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31st October in History

  475 – Romulus Augustulus is proclaimed Western Roman Emperor. 683 – During the Siege of Mecca, the Kaaba catches fire and is burned down. 802 – EmpressRead more ›

30th October in History

  637 – Antioch surrenders to the Muslim forces under Rashidun Caliphate after the Battle of the Iron Bridge. 758 – Guangzhou is sacked by Arab and PersianRead more ›

29th October in History

  539 BC – Cyrus the Great (founder of Persian Empire) entered capital of Babylon and allowed the Jews to return to their land. 312 – Constantine theRead more ›

Indian Army celebrates Infantry Day

New Delhi. 28 October 2016. The ‘Infantry Day’ was celebrated on 27 Oct 2016 with a solemn Wreath Laying Ceremony organised at `Amar Jawan Jyoti’ wherein Gen DalbirRead more ›

28th October in History

  97 – Emperor Nerva is forced by the Praetorian Guard to adopt general Marcus Ulpius Trajanus as his heir and successor. 306 – Maxentius is proclaimed RomanRead more ›

Thales Alenia Space Wins  South Korean Contract 

  Seoul . 27 October 2016.  Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with the South Korean space agency KARI (Korea Aerospace Research Institute) to supply a satelliteRead more ›

Cobham Contracted to Develop Aerial Refueling Kit for V-22

  Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England. 27 October 2016.  The US Marine Corps wants to deploy the MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor in the aerial tanker role on its amphibious warfareRead more ›

Honeywell weather on board technology wins Airbus innovation award

New Delhi. 27 October 2016 . Airbus has recognized Honeywell for its Weather on Board technology at the Airbus Best in Class Partner Awards 2016. The awards ceremonyRead more ›

The Soldier on Foot Always Lives in Our Hearts

 Indian Infantry turns 69 By Sangeeta Saxena & Brig. VK Atray New Delhi. 27th October,2016. What legendary Field Marshal Montgomery said then is also the valid today , “TheRead more ›

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Navantia and Indra to modernize an Indonesian Navy Corvette

Madrid. 26 October 2017.  The consortium made up of Indra and Navantia has been awarded a contract to update the combat system of the Indonesian navy’s KRI-362 MalahayatiRead more ›