China has drawn international criticism for large-scale building in the South China Sea, although Li said in Australia the development was for civilian purposes only.
Sandwiched between China and India, impoverished Nepal has in recent years ping-ponged between the sphere of influence of Delhi and Beijing as the Asian giants jostle for regional supremacy.
ISIS on its propaganda news agency 'Amaq' claimed responsibility, saying a "Soldier of the Caliphate" carried out the attack on the British Parliament.
India has some concerns over the OBOR, which includes a maze of projects connecting China with Euro-Asia and is floated by Beijing as a connectivity project.
Markey said academic and policy analysts generally agree that Pakistan's army and directorate for ISI exert a controlling influence over most of Pakistan's core state policies.
Without naming any country, Rawat said India will continue to face conventional or non-traditional forms of warfare and the armed forces will have to be ready to deal with any such challenge.
Jim Mattis said the US military must ensure that president and his diplomats always negotiate from a position of strength.
China declared zone, in which aircraft are supposed to identify themselves to Chinese authorities, in the East China Sea in 2013, which US and Japan have refused to recognise.
"Both sides are working out some agreements for assistance for the Nepalese Army," defence ministry spokesman Uttam Prasad Nagila said.
Militants opened fire on the police vehicle escorting the bullet proof car of Shopian MLA, Mohammad Yousuf, which was being brought from Anantnag to Shopian.
"We will continue operating and maintaining the attack helicopter fleet comprising Mi-25/35, Apache and LCH” the Air Chief responded to queries by ET.
Though Israel is a prime weapons supplier to India – it has won major contracts to supply avionics for Russian origin aircraft as well.
MoU was signed between the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team and the US Homeland Security Department on cooperation in the field of Cyber Security in Delhi on January 11.
Doval arrived in the US today on a four-day visit to hold a series of meetings with the top Trump administration officials, including US Defense Secretary James Mattis and National Security Advisor Lt Gen H R McMaster.
This is a list of the top defence stories of today.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis implored lawmakers to approve the Trump Administration's proposed $30 billion defense budget boost on Wednesday.
The F-16 production line in Fort Worth, Texas, will move to South Carolina to make room for production of the F-35, Lockheed Martin announced this week.
The French Ministry of Defense has given the green light for Dassault Aviation to begin developing the Rafale jet's F4 standard.
Britain's Royal Air Force is getting a new pilot training centrifuge facility.
A second Izumo-class helicopter carrier was commissions into service for Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force.
Saab received a Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator at its facility in Sweden, allowing the company to perform new testing with its Gripen fighter.
The Turkish government has contracted FNSS to build armored amphibious assault vehicles.
German government officials are blocking planned weapon deliveries to NATO partner Turkey over concerns the equipment could be misused.
DCNS on Thursday touted the successful sea trials of its Gowind 2500 corvette, which is destined for the Egyptian Navy.
Boeing received a $24.6 million contract modification to supply 18 QF-16 full-scale aerial targets to the U.S. Air Force.
The U.S. Navy placed a $49.8 million order with Elbit Systems for the delivery of 126 helmet display tracker systems associated with MH-60 aircraft.
The U.S. Army is seeking lighter armored vehicle concepts to better prepare for fighting in future battlefields, the service announced.
Kraken Sonar Systems' underwater robotics program is receiving funding from the Canadian government's research organization
Thales Group supplied the Malaysian air force with a new FNPT II Flight and Navigation Procedures Trainer, marking the product's first delivery in the market.
The latest batch of refurbished F-16 Fighting Falcons has been delivered to Indonesia.
ST Engineering has received a contract from Singapore's defense ministry to produce and supply the Next Generation Armored Fighting Vehicle.
The U.S. Air Force placed a $16.9 million order to Northrop Grumman to provide engine overhauls for the branch's KC-10 Extender aircraft.
L-3 Fuzing and Ordnance Systems received a $37 million contract to provide various military fuses for the government of Saudi Arabia.
General Atomics was awarded a $12 million contract to produce various MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle components for the U.S. Air Force.
The U.S. Air Force has invited industry to participate in light attack aircraft experiment.
Afghanistan's air force received four A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft on Monday to support the country's fight against insurgent groups.
David's Sling, Israel's developing mid-tier missile defense system, is set to become operational within weeks, according to local media reports.
Hensoldt and Leonardo have teamed to provide Mode 5 identification-friend-or-foe systems to customers worldwide, the companies announced on Tuesday.
The U.S. Army is to see its troop strength increase by 28,000.
Addressing the growing domestic and international demand for the French fighter aircraft, Dassault and the French Defense Procurement Agency (DGA) will soon begin a six-year development phase of the next-generation Rafale F4. The French Minister of D…
DARPA has recently moved to phase 2 of the Gremlins program which envisions volleys of low-cost, reusable unmanned aerial systems (UASs) that could be launched and later retrieved in mid-air. DARPA selected two teams - one led by Dynetics, the other…
Aware of the growing threat of bomb-laden mini drones that recently emerged in Iraq and Syria, the US Army is rushing to field countermeasures and kinetic effects designed specifically to defeat drones. DRS and Moog are cooperating with RADA to demon…
Research chemists at U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have developed and patented a transparent thermoplastic elastomer armor to reduce weight, inherent in the most bullet-resistant glass while maintaining superior ballistic properties. The therm…
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has added a foliage penetrating (FOPEN) radar to its ELM-2112 family of persistent ground surveillance radars. Unlike other sensors in the ELM-2112 family, the ELM-2112FP operates in the L-band, to enable better pene…
#TU42M @SpokespersonMoD On 30th Mar 88 three TU142Ms arrived at INS Hansa Goa after a flight fm Simferopol (Gvardeyskoye Air Base) pic.twitter.com/hgXft0z5IA— SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) March 24, 2017
which lead to the tracking down and capture of Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan
Makes last 2 J-7s for PLAAF
What Da'ish propaganda releases don't show you...Da'ish inghimasi convoy obliterated by #Iraq's army & Hashd near Badush, west of #Mosul. pic.twitter.com/NvNmzYexlC— Haidar Sumeri (@IraqiSecurity) March 23, 2017
The @AleniaAermacchi #M346 is a great jet to look at. Will #USAF student pilots enjoy these same views in the future? #defense #TX #aviation pic.twitter.com/Be5sKVTNr1— Airheadsfly (@Airheadsfly) March 22, 2017
#London terrorist Abu Izzadeen was a well known British Jihadist. This is him calling for Jihad 5 yrs ago. Why does Britain put up with it? pic.twitter.com/bLvN3NEMi5— Tennessee (@TEN_GOP) March 22, 2017
Tata JLR Land Rover at Pakistan DayPakistan electronic communication and warfare equipment
FSMTC deputy director Mikhail Petukhov told Sputnik at the sidelines of Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition that Russia has completed the delivery of the first batch of Yak-130 to Myanmar.
Two French Air Force Rafales currently in Malaysia for LIMA 17 will join a Royal Malaysian Air Force A400M in a flypast during the arrival of French President Francois Hollande in Malaysia on Mar. 27.