By Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 04, 2021 01:26 PM IST
The leasing of two Predator unmanned aerial vehicles from the US, a nuclear power submarine Akula class to replace the presently leased INS Chakra from Russia, and the proposal to lease a Airbus 330 multi-role transport tanker from France are examples in this direction.
By Gurmeet Kanwal
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 07:56 PM IST
Distinguish between technologies to be developed independently, with allies, and by private players
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2019 10:33 PM IST
The apex court’s ruling makes it clear that the Official Secrets Act cannot be invoked to escape legal scrutiny on matters involving public money
By Rahul Singh
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2019 12:08 AM IST
In a 141-page report tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, the CAG said the IAF’s qualitative requirements for heavy-lift helicopters were aligned to the features of US defence firm Boeing’s CH-47F Chinook choppers.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2018 08:40 AM IST
A bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, Justice SK Kaul and Justice K M Jospeh held that courts should desist from making in-depth examination of defence contracts and keep“ in mind the confines of national security and the fact that the procurement is crucial to the nation’s sovereignty” while dealing with petitions challenging defence procurements.
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 07, 2018 07:58 PM IST
The defence ministry on Thursday approved military purchases worth over Rs 5,500 crore, including 12 high power radars, for the Indian Air Force.