Blog | Rahul Verma | Wednesday February 4, 2015
He was fighting cancer, dreamt of being an Air Force pilot.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 31, 2015
A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Bed village in Gujarat's Jamnagar district on Saturday. The pilot managed to eject, and is safe, police said.
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Saturday January 31, 2015
A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force has crashed in Jamnagar in Gujarat. Initial reports say that the pilot ejected safely before the crash.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Surprised at receiving a compliment from US President Barack Obama on Tuesday, Wing Commander Pooja Thakur, who led the Inter-Service Guard of Honour inspected by the US President at Rashtrapati Bhavan, said "it feels good".
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday January 27, 2015
A MiG-27 fighter jet crashed today in Mahabar village, four kilometers from Barmer district of Rajasthan. The plane crashed on a passing motorcycle injuring the rider.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 26, 2015
The fly-past by Indian Air Force aircraft during the Republic Day parade has thrilled people over the years, but many a heart skipped a beat watching the spectacular 'Vertical Charlie' manoeuvre of its elite Su-30 MKI aircraft on Monday.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday January 26, 2015
On a damp Delhi morning, with President Barack Obama watching, about 300 women made history for India. In three contingents -one each for the army, air force and navy- they marched as part of the Republic Day parade, dazzling onlookers despite the d...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were seen sharing some lighter moments at the banquet for US President Barack Obama on Sunday night at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Cheat Sheet | Written by Vishnu Som | Monday January 26, 2015
The grand Republic Day parade lasted two hours, the non-stop drizzle failing to dampen the crowd's enthusiasm for the event, owed at least in part to the presence of President Barack Obama as Chief Guest. First Lady Michelle Obama was bundled up in a...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 26, 2015
The 66th Republic Day was celebrated with fervour with Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah unfurling the national flag and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam giving away annual awards to police personnel and civilians.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday January 26, 2015
The Indian Air Force has said that the flypast, a highlight of the Republic Day parade, is on. There was some worry that the 30-aircraft display would be cancelled due to rain in the capital.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday January 25, 2015
The officer who led the Guard of Honour on staying focused- and very alert.
India News | Ruchira Hoon | Sunday January 25, 2015
Michelle Obama, who is in India on a three-day visit, landed in Delhi's Palam Airport this morning wearing an outfit by Indian designer Bibhu Mohapatra. She exited Air Force One hand-in-hand with US President Barack Obama in a geometric-print black a...
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 24, 2015
Excited by the prospect of travelling with the US President on Air Force One, Indian American Congressman Ami Bera feels honoured to have been invited by Barack Obama to join him on his historic trip to India.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 24, 2015
US President Barack Obama will leave Andrews Air Force Base this evening for his highly anticipated three-day landmark trip to India on an invitation by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Reuters | Thursday January 22, 2015
India and Russia have agreed to speed up work on a fifth-generation military aircraft, Indian officials said on Thursday, in a vote of confidence in an old defence partner days before US President Barack Obama arrives to advance ties.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday January 22, 2015
From the moment Air Force One, US President Barack Obama's special aircraft, enters Indian airspace, a set of unprecedented security measures will be activated. He will land in Delhi on Sunday on a three-day visit during which he will be the chief gu...
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 22, 2015
India and Russia on Wednesday agreed to speed up work and iron out hurdles that are holding up the co-production and co-designing of a 5th Generation Fighter Aircraft.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Over nine minutes on Monday next, 30 aircraft of the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force will roar over Rajpath during the Republic Day parade, watched by US president Barack Obama, President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many others...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
A seven-layer security ring will be thrown around the VVIP enclosure on Rajpath for the Republic Day parade to be witnessed by US President Barack Obama and the airspace over the area would be monitored by a radar to be specially set up.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 15, 2015
Most people may still be hitting the snooze button on their alarm clocks, but nearly 350 women officers from the army, navy and air force have been at work for three hours already - practicing for the parade in which they will march on Republic Day.
India News | Reuters | Thursday January 15, 2015
A French delegation will visit Delhi this month to try to salvage an agreement to supply 126 Rafale fighter jets to the Indian Air Force. One of the world's biggest defence deals has hit a snag over the local assembly of the planes.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 1, 2015
Just how high the Indian armed forces - the Army, Navy and Air Force - should raise their arms while marching past President Pranab Mukerjee and US President Barack Obama on Republic Day, January 26 has generated a major controversy.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
Indian Air Force played a vital role in the recently concluded Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand by ferrying electoral staff, security forces and EVMs to difficult terrains.