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Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
news about Defence ministry
Oct 19, 2019 08:55
According to a media statement, the decision was taken following the success of a pilot project initiated by the Defence Ministry for admission of girl children in Sainik School Chhingchhip in Mizoram two years ago. read more
Oct 12, 2019 08:22
Singh also appreciated the role played by the US in countering terrorism. read more
Sep 25, 2019 23:38
The IAF currently operates a fleet of six Russian-origin Ilyushin-78 tankers that are plagued by maintenance problems and more refuellers are required to stay prepared to counter China in the eastern sector. read more
Sep 18, 2019 05:54
The HTT-40 is currently undergoing a string of elaborate tests at HAL to demonstrate that it is safe for rookie pilots and meets IAF’s exacting standards for trainer planes. Test pilots have wrapped up intensive flight tests but some brutal trials are... read more
Sep 17, 2019 19:46
Speaking on the occasion, Satheesh Reddy said the technological capabilities existing in DRDO laboratories for defence applications will be customised to meet the requirements of the human space mission of ISRO. read more
Aug 27, 2019 18:28
Two key policy decisions taken by the defence ministry reflect the government’s sharp focus on upgrading the military’s fighting potential and sharpening its operational effectiveness to take on new challenges. read more
Aug 22, 2019 05:55
Early into its second term in office, the Narendra Modi government has in principle decided to corporatise the 41 ordnance factories — the oldest government entities — to increase their efficiency, sharpen their competitive edge and expand their export... read more
Aug 21, 2019 23:01
Awaiting defence ministry’s permission, work on installing advance instrument landing system stalled read more
Aug 20, 2019 07:39
The official noted that in the past, the Comptroller Auditor General (CAG), the government’s auditor, and the armed forces, repeatedly raised issue of quality and delays in delivery of equipment by the ordnance factories. read more
Aug 16, 2019 09:31
The North has protested against joint military drills conducted by South Korea and the United States, which kicked off last week, calling them a rehearsal for war. It has also fired several short-range missiles in recent weeks. read more
Jul 24, 2019 23:29
A white paper titled ‘China’s National Defence in the New Era’, released by Chinese defence ministry touched upon various aspects of its military development comparing with India, the US, Russia and other countries. read more
Jul 24, 2019 07:05
While the formal induction will happen in September, the first batch of four Rafale jets will fly to their home base in India only next April-May. All 36 fighter planes will arrive by September 2022, a small step on the long road towards building a stronger... read more
Jul 16, 2019 07:47
Prasad started poultry farming and worked hard for 30 years. With the aim of helping society, he has also set up a sports university. read more
Jul 04, 2019 06:06
A medical downgrade entitles a soldier to better retirement benefits. On average for the same rank, a disability pension can be 20 to 50% more than a normal one, plus tax exemption. read more