Thursday 20 June 2024

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Dadhichi Rishi made Vajra for Indra using technology: Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday asked Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) scientists to learn from 'rishis', the art of being humble and overcoming jealously and anger. READ

Is shifting DefExpo to Goa feasible, Mr Parrikar?

After 15 years DefExpo India, a big international extravaganza, is being shifted out of Delhi to Goa. READ

One rank One pension stir hits Parrikar's Panaji (Goa)

The one rank, one pension (OROP) stir on Wednesday reached Goa, the home state of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, with ex-army veterans beginning an indefinite relay strike. READ

Rajnath applauds Coast Guard security

A meeting of Parliamentary Consultative Committee was held at Panaji, Goa under the Chairmanship of Home Minister Rajnath Singh on July 14, 2015 to inspect the activities of Indian Coast Guard. READ

Pak-ko mirchi lagi hai, woh bhi Andhra ki: RM

Even as Pakistan has been exploiting Manohar Parrikar's comment that 'terrorists have to be neutralised through terrorists' to target India, the Defence Minister has yet again fired a salvo at the neighbouring country. READ

Parrikar defends his remark of tackling terrorism with terrorism

Undeterred by the controversy over his earlier "terrorists have to be neutralised only through terrorists" remark, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has asserted that he will go to "any extent" to protect India and those who ... READ

Parrikar blames UPA Govt on war preparedness

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday blamed the previous UPA regime for not taking steps to maintain the stocks of arms and ammunition as preparation in case of a war and said the situation has ... READ

Rafale deal talks to begin as French team arrives

French team constituted to negotiate the Rafale deal has arrived in India and talks can start any time now, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today as he described the agreement as "one of the bold ... READ

Most chopper crashes due to human error: Parrikar

Human error is responsible for the majority of 73 helicopter accidents that have taken place in the last 24 years, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in Rajya Sabha today. READ

Defence production reforms on anvil: Parrikar

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the reforms in defence production would be in place in the next few months. READ