Sunday 21 April 2024

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15 Indian Cos joining Parrikar on US visit for military trade

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will be accompanied by a large group of officials from private sector defence manufacturers on his first visit to the US, signalling New Delhi's determination to give a push to the ... READ

Parrikar to tell US that its Pak policy not working

American military and foreign policy of engaging Pakistan is not working, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will be telling his US counterpart Ashton Carter during his two-day visit next week, sources told NDTV. READ

Online recruitment by Islamic State matter of concern: Parrikar

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday expressed concern over the use of the internet by Islamic State militants for recruitment and said it was important to enhance information and communications technology (ICT) capabilities to face ... READ

GenNext claims land allotted permanently for Defence Expo; CM denies

GenNext produces documents to prove that the land at Betul has been permanently allotted to defence ministry for Defence Expo. But Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar flatly denies the charge. READ

Russia is 'all weather friend' of India: Parrikar

Ahead of the visit to Russia, Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar called Russia an “all weather friend” of India, where he is expected to talk about numerous key deals. READ

Goa to be next defence manufacturing hub?

Efforts are being made to make Goa an important ‘defence manufacturing cluster’ for the supply of various materials, sub-assemblies and services required in the construction of special purpose vessels (SPVs), says the top official of ... READ

Parrikar commissions India's biggest warship 'Kochi'

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday unveiled and commissioned India's biggest, indigenously built warship INS Kochi at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai. READ

Parrikar assures Commission for women in Navy

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has assured his support to a Delhi High Court order allowing permanent commission to women navy officers and said he would take all steps to ensure that it is not challenged ... READ

5 instances of rage of Rishis, to prove Parrikar wrong

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar, a graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology, said a peculiar thing at a Defence Research and Development Organisation conference on Thursday. He said the rishis (sages or hermits) from our ... READ

NCC cadets can remove 3 M Kg of waste: Parrikar

Batting for a cleaner and healthier futrure, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today asked the over 10 lakh-cadet strong National Cadet Corps (NCC) to joint the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'. READ