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Rajnath urges pvt sector to provide jobs to 60K soldiers who retire every year

Rajnath urges pvt sector to provide jobs to 60K soldiers who retire every year

🕔16:04, 29.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has appealed to the people to contribute generously to the Armed Forces Flag Day Fund, and urged the private sector to provide employment opportunities to about 60,000 soldiers who retire at young

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Indo-Pacific region is imp for eco development of global community: Rajnath

Indo-Pacific region is imp for eco development of global community: Rajnath

🕔17:41, 25.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Indo-Pacific region remains important for the economic development of not only the region but also of the wider global community, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday. Centuries old sea lanes criss-crossing the region have

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Peaceful Indo-Pacific, with ASEAN at its centre, vital for world’s security: Rajnath

Peaceful Indo-Pacific, with ASEAN at its centre, vital for world’s security: Rajnath

🕔12:12, 23.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Asserting that world is seeing increasing strife amplified by disruptive politics, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said that a peaceful Indo-Pacific, with ASEAN at its centre, is vital more than ever for the security and

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Rajnath meets US Defense Secy in Cambodia, pitches expertise in aircraft maintenance

Rajnath meets US Defense Secy in Cambodia, pitches expertise in aircraft maintenance

🕔06:53, 23.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday met his US counterpart Lloyd Austin in Cambodia’s Siem Reap, and apprised him about India’s expertise in aircraft maintenance, ship-building, repairs as he suggested that US companies can look for

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Immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India, Cambodia: Rajnath Singh

Immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India, Cambodia: Rajnath Singh

🕔17:57, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said there is immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India and Cambodia, and discussed mutually beneficial avenues of furthering the bilateral ties between both countries. During a bilateral meeting with

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Rajnath to attend ASEAN Defence Ministers Plus meeting at Cambodia

Rajnath to attend ASEAN Defence Ministers Plus meeting at Cambodia

🕔17:24, 20.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will be on a two-day visit to Cambodia, beginning November 23, to attend the ninth ASEAN Defence Ministers Plus (ADMM Plus) meeting and hold bilateral talks. Singh will be visiting Cambodia at

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Judicious use of financial resources key to boosting combat readiness: Rajnath

Judicious use of financial resources key to boosting combat readiness: Rajnath

🕔17:26, 14.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday exhorted Defence Accounts Department (DAD) to ensure judicious use of financial resources through quick and transparent decision making, terming it the “key” to strengthen the combat readiness of the Armed

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Rajnath Singh on 3-day visit to Lucknow

Rajnath Singh on 3-day visit to Lucknow

🕔12:03, 14.Nov 2022

Lucknow, Nov 14 (IANS) Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will arrive in Lucknow on Monday evening on a three-day visit. Rajnath Singh, who is an MP from Lucknow, has a packed schedule lined up with several events during his trip. According

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Rajnath dedicates 75 BRO infrastructure projects to nation

Rajnath dedicates 75 BRO infrastructure projects to nation

🕔07:26, 29.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday dedicated 75 strategically important infrastructure projects built by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in Ladakh. The 75 projects – 45 bridges, 27 roads, two Helipads and one Carbon Neutral Habitat-

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Department of Defence undertakes Special Campaign 2.0 to institutionalize ‘Swachhta’ in its field offices across the country

Department of Defence undertakes Special Campaign 2.0 to institutionalize ‘Swachhta’ in its field offices across the country

🕔18:47, 21.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 21 : Department of Defence has been conducting the Special Campaign 2.0 on Swachhta across its offices located in New Delhi and in all field offices and local units, since 2nd October 2022.   It started with a preparatory phase

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High Level Sri Lankan Delegation participates in DefExpo2022: India commits to strengthen Defence Cooperation with Sri Lanka

High Level Sri Lankan Delegation participates in DefExpo2022: India commits to strengthen Defence Cooperation with Sri Lanka

🕔18:25, 21.Oct 2022

Colombo, 21 October 2022: A three-member official delegation from Sri Lanka, led by State Minister of Defence Hon’ble Premitha Bandara Tennakoon and comprising Army and Navy officers, is currently on a visit to India for attending India’s premier biennial global

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India-Africa Defence Dialogue held on sidelines of DefExpo 2022

India-Africa Defence Dialogue held on sidelines of DefExpo 2022

🕔07:30, 19.Oct 2022

Gandhinagar, Oct 19 (IANS) The India-Africa Defence Dialogue (IADD) was held on Tuesday on the sidelines of DefExpo 2022 here, and successfully brought out various aspects of its theme “Adopting Strategy for Synergising and Strengthening Defence and Security Cooperation”. Delivering the

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Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with African counterparts at Gandhinagar

Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with African counterparts at Gandhinagar

🕔07:00, 18.Oct 2022

Gandhinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday held bilateral meetings with his various counterparts from Africa who are attending the India-Africa Defence Dialogue and the DefExpo in Gandhinagar. Rajnath Singh met his counterparts Major Gen Hanana Ould Sidi

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Bolstering national security top priority: Defence Minister

Bolstering national security top priority: Defence Minister

🕔10:41, 2.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said bolstering national security has been “our top priority since the beginning”, adding that the allocation of a total budget of Rs 5.25 lakh crore to the Ministry of Defence

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Rajnath seeks industry cooperation to take defence sector to new heights

Rajnath seeks industry cooperation to take defence sector to new heights

🕔06:31, 1.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 01 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday exhorted the Indian defence industry to make new investments and lay more emphasis on research and development to scale new heights. “Make new investments, put more emphasis on research &

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Rajnath urges defence production companies to prepare roadmap for next 25 yrs

Rajnath urges defence production companies to prepare roadmap for next 25 yrs

🕔15:51, 27.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday lauded the growing role of private manufacturers in defence production, describing it as an indicator in the sector’s growth. He urged the manufacturers to make a roadmap for the next

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Defence Ministry inks Rs 1,700 cr deal for surface-to-surface BrahMos missile

Defence Ministry inks Rs 1,700 cr deal for surface-to-surface BrahMos missile

🕔07:24, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Defence Ministry on Thursday signed a Rs 1,700 crore deal for acquisition of additional dual-role capable surface to surface BrahMos missiles. “Providing further impetus to Aatmanirbharta in defence production, the Ministry of Defence signed a

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Defence Minister calls on Egyptian President, agrees to strengthen military cooperation

Defence Minister calls on Egyptian President, agrees to strengthen military cooperation

🕔06:46, 20.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday called on Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in Cairo. He was received very warmly by El-Sisi who pointed out that relations between India and Egypt are well-established through history, and

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Rajnath Singh: India is rapidly moving towards consolidating the armed forces

Rajnath Singh: India is rapidly moving towards consolidating the armed forces

🕔17:21, 12.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday that India is rapidly moving towards joining the three armed forces and efforts are on to have common logistic nodes so that the resources of one service can be

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Rajnath, Jaishankar to visit Japan for 2+2 ministerial meet

Rajnath, Jaishankar to visit Japan for 2+2 ministerial meet

🕔11:55, 6.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Union Ministers Rajnath Singh and S. Jaishankar will pay an official visit to Japan to attend the second India-Japan 2+2 Ministerial Meeting from September 7-10, the Ministry of External Affairs announced in a statement on Tuesday.

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