Ministry of Defence

Indian Coast Guard sends 10-member team to help Mauritius control oil spill

Indian Coast Guard sends 10-member team to help Mauritius control oil spill

New Delhi: The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has sent a 10-member specialist team with equipment to Mauritius for supplementing ongoing effort...Read More

Second defence acquisition draft talks of leasing equipment

Second defence acquisition draft talks of leasing equipment

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Tuesday uploaded the second draft of the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP), 2020, on its website invit...Read More

Defence Ministry rubbishes 'malicious and unsubstantiated accusations' of 'staged hospital' for PM Modi's Leh visit

Defence Ministry rubbishes 'malicious and unsubstantiated accusations' of 'staged hospital' for PM Modi's Leh visit

The Ministry of Defence's clarification comes after many on Twitter said that Modi's Leh visit was a "marketing gimmick" and wondered whe...Read More

Defence Ministry approves purchase of fighter jets, missile systems, weapons worth Rs 38,900 crore

Defence Ministry approves purchase of fighter jets, missile systems, weapons worth Rs 38,900 crore

In the midst of India's tense border standoff with China, the defence ministry on Thursday approved procurement of a number of frontline ...Read More

Chinese make right noises, and then some jarring ones

Chinese make right noises, and then some jarring ones

K J M Varma BeijingChina on Wednesday said maintaining peace along the Sino-India border is in the common interest of both the countries ...Read More

Bengaluru: The mystery behind the loud boom that shook Bengaluru to its bones on Wednesday has been solved

Bengaluru: The mystery behind the loud boom that shook Bengaluru to its bones on Wednesday has been solved

On Thursday it was confirmed that the boom had emanated from an IAF test flight “involving a supersonic profile”. The loud boom that ratt...Read More

Tata Power SED bags Rs 1,200 crore contract from the Ministry of Defence

Tata Power SED bags Rs 1,200 crore contract from the Ministry of Defence

Tata Power Strategic Engineering Division (Tata Power SED) will modernise the infrastructure of 37 Airfields of Indian Air Force, Indian ...Read More

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders catches eye at Def Expo 2020

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders catches eye at Def Expo 2020

The Artificial Intelligence-enabled Remotely Operated Vehicle (RoV) can carry out underwater imaging, underwater high-pressure cleaning a...Read More

India to have 10 more Defence Attaches in various countries

India to have 10 more Defence Attaches in various countries

New Delhi: To strengthen India's defence diplomacy, the Ministry of Defence on Monday announced creation of 10 new posts of Defence Attac...Read More

'Rejected BJP states too': Centre on turning down Maha, WB R-Day parade proposals

'Rejected BJP states too': Centre on turning down Maha, WB R-Day parade proposals

Ministry of Defence has clarified that a total of 56 tableaux proposals have been recieved and 22 have been shortlisted.

Girls to join five more Sainik Schools, online registration opens for academic session 2020-21

Girls to join five more Sainik Schools, online registration opens for academic session 2020-21

Taking a major step to bring girls in Sainik Schools, Ministry of Defence has asked five Sainik Schools to admit girls from the next batc...Read More

Pragya was falsely implicated by Cong: Meenakshi Lekhi backs terror-accused MP's appointment to defence ministry panel

Pragya was falsely implicated by Cong: Meenakshi Lekhi backs terror-accused MP's appointment to defence ministry panel

"People who have been found innocent, who have basically been granted bail by the Supreme Court...who have been victimised by the Congres...Read More

MoD bans business dealings with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari's firm OIS

MoD bans business dealings with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari's firm OIS

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has banned all transactions and dealings with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari's firm Offset India Solu...Read More

Rafale papers ‘stolen’ Modi government informed Supreme Court

Rafale papers ‘stolen’ Modi government informed Supreme Court

Government cites ‘theft’ to scuttle plea for review of Rafale judgement; says ‘stolen’ papers were accessed by Hindu newspaper and are no...Read More

Ordinance Factories Board gets nod for producing ‘Dhanush’

Ordinance Factories Board gets nod for producing ‘Dhanush’

Kolkata: The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has received clearance from the Indian Army and the Ministry of Defence for production of 114 ‘...Read More

MoD note used to malign procurement by concealing facts: Rafale chief negotiator former Air Marshal SBP Sinha

MoD note used to malign procurement by concealing facts: Rafale chief negotiator former Air Marshal SBP Sinha

New Delhi: Former Air Marshal SBP Sinha, who headed the negotiations from the Indian side in the Rafale aircraft deal, on Friday deprecat...Read More

Operation Raksha Gyan Shakti to be launched on November 27

Operation Raksha Gyan Shakti to be launched on November 27

New Delhi: In a bid to increase self-reliance, the Ministry of Defence will launch Operation Raksha Gyan Shakti on November 27 to increas...Read More

Major boost to firepower of Indian army

Major boost to firepower of Indian army

Mumbai: Marking a major milestone towards capacity building and capability enhancement of the Indian Army, Defence Minister, Nirmala Sith...Read More

More Indians in UK armed forces

More Indians in UK armed forces

London: The UK government on Monday announced a relaxation of recruitment criteria to allow Commonwealth nationals to apply for jobs in i...Read More

Defence Expo 2018: Ashok Leyland bags MoD order to supply HMV to carry Smerch Rockets

Defence Expo 2018: Ashok Leyland bags MoD order to supply HMV to carry Smerch Rockets

New Delhi:) Hinduja flagship firm Ashok Leyland today said it has bagged contract from Ministry of Defence (MoD) for supplying High Mobil...Read More

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