Strategic Forces Command

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First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Agni-1 test-fired successfully

BALASORE: Agni-1 missile, with a strike range of 700km, was successfully test-fired from the Wheeler's Island off the Odisha coast on Thursday.The Strategic Forces Command (SFC) conducted the trial at 11.11am as a part of its periodic training activity ... [Published Times of India - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 9 reports

Agni-I successfully test-fired from Odisha coast

Balasore : Indigenously built nuclear capable Agni-I missile was successfully test fired from Wheeler Island near Dhamra in Bhadrak district. The missile possesses a strike range of 700 km.The surface-to-surface, single-stage missile, powered by solid ... [Published Orissadiary.com - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

PM, COAS set to make critical choices in army

ISLAMABAD: As Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is set to name the new director general of the ISI in less than a month’s time, the government circles say the key decision would be taken in consultation with the army chief General Raheel Sharif who himself ... [Published The News International - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

The Islamic State Caliphate: A Mirage Of Resurrection – Analysis

Belief in the immortality of a ‘Universal State’ has in history periodically evoked those very ghosts that had established the State’s mortality causing their decay and expiry. The fall of the Ummayad Caliphate in Damascus at the hands of the Abbasids, ... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

More Tests on DRDO Radar

BALASORE: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has pulled up its socks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi directed it to ensure delivery of cutting edge weapon systems to the Armed Forces in time so that the country can keep pace with ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Para-special forces get two new battalions

NEW DELHI: The Army is slowly but surely expanding and modernising its clandestine warfare arm, with two more Para-Special Forces battalions now being raised in tune with its operational doctrine. Navy and IAF, too, are strengthening their Special Forces ... [Published Times of India - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

India’s Nuclear Doctrine: A Covenant Sans Sword – Analysis

By IPCSBy Vijay ShankarHobbes underscored the need to establish an aura of awe and visible power in order that men do not degenerate to their natural anarchic passions. He said, “And covenants without the sword are but words and are of no strength to ... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema assumes office as Commander in-Chief, Southern Naval Command

Kochi: Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema PVSM, AVSM, NM assumed command of Southern Naval Command as its Commander in-Chief at INS Garuda today. The Flag Officer prior to assuming the command laid wreath at the War Memorial to offer remembrances ... [Published Frontier India Strategic and Defence - News, An ... - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

The BJP and India’s No First-Use Policy

Krista Mahr reports on a new poll showing that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies are on track to win India’s parliamentary elections: The latest NDTV poll suggests that the BJP and its allies are slated to pass the crucial 272 mark and ... [Published Eunomia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 2 reports

Agni-1 clears night trial

In its first night trial, the Agni-1 surface-to-surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile was test-fired for its full 700-km range from the Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast on Friday. Part of regular user training The missile was picked up randomly ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 12 2014]

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...trajectory of the trial was tracked by a battery of sophisticated radars, telemetry observation stations, electro-optic instruments and naval ships. "The missile covered 650km in nine minutes and met all parameters. It was a Mark-02 version of the missile" said a scientist of the Integrated Test Range (ITR)...
"The missile is capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear payloads at a speed of 2.5km/s."
"The DRDO developed medium range ballistic missile from the production lot was launched as part of regular training exercise by the armed forces" said another official
"The raising of the first new Para-SF battalion will be completed by next year, while the second will be in place by 2017-2018" said an officer...

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Agni-1 test-fired successfully [Published Times of India - Sep 12 2014]
India successfully test-fires nuclear capable A... [Published Army Technology - Sep 11 2014]
Agni-I successfully test-fired from Odisha coast [Published Orissadiary.com - Sep 11 2014]
Nuclear-capable Agni-1 missile test fired again [Published Times of India - Sep 11 2014]
Agni-1 successfully launched from Odisha's Whee... [Published Topnews.in - Sep 11 2014]
Agni-1 successfully launched from Odisha's Whee... [Published Ani News - Sep 11 2014]
Agni-1 successfully launched from Odisha's Whee... [Published Siasat Daily - Sep 11 2014]
Agni-1 Successfully Launched [Published Press Information Bureau India - Sep 11 2014]
India Successfully Test-Fires Agni-I [Published Outlook India - Sep 11 2014]
Army all Set to Test Fire Agni-I Missile Today [Published New Indian Express - Sep 11 2014]
India to test fire Nuclear capable missile Agni... [Published Orissadiary.com - Sep 11 2014]
Army to Test Fire Agni-I Missile on Thursday [Published New Indian Express - Sep 10 2014]
PM, COAS set to make critical choices in army [Published The News International - Sep 04 2014]
The Islamic State Caliphate: A Mirage Of Resurr... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 02 2014]
More Tests on DRDO Radar [Published New Indian Express - Sep 02 2014]
Para-special forces get two new battalions [Published Times of India - Aug 17 2014]
India’s Nuclear Doctrine: A Covenant Sans Sword... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 11 2014]
Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema assumes ... [Published Frontier India Strategic and Defence - News, An ... - Jun 19 2014]
The BJP and India’s No First-Use Policy [Published Eunomia - Apr 15 2014]
Agni-1 clears night trial [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 12 2014]
Indian strategic Forces test fire medium range ... [Published Frontier India Strategic and Defence - News, An ... - Apr 12 2014]
User Trial of Agni-I in February [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jan 28 2014]
India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable n... [Published Topnews.in - Oct 06 2012]
Nuclear capable Agni-I missile successfully tes... [Published Topnews.in - Jul 13 2012]
Prithvi-II missile test-fired successfully [Published Topnews.in - Jun 09 2011]
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The BJP and India’s No First-Use Policy [Published Eunomia - Apr 15 2014]
Krista Mahr reports on a new poll showing that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies are on track to win India’s parliamentary elections: The latest NDTV poll suggests that the BJP and its allies are slated to pass the crucial 272 mark and ...
Agni-1 clears night trial [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 12 2014]
In its first night trial, the Agni-1 surface-to-surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile was test-fired for its full 700-km range from the Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast on Friday. Part of regular user training The missile was picked up randomly ...
User Trial of Agni-I in February [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jan 28 2014]
Indian Army is preparing to conduct a fresh user trial of Agni-I missile from a defence base off the Odisha coast. The personnel of Strategic Forces Command (SFC) will carry out the test early next month.Agni-I is the first missile in the country’s ...
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