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  • Top US Defence Official To Visit 'Valued Ally' India, Hold Talks With PM Modi

    Top US Defence Official To Visit 'Valued Ally' India, Hold Talks With PM Modi

    US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will visit India and hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman to reaffirm that Washington considers New Delhi a valued and influential ally. This is the first cabinet-level official's visit to India under the Trump administration

  • US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis To Visit India, Meet PM Modi Next Week

    US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis To Visit India, Meet PM Modi Next Week

    US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will visit India and hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman to reaffirm that Washington considers New Delhi a valued and influential ally.

  • Amit Shah Testifies In Court, Backs Maya Kodnani's Claims In Gujarat Riots Case

    Amit Shah Testifies In Court, Backs Maya Kodnani's Claims In Gujarat Riots Case

    BJP president Amit Shah told a Gujarat court on Monday that he had seen Maya Kodnani, a leader of his party, in the state assembly and then at Ahmedabad's Sola Civil Hospital on the morning of February 28, 2002. Mr Shah appeared as a defence witness in a riot case in which Kodnani is accused of murdering 11 Muslims on that day in Naroda Gam, an Ahm...

  • Trash To Be Cleared From High-Altitude Areas, Glaciers: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Trash To Be Cleared From High-Altitude Areas, Glaciers: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said her Ministry will run a campaign to remove trash from high altitude areas and glaciers.

  • President, Nirmala Sitharaman Pay Homage To Arjan Singh At His Residence

    President, Nirmala Sitharaman Pay Homage To Arjan Singh At His Residence

    President Ram Nath Kovind, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman along with three service chiefs today paid their tributes to the Late Marshal of the Indian Air Force, Arjan Singh, at his residence in New Delhi.

  • Arjan Singh: India's Oldest Serving Military Officer, Hero Of 1965 War

    Arjan Singh: India's Oldest Serving Military Officer, Hero Of 1965 War

    Back in September 1965, the Chief of Air Staff was summoned to the Defence Minister's office. Pakistan was targetting the vital town of Akhnoor in Jammu and Kashmir as part of Operation Grand Slam. The army needed air support. The government needed to know how quickly the Indian Air Force would be ready for operations. Air Force Chief Arjan Singh r...

  • Not Our Job To Satisfy US, Says Pakistan

    Not Our Job To Satisfy US, Says Pakistan

    In a strong rebuttal of the US charge that it was not adequately acting against terrorist sanctuaries on its soil, Pakistan has said that the onus of satisfying Washington about its concerns was not on Islamabad, the media reported on Thursday.

  • Why $7.8 Billion Submarine Deal Is Tough For India And Japan

    Why $7.8 Billion Submarine Deal Is Tough For India And Japan

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe holds his 10th summit with India's leader Narendra Modi on Thursday, underscoring the importance of strategic ties between the countries as the two face an increasingly assertive China. Supplying submarine technology would lock Japan and India into an even tighter defense relationship for years to come.

  • With China In Mind, PM Modi-Shinzo Abe To Delve On Boosting Defence Ties

    With China In Mind, PM Modi-Shinzo Abe To Delve On Boosting Defence Ties

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe are likely to deliberate extensively on bolstering defence and security ties during the annual summit talks being held in Gandhinagar tomorrow in the backdrop of China's growing assertiveness in the region.

  • PM Modi Holds Talks With Belarus President AG Lukashenko

    PM Modi Holds Talks With Belarus President AG Lukashenko

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held extensive talks with Belarus President AG Lukashenko to ramp up bilateral engagement in various areas, including defence, trade and investment.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman, Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan Join Key Cabinet Committees

    Nirmala Sitharaman, Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan Join Key Cabinet Committees

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan have become members of key cabinet committees reconstituted after the September 3 reshuffle.

  • Defence Ties High On Agenda During Belarusian President's India Visit

    Defence Ties High On Agenda During Belarusian President's India Visit

    India and Belarus are expected to ramp up their bilateral cooperation, including in defence and security, as the eastern European country's President Alexander Lukashenko is on a two-day visit to New Delhi.

  • Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Big Shake-Up Of Workflow

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Big Shake-Up Of Workflow

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold daily meetings with all three service chiefs and the defence secretary to ensure quick decision making in her ministry.

  • Audit Report On Ammo Shortage Factually Wrong, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

    Audit Report On Ammo Shortage Factually Wrong, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

    Dismissing the CAG report, which stated that the defence forces had ammunition that could last for 20 days in the event of a war, as "factually wrong", Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today asserted there was no dearth of weapons with the defence forces.

  • Strengthening Armed Forces Top Priority: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Strengthening Armed Forces Top Priority: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that maintaining optimum state of readiness of the armed forces on all fronts would be given top priority, comments which came amid concerns over security challenges on the country's northern and western borders.

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