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Thursday, Jun 20, 2019
news about Defence ministry
Jun 15, 2019 05:53
According to three senior IAF officers, who asked not to be named, the AN-32, seen as a workhorse for the force, may be taken off duties that involve flying over mountainous regions and oceans out of safety concerns. read more
Jun 11, 2019 15:53
The IS terror group overran swathes of Iraq and Syria in 2014 before Baghdad declared a victory over it in 2017. In March, US-backed forces in Syria said they have defeated the group in Syria as well. read more
Jun 07, 2019 16:45
Ministry of Defence is looking in the matter after an airline requested the civil aviation ministry to waive the landing charges. read more
Jun 01, 2019 14:27
Five people were hurt when a house collapsed, one local media outlet reported, while Albanian authorities said they were monitoring the situation after the quake and aftershocks. read more
May 31, 2019 14:20
Rajnath Singh shows that he remains a key political figure in the BJP, with his own autonomous political strength. read more
May 26, 2019 23:21
The office in question oversees the implementation of the project for 36 Rafale multi-role fighters, which India is acquiring. read more
May 24, 2019 18:25
The defence ministry said the guided bomb achieved the desired range and hit the target with high precision. read more
May 23, 2019 00:05
Verma’s lawyer Ankur Chhibber said the matter would come up for hearing on May 29, three days before current navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba retires. read more
May 22, 2019 23:29
News agency AFP quoted an unnamed source in a local French prosecutor’s office as saying that “documents and money” had been taken. HT could not verify the statement. read more
May 22, 2019 09:36
In his petition, Vice Admiral Bimal Verma also sought quashing of a note issued by the defence ministry rejecting his plea against Singh’s appointment. read more
May 21, 2019 07:28
On February 27, even as Indian and Pakistani jets were engaged in a dogfight in the Nowshera sector, a Russian-made Mi-17 helicopter of IAF crashed. All six airmen on board the helicopter were killed. read more
May 20, 2019 23:36
Bimal Verma, who heads the Andaman and Nicobar Command in Port Blair, would have been the senior-most officer in the navy on May 31 when Admiral Sunil Lanba retires. read more
May 18, 2019 13:51
Rejecting his statutory complaint filed on April 10, Defence Ministry’s Joint Secretary (Navy) Richa Mishra clarified that though seniority is an important criterion while appointing services chiefs but it is not the sole criteria. read more
May 16, 2019 00:20
Verma moved the AFT on April 25 for the second time after the government named Admiral Singh as the next navy chief in March. The defence ministry was asked to take a decision on Verma’s complaint by May 15. read more
May 15, 2019 07:11
City-based Right to Information (RTI) activist Anil Galgali had filed an RTI seeking information from the Defence Ministry about the “stolen” Rafale files and action taken by the ministry in this regard. read more