World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The Colombian army killed at least 13 leftist guerrillas early on Wednesday in two separate engagements, the defence ministry said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Assocham said it is a well known fact that telecom penetration has a multiplier effect on GDP growth, citing a study.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 20, 2014
Pressing ahead with its policy to promote the domestic production and research of military equipment, the government on Saturday cleared procurement proposals worth over Rs 21,000 crore. It also cleared a project for the production of transport aircr...
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The death toll form a car bomb attack in Afghanistan's eastern Paktika province on Tuesday rose to 89, a defence ministry spokesman said.
World | Reuters | Sunday July 13, 2014
A bomb killed three soldiers and four security officers in western Algeria, the defence ministry said on Sunday, the second deadly attack in the country in four months.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Cyber Operation Centres will be set up for threat management and mitigation as part of efforts to protect defence networks from cyber attacks, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha today.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Friday July 11, 2014
The Ministry of Defence will soon invite international bids for constructing the National War Memorial at Prince's Park, near India Gate in the heart of the capital, after the NDA government cleared the decks for the project.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 10, 2014
German politicians reacted angrily on Wednesday to news of a suspected U.S. spy in the defence ministry, which came days after the arrest of a German foreign intelligence agency worker as a suspected CIA informant.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday July 9, 2014
A top secret report on how the government and military bungled the war with China cannot be made public without the consent of the army, said top sources in the Defence Ministry today.
Thursday July 3, 2014
The Defence Ministry has suggested raising the cap on FDI in defence to 49 per cent from the current 26 per cent to help in developing partnerships between Indian and foreign military hardware manufacturing firms.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
The contract is for supply, trenching, laying, installation, testing and commissioning of optical fibre cable network which will establish optical national long distance backbone and optical access routes for the defence network.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
The government on Monday said only a certain class of companies, including those producing defence equipment, would be subject to cost audit.
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 28, 2014
Fierce clashes erupted between rebels and tribes backed by an army unit in a northern Yemeni city close to the capital yesterday, breaching a week-old ceasefire, a Defence Ministry official said, as the country's leaders said assailants were plotting...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Some government websites, including those of the Prime Minister's Office, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and key ministries such as finance and defence, experienced outages this evening.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Azerbaijani troops have shot dead a soldier from the separatist Nagorny Karabakh forces in the latest outbreak of violence along the disputed region's volatile frontline, the rebel defence ministry said on Wednesday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 24, 2014
The soldier who killed five of his unit comrades last weekend in a South Korean army barrack, apologised to the families of the victims and to his own, said the country's ministry of national defence in Seoul on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 24, 2014
South Korea's Defence Ministry has acknowledged it used a stand-in to portray a captured runaway soldier to deceive journalists as the real fugitive was taken to a hospital following a failed suicide attempt.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 23, 2014
A South Korean soldier who fled after allegedly killing five colleagues was captured on Monday following an unsuccessful suicide attempt, the Defence Ministry said.
World | Reuters | Monday June 23, 2014
Yemen's defence ministry and Shi'ite rebels agreed a ceasefire on Sunday after clashes which have shaken the capital Sanaa and its outskirts, the country's official 26 September newspaper said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 23, 2014
South Korea's defence ministry denied on Monday the reported capture of a fugitive South Korean conscript who killed five fellow soldiers in a shooting spree on the border with North Korea.