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  • Gaganyaan: Astronauts-elect complete training on abnormal descent module landing in Russia

    The four astronauts-elect for India's first manned space mission 'Gaganyaan' have completed training in Russia on crew actions in the event of an abnormal descent module landing, Glavkosmos, a subsidiary of Russian space organisation Roscosmos, has said.

  • No compromise on territorial integrity: India to China during 5th round of military talks

    The Indian Army has categorically conveyed to China's PLA at the fifth round of military talks it will not compromise on India's territorial integrity, and clearly said disengagement of troops from Pangong Tso and a few other friction points in eastern Ladakh should be completed at the earliest.

  • Army commanders of India and China hold fifth round of talks on border row

    India has pressed for complete disengagement of Chinese troops at the earliest from Pangong Tso and a couple of other friction points in eastern Ladakh during the nearly 11-hour-long intense negotiations between senior commanders of the two armies.

  • China formally launches BeiDou navigation satellite system to rival America's GPS

    China has formally launched full global services of its BeiDou-3 Navigation Satellite System (BDS) to rival the widely-used American GPS and provide independent navigation structure for its increasingly modernising military.


From MiG-21 to Mirage to Rafale jets: A look at India's key fighter aircraft acquisitions

From MiG-21 to Mirage to Rafale jets: A look at India's key fighter aircraft acquisitions From opting for the Russian Mikoyan-Gurevich Design Bureau-made MiG-21 in 1961 to receiving the first batch of five French-manufactured Rafale multi-role combat jets on Wednesday, India has come a long way in boosting its air-strike prowess.

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