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First Defence Production corridor to come up in TN: Sitharaman

First Defence Production corridor to come up in TN: Sitharaman

🕔19:41, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the government’s announcement of creating defence manufacturing corridors will give a “big boost” to defence production and has paved the way for setting up the first Defence Production Corridor

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RAKSHA MANTRI CLEARS 2420 CRORE WORTH CONTRACTS FOR NAVY, ARMY

RAKSHA MANTRI CLEARS 2420 CRORE WORTH CONTRACTS FOR NAVY, ARMY

🕔20:06, 4.Jan 2018

Ministry of Defence has approved the procurement of P-8I Training Solution and Low Intensity Conflict Electronic Warfare System (LICEWS), at a total cost of Rs 2419.32 crore. These contract proposals were approved by Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman. The P-8I Training

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Defence budget sees hike of around six percent

Defence budget sees hike of around six percent

🕔22:32, 1.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Defence allocation saw a hike in the Union Budget 2017-18, with government earmarking Rs 2,74,114 crore ($40,650 million) for defence, a hike of around 5.6 percent over last year’s allocation. The allocation for 2016-17 was as

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Defence outlay Rs.246,727 crore

Defence outlay Rs.246,727 crore

🕔11:45, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said that the government had provided an outlay of Rs.246,727 crore for defence for 2015-16. Jaitley said in his budget speech that the government was following a policy of transparency and

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Army Modernisation: PLAN HIT AS BUDGET CUT …

Army Modernisation: PLAN HIT AS BUDGET CUT …

🕔12:26, 21.Jan 2015

Army Modernisation PLAN HIT AS BUDGET CUT By Dr PK Vasudeva Modernisation of the Indian Defence Forces is a continuous process based on threat perception, operational challenges, technological changes and available sources. The process is based on a 15-Year Long

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2014-15 Defence Allocations: DEFICIENT IN THREAT PERCEPTION…

2014-15 Defence Allocations: DEFICIENT IN THREAT PERCEPTION…

🕔10:26, 17.Jul 2014

2014-15Defence Allocations DEFICIENT IN THREAT PERCEPTION By Col (Dr) PK Vasudeva (Retd) Prime Minister Modi has given an impetus to defence whereby budgetary allocations would increase by 12.5 per cent in 2014-15, compared to the previous year as highlighted by

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