Indian military

A still from J.P.Dutta’s ‘Paltan’, based on the 1967 India-China battle of Nathu La.
File photo. The 2018 Indian defence budget is no more than 1.5% of gross domestic product, which barely keeps pace with inflation. Photo: HT

The math of military modernization

4 min read . 10 Apr 2018
A file photo of a US military training exercise involving UAVs. Currently, the integration of unmanned assets with manned fighters and combined arms concepts remains at a nascent stage in India. Photo: AFP

India’s quest for armed drones

4 min read . 05 Jul 2017