UNMOGIP Context: United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Rear Admiral Guillermo Pablo Rios of Argentina as the Head of Mission and Chief Military Observer for the United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP), the office of the UN Secretary-General has […]


BrahMos Context: The BrahMos has been making news since past few months including the test fire of it from a Sukhoi fighter jet and Philippines which has locked up a deal with India in procuring the BrahMos missile system. Background: In the early 1980’s the […]


WESTERN NAVAL COMMAND Context: WESTERN NAVAL COMMAND CONDUCTS JOINT MARITIME EXERCISE: PASCHIM LEHAR (XPL-2022) About: A joint maritime exercise Paschim Lehar (XPL-2022) conducted by the Indian Navy off the West Coast was concluded on 25 January 2022.  The exercise was conducted over a duration of 20 […]