India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday August 27, 2015
Two more ex-servicemen, who were on indefinite hunger strike at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to demand the implementation of the One Rank One Pension scheme, have been taken to hospital.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Thursday August 27, 2015
Former soldiers and officers of the Indian Armed Forces are spending entire nights sleeping out in the open at New Delhi's Jantar Mantar in their quest for One Rank, One Pension.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in the fields in the Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, with the pilot managing to eject safely.
NDTVSports | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Mahendra Singh Dhoni made his first para jump from an Indian Air Force aircraft from a height of 1250 feet.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 18, 2015
In a bid to boost defence ties in the region, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha is on a four day visit to Oman and United Arab Emirates (UAE).
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
The French government has rejected Indian negotiators' demand for a 50 per cent offset clause citing sharp cost escalation but offered to participate in 'Make in India' projects to carry forward the talks for 36 Rafale fighter jets that have hit turbulence.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Sunday August 16, 2015
A stunned silence was the reaction of protesting Indian military veterans to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment that the government's consultations on OROP would continue, and .
India News | Barkha Dutt | Friday August 14, 2015
General VP Malik, the Army Chief, who led India to victory during the Kargil War, was the Prime Minister's personal choice for mediating back-channel talks between the government and military veterans who are leading the protests for One Rank One Pension or OROP.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday August 12, 2015
India's order of 36 French-made Rafale fighter jets has run into trouble with government officials struggling to agree on sales terms, sources said, four months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi intervened to break a logjam in previous commercial negotiations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
A Sukhoi jet joined the operations on Thursday in Arunachal Pradesh to search the missing Pawan Hans helicopter with three persons on board but met with little success as the chopper remained untraced for the third day.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Thursday August 6, 2015
In some of the most intense international air combat exercises ever featuring the Indian Air Force, IAF pilots flying Sukhoi 30 MKI fighters had a resounding 12-0 scoreline in their favour against Royal Air Force Typhoon jets in Within Visual Range (WVR) dogfighting operations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The Government has said only one out of the six Mi-17 IV helicopters of the BSF based in the national capital is functional and the rest have been grounded for want of major overhaul.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
A helicopter with an Arunachal Pradesh government official and two pilots onboard remained untraced for the second day on Wednesday as inclement weather hampered the aerial search operation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today informed the Upper House that the Centre has withdrawn the multi-billion dollar tender for the 126 Medium Multi Role Combat Aircrafts (MMRCA), for which Rafale was shortlisted in 2012.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
The martyrs of the Kargil conflict in 1999 were remembered in Chennai on the occasion of Vijay Diwas with the three services of the Indian Armed Forces paying respects to soldiers who laid down their lives defending the country in the war.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 25, 2015
The government has said that "consultation process" is in progress for the possible creation of the institution of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
The 36 Rafale combat planes and associated systems and weapons would be delivered in the same configuration as had been tested and approved by Indian Air Force, and with a longer maintenance responsibility by France, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
Three Indian Air Force jawans feared drowned in the Gaggar river in Panchkula district of Haryana on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
In a move aimed at boosting India's defence sector, 200 helicopters will be manufactured in the country with Russian collaboration as part of intensification and diversification of their strategic ties.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 10, 2015
The indigenously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile "Aakash" was formally inducted in the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Gwalior today.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday July 8, 2015
INS Viraat - perhaps the oldest serving warship today and India's second aircraft carrier in the fleet - may live on as a museum after it is decommissioned next year.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Questions are now being raised in Jammu and Kashmir on whether the Centre had violated procedures by directly debiting Rs 500 crore for the relief and rescue operations from the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF).
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday June 24, 2015
The Rafale deal with France is yet to materialise, but the Indian Air Force is set to lose 54 fighter jets within the next six months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
French defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will visit India soon as the two countries work towards finalising the deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets.