation stealth fighter.

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Pakistan is entering a new era of relations with both China and Russia – no doubt about that – but what does it mean for relations with the U.S.?

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India has commenced work on developing Iran’s Chabahar Port and will soon select a private player for the development of a multipurpose berth and a port terminal at an estimated investment of $85 million.

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A whopping Rs 4 lakh crore ($59-bn) worth of military procurement involving 136 proposals were cleared by the government in the last three years as part of efforts to modernise the armed forces.

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A push to “Make in India” policy in defence procurements by Manohar Parrikar has started showing results after he left as the defence minister to take back the reigns of Goa as its chief minister.

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Three youth were killed on Tuesday and 18 others were injured as security forces clashed with stone- pelters trying to disrupt an anti-militancy operation which ended with the killing of a militant in Budgam district of Kashmir.

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On March 2, a suspected U.S. drone strike inside Pakistan killed two Taliban militants in the country’s tribal region — the first drone attack in the country since Donald Trump became president.

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India is keen to sign multi-billion-dollar defence deals with Israel for anti-tank missiles, drones and other defence equipment, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit expected to be in mid-2017.

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s planned visit to Israel this summer, the first by an Indian head of state, has not led to any protest from the Arab world, according to Bobby Ghosh, editor-in-chief of the mass circulation Hindustan Times.

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India's Ministry of Defence (MoD) is set to begin contract negotiations for the purchase of 56 Airbus Defence and Space (DS) C295 medium transport aircraft (MTA) for the Indian Air Force (IAF) to replace the service's ageing fleet of Avro 748M transports.

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Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah has said that the Pakistan Navy will continue to play a significant role in sustenance of peace and stability in the Indian Ocean region in the midst of complex, challenging and evolving contemporary security environment.

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Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba today unveiled an integrated aviation meteorological system which is expected to bring accuracy in weather monitoring mechanism in the Indian Navy.

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Asia is a key part of Moscow-based Rostec State Corp.’s plan to become one of the world’s top five defence companies within a decade, according to a senior executive.

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A grenade packed with spicy jelly, which causes irritation in the eyes on exploding, is likely to be included in the weaponry of security forces in Kashmir for quelling violent protests but pellet guns will stay.

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The Indian Navy commissioned the first of eight landing craft utility vessels that are built for the navy by Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers.

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Snapping of Indo-Pak peace talks by India due to militant attacks has only benefited the terrorists, Pakistan’s new envoy to the US Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said.

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India, which has set its eyes to be a serious player in the multi-billion dollar satellite industry, has roped in the private sector to manufacture satellites.

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