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India, US discuss prevailing crisis in Afghanistan

India, US discuss prevailing crisis in Afghanistan

🕔06:55, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 India and the US on Monday held discussions over the prevailing situation in Afghanistan and appreciated the mutual cooperation in the recent evacuation operations from Kabul. US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin made a telephone call to Defence

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India, Australia discuss Af crisis after Taliban takeover

India, Australia discuss Af crisis after Taliban takeover

🕔16:57, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) India and Australia discuss the prevailing crisis in Afghanistan, maritime security in the Indo-Pacific region and cooperation in multilateral formats on Saturday in New Delhi. India on Saturday hosted the first-ever 2+2 ministerial dialogue in New

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India, Australian Defence Ministers discuss emerging regional issues

India, Australian Defence Ministers discuss emerging regional issues

🕔08:10, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met his Australian counterpart Peter Dutton in Delhi on Friday and discussed defence cooperation as well as emerging regional issues. “Both sides agree to work jointly to realise full potential of India-Australia

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Changing global scenario quickly changed equations between nations: Rajnath

Changing global scenario quickly changed equations between nations: Rajnath

🕔18:26, 9.Sep 2021

Jaisalmer, Sep 9 The changing global scenario, including the developments in Afghanistan, has changed equations between nations quickly as per their interests, said Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday. The minister said that uncertainty has spread everywhere in the world.

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First India-Australia 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue to take place in New Delhi on Sep 11

First India-Australia 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue to take place in New Delhi on Sep 11

🕔13:43, 9.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 09 India will be hosting the inaugural India-Australia 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue on 11 September 2021 in New Delhi. Marise Payne, Foreign Minister, and Peter Dutton, Defence Minister, of Australia will be visiting India on 10-12 September 2021

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Afghan situation forced every country to rethink strategies: Rajnath

Afghan situation forced every country to rethink strategies: Rajnath

🕔21:10, 29.Aug 2021

Wellington (Tamil Nadu), Aug 29  The ongoing situation in Afghanistan has forced the entire world to rethink their strategies, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday. With the fundamentalist Islamist group Taliban taking over Kabul on August 15, Afghanistan has

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Rajnath urges industry to take advantage of global demand for military equipment

Rajnath urges industry to take advantage of global demand for military equipment

🕔18:42, 28.Aug 2021

Chennai, Aug 28  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday while pointing out the reform measures and the global market potential, urged Indian industries to make the country a defence manufacturing hub for the world. Speaking at an event to commission

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Genomics to play key role in fighting Covid: Rajnath Singh

Genomics to play key role in fighting Covid: Rajnath Singh

🕔07:36, 27.Aug 2021

Hyderabad, Aug 27 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said genomics will play a key role in fighting Covid-19 and improving healthcare. Genomic sequencing of coronavirus can help understand the factors leading to its mutation and also developing an effective vaccine,

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India to make defence requirements open, barring sensitive areas

India to make defence requirements open, barring sensitive areas

🕔17:52, 20.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 20  In an attempt to make defence procurement more transparent, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a proposal to publish all relevant details on the ministry’s website, barring those which are sensitive, a statement said on Friday.

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Rajnath flags off 5 ambulances donated to Army

Rajnath flags off 5 ambulances donated to Army

🕔17:47, 20.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 20 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday flagged off five critical care ambulances donated to Chinar Corps in Jammu and Kashmir. Chinar Coprs is the Army’s strategic unit that guards the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K.

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Bravery of gallant heroes like Vikram Batra to inspire generations: Rajnath

Bravery of gallant heroes like Vikram Batra to inspire generations: Rajnath

🕔20:10, 13.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 13  Remembering Captain Vikram Batra, who made the supreme sacrifice during the Kargil war, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday that the bravery and deep-rooted passion of the gallant heroes will always be an inspiration for

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Rajnath to launch various events to commemorate 75th I-Day

Rajnath to launch various events to commemorate 75th I-Day

🕔06:51, 13.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 13  The armed forces and different organisations under the Ministry of Defence are set to conduct various events across the country to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence. Accordingly, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will formally launch

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Rajnath highlights Afghan crisis at SCO, talks about 500 development projects by India

Rajnath highlights Afghan crisis at SCO, talks about 500 development projects by India

🕔18:21, 28.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 28  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh highlighting India’s role in Afghanistan’s development made an oblique reference to Pakistan and China’s role in helping the Taliban and South China dispute during his address at Shanghai Cooperation Organization meet in

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Rajnath leaves for Tajikistan for SCO meet, to talk on defence cooperation

Rajnath leaves for Tajikistan for SCO meet, to talk on defence cooperation

🕔14:30, 27.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 27  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh left for Tajikistan for Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) annul meet, where he is to appraise about measures needed to eradicate terrorism in the region. Sources said he would also be talking about

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Nation will never forget sacrifice made by gallant heroes of Kargil conflict: Rajnath

Nation will never forget sacrifice made by gallant heroes of Kargil conflict: Rajnath

🕔14:08, 26.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 26 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and senior Indian military officers paid homage to the fallen heroes on the 22nd anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas at the National War Memorial in New Delhi. Singh laid a wreath in the

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Rajnath lauds Army’s tough terrain expedition in Himalayan region

Rajnath lauds Army’s tough terrain expedition in Himalayan region

🕔21:47, 23.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 23 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh flagged-in the Indian Army’s skiing expedition — ARMEX-21 — which aimed to enhance tourism in the Karakoram Pass in Ladakh to the higher altitude areas of Uttarakhand, here on Friday. Conducted in the

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Senior Ministers, Nadda discuss BJP strategy for Monsoon session

Senior Ministers, Nadda discuss BJP strategy for Monsoon session

🕔07:46, 14.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 14  Senior Union Ministers and BJP chief J.P. Nadda met on Tuesday to discuss the party’s strategy for the upcoming Monsoon session of Parliament starting from July 19. A party insider said that the meeting was held

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India always ready to give befitting reply if provoked: Rajnath

India always ready to give befitting reply if provoked: Rajnath

🕔15:36, 28.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 28  India believes in resolving disputes through dialogue with neighbouring countries, but is always prepared to give a befitting reply if provoked, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday. During his address to the officers and jawans

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Rajnath invites Swedish firms to invest in defence sector

Rajnath invites Swedish firms to invest in defence sector

🕔18:12, 8.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 8  To enhance bilateral trades in the defence sector between India and Sweden, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday invited Swedish firms to invest in the defence corridors in Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu and also to

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Armed forces get more emergency financial powers to fight Covid surge

Armed forces get more emergency financial powers to fight Covid surge

🕔19:09, 30.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 30  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday granted emergency financial powers to top officers of all the three armed forces to fight the Covid-19 surge. These are in addition to the emergency powers delegated to the medical

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