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New India will give befitting reply to China, Pak if provoked: Rajnath

New India will give befitting reply to China, Pak if provoked: Rajnath

🕔12:50, 21.Nov 2021

Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand), Nov 21 (IANS) The ‘new and powerful India’ will give befitting reply to adversaries and will retaliate against any efforts made by them to destabilise peace in the nation, said Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday. While addressing Shaheed

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Govt updates list of debarred, suspended from doing business

Govt updates list of debarred, suspended from doing business

🕔07:18, 15.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Defence Ministry has put out an updated list of companies debarred, put on hold or suspended from doing business with the MoD. According to an order by the Vigilance Department of Ministry of Defence, this

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DRDO & Indian Air Force carry out successful flight tests of indigenously-developed smart anti-airfield weapon

DRDO & Indian Air Force carry out successful flight tests of indigenously-developed smart anti-airfield weapon

🕔21:42, 3.Nov 2021

Key highlights: Two different configurations on satellite navigation & electro optical sensors tested successfully First Electro optical seeker based flight test of this class of bomb in the country Equipped with Imaging Infra-Red Seeker technology to enhance precision strike capability

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India fully prepared to face any challenge, if need arises: Rajnath

India fully prepared to face any challenge, if need arises: Rajnath

🕔07:35, 29.Oct 2021

Chandigarh/New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) India is fully prepared to face any challenge, if the need arises, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday in Chandigarh stressing on the need to be equipped and ready at all times to deal with

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Rajnath pitches for DefExpo 2022, claims exports up by 334% in 5 years

Rajnath pitches for DefExpo 2022, claims exports up by 334% in 5 years

🕔18:25, 25.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) India’s defence exports have grown by 334 per cent in the last five years and the country is exporting to more than 75 countries, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday. During his address to the

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Raksha Mantri launches web-based project monitoring portal for Military Engineer Services

Raksha Mantri launches web-based project monitoring portal for Military Engineer Services

🕔05:16, 21.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 21: Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh launched Web Based Project Monitoring Portal (WBPMP)for Military EngineerServices (MES) at New Delhi on 20th October 2021. The portal conceptualized in accordance with the Digital India Mission of the Union Government, has beendevelopedby

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Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh to address SCO webinar on Role of Women in Armed Forces

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh to address SCO webinar on Role of Women in Armed Forces

🕔21:02, 13.Oct 2021

Key highlights: CDS General Bipin Rawat will deliver welcome address Session on ‘Historical Perspective of Women’s Roles in Combat Operations’ will be chaired by Dy Chief of IDS (Medical) Lt General Madhuri Kanitkar Former Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Menon will

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Indian Coast Guard now one of world’s prime maritime forces: Rajnath

Indian Coast Guard now one of world’s prime maritime forces: Rajnath

🕔14:10, 9.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the Indian Coast Guard had initially started with less than than six boats and today it has more than 150 ships, and 66 aircraft, becoming one of the prime

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Air Marshal BR Krishna assumes charge of CISC

Air Marshal BR Krishna assumes charge of CISC

🕔21:35, 1.Oct 2021

Key highlights: Commissioned fighter pilot; has distinguished career spanning over 38 years Alumnus of NDA & has over 5,000 hours of flying experience AwardedShaurya Chakra in 1986 and AVSM in 1987 New Delhi, Oct 01 :Air Marshal BR Krishna assumed

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Headquarters IDS celebrates 21st Raising Day

Headquarters IDS celebrates 21st Raising Day

🕔21:25, 1.Oct 2021

New Dehi, Oct 01 : Headquarters Integrated Defence Staff (HQ IDS) celebrated its 21st Raising Day on October 01, 2021. Chief of Integrated Defence Staff to the Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (Air Marshal BR Krishna) extended felicitations to all members

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Defence Ministry approves proposals worth Rs 13,165 crore

Defence Ministry approves proposals worth Rs 13,165 crore

🕔21:58, 29.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Defence Ministry approved proposals including for Advanced Light Helicopters, guided munition and rocket ammunition valued at Rs 13,165 crore on Wednesday. The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) in its meeting held under the chairmanship of Defence

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BHEL Committed to AatmaNirbhar Bharat – Awarded order for  Upgraded Main Gun of Frontline Ships

BHEL Committed to AatmaNirbhar Bharat – Awarded order for Upgraded Main Gun of Frontline Ships

🕔11:42, 28.Sep 2021

New Delhi; September 28: In a major boost to Defence Production under the ‘Make in India’ initiative and towards achieving self-reliance in the critical field of Defence equipment, Goa Shipyard has placed a maiden order on Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)

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Balakot, Galwan clear signals of India’s befitting response: Rajnath

Balakot, Galwan clear signals of India’s befitting response: Rajnath

🕔17:32, 25.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) India’s actions in Balakot and Galwan are clear signals to all aggressors, that any attempt to threaten sovereignty will be given a swift and befitting response, Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday. Speaking at

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MoD signs contract with Airbus Defence & Space, Spain for acquisition of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft for IAF

MoD signs contract with Airbus Defence & Space, Spain for acquisition of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft for IAF

🕔22:02, 24.Sep 2021

Key Highlights: Big step towards modernisation of IAF transport fleet 5-10 tonne capacity aircraft equipped with contemporary technology Airbus to also directly purchase eligible products & services from Indian Offset Partners Unique opportunity for domestic private sector to enter into

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India cooperated with US troop withdrawal, evacuation from Af: US spokesperson

India cooperated with US troop withdrawal, evacuation from Af: US spokesperson

🕔06:41, 22.Sep 2021

New York, Sep 22 (IANS) The US Defence Department has revealed that India cooperated with the US in the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan and the evacuation of its citizens and others after the Taliban took over the country on August

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Indian army veterans create world record, largest team with disabilities scales Siachen Glacier

Indian army veterans create world record, largest team with disabilities scales Siachen Glacier

🕔20:16, 21.Sep 2021

Jammu, Sep 21  Indian army veterans have created a world record of having the largest team of people with disabilities to scale the world’s highest battlefield, Siachen Glacier, a defence statement said. “Team CLAW, a team of Special Forces Veterans

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PM to inaugurate new Defence Ministry office on Thursday

PM to inaugurate new Defence Ministry office on Thursday

🕔07:55, 15.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 15 The Defence Ministry office which houses close to 7,000 employees and many other organisations is set to move to two new complexes on Africa Avenue and Kasturba Gandhi Marg. Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi will inaugurate the

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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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Govt inks Rs 1,350 cr deal with Mahindra Defence for ASW defence suites

Govt inks Rs 1,350 cr deal with Mahindra Defence for ASW defence suites

🕔22:16, 27.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 27  The Defence Ministry on Friday signed a Rs 1,350 crore contract for integrated anti-submarine warfare (ASW) defence suites with an Indian company – Mahindra Defence Systems Ltd. “Contract for procurement of 14 integrated anti-submarine warfare defence

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Defence reforms will make India global powerhouse in coming times: Rajnath

Defence reforms will make India global powerhouse in coming times: Rajnath

🕔21:05, 7.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 7  Expressing confidence about the reforms in defence sector, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday that these reforms will make India a global powerhouse in the times to come. Addressing a gathering during launch of a

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