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India signs $91.6 M contract for SiG Sauer assault rifles in fast track procurement

By Vishal Thapar

Stage set for modernisation of Infantry small arms

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India announces $44.63 billion Defence Budget for 2019-20

By Vishal Thapar

India on February 1 announced an allocation of 3,18,931.22 Crore ($44.63 Billion) for Defence in its interim budget for 2019-20, which was presented to Parliament by the officiating Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi ahead of the general elections in April-May this year.

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PM Modi inaugurates India's first private sector armoured complex in Gujarat

By Vishal Thapar

Currently manufacturing K9 Vajra-T howitzers, L&T seeks to make tanks & combat vehicles at this facility

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2019 set to be a landmark year for military inductions

By Vishal Thapar

From a game-changing missile-firing drone to an Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), key new weapons this year will give India more military muscle, and generate fresh options for the politico-military leadership to address threats.

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‘We Continue to Enhance our Capacity to Cater to Imminent Security Situations’: COAS

Interaction of Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief of SP’s Land Forces with the Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Bipin Rawat

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Opportunities for MSMEs in Defence Sector

'It's the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) which are the real power sectors and government is ready to support and ease the complexities in the defence procedures', said the Defence Minister, during the joint seminar on 'Opportunities for MSMEs in Defence Sector', organized by FISME in association with SP Guide Publications.

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  • Defence Budget 2019-2020
    By Lt. General P.C. Katoch (Retd)

    The Interim Budget speech by the Interim Finance Minister (IFM) on February 1, 2019, covered defence budget allocation for the next fiscal year in precisely 34 words by saying, "Our Defence Budget will be crossing 3,00,000 crore for the first time in 2019-20.