Stop Reinventing The Tank

Stop Reinventing The Tank

The Arjun Main Battle Tank and the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, two major (and expensive) indigenous weapons platforms, have apparently been given the cold shoulder by the Armed Forces. In November last year, the Defence Acquisition Council chaired by then Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar signed off on a Rs 67,000 crore plan to procure 83 Tejas

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Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s requirement of ‘theatre-wise’ tanks and vehicles could face development and logistical issues

by Shaurya Karanbir Gurung

Born out of this requirement is the Future Ready Combat Vehicle (FRCV), which will be the base platform for the army’s main battle tank and also for a family of variants, including a light tank.

The fact that mechanised

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Indian Army May Soon Get New-Generation Army Tanks

Indian Army May Soon Get New-Generation Army Tanks
Indian Army May Soon Get New-Generation Army Tanks

A push towards FRCV indicates India's shift in stance from indigenous tank projects like Arjun Tanks and reduction in dependence on Russian tanks

by Shaurya Karanbir Gurung

NEW DELHI: Indian Army will soon get new generation, state-of-the-art tanks called the Future Ready Combat Vehicle (FRCV), numbering over 1700, to replace the ageing Soviet-era

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Religious education can play a vital role in restoring lasting peace in region: Fazal-ur-Rehman

JUI-F Chief Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman has said that religious education can play a vital role in restoring lasting peace in the region. Addressing to a peace conference in Tank on Saturday, he said that Islam is the religion of peace and love and his party is making all out efforts to protect the Islamic values in the country. He said that after the
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LG by-elections on 244 vacant seats to be held on 21st of next month

Local Government by-elections on 244 vacant seats in 21 district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be held on 21st of next month. A press release issued by Provincial Election Commissioner, Peshawar today says the districts are Peshawar, Charsadda, Mardan, Nowshera, Swabi, Kohat, Karak, Hangu, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Dera Ismail Khan, Tank, Abbottabad, ...
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