China’s New Aircraft Carrier To Be Launched This Year

BEIJING (China), (APP): China’s second aircraft carrier is scheduled to be launched later this year and is expected to enter the service by 2020. This was stated by Xu Guangyu, a retired Chinese military officer and consultant to the China Arms Control and Disarmament Assn

India, Russia Close In On Chopper Deal: Report

BANGALORE, India, (APP/AFP): Russia is close to finalising a deal to build helicopters in India, an executive said Tuesday, a move that would boost Narendra Modi’s ambitions to manufacture defence hardware locally. India is the world’s top defence importer and is seeking to revamp its

PM Inaugurates South Asia’s Largest Brass Mill At POF

WAH, (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Monday inaugurated the upgradation of brass mill at Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF), making it largest of its kind in South Asia. The Prime Minister along with Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited different sections of the

India To Setup Smart Fence Along Pakistan Border

NEW DELHI, (Xinhua) — India has said that it will soon set up smart fence along the 3,323-km-long border with Pakistan in order to prevent infiltration. “The testing for the smart fencing is in the final stages. Pretty soon it will be done and it

China Eyes Breakthrough R&D Defense Plan To Take On US Technological Dominance

Recently, China established a new central commission for joint military and civilian development. The new institution will be chaired by Chinese President Xi Jinping. “The commission will be the central agency tasked with decision-making, deliberation and coordination of major issues regarding integrated military and civilian development,” read

Pakistan Needs To Have Stronger Defence Ties With China: Masood

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Pakistan needs to have stronger defence and strategic ties with its time tested friend China keeping in view the changing scenario and policies in the United States. The policies introduced by the new President of the United States would not have positive impact on the Muslim community. Speaking