The agreement was signed on Wednesday during Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's visit to the Nordic country.
15 Feb 2019 10:55 AM
These new assault rifles will come at a cost of around Rs 700 crore, Defence Ministry officials said.
12 Feb 2019 6:56 PM
The Defence Ministry vehemently objected to the 'parallel negotiations' conducted by PM's office with France, according to a report.
08 Feb 2019 11:50 AM
Army officials started an uproar on social media and subsequently the PCDA removed the information from its website.
05 Feb 2019 11:47 AM
This was decided at a meeting of the DAC, the ministry's highest decision-making body on procurement, officials said.
01 Feb 2019 11:40 AM
The go-ahead for both acquisitions was given by Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), ministry's highest decision-making body on procurement.
01 Dec 2018 3:47 PM
Some of them even said the principal spokesperson’s comments reflected the approach of the bureaucracy towards the armed forces.
27 Oct 2018 1:21 AM
'Unnecessary controversies are being created and the statement perhaps needs to be seen in its full context', Ministry said.
22 Sep 2018 5:57 PM
Acquisition proposals were approved by DAC, Defence Ministry's highest decision making body on procurement.
18 Sep 2018 4:00 PM
The utility helicopters will be used in attack missions as well as for search and rescue and surveillance operations.
27 Aug 2018 9:38 AM
The $6.5 billion deals may be minuscule for US defence manufacturers, but the industry does not scoff at any business coming its way.
27 Aug 2018 12:00 AM
Focus on Make in India, indigenous tech; aim to boost Naval power.
26 Aug 2018 4:57 AM
The Defence Ministry on Saturday approved the procurement of 111 utility helicopters for the Navy.
25 Aug 2018 5:30 PM
The official list of gallantry award winners was released by the Defence Ministry on the eve of the Independence Day.
14 Aug 2018 9:09 PM
Dassault choose Reliance Defence Ltd to meet its 'offset' or export obligation.
12 Aug 2018 12:54 PM
The government is also seeking Rs 1,708 crore for the Petroleum Ministry.
31 Jul 2018 12:56 PM
Three wings of armed forces of India, US hold separate military exercises, this will be first time both countries will have joint drill.
15 Jul 2018 1:33 PM
Under the concept, weaponised helicopters carry out combined action against enemy in coordination with tanks and mechanised ground forces.
13 May 2018 5:24 PM
The draft report has been adopted by the sub-committee of the PAC, but it will be placed in Parliament after a full committee approves it.
30 Apr 2018 11:02 AM
Defence Ministry inked a contract with a defence firm for procurement of 1.86 lakh bulletproof jackets for Army at a cost of Rs 639 crore.
10 Apr 2018 2:50 PM