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Know about India's new K9 Vajra, M777 howitzers

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduced K9 Vajra and M777 howitzer guns to the nation at a ceremony at Deolali artillery centre in Maharshtra on November 8th. Know about the features of India's new K9 Vajra, M777 howitzers

Jan 26, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Yearender 2018: Recap of top Indian military developments

A powerful military not only has an edge during times of conflict but ensures peace by keeping possibly nefarious designs of enemies at bay.

Dec 25, 2018, 08:20 AM IST

Indian Army adds more muscle with K9 Vajra, M777 howitzers and field artillery tractors

The induction ceremony was attended by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.

Nov 09, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

Indian Army to induct K9 Vajra and M777 Howitzer guns on Friday

The Indian Army will on Friday formally induct two state of the art gun systems – K9 Vajra and M777 Howitzer – at a ceremony in Devlali in Maharashtra. The event will be attended by Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat and Minister of State Subhash Bhamre, among others.

Nov 09, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Know all about Indian Army's latest self-propelled gun K9 VAJRA-T 155mm/ 52 calibre howitzer

The gun developed and built by developed by Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Defence is likely to enter service by the end of May 2018

May 08, 2018, 13:21 PM IST