Strategic Forces Command

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Name: Strategic Forces Command
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

DEFENCE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURE LIKELY TO BE SIMPLIFIED FURTHER

New Delhi: The government is looking at refining the Defence Procurement Procedure, 2013. The procedure, which has been reviewed six times since 2006, is expected to be simplified further. According to sources in the defence ministry, “The review is done ... [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Strategic Estrangement: An Odd Bedfellow To Economic Engagement – Analysis

By IPCSBy Vijay ShankarThe inextricable interdependence of survival of China’s despotic leadership, its economic growth and stability of State-controlled Capitalism poses a curious dilemma when large democratic economies choose to expand and boost economic ... [Published Eurasia Review - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 2 reports

Army Commander's Conference begins in Delhi

The Army Commander's Conference, which is held bi-annually to discuss current internal and external strategic issues, review of operational preparedness of the Indian Army and aspects pertaining to military technology and force modernization, commenced ... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 8 reports

Pakistan successfully test-fires Hatf IX missile

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan on Friday conducted a successful test fire of short-range surface-to-surface missile Hatf-IX (Nasr). The test fire was conducted with successive launches of 4x missiles from a state-of-the-art Multi Tube Launcher with Salvo Mode. ... [Published The News International - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Gen Raheel warns India against LoC provocation

ISLAMABAD - Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Friday warned India that any provocation along the Line of Control (LoC) would be responded effectively.According to a statement released by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Chief of Army Staff ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Missile test successful, says ISPR

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday conducted a successful test fire of Short Range Surface to Surface Missile Hatf IX (NASR), the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.The test fire was conducted with successive launches of 4 x Missiles from a state ... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Third Force

We have ready-made plot in which our ever green villai­n ‘ ’ is respon­sible for all ills of our democr­acyThe writer commanded the I Corps and raised and commanded the Army Strategic Forces CommandJohn Le Carre was lucky to have been part of another ... [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Military Reshuffle In Pakistan: Is Army Chief Firming Up Control? – Analysis

By IPCSBy Rana BanerjiOn September 22, Gen Raheel Sharif announced the much awaited re-shuffle of three-star Generals in the Pakistan Army, promoting six Major Generals. They will replace five retiring Lieutenants General, including two of his peers – ... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 24 2014]
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 - 3 reports

Nuclear-capable Agni-1 missile test fired again

BANGALORE: In another successful demonstration of the missile programme, the Strategic Forces Command (SFC) successfully fired the short range Agni-1 missile propelled by a solid rocket propellant system, from Wheeler's Island, off Odisha's coast, on ... [Published Times of India - Sep 11 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 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]

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...tribute to the officers and men of Pakistan Army along the Line of Control on their supreme sacrifices and determination in the defence of country. "The entire nation felt proud of the soldiers deployed in defence of the motherland" he said
...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 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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DEFENCE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURE LIKELY TO BE SIMP... [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 14 2014]
Strategic Estrangement: An Odd Bedfellow To Eco... [Published Eurasia Review - Oct 14 2014]
Army Commander's Conference begins in Delhi [Published Business Standard India - Oct 13 2014]
Army Commander's Conference : 13 - 16 oct 14 [Published Business Standard India - Oct 13 2014]
Pakistan successfully test-fires Hatf IX missile [Published The News International - Sep 27 2014]
Gen Raheel warns India against LoC provocation [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 27 2014]
Missile test successful, says ISPR [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 26 2014]
Pakistan test-fires short range missile Hatf 9,... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Sep 26 2014]
Pakistan successfully test-fires short-range mi... [Published Siasat Daily - Sep 26 2014]
Pakistan test-fires Hatf-IX [Published Pakistan Today - Sep 26 2014]
Pak test-fires short range missile Hatf IX [Published Business Standard India - Sep 26 2014]
Surface-to-surface Hatf IX (NASR) missile has a... [Published Radio Pakistan - Sep 26 2014]
Pakistan successfully test-fires Hatf-IX [Published DAWN Group - Sep 26 2014]
Pakistan successfully test fires Short Range Su... [Published Dunya News - Sep 26 2014]
The Third Force [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 25 2014]
Military Reshuffle In Pakistan: Is Army Chief F... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 24 2014]
Agni-1 test-fired successfully [Published Times of India - Sep 12 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 [Published Press Information Bureau India - Sep 11 2014]
Para-special forces get two new battalions [Published Times of India - Aug 17 2014]
Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema assumes ... [Published Frontier India Strategic and Defence - News, An ... - Jun 19 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]
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