Back to homepage

Tag "Rajnath Singh"

DRDO flight tests Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile

DRDO flight tests Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile

🕔20:59, 11.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Tuesday successfully flight tested the final deliverable configuration of Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM), officials said. The indigenously developed anti-tank missile is a low weight, fire and

Read Full Article
Defence Ministry surveys its land, takes measures for its protection

Defence Ministry surveys its land, takes measures for its protection

🕔07:08, 10.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Defence Ministry, which has conducted the first-ever digital survey and documentation of its lakhs of acres of its land holdings across the country, has now begun specialised training for capacity-building of technical personnel and officers

Read Full Article
Rajnath, Yogi lay foundation stone of BrahMos unit

Rajnath, Yogi lay foundation stone of BrahMos unit

🕔06:48, 27.Dec 2021

Lucknow, Dec 27 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Sunday that India was not making BrahMos missiles to attack any country in the world. “We want to make BrahMos so that India has such power that no country in

Read Full Article
Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

🕔11:11, 9.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to brief the Lok Sabha about the chopper crash in Tamil Nadu in which Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 other defence personnel died. Singh

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh & UP Chief Minister hold consultations in Lucknow to enhance investment in UP Defence Industrial Corridor

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh & UP Chief Minister hold consultations in Lucknow to enhance investment in UP Defence Industrial Corridor

🕔19:51, 12.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 12:Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh and Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath held consultations to enhance investment in the UP Defence Industrial Corridor (UPDIC) at the Chief Minister’s residence in Lucknow on November 12, 2021. The Raksha

Read Full Article
Modi, Shah, Rajnath greet nation on Bhai Dooj

Modi, Shah, Rajnath greet nation on Bhai Dooj

🕔12:46, 6.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP National President J.P. Nadda greeted the nation on the occasion of Bhai Dooj on Saturday. Taking to Twitter, Modi said: “Best wishes

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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.

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
Defence Ministry, Airbus sign Rs 22,000 Cr contract for 56 C-295 transport aircraft

Defence Ministry, Airbus sign Rs 22,000 Cr contract for 56 C-295 transport aircraft

🕔18:29, 24.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Indian Defence Ministry signed contract worth around Rs 22,000 crore with Airbus Defence and Space, Spain on Friday for procurement of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft for the Air Force. Of these 16 aircraft are to be

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

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

🕔14:10, 22.Sep 2021

New York, Sep 22 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

Read Full Article