GSAT-7A: The Force Multiplier


The successful launching of the Military communication satellite GSAT-7A from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh has added a new space-based dimension to the Indian Air Force (IAF). It will connect all IAF assets like planes, air-borne early warning control platforms, Drones and ground stations, building a centralised network. The significance of the induction…

Successful Launch Of Agni V


The successful test-fire of the nuclear-capable long-range ballistic missile Agni-V (five) from Dr. Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha has immensely strengthened the country’s deterrence capability. Incidentally, this was the seventh trial of the indigenously-developed surface-to-surface missile. The missile is being inducted at a time when India’s neighbourhood is witnessing evolving security threats. India…

Winter Session Of Parliament


The winter session of Parliament will begin from tomorrow. The nearly month-long session will have 20 sittings. During the session, eight important bills will be tabled in the Rajya Sabha and 15 in the Lok Sabha. This will be the last full-fledged Parliament session before the next Lok Sabha elections.…