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India, US hold first Maritime Security Dialogue
NEW DELHI: India and the US today held their first Maritime Security Dialogue here which focussed on boosting cooperation in the challenging sector with Washington rebalancing its military assets to Asia Pacific.

Vietnamese film festival opens in India
Nine Vietnamese feature films are being screened in New Delhi, India during a Vietnamese Film Festival that kicked off on May 9.

Supreme Court slams authorities over 'ostrich-like' attitude to drought
NEW DELHI: Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed authorities for delays in responding to the worst drought in decades, saying that some states had taken an "ostrich-like attitude" towards the calamity, and called on the government to set up a drought fund.

India set to participate in multinational exercise in the East Sea
India is set to participate in a multinational maritime exercise in the strategically important East Sea, which will have the US, Japan, Russia, Australia and China along with other countries as participants.

India’s Kalvari stealth submarine starts sea trials
According to Business Standard, “Kalvari” (Tiger Shark), the first of the six French Scorpene class submarines being built at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd for the Indian navy, went to sea for the first time on Sunday, 1st May, 2016.

Indian envoy says East Sea freedom of navigation should be preserved
SEOUL, April 29 (Yonhap) -- The territorial dispute involving China's claim to the East Sea should be resolved in a way that helps preserve freedom of navigation, although India takes no particular position with any of the countries in the row, New Delhi's ambassador to South Korea said Friday.

Russia, India Agree to hold three large joint military Drills in 2016
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia and India have agreed to hold the Indra-2016 joint military exercises and will decide on their dates in May, the head of the Russian Defense Ministry’s Eastern Military District’s press service said Thursday.

Assam floods affect 92,000, Arunachal district cut off
The flood situation in Assam worsened on Monday with the number of people affected in six districts rising to over 92,000, of whom 7,200 have shifted to 40 relief camps. As several tributaries of the Brahmaputra continued to flow above the danger level and inundated fresh villages, the authorities have also deployed the Army, NDRF and SDRF personnel in rescue operations.

Foreign ministers of China, Russia and India to meet in Moscow
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will participate in the 14th Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of China, Russia and India on April 18th in Moscow, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang announced on April 15th, 2016.

Indian Army is conducting a massive exercise along Pakistan border
According to Zee News, the Indian Army is conducting a massive exercise “Shatrujeet” in the Thar desert near the border with Pakistan to fine-tune its proactive war strategy to respond swiftly to any threat to nation’s security.