Singh reiterated that the fighter planes were meant only for self-defence and not for aggression.
15 Oct 2019 10:06 AM
The Defence Minister also slammed Imran Khan for his stance on Kashmir.
13 Oct 2019 3:41 PM
Singh met French President Emmanuel Macron and also held talks with his French counterpart Florence Parly on ways to bolster the defence ties.
12 Oct 2019 3:27 AM
Singh made the remarks during his meeting with US Senators Ted Cruz and Maggie Hassan who called on him.
11 Oct 2019 9:08 PM
Singh also said that India does not intend to intimidate anyone by increasing its defence capabilities.
11 Oct 2019 10:09 AM
'Nothing wrong in #RafalePuja as it goes by the religion and that must be respected,' Ghafoor tweeted.
11 Oct 2019 9:14 AM
Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge had termed the acceptance ceremony and 'Shastra Puja' of Rafale fighter jet in France as 'tamasha'.
10 Oct 2019 9:36 AM
Some users on the microblogging platform even went on to suggest that the pan-masala brand could go ahead and sue Dassault Aviation.
09 Oct 2019 2:17 PM
Singh called his tryst with Rafale as good, adding that Rafale's induction will enhance the strength of IAF.
09 Oct 2019 9:12 AM
The minister is on a three-day visit to France.
09 Oct 2019 9:05 AM
Giving timeline for delivery of 36 jets, Singh said he expects first 18 aircraft to be delivered by Feb 2021.
09 Oct 2019 8:52 AM
The ceremony coincided with the foundation ceremony of the IAF.
08 Oct 2019 6:41 PM
His comments came in the wake of the recent remarks by Rajnath Singh that the FATF can any time blacklist the neighbouring country.
08 Oct 2019 11:04 AM
Singh will also perform ‘Shastra Puja’, a ritual involving the worship of weapons, before he receives the first Rafale fighter jet.
08 Oct 2019 9:19 AM
On October 8, the Defence Minister is scheduled to meet the French President Emmanuel Macron.
07 Oct 2019 2:53 PM
Though Mr Singh will receive the first of the 36 Rafale jets on Tuesday, the first batch of four aircraft will come to India only by May next year.
07 Oct 2019 3:11 AM
The amount will be granted under the Army Battle Casualties Welfare Fund (ABCWF).
06 Oct 2019 3:39 AM
He asserted that he is not afraid of potential corruption charges and 'not worried' that fingers will be pointed at him.
04 Oct 2019 4:08 PM
The defence minister will be travelling to Paris on October 7 on a three-day visit to receive the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets.
04 Oct 2019 1:36 AM
The Defence Minister onboard INS Vikramaditya also joined the ship's crew in the morning Yoga.
29 Sep 2019 8:20 PM