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Can't pressure Dassault to share offset partner details: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Dassault, the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in the Rafale fighter jet deal, is obliged to share details of the offset partners under contract with India, but has a year's time to do so, she sa

published on : 17th November 2018

CAG 'deliberately delaying' report on Rafale deal, demonetisation: Former bureaucrats

In a letter, they said there was concern over the 'unconscionable' and 'unwarranted delay' in bringing out the audit reports on demonetisation and the Rafale fighter jet deal.

published on : 13th November 2018

PM Modi making efforts to sustain friendly relationship with China: Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman also touched upon on few key fields in which both the countries can cooperate and help each other besides trades.

published on : 12th November 2018

Arunachal CM Pema Khandu asks Centre to get external funding for state

Khandu also said if the relation between India and China improved, Arunachal Pradesh will immensely benefit.

published on : 11th November 2018

Differences between India, China should not become disputes: Nirmala Sitharaman

Both India and China should respect each other and resolve issues through dialogues and join hands together for peace and prosperity, Sitharaman said.

published on : 11th November 2018

Army gets more teeth as new guns inducted

The third gun system inducted is the 'Composite Gun Towing Vehicle' for towing some of the existing guns in service with the country, while K-9 Vajra is a self-propelled artillery gun.

published on : 9th November 2018

Sitharaman, Jaitley explain Cabinet colleagues nuclear triad, currency swap with Japan

India and Japan had last month concluded a USD 75 billion bilateral currency swap agreement, a move that will help in bringing greater stability in foreign exchange and capital markets in the country.

published on : 9th November 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman, Rijiju take stock of Army-Police clash issue in Arunachal

Both Sitharaman and Rijiju also met members of the civil society as part of confidence-building measures.

published on : 7th November 2018

Indian Navy likely to start recruiting women sailors; Nirmala's push for more women presence

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also pushed for greater enrolment of women in the Navy in her address to the top naval brass at the Naval Commanders Conference.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman flags off 'Run for Unity' in Chennai

The Defence Minister recalled the contributions of Patel in uniting India and pointed out that PM Narendra Modi was scheduled to dedicate to the nation, the freedom fighter's statue in Gujarat.

published on : 31st October 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman launches group insurance scheme at Dharmasthala

A member upon taking a loan is insured for the sum of Rs 5 lakh and up to the age of 60 years, and in case of death of the borrower or spouse, the loan will be covered by the insurance

published on : 30th October 2018

Rafale deal: Nirmala Sitharaman says details of offset partners will be known when procurement begins

The offset partners' details will be known when they approach me with bills detailing what kind of service is being received, whether it is in the form of equipment or investment, she said.

published on : 26th October 2018

Congress misleading nation on Rafale deal: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Pointing out that all the doubts and questions raised by opposition parties have already been answered, Sitharaman charged them with changing the 'milepost' repeatedly.

published on : 25th October 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman holds talks with her Indonesian counterpart; maritime, coastal security on the table

The meeting between the two leaders on Tuesday comes months after the two countries elevated their bilateral relationship to a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership.

published on : 24th October 2018

Government sets up GoM headed by Rajnath Singh to look into sexual harassment at work place 

The members of the GoM are Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi.

published on : 24th October 2018
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