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  1. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Most citizens support military rule in the world’s largest democracy

    SOURCE: CNBC India, the world’s largest democracy, is showing an appetite for military rule — a potential indicator that the country’s...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  2. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Bullet-proof car, special weapons from US, five-tier security for Ivanka Trump’s Hyderabad...

    SOURCE: Hindustan Times Indian and US agencies will throw a five-tier security ring around US President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  3. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: UNSC permanent members unnerved by prospect of India’s nominee winning ICJ election: Observers

    SOURCE: PTI The permanent members of the UN Security Council are ‘unnerved’ by the prospect of India’s nominee Dalveer Bhandari winning...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  4. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army says it is taking steps to ‘plug gaps along LoC’ to counter...

    SOURCE: PTI The Indian Army is taking measures to bring better technology and smart components to plug the porous terrain along the Line...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  5. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: MoS Defence pitches for ‘zero tolerance’ to terrorism

    SOURCE: ANI Minister of State (MoS) Defence Subhash Bhamre on Monday said that there is zero tolerance to the terrorism. Talking to...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  6. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: China dismisses Pakistan general's allegation of RAW sabotaging CPEC

    [IMG]Chairman of Pakistan's Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mehmood Hayat on November 14 said had accused India of...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  7. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: China objects to Kovind's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

    [IMG]India has dismissed Beijing's objections, maintaining that Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of the country. Continue reading...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  8. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Another youth shuns militancy, returns home

    [IMG]A police spokesman said, "Responding to the appeal of parents one more youth, who had joined militants, returns home in South...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  9. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: North Korea may have ICBM capable of reaching U.S. this year, says South

    [IMG]No sign of an imminent nuclear test had been detected, though the North's Punggye-ri complex appears ready for another detonation...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  10. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: New long range missile may be inducted into PLA next year: Report

    [IMG]The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force on Sunday showed five models of China's homemade conventional and nuclear missiles....

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  11. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: China objects to Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh, says India shouldn’t...

    SOURCE: PTI China on Monday strongly objected to President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh, saying India should refrain...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  12. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: India emerging as regional power and global model, writes Kanwal Sibal

    SOURCE: Hindustan Times India is steadily rising on the international stage. From the day the country became independent, it has faced...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  13. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: After footballer’s return, another militant is back home in Kashmir

    SOURCE: Hindustan Times A Kashmiri man who had joined a militant group has returned home, officials said on Monday, days after a...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  14. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Delhi hosts its first global Military Medicine Congress

    SOURCE: DNA INDIA The Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS), under the aegis of the Ministry of Defence, has organised the 42nd World...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  15. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: India in the global matrix: We must deepen bilateral relations with Japan and the US

    SOURCE: DNA INDIA With the dismantling of trade barriers and the exponential increase of cross-border economic activity, the nature of...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  16. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Pakistan rejection of China’s dam aimed at showing OBOR in line with global rules

    [IMG]New Delhi had lodged protests with both China and Pakistan over the Diamer Bhasha dam and other Chinese-funded projects in PoK....

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  17. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Satellite signals give hope for missing Argentine submarine

    [IMG]Boats searching for the German-built ARA San Juan on the ocean surface struggled against waves of up to 6 meters (20 feet), navy...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  18. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Donald Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

    [IMG]It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S.military has prepared for doomsday - the day America gets into a nuclear shooting...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  19. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: 'Killing of terrorists has resulted in remarkable change in the security situation in Kashmir'

    [IMG]"Approximately 125-130 terrorists killed this year belonged to the hinterland of Kashmir Valley, resulting in a remarkable change...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  20. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Rescuers battle storm, giant waves in search for missing Argentine submarine

    [IMG]There has been no contact with the ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric submarine with 44 crew members aboard, since early...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:30 AM
  21. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: ISIS’ first attack in India? Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Kashmir’s Zakura

    SOURCE: DNA INDIA Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried the attack in Zakura area of Srinagar on November 17....

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  22. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Sustained operations in Kashmir led to ‘remarkable change’ in situation: Army

    SOURCE: ENS A day after six “foreign” militants were killed in an encounter in north Kashmir’s Hajin area, the Army said sustained...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  23. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: ‘Flying Radar’: Russian A-100 AWACS Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight

    SOURCE: SPUTNIK NEWS Russia’s A-100, the most advanced airborne early warning and control aircraft (or AWACS), made its maiden flight,...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  24. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Are you Mujahideen or Pakistan’s proxy: Army, JK cops hit out at ‘local terrorists’

    SOURCE: ZEE MEDIA The Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday lashed out at local terrorists, questioning their ethics. “It’s...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  25. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: J&K: LeT militants tried to flee after encounter with forces in Bandipora

    SOURCE: DECCAN CHRONICLE Six Lashkar-e-Tayyaba militants and a Garud commando of the Indian Air Force were killed and an Army soldier...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  26. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Tejas world-class fighter jet, plays defined role: HAL chief

    [IMG]HAL chairman and managing director T Suvarna Raju said most of the 42 modifications in Tejas sought by the IAF, including...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  27. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: NSCN-K 'Finance Secretary' arrested in Meghalaya

    [IMG]The outfit was declared a terrorist organisation after Khaplang's rebels went on a killing spree, attacking Indian soldiers in...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  28. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Success against terror due to free hand given to forces: Minister

    [IMG]"The free hand given to security forces to perform with professional freedom is behind such back to back successes. This is...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  29. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Nearly 200 terrorists killed this year, claims army

    [IMG]Six Pakistani militants of the LeT, including the nephew of Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, were gunned down in...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  30. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Pakistan Defence's Twitter account suspended for posting morphed photo of Indian girl

    [IMG]Indian netizens who noticed the post cried foul and pointed out that it was a doctored version of a photo shared by Delhi...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 6:02 AM
  31. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: In Radicalising Kashmir’s Young, Authorities See More Than One Culprit

    SOURCE: NDTV By all accounts, it was a moving video appeal by Majid Khan’s mother, which went viral on social media that persuaded the...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  32. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Fear of Prithvi missiles drove Pakistan to transfer nuclear technology to North Korea

    SOURCE: OneIndia News With an eccentric despot like Kim Jong-un at the helm and a nuclear arsenal at its disposal, North Korea has...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  33. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Govt has taken note of ISIS claim: Union Minister Jitendra

    SOURCE: PTI The Centre has taken note of reports about global terror group ISIS claiming an attack in the Kashmir Valley that left a...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  34. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Magellan Aerospace to invest ?143 crore on manufacturing facility in Bengaluru

    SOURCE: THE HINDU Construction of the new manufacturing and assembly facility of Magellan Aerospace gathered pace with the Canadian...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  35. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: India-China have great potential together: The Dalai Lama

    SOURCE: ANI The Dalai Lama on Sunday said India and China”have a great potential together.” “India and China have a great potential....

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  36. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Chinese military sets up website to report leaks, fake news

    [IMG]The new website is an effort to implement the guiding spirit of the Congress and will help maintain a "clear internet space"...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  37. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Government doing everything to make India proud on security, defence fronts: Ajit Doval

    [IMG]The NSA was speaking at the launch of "The Nationalist", a biography of A M Naik, chairman of engineering and construction giant...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  38. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Nephew of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi among 6 militants killed in J-K encounter

    [IMG]The search operation resulted in an encounter when the militants hiding there fired on the search party of the security forces, who...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  39. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Disconnect between Pakistan Army HQ and troops along LoC: Indian Army

    [IMG]Indian Army's DGMO Lt Gen A K Bhatt told his Pakistani counterpart that Indian troops will continue to take all retaliatory...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  40. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Indian and Myanmar Army to conduct joint military exercise

    [IMG]The joint exercise is the first of its kind military training exercise on United Nations Peacekeeping Operations (UNPKO) between...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 20, 2017 at 5:31 AM
  41. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: ‘We Are Ready To Transfer Space-Grade Tech To Industry’

    SOURCE: OUTLOOK INDIA India’s push towards completing the transition to electric vehicles by 2030 hinges on building an ecosystem that...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  42. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: This day in 1962, at Rezangla, Ladakh

    SOURCE: THE PRINT It is a sad but touching fact that nations and militaries tend to have stronger, more durable memories of their...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  43. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: There’s One Clear Winner When Us, India, Japan And Co. Gang Up On China. It Is …

    SOURCE: SCMP The grouping of “like-minded” democracies comprising Japan, the US, Australia and India to buttress the rising power of...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  44. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Union Min seeks futuristic proposal to make State defence manufacturing hub

    SOURCE: ENS Defence Minister Nirmala Seetharaman has asked the Tamil Nadu government to submit a futuristic proposal before the Global...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  45. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Indian Navy ships take part in fleet review in Thailand

    SOURCE: DECCAN CHRONICLE In pursuance of India’s Act East policy and demonstration of India’s commitment to peace and stability in the...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  46. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: PM Modi only world statesman to stand up to China on OBOR: Top US expert

    [IMG]"But the US government, until now and this is a five-year-old initiative if you count the early part of it, has been silent," he...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  47. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: US military reports 20,348 sexual assaults in 4 years

    [IMG]The Pentagon estimated that 32 per cent of service members experiencing sexual assaults in the 2016 fiscal year, up from 25 per...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  48. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Pakistan NSA Nasser Khan Janjua accuses India of creating 'two-front situation'

    [IMG]Janjua said that Pakistan wants peace in Afghanistan, but is under stress due to involvement of India which wants to create a "two...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  49. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Argentine submarine goes missing with 44 crew members on board -navy

    [IMG]Balbi said the submarine, which left the southern city of Ushuaia for Mar del Plata, both in Argentina, has food supply for several...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM
  50. The Watcher posted a new thread.

    News Feed: Iraqi forces retake last IS-held town in country

    [IMG]Rawa was earlier bypassed in an offensive by the Iraqi army that resulted in the recapture of the strategically important border...

    Forum: Defence News

    Nov 19, 2017 at 6:03 AM