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February 18, 2015

Missile power (India)

Frontline: “A game-changer” and “a giant leap in the country’s deterrence capability” was how Avinash Chander, Scientific Adviser to the

February 17, 2015

Russia Develops New Fuel for Hypersonic Cruise Missile

Moscow Times: Russia has created a powerful recipe for fuel that will allow missiles to fly faster than five times

February 17, 2015

Six new Akash Missile to muscle Indian Air Force

The News Teller: BENGALURU: Indian Air Force raise six new Akash Missile, developed by Defense Research & Development Organization (DRDO),

February 13, 2015

Kim Jong Un and Putin ‘regularly’ exchange messages

NK News: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Russian President Vladimir Putin communicate frequently, Russia’s ambassador to the DPRK

February 5, 2015

Pakistan Tests Cruise Missile

Defense News: ISLAMABAD — Monday’s test of the Ra’ad air-launched cruise missile may have been designed to check the effectiveness

February 4, 2015

Ashton B. Carter expected to win easy approval as new U.S. defense secretary

Washington Post: Facing no significant opposition on Capitol Hill, Ashton B. Carter is expected to win easy approval from the

February 3, 2015

Obama’s Defense Budget Aims Higher, and at Overseas Conflicts

New York Times: WASHINGTON — President Obama is asking the new Republican Congress for a base defense budget of $534

February 3, 2015

Seeking a strategy-driven defense budget for challenges facing U.S.

Washington Post: Walter Pincus Sen. John McCain, the new chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, wants the fiscal 2016

February 2, 2015

Canister based Agni V, India’s most potent missile, test-fired successfully

Financial Express: Marking another milestone in the country’s deterrence capability, India today successfully carried out the maiden canister-based trial of

January 26, 2015

India to Test Canister-based Agni-V

First Post India: The first canister-based trial of the 5,000 km-plus nuclear capable Agni-V long range ballistic missile is likely