Truth vs Hype: The Parakh Paradox
Oct 26, 2013
India, China sign border agreement, no visa pact
Oct 23, 2013
World | Associated Press | Saturday December 7, 2013
Japan's defence minister said today that China's recently declared maritime air defence zone over the East China Sea raises regional tensions.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop defied a stern rebuke from Beijing on Saturday to repeat concerns that China's recently announced air defence zone has increased regional tensions.
South | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Friday December 6, 2013
The Election Commission today rejected Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's explanation over the alleged violation of the model code of conduct during the Yercaud bypolls in the state.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Sangrur MP Vijay Inder Singla requested Jitendra Singh to play a leading role in setting up such institutes in every state and for establishing a Sports University with a strategic tie-up between the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Youth Affai...
Monday December 2, 2013
American companies show more interest in selling aircraft and defence equipment to India than in investing in its manufacturing sector which needs to be developed to reduce the country's import dependence in areas such as electronic goods, Telecom Mi...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
Expressing dismay at India's offer to train Sri Lankan Naval officials, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has demanded that the Prime Minister review this "insensitive policy of defence co-operation" as it was in "utter disregard" of sentiment...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 25, 2013
India will not be satisfied till Pakistan gives maximum punishment to the perpetrators of 26/11 Mumbai attack, Defence Minister AK Antony said on Monday.
Friday November 22, 2013
Hinting at a possible cut in the country's defence budget, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said the services will have to exercise prudence in acquisitions in view of the economic slowdown, stressing on the need to "cut our coat according to ...
Friday November 22, 2013
An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) headed by Defence Minister A K Antony agreed with the recommendation of the Telecom Commission to better regulator TRAI's suggested reserve or base price for the auction of spectrum in the 1800 MHz and 900 MHz b...
Assembly | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday November 21, 2013
Narendra Modi, who is running for Prime Minister, was censured by the Election Commission today for his controversial "khooni panja" remark against the Congress, and warned to be "more careful" in his speeches.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday November 20, 2013
The Indian Navy is red in the face and fuming. Defence Minister AK Antony today blamed the Indian Navy for the sinking of INS Sindhurakshak at the Bombay Harbour following explosions in the weapons chamber on August 14. He went on to further advise N...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with agency inputs) | Saturday November 16, 2013
After almost a decade of negotiations and reconstruction, the super aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya formally joined the Indian Navy today at a ceremony attended by Defence Minister AK Antony and the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin at t...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
Defence Minister AK Antony will arrive in Severodvinsk in north Russia tonight for the commissioning of aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya tomorrow at Sevmash Shipyard, Russia's nuclear submarine building centre.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
Pakistan continues to support terror operations in India even after Nawaz Sharif has taken over as the new Prime Minister, a former top Pentagon official and an eminent defence analyst has told the US Congress.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Defence Minister AK Antony today blamed the Pakistani Army for the numerous attempted infiltrations bids and repeated ceasefire violations along the Line of Control and International Border between India and Pakistan.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Defence minister AK Antony played down on Wednesday the prospects of a speedy conclusion to contract negotiations with France's Dassault Aviation for the acquisition of 126 Rafale fighter jets.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Defence Minister AK Antony today voiced "serious concern" over an "unusual increase" in ceasefire violations on the border with Pakistan, which he said cannot take place without the "tacit support" of the Pakistani establishment.
India | NDTV.com | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Defence Minister AK Antony today said terrorists receive tacit support from the Pakistan armed forces.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday October 23, 2013
The Defence Ministry has issued a final showcause notice to AgustaWestland before the impending cancellation of a controversial 3,600 crore contract for choppers for VVIPs including the Prime Minister.
India | NDTV.com | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Chinese premier Li Keqiang have signed a border pact in Beijing. The agreement is one of the nine MOUs signed by the two countries today