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Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019

Defence spending

Jul 10, 2019 08:16
We must ensure the success of Make in India because no nation can build security largely through imports. read more
Apr 29, 2019 23:39
According to the SIPRI data, China was the second-largest military spender last year. Beijing increased its military expenditure by 5% to $250 billion in 2018. It accounted for 14% of global military spending. In contrast, India’s military spending went... read more
Apr 08, 2019 21:24
The party’s manifesto focuses on national security, rural India and the economy read more
Apr 03, 2019 21:37
Trump has been pushing NATO members to increase their defence spending since he took office and has at times seemed prepared to leave the alliance, calling it “obsolete”. read more
Mar 05, 2019 09:18
China also aims to increase its defence spending by 7.5 percent for this year, compared with a planned 8.1 percent rise in 2018. read more
Feb 02, 2019 11:43
The interim budget includes a capital outlay of \u20B91,08,248 crore for buying new weapons and systems at a time when the military has sharpened its focus on upgrading its capabilities with new fighter jets, submarines, artillery guns, missiles and other... read more
May 26, 2018 07:59
Budgetary constraints have slowed down the government’s efforts to scale up the military’s capabilities although India still remains the world’s largest importer of weapons. read more
May 08, 2018 12:14
Unless India can address shortcomings in the defence sector with policies aimed specifically at attracting private-sector investors, its dreams of a defence overhaul face a disappointing reality. read more
May 03, 2018 17:55
Reports on defence spending such as the one by SIPRI that names India in the list of the top five defence spenders in the world do not always present the complete picture read more
May 01, 2018 19:38
It unveiled the largest hike in its defence budget in more than a decade last week, with the outlay for fiscal 2018-19 crossing the Pakistani Rs 1 trillion-mark for the first time read more