Tag Archives: Military

  • In first winter stay, 1,800 Chinese troops camping at Doklam

    Around 1,600 - 1,800 Chinese troops have now virtually established a permanent presence in the Doklam area, near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet trijunction, with the construction of two helipads. ...

  • India and Japan sign deals on military, train sales, nukes

    Japan and India signed agreements Saturday that could pave the way for Tokyo to supply New Delhi with military aircraft and high-speed trains. ...

  • Pakistan test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile

    Pakistan test-fired a nuclear-capable ballistic missile, two days after the government confirmed it would resume high-level peace talks with India. ...

  • Why China is far from ready to meet the US on a global battlefront

    The trick for the United States is to avoid going to war with China on China’s terms without also surrendering the western Pacific to Chinese control. ...

  • India tests long-range missile from mobile launcher

    India on Saturday succeeded for the first time in using a mobile launcher to test-fire a long-range missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead deep inside rival China. ...

  • China to hold military parade to ‘frighten Japan’

    China will this year hold its first large-scale military parade since 2009, reports said on Tuesday, with one key goal described as being to "frighten Japan". ...

  • Fighter jet MiG29K commissioned into Indian Navy

    New-age fighter aircraft MiG29K was commissioned into the Indian Navy in the presence of Defence Minister AK Antony at INS Hansa near Panaji. ...

  • Indian military might worries China

    China at present is most concerned about India's maritime and aerospace capabilities, according to Dr Lora Saalman, associate, Nuclear Policy Programme at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, Beijing. ...

  • China defends massive growth in military spending

    Newly installed Chinese leader Xi Jinping faces a key test of his campaign to end corruption and reduce extravagance when outlays for the politically influential military are announced Tuesday. ...

  • Secretive Chinese military unit behind hacking attacks uncovered

    A secretive Chinese military unit based in Unit 61398 in Shanghai is believed to be behind a prolific series of hacking attacks around the world. ...