Mayank Singh

Coast Guard leads rescue of 200 fishermen stranded in Arabian sea due to poor weather

The survivors are being provided with food and first aid, all of them are reported to be healthy. added the Coast Guards.

05 Dec 2019

India and Myanmar to boost maritime security

With this agreement, India along with Bangladesh, Myanmar and Thailand will cover the whole Bay of Bengal region.  

02 Dec 2019

First international liaison officer posted to IFC-IOR

India aims to meet these challenges with enhanced situational awareness which will enable security agencies to function effectively.

29 Nov 2019

Forces to get choppers, aircraft worth Rs 22K cr

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh accorded approval for capital procurement for the services amounting to over `22,800 crore on Thursday.

29 Nov 2019

Five more Sainik Schools to admit girls from 2020-21 academic session

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approved five Sainik Schools for these admissions namely Sainik Schools Bijapur, Chandrapur, Ghorakhal, Kalikiri and Kodagu. 

27 Nov 2019

Seamless communications between airforce, army and navy pre-requisite for achieving jointness

DEFCOM 2019 on the first day witnessed active participation from the armed forces, industry, research and development organisations and the academia.

26 Nov 2019

National Cadet Corps reviews its syllabus, makes it more relevant

The exercise started in May this year when a Board of Officers was constituted by HQ DG NCC to carry out a review of the Training Syllabus.

24 Nov 2019

Army rescues civilians stranded near Zojila Pass after snowfall

The passengers of the vehicles which were stuck badly were evacuated safely back to Sonamarg town in Army vehicles.

22 Nov 2019

India to share Chandipur's Integrated Missile Test Range with Singapore

The letter was exchanged in the presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister of Singapore Dr NG Eng Hen.

21 Nov 2019

BIMSTEC nations meet to enhance maritime security

IN a first, the representatives of BIMSTEC nations came together to discuss maritime security and ways to increase cooperation.

21 Nov 2019

After criticism from Army veterans, Rajya Sabha orders review of new military-style uniform of marshals

Uniforms of Rajya Sabha marshals were restyled from traditional Indian attire comprising turbans to dark navy blue and olive green military-style outfits with caps.

19 Nov 2019

India calls for demilitarisation of South China sea

Singh was addressing the 6th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM Plus) in Thailand’s capital Bangkok.

19 Nov 2019

Six personnel succumb to hypothermia after avalanche hits Army patrol station in Siachen

Despite best efforts, six persons, four soldiers and two civilian porters, succumbed to extreme hypothermia, Army officials said. 

19 Nov 2019

Defence Ministry clears medical bills worth almost Rs 2,100 crore

The fund is meant to look after former soldiers, sailors and airmen through the Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS).

18 Nov 2019

Rajnath Singh holds bilateral meeting with US Secretary of Defence Mark T Esper in Bangkok

Rajnath Singh said the bilateral cooperation between the two sides has grown across a wide range of sectors.

17 Nov 2019