UAE Orders 40000 Pieces of Bofors Component from India

United Arab Emirates (UAE) has placed an order for 40,000 pieces of a component used in Bofors artillery guns from Indian state-run Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) for an estimated $36 million (232 crores). The order placed in September this year, is the biggest export...

Rafale Deal: Dogfight Over Fighters

One cannot take the unfinished business of the Bofors issue and use it as the smear-stick for all other purchases. Defence minister Manohar Parrikar (right) and French minister Jean-Yves Le Drian signing the Rafale deal in 2016. Photo: UNI. The negotiation for...