Latest Updated on:  24-02-2021

DRDO successfully tested:  a "Vertical Launch Short Range, Surface to Air[ VL-SARM) missile.


Passex: is the Drill between Navies of India & Indonesia.


DRDO successfully tested: Anti-Tank guided missile Helinna & Dharuastra.


MBT Arjun Inducted in Indian Army:  the indigenously developed Arjun Main Battle Tank Mark 1A was handed over to Indian Army. MBT stands for 'Modern Battle Tank". Though, the project was started 2 decades ago but meeting the needed specification, it is ready to be used. Designed, developed by DRDO’s Chennai-based Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment manufactured by Avadi-based Ordnance Factory Board, the tank weighs 68 tonnes and features a 120mm main gun with 71 other upgrades. As per the report, a total of 118 Arjun tanks will be inducted into the army.   


"Yuddh Abhayas"(The war Exercise): is the name of the military exercises between India & America Forces.


Akash-NG: is a surface to air, Next-Generation Missile, developed by DRDO.



"Sharad Hawa": is the name of the operation taken by BSF to check the infiltration taking advantages of thick fog via western border.



"Abhayas Kavach": Joint military exercise including all 3 wings of Defense Forces in Andaman Sea & Bay of Bengal.


♦"X-Desert Night 2021": is the name of Air-Force Exercise between India & France, which will be held at Jodhpur Air Force Station.


Prithipal Singh: the only person who has served in all 3 wings of defence forces, has been awarded with the "Silver Salver" award.



Indian Army signs a Rs. 140 crore deal with "Ideaforge": to provide the indigenous "SWICH UAV" ,the high altitude UAVs.It is an Indian Company(thus,again. 'MADE IN INDIA').These specialised drones are made to operate in high altitude areas like Ladakh, for use by infantry soldiers and Special Forces. 


World is 1st  Universal Bullet proof Jacket: developed by Indian Army major Anoop Mishra.


"Tejas" LCA of HAL: Central Government has approved of  Purchase of 83 Tejas LCA, developed by Hindustan Aeronautical Limited(HAL).



DRDO & Indian Army developed ASMI: it is an indigenously developed Machine Pistol. It is in the class of Uzi-Series Gun of Israel.


Sea-Vigil Exercise: The second edition of the biennial pan-India coastal defence exercise 'Sea Vigil-21' will be conducted on January 12-13.


Pakistan: tested successfully, a Rocket System, named Fateh-1.

Indian Army & "Bandhan Bank": struck a deal,  to provide banking services to the personnel of the force. 

Indian Army: has decided to set up a "Human Right  Cell"  there.  



Secured India: It needs mutual cooperation of all big player in the world. Hence, these pacts.



Skyros Exercise:   Rafale fighter jets of India and France will carry out wargames codenamed Exercise SKYROS in Jodhpur in January 2021.


"Akash" Missile": Central Government allowed the production of this missile.


DRDO & Indian Navy: successfully tested 'The Droppable Container' named "Shashank-NG".


♦"SD SAT": ISRO to launch this Satellite in Feb 2021 honoring Satish Dhawan.


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Latest Updated on:  Tuesday, 29 December 2020

Passex Exercise: is the naval exercise of Navies of India & Vietnam in South China Sea.


MRSAM tested successfully: a Surface to hitting inAir missile was tested successfully,  it was a joint-venture of DRDO & Israel Aerospace Industries



ATAGS: DRDO test fired Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System(ATAGS) Howitzer gun  at the Balasore test firing range in Odisha.


PASSEX: is the name of Naval Exercise of India with Russia.


"Varunastra"; DRDO started its 1st production Unit.                                          SIMBEX 2020: was the 27th version of Naval Exercise of India with Singapore, was held in Andeman sea.


Malabar 2020: This is Naval  Exercises of Navies of Quad{India, US, Japan & Australia) Nations. 2nd leg of this Exercise is started on 17th November, concluded on 20th November.


Quick Response Missile: is a surface to air missile which was successfully test fired at Balasor (Odisha) coast. It is called QRSAM  (Quick Response Surface To Air Missile), Develped by DRDO.

Vagir: the fifth Scorpene class submarine launched at Mazagaon Dock. INS Vagir is the fifth of the Indian Navy's six Kalvari-class submarine built in India. 

Read more at: https://mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com/mumbai/other/vagir-the-fifth-scorpene-class-submarine-launched-at-mazagaon-dock-in-mumbai/articleshow/79184163.cms

Honduras Ratified the Treaty on Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons: Thus, Honduras became the 50th nation to join this brigade.

INS Kavaratti:  An Indigenous Stealth Warship, Commissioned Into Indian Navy. It was designed by the Navy’s in-house organisation, Directorate of Naval Design (DND), and built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers in Kolkata. To read more, click this link https://in.news.yahoo.com/ins-kavaratti-commissioned-indian-navy-050456048.html

Nag Missile: India Tests Anti-Tank Guided Missile ‘Nag’, Ready for Induction, The test was carried out  at the Pokhran field firing ranges in Rajasthan, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said. 

To read more, click here

SANT Missile: it is Stand Of Anti Tank missile, developed by DRDO. Successfully tested from Balasore coast(Odisha).

Malabar Exercise: originally, It was started by US  & India in 1992, Later  in 2015 Japan too, joined it. Now, America wanted that the all 4 countries of QUAD member countries should join it, & luckily, the remaining country Australia agreed to join it. 

SLINEX 2020: is the name of Naval Exercise between Navies of Sri Lanka & India. 

To read more, click this link  http://ddnews.gov.in/national/indian-navy-sri-lanka-navy-maritime-exercise-slinex-20-trincomalee-19th-21st-october%C2%A0

Prithvi II: India on successfully conducted another night trial of its nuclear-capable Prithvi-2 missile as part of a user trial for the armed forces from a test range in Odisha coast.

To read more, visit this link=> https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/prithvi-2-missile-capable-of-carrying-nukes-blasts-off-from-odisha-in-user-trial/story-EBEzXdoocz11h69gQhVFXK.html#:~:text=India%20on%20Friday%20successfully%20conducted,test%20range%20in%20Odisha%20coast.&text=The%209%2Dmetre%20tall%20missile,Integrated%20Guided%20Missile%20Development%20Programme.

Brahmos: An advanced version of this Supersonic Cruise Missile was tested successfully, which is a joint venture of India & Russia, this new version has a range of 4000 km, has a speed of 3 times of speed of Sound.It was launched from the stealth destroyer vessel INS Chennai.  

Sagar Kawach"  was an Exercise by Indian Navy with Indian Coast Guards. /******/  Rustam II: is an indigenously developed Drone, it can fly up to 16000 feet.

India tested Rudram Missile: India test-launched its Anti-Radiation Missile Rudram successfully, made by DRDO,  from fighter Aircraft Sukhoi-30.

Tsirkon Missile: Russia successfully test-launched it's Hypersonic Cruise Missile- Tsirkon, tested in the Arctic Ocean. To read more click here.

Vigraha: is an Offshore Patrolling Vessel, which was inducted in the Indian Coast Guard, it the 7th such vessel.  To read more, visit here

SMART: DRDO tested successively this Torpedo(Supersonic Missile Assisted Release Torpedo) from Wheeler Island(Odisha). To read more,  visit here

Shaurya: is a nuclear-capable surface to surface tactical missile. To read more, click here

DRDO: Successfully tested the Supersonic Missile assisted Release of Tornado. To read more,  Click here 

JIMEX: is the Naval Exercise between India & Japan.

DRDO: developed a fighter Drone named "Abhyas".

Arrow-2: is the advanced missile defense system of Israel.

DhruvAstra: is an Anti-Tank Guided Missile, Developed by DRDO.

FDI in Defence System: Central Govt. allowed FDI coming from an automatic route from 46% to 74 %.