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US tops list of defence pacts between India and foreign firms in two years

US tops list of defence pacts between India and foreign firms in two years

The US has topped the list of foreign countries with which India has signed contracts for procurement of weapons and military platforms in the last two years, followed by Israel and Britain.

Helming the MoD

Helming the MoD

Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar, has been sent back to Goa in the party’s interest to take over as ….. Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar, has been sent back to Goa in the party’s interest to take over as the chief Minister once again. His departure has created a void at a critical time when the state […]

Indian Army Signs Its 5th MoU for collaborative research in Defence Technologies, this time with IIT Bhubaneshwar

Indian Army Signs Its 5th MoU for collaborative research in Defence Technologies, this time with IIT Bhubaneshwar

The Indian Army’s is aggressively moving ahead in its quest for ‘Winning India’s Wars with Indian Solutions’ and yet another major milestone was achieved by Indian Army, when a team led by Lt Gen Subrata Saha Dy Chief of the Army Staff signed a MoU, the fifth in the series, with IIT Bhubaneshwar on Thursday (March 16, 2017).

Decision on SP and FICV expected soon, Arun Jaitley to continue as Defence Minister for a longer duration than expected, Sources.

Decision on SP and FICV expected soon, Arun Jaitley to continue as Defence Minister for a longer duration than expected, Sources.

Defence minister Arun Jaitley may tinker slightly with the strategic partnership (SP) model readied by the ministry under Manohar Parrikar. An early decision on the FICV project is also expected shortly, official sources said

Admiral Vladimar Korolev, Commander-In-Chief Russian Federation Navy Visits India

Admiral Vladimar Korolev, Commander-In-Chief Russian Federation Navy Visits India

Admiral Vladimir Korolev, Commander-in-Chief, Russian Federation Navy along with a four member Russian Navy delegation is on an official visit to India from 15 to 18 March 2017

Arun Jaitley Assumes Additional Charge, Humungous Tasks Ahead For Manohar Parrikar’s Successor In Defence Ministry

Arun Jaitley Assumes Additional Charge, Humungous Tasks Ahead For Manohar Parrikar’s Successor In Defence Ministry

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday assumed the additional charge of the defence ministry until Prime Minister Narendra Modi gets a suitable candidate to hold this coveted and strategic portfolio of defence.

Arun Jaitley terms the decision to invite Parrikar to form govt in Goa as “constitutionally right.”

Arun Jaitley terms the decision to invite Parrikar to form govt in Goa as “constitutionally right.”

“In a hung assembly, if majority of the elected MLAs form a coalition, the Governor would be constitutionally right in inviting the leader of the majority coalition to form the government and prove their majority within a short period,” Jaitley tweeted.

Defence Ministry Returns To Arun Jaitley, Industry Hopeful of Continuity

Defence Ministry Returns To Arun Jaitley, Industry Hopeful of Continuity

Arun Jaitley is India’s new Defence Minister and will be holding the additional charge of defence ministry along with Finance.

Manohar Parrikar appointed as new Goa Chief Minister

Manohar Parrikar appointed as new Goa Chief Minister

In a late night development, Governor Mridula Sinha on Sunday appointed Manohar Parrikar as chief minister of Goa and asked him to prove majority on the floor of the state assembly within 15 days. Parrikar is likely to take oath on Tuesday.

India To Go For Sukhoi Fifth Generation Stealth Fighters Only If Russia Agrees To Transfer Technology

India To Go For Sukhoi Fifth Generation Stealth Fighters Only If Russia Agrees To Transfer Technology

A deal between India and Russia for the joint development of the Sukhoi-HAL Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) will go through only if the latter agrees to complete transfer of technology, Times Of India has reported today. This development comes soon after India constituted a panel to examine what the country gains from the project.