Buoyed by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s surprise move to demagnetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination currency notes, Justice M.B.
10 Nov 2016 2:23 AM
A three-hour-long meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) chaired by defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday, besides clearing several critical military purchases worth about Rs 82,117 cr
08 Nov 2016 6:09 AM
The head of a panel set up to overcome the problems of delayed acquisition of defence equipment has put in his papers after differences over the mechanism of a new procurement body, top defence minist
05 Nov 2016 1:07 AM
Indian and Chinese troops were locked in a standoff at Demchok on Wednesday, a disputed area in central Ladakh, after about 50 Chinese soldiers objected to an irrigation canal being built by Indian wo
04 Nov 2016 7:02 AM
Even as an ex-serviceman protesting against the alleged anomalies in One Rank One Pension scheme reportedly took his own life on Wednesday, defence ministry officials said an amount of Rs 5,507 crore
03 Nov 2016 1:01 AM
The commission was allegedly paid for clinching deals for Rolls-Royce to supply Adour MK 871-07 aero engines for the Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer aircraft.
02 Nov 2016 12:48 PM
After having signed a government-to-government deal with France’s Dassault Aviation for 36 Rafale fighters on September 23, the government has kickstarted the hunt for 200-300 more fighters to overcom
30 Oct 2016 1:22 AM
Notwithstanding the joint exercise by the Indian and Chinese Armies 10 days back in Jammu and Kashmir’s eastern Ladakh, the Chinese military has said its position on Kashmir remains unchanged.
29 Oct 2016 12:38 AM
Exactly 60 days after 47-year-old former Arunachal chief minister Kalikho Pul reportedly hanged himself in the bedroom of his chief ministerial residence on August 9, his caretaker was found dead with
28 Oct 2016 3:54 AM
The defence ministry will unveil a new blacklisting policy at the next Defence Acquisition Council meeting to be held in November, that will seek to levy penalties — graded from stiff to soft — on ent
27 Oct 2016 3:43 AM
Brushing aside Russian concerns that India may be drifting towards the US, particularly after the signing of the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement with the US providing access to Americans to
27 Oct 2016 3:39 AM
Expressing grief and sympathy over the loss of about 60 lives in a militant attack on Tuesday on a police training academy in Pakistan’s Quetta, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said Pakistan is bein
26 Oct 2016 6:09 AM
Close on the heels of India and Russia inking deals valued at over Rs 72,000 core — including the S-400 Triumf missile defence systems that will be operated by the IAF and the joint manufacture of the
25 Oct 2016 3:32 AM
PM Narendra Modi, addressing a gathering of about 200 of the government’s top auditors on Saturday, said that he was all for an increased and enhanced role for the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG
23 Oct 2016 3:55 AM
The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved a deal with an Israeli firm to buy 4,900 combat net radio (CNR) sets, defence ministry sources told this newspaper.
22 Oct 2016 1:14 AM
Under the new goods and services tax (GST) regime that will roll out from April 1, 2017, the government is looking to rename the Directorate-General of Central Excise Intelligence (DGCEI) as the DGGST
15 Oct 2016 2:00 AM
A keen Pakistan watcher, Gopalaswami Parthasarathy, former Indian high commissioner in Islamabad, talks to Sanjib Kr Baruah about the turbulent dynamics between t
09 Oct 2016 1:44 AM
UAVs sighted close to India-Pakistan border, says BSF.
05 Oct 2016 2:04 AM
Special Forces commandos had used four MI-17 IV helicopters in the surgical strikes launched against terror havens on the other side of the Line of Control (LoC) in the intervening night between Wedne
03 Oct 2016 1:16 AM
The Uri attack on September 18 was shocking in its deadly intent as it was in its obduracy.
29 Sep 2016 1:49 AM