Indian Air Force
India  /  Published 09.09.21

Rajnath, Gadkari unveil emergency landing strip

Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari inaugurated an emergency landing strip at Satta-Gandhav stretch on National Highway 925 here on Thursday for Indian Air Force (IAF) planes. A Hercules ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.09.21

IAF: Tata-Airbus deal cleared

The cabinet committee on security on Wednesday approved the procurement of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft for the Indian Air Force. Airbus Defence and Space and Tata Advanced Systems Ltd will jointly ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.09.21

Call for in-house technology by IAF chief

Indian Air Force chief R.K.S. Bhadauria on Wednesday said the country needed to enhance indigenous defence technology in view of the growing threat from China. “Keeping in mind our northern nei...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.09.21

CCS clears purchase of 56 C-295 aircraft

India’s Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on Wednesday cleared the much-delayed purchase of 56 C-295 medium transport aircraft to replace the Indian Air Force’s ageing fleet of Avro-748 ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 06.09.21

Indian army: The case for a fairer force

The honourable Supreme Court allowed women to take the National Defence Academy examination, which was to take place on September 5 but has now been rescheduled to November 14. It admonished the gover...
By Deepam Chatterjee


Sports  /  Published 06.09.21

Mohammedan Sporting begin with big victory

Mohammedan Sporting Club started their campaign on a high defeating Indian Air Force (IAF) 4-1 in the opening match of the 130th Durand Cup at the Salt Lake Stadium on Sunday.  Milan Singh (19th...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 05.09.21

Md.Sp. ready for Durand challenge

The 130th edition of the Durand Cup will begin on Sunday with Mohammedan Sporting Club, the first Indian winners of the tournament in 1940, taking on Indian Air Force at Salt Lake Stadium. Mohammedan...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.08.21

MiG 21 aircraft crashes in Barmer

A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in a village in Barmer district on Wednesday following a "technical malfunction" during a routine trainee sortie but the pilot ejected sa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jaipur

India  /  Published 24.08.21

IAF opposes unified theatre commands

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is said to have again opposed the creation of the proposed theatre commands of the armed forces during a meeting held at the defence ministry last week, sources said on Mond...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 23.08.21

Syed Hakim passes away

Syed Shahid Hakim, former India footballer and member of the 1960 Rome Olympics squad, passed away on Sunday at a hospital in Gulbarga, Karnataka. Hakim saab, as he was popularly known, was 82. In h...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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