Security Challenges

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Protected Mobility Vehicles

Context The Army has floated a Request for Information (RFI) to purchase Protected Mobility Vehicles (PMV) for high-altitude areas and ...
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Sarmat ICBM

Context Amidst stiff resistance from Ukraine in the ongoing war and harsh sanctions imposed by the West, Russia went ahead and tested its ...
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The CALM System

The CALM System Context Recently, the Army issued a RFI for the Cannister Launched Anti-Armour Loiter Ammunition (CALM) System. What ...
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Pinaka Rocket Systems

Pinaka Rocket Systems Context Pinaka Mk-I (Enhanced) Rocket System (EPRS) and Pinaka Area Denial Munition (ADM) rocket systems have been ...
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HELINA Anti-Tank Guided Missile

Context Indigenously developed helicopter launched Anti-Tank Guided Missile HELINA was successfully flight tested at high-altitude ranges as part of user ...
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Man-Portable Air-Defence Systems: MANPADS

Context Recently, United States approved a $200-million arms package for Ukraine, which would include US-made Stinger Missiles, which are a ...
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The weapons used in the Russia-Ukraine war

The weapons used in the Russia-Ukraine war Context The Russian invasion of Ukraine is the largest conflict that Europe has ...
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Kuki insurgency in Manipur?

The history of the Kuki insurgency in Manipur Context Just before the first of the two phases of the Assembly ...
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Taking a byte out of cyber threats

Taking a byte out of cyber threats Context Cyber attacks may be a relatively new phenomenon, but in a short ...
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Indian Army’s new combat uniform

Context Recently, the new combat uniform for the Indian Army was unveiled. Since 1949, January 15 has been celebrated as ...
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