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First indigenous combat helicopter ‘Prachanda’ inducted in IAF

First indigenous combat helicopter ‘Prachanda’ inducted in IAF

🕔19:54, 3.Oct 2022

The first indigenous combat helicopter named ‘Prachanda’ was inducted in the Indian Air Force on Monday in Jodhpur. Jaipur, Oct 3 (IANS) The first indigenous combat helicopter named ‘Prachanda’ was inducted in the Indian Air Force on Monday in Jodhpur. Union

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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

🕔19:06, 27.Sep 2022

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. New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday lauded the growing role of

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Defence Ministry signs MoU with Bank of Baroda, HDFC Bank to expand SPARSH initiative

Defence Ministry signs MoU with Bank of Baroda, HDFC Bank to expand SPARSH initiative

🕔19:46, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Defence Accounts Department of Ministry of Defence, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Wednesday with Bank of Baroda and HDFC Bank to take them onboard as Service Centres under the System for Pension Administration

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Indian Army launches “HIM- DRONE-A-THON”

Indian Army launches “HIM- DRONE-A-THON”

🕔22:18, 8.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 08 The Indian Army in collaboration with the Drone Federation of India has launched the ‘Him Drone-a-thon’ programme on 08 August 22. This initiative in line with Atmanirbharta in defence manufacturing is aimed to catalyse and provide

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12th DefExpo to be held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat between October 18-22

12th DefExpo to be held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat between October 18-22

🕔22:14, 8.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 08 The 12th edition of DefExpo – India’s flagship exhibition on Land, Naval and Homeland Security systems – will be held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat between October 18-22, 2022. The five-day event will witness three business days followed by two public

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‘ABHYAS’ aerial target successfully flight-tested

‘ABHYAS’ aerial target successfully flight-tested

🕔18:03, 29.Jun 2022

The “ABHYAS” high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) was successfully flight-tested from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur, off the Odisha coast on Wednesday, the Ministry of Defence said. New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The “ABHYAS” high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) was

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Lt Gen Manoj C Pande is next Chief of Army Staff

Lt Gen Manoj C Pande is next Chief of Army Staff

🕔20:11, 18.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 17 Government has appointed Lt Gen Manoj C Pande, presently Vice Chief of the Army Staff, as the next Chief of the Army Staff with effect from the afternoon of April 30, 2022. Born on May 06, 1962,

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Defence Ministry signs deal for eight Fast Patrol Vessels

Defence Ministry signs deal for eight Fast Patrol Vessels

🕔17:45, 28.Mar 2022

The Defence Ministry on Monday signed a contract with Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) for construction of eight Fast Patrol Vessels for the Indian Coast Guard at a total project cost of Rs 473 crore, an official statement said. New Delhi,

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Centre approves setting up of 21 new Sainik Schools

Centre approves setting up of 21 new Sainik Schools

🕔18:21, 26.Mar 2022

The Ministry of Defence has approved setting up of 21 new Sainik Schools, in partnership with NGOs, private schools and state governments for this academic year. New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Ministry of Defence has approved setting up of 21

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Defence Ministry bans import of 107 strategically important sub-systems

Defence Ministry bans import of 107 strategically important sub-systems

🕔18:08, 24.Mar 2022

Ministry of Defence has banned import of 107 strategically important line replacement units or sub-systems aimed to enhance self-reliance in defence manufacturing. New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Ministry of Defence has banned import of 107 strategically important line replacement units or

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IREDA and Goa Shipyard Ltd signs MoU for Rooftop Solar Power Projects

IREDA and Goa Shipyard Ltd signs MoU for Rooftop Solar Power Projects

🕔07:41, 30.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 30: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) to provide its techno-financial expertise to set-up a rooftop solar power project. The two companies are PSUs

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India develops virtual museum to tell gallantry awards winners tales

India develops virtual museum to tell gallantry awards winners tales

🕔19:07, 20.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) India has developed a virtual museum to bring together the stories of commitment and sacrifice of the gallantry awards winners in an innovative and user friendly format. Minister of State (Defence) Ajay Bhatt inaugurated an interactive

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Defence Ministry inks MoU with IITE, Gandhinagar

Defence Ministry inks MoU with IITE, Gandhinagar

🕔07:24, 11.Dec 2021

Gandhinagar, Dec 11 (IANS) The Ministry of Defence has entered an MoU with Indian Institute of Teacher Education (IITE) in Gandhinagar to facilitate training to teachers of Sainik Schools, an official said on Friday. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed

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CDS chopper crash : CDS Bipin Rawat, wife and 11 scumb to injuries

CDS chopper crash : CDS Bipin Rawat, wife and 11 scumb to injuries

🕔15:57, 8.Dec 2021

With deep regret, it has now been ascertained that Gen Bipin Rawat, Mrs Madhulika Rawat and 11 other persons on board have died in the unfortunate accident. — Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) December 8, 2021 New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) India’s

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INS Visakhapatnam commissioned into Indian Navy

INS Visakhapatnam commissioned into Indian Navy

🕔19:26, 21.Nov 2021

 INS Visakhapatnam will strengthen maritime security & protect national interests ·      Giant leap towards achieving ‘Make in India, Make for the World’ ·      Public-private partnership will soon make India a global shipbuilding hub ·      Indian Navy’s primary objective is to keep Indo-Pacific open,

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Electronic Pension Payment Order gets integrated with Digi Locker

Electronic Pension Payment Order gets integrated with Digi Locker

🕔07:33, 6.Oct 2021

Key Highlights: Over 23 lakhs defence pensioners will get benefited To enhance the ease of living of the defence pensioners Pensioners can obtain Pension Payment Order instantly New Delh, Oct 06: Department of Ex-servicemen welfare, Ministry of Defence has integrated

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Developing indigenous technology need of the hour: Rajnath Singh

Developing indigenous technology need of the hour: Rajnath Singh

🕔18:22, 4.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Developing new technologies indigenously is the need of the hour, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pointing out that it is extremely important not just for strengthening national security but also ensuring overall development of the country.

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Monumental national flag unfurled in Leh by Army’s Fire and Fury Corps

Monumental national flag unfurled in Leh by Army’s Fire and Fury Corps

🕔10:56, 3.Oct 2021

Srinagar, Oct 2 (IANS) Army’s Fire and Fury Corps organised a historic event on Saturday at Leh Garrison, where a monumental national flag was unfurled by R.K. Mathur, LG of Ladakh, on the hill overlooking Leh valley.General M.M. Naravane, Chief of

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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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