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Afghanistan: At least 36 ISIS terrorists killed in US air strike

The huge bomb, delivered via an MC-130 transport plane, has a blast yield equivalent to 11 tons of TNT.

14 Apr 2017 11:38 AM

Rs 4 lakh cr worth defence procurement cleared by govt in 3 years

In 2015-16, the total procurement was estimated at Rs 62,341 crore.

28 Mar 2017 7:08 PM

No lessons learnt from Uri, Pathankot attacks: Parliamentary panel

Scenario is as ‘vulnerable’ as has been ‘exposed’ during the Uri and Pathankot terror attacks, the parliamentary panel said.

10 Mar 2017 10:46 AM

Jawan hangs self, army blames media

Deputy commissioner of police Srikant Dhivare said that they were investigating whether the deceased was in the viral video.

04 Mar 2017 12:52 AM

All 41 ordnance factories under PMO scanner

In 2013, OFBs could meet the targets on only 39 per cent of the items required by the Armed Forces.

25 Feb 2017 2:05 AM


Government clears plan for fool proof coastline watch

The project involves the setting up of 38 additional radar stations and four mobile surveillance stations at the cost of Rs 800 core.

22 Feb 2017 1:37 AM

Russia's Red Army Choir sings for first time after crash that killed members

Most of the singers of the band were killed in a plane crash in Sochi last December.

17 Feb 2017 8:10 AM

Firm officials flouted MoD hiring norms

90 per cent former servicemen were supposed to be hired for teams tasked with the work.

06 Feb 2017 1:45 AM

‘Army’s food supply system wasteful’

Besides the uneconomical aspect, there is a quality issue that has been highlighted by jawans posting videos on social media.

05 Feb 2017 4:54 AM

Soldiers’ boots, jerseys bought at higher prices

Defence ministry report calls for steps to check spiralling losses.

28 Jan 2017 3:43 AM


Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar totally disinterested in his job: Congress

Pilot also alleged that the BJP was largely using money power to win Goa Legislative Assembly elections.

27 Jan 2017 6:46 PM

India, UAE ink 14 agreements

The two sides also inked an MoU “on cooperation in the prevention and combating of human trafficking”.

26 Jan 2017 2:55 AM

BSF jawan video: Army self-sufficient to probe matter, says MoS Defence

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had on Friday instructed the troops to avoid social media for complains.

14 Jan 2017 4:18 PM

Pak to soon release soldier who strayed across LoC: Defence Ministry

On September 30 last year, Chavan had inadvertently crossed over to the other side of the Line of Control.

12 Jan 2017 1:59 PM

Defence Ministry launches second Scorpene class submarine Khanderi

The features of this Scorpene class submarine include superior stealth and ability to launch a crippling attack on the enemy.

12 Jan 2017 9:11 AM


Agni-V test a big success

Agni-V is India’s most lethal nuclear-capable, intercontinental, surface-to-surface ballistic missile.

27 Dec 2016 5:44 AM

Defence production policy today?

The DPP 2016 has already been made public except for the chapter on strategic partnerships.

23 Dec 2016 6:39 AM

Govt’s thinking over Army ‘merit’ flawed

The selection of the Indian Army’s Chief of Staff is undoubtedly the exclusive prerogative of the government of the day.

22 Dec 2016 3:30 AM

Let China keep drone, says Donald Trump

US President-elect tweets on latest clash with Beijing.

19 Dec 2016 2:19 AM

High drama over OROP at Old Delhi railway station

The four members had arrived from Punjab to meet the defence ministry officials over OROP.

14 Dec 2016 2:51 AM