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Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman steers clear of row over Army chief General Bipin Rawat's remarks
The defence minister said that she didn't feel the need to comment and doesn't need to comment on the same.
India being the third-largest buyer of arms and equipment but in the absence of a good plan to reduce imports through local production, 13 armament factories are in "this state of affairs", she said.
A six-term cadet, Chirag Arora, carried fourth-term cadet Devesh Joshi on his back for over 500 metres so that the latter, in distress due to the gruelling nature of the 13.
Nirmala Sitharaman today lauded officials for working out in a very short span of time the details of the defence industrial corridor in Uttar Pradesh.
The 20 kg weighing drone lost connection with the radar immediately after taking off from the testing arena and fell within a radius of three kilometers from the range in a Ragi field.
Punjab CM raises Khalistan issue with Trudeau; gets assurance that Canada did not support any separatist movement
Amarinder had refused to meet Canadian defence minister last year and even dubbed him and other ministers of Punjab-origin in the Trudeau government as Khalistani sympathisers.
Militants on Tuesday attacked a Defence Supply Corps vehicle near an Air Force Station in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
The defence minister said the BJP did not throw tantrums during Congress-led UPA over any defence deals as the Congress was doing at present.
Israel arrested six Palestinians suspected of planning attacks targeting Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman and other Israelis in the occupied West Bank, security agency Shin Bet said Sunday.
India wasted opportunity for normalisation of ties with Pakistan: Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan
Pakistan's Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan has said that India has not only wasted the opportunity for normalisation of ties with Islamabad but also restricted the space for peace.
India's defence budget broke into the world's top five, beating the UK for the first time, a new report by a London-based global think-tank has said.
The Taliban militants had launched a coordinated attack from four different angles in Nesh district, sparking a heavy gun battle with the security forces.
The decision was taken at a meeting of Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) presided over by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Defence Minister Sitharaman says military stations all over the country were facing the problem of civilian constructions coming up too close to them.
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is visiting Jammu on Monday even as the anti-terror operation inside the Sunjuwan army camp here is still going on, army said.