Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Mahila Congress slams NCW chief day after commission sends notice to Rahul Gandhi

AIMC president Sushmita Dev also accused the National Commission for Women chairperson Rekha Sharma of acting at the behest of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and giving the panel a "bad name".

published on : 11th January 2019

India, US agree to accelerate defence and security ties as Sitharaman meets Mattis at Pentagon

US Defence Secretary Mattis welcomed Sitharaman to the Pentagon on Monday for the fourth set of talks the two defense leaders have held this year.

published on : 4th December 2018

There are no more ‘Bimaru’ regions, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Speaking at the inaugural session of ‘Social Media Conclave 2018’ organised by Namaste India, she added that development in India had reached a level where no regions were ‘bimaru’- unhealthy, anymore

published on : 1st October 2018

Defence Minister blames UPA for letting Hindustan Aeronautics Limited down

If their claims of HAL losing a chance of creating 30,000 jobs are true, let them show me the agreement, she said.

published on : 1st October 2018

No-confidence vote debate: TDP MP's remark against Modi draws Nirmala Sitharaman's ire

As Galla termed the division of AP as "undemocratic and unscientific", Naramalli Sivaprasad from TDP passed a remark in Telugu against PM, to which Sitharaman demanded that the Speaker expunge it.

published on : 20th July 2018

Navy capable of defending India against any threat: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

The Minister presided over India's show of naval might, off the western coast on Monday and Tuesday, in which more than 10 warships participated in operational manoeuvres.

published on : 9th January 2018

INS Kiltan: Things to know about the newly inducted indigenously built anti-submarine warfare corvette

It is India’s first major warship to have a superstructure of carbon fibre composite material resulting in improved stealth features, lower top weight and maintenance costs.

published on : 16th October 2017