India | Reported by Vishnu Som | Friday December 19, 2014
In the first export of a warship by India, a Kolkata manufacturer will hand over - for 50 million dollars - an offshore patrol vessel to the Mauritian navy later this month.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Israel and the United States on Tuesday tested the Jewish state's Arrow 3 ballistic missile interception system, the defence ministry said, with local media reporting the trial was cut short.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday December 16, 2014
The Indian Navy will soon have another nuclear submarine. The government has decided to lease a second nuclear submarine from Russia, top Defence Ministry officials have told NDTV.
Saturday December 13, 2014
The Hinduja Group, in partnership with another company, has acquired the UK's iconic Old War Office building that was once occupied by the country's war-time Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday December 11, 2014
Coast Guard Ship Barracuda may be a small by warship standards, but it is a great leap for India. Barracuda - designed and built by the Kolkata-based Garden Reach Shipbuilders - is India first warship which is to be exported
Sunday December 7, 2014
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is expected to give recommendations for base price and valuation of 3G spectrum by early January as the government plans to auction the airwaves along with 2G sale scheduled in February.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Trai said that DoT is in talks with the Defence Ministry for the vacation of the 2100MHz band and there are three possible scenarios under deliberation.
India | Reuters | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The French and Indian defence ministers agreed on Monday to overcome any differences and finalise the sale of 126 fighter jets to India in a deal worth an estimated $15 billion, the Indian defence ministry said.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 29, 2014
India's premier defence and research organisation DRDO's chief Dr Avinash Chander will retire on November 30 but will continue to occupy the position on a contractual basis till May, 2016.
World | Agence France- Presse | Thursday November 20, 2014
Pakistan and Russia signed a "milestone" military cooperation pact today aimed at bringing peace and stability to the region, Islamabad's defence ministry said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Based on recommendations and agreements, the DoT expects the Defence Ministry to clear about 165MHz of spectrum across frequency bands.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
Sources said that creation of this new band would also facilitate release of around 150MHz of spectrum by the Defence Ministry in 1700-2000MHz band.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 12, 2014
An Algerian air force MiG-25 fighter jet crashed on a training exercise late Tuesday but the pilot ejected safely, the defence ministry said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Islamists from Nigeria's Boko Haram killed at least three civilians over the weekend as they attacked six communities in the remote north of neighbouring Cameroon, a defence ministry source told AFP today.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday November 10, 2014
India's new Defence Minister Manohar Gopalkrishna Prabhu Parrikar, today walks into an office with a long to-do list waiting on the table.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 7, 2014
Keeping China in mind, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the government is taking all steps to create matching infrastructure on the Indian side to realise its military potential.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Vishnu Varma | Friday November 7, 2014
Goa will have a new chief minister on Saturday as Manohar Parrikar resigns and heads to Delhi, where he is expected to take over as India's next Defence Minister after a union cabinet expansion on Sunday.
India | Written by Tejas Mehta | Friday November 7, 2014
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, the man tipped to be the next Defence Minister, has assured that if he was indeed given the high profile portfolio, under him, the ministry will have a break from its scam-tainted past.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 6, 2014
Four Tunisian soldiers were killed and 11 others were wounded on Wednesday in an attack by suspected Islamist militants on a bus carrying soldiers in Kef near the Algerian border, the Defence Ministry said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Three Tunisian soldiers were killed on Wednesday when suspected militants opened fire on a minibus carrying troops and their families, the defence ministry said.