Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 15:04
India's decision to increase FDI in defence is seen as a long-awaited positive move in the US, but major American defense industry players noted that there is unlikely to be a rush towards the country unless New Delhi is ready with fairly applied regulations.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 23:12
The private Indian defence sector has taken "unprecedented toll" due to the depreciating value of rupee in the recent past and will have tough times ahead with the free fall of the currency, an industry body said Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 09:51
With futuristic warfare in mind, India is working to develop robotic soldiers as part of efforts to boost unmanned fighting capabilities, joining a select group of countries in this endeavour.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 11:27
By the end of 2014, Indian fighter planes could be equipped with indigenously-developed `glide bombs`, which will be guided to their targets for precision attacks.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2013, 15:50
A new defence procurement policy came into force on Saturday which aims at enhancing transparency.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 17:20
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said Wednesday the government is considering raising the foreign direct investment limit in defence sector at least to 49 percent from the existing 26 percent.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 23:26
India’s major defence deals have come under the scanner with majority of them involving an external vendor.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 09, 2013, 14:59
Mahindra and Mahindra on Friday said it will acquire 26 percent stake in its defence joint venture with BAE Systems, ending their three-year old partnership.
Last Updated: Monday, February 04, 2013, 11:37
A large industry delegation from the US will participate at Aero India 2013 in Bangalore showcasing advanced capabilities geared towards India's air, land, naval, and internal security systems needs.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 03, 2013, 09:55
A former Army officer has sought speeding up a project to enhance lethality and mobility of the foot soldier by turning him into a "a self-contained fighting machine".
Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 14:22
Navy chief Admiral DK Joshi also stressed on the need for the local industry to increase indigenisation in the critical defence technology sector.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013, 16:33
Entrepreneurs have immense opportunity in the defence sector as projects worth 30 per cent of the defence budget is open for them.
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