India is in the advanced stages of formulating a policy to encourage domestic defence manufacturing and cut import of combat planes, ships and submarines, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today met his Russian counterpart Sergey Kuzhugetovich Shoygu and hit out at Pakistan without naming it, saying there is no such thing as good terrorism and bad terrorism. Terrorists are being provided safe havens.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley reiterated the strong Indo-Russian defence cooperation on Wednesday during the 6th Moscow Conference on International Security.
India is formulating policy to help major global defence companies set up manufacturing units in the country in collaboration with Indian firms, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said investigative agencies are doing their best to ensure extradition of controversial businessman Vijay Mallya, who was arrested in London yesterday and later released on bail.
The Central government has decided to abolish the use of red beacons on any vehicle other than ambulances, police vehicles and fire brigade vehicles.
During the visit of Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan, India and Canada on Tuesday held extensive talks on enhancing defence and security cooperation between the two countries.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley lauds Army for outperforming itself when faced with challenges, says Army’s morale must be maintained; in Jammu and Kashmir, government decides to use plastic bullets to control unruly mob, pellet guns to be used as last resort.
According to Times of India, The Indian government has decided to stand by the Indian Army officer who took the decision to use an alleged stone-pelter as a “human shield” tied to a jeep to steer his unit and Jammu and Kashmir officials and paramilitary personnel on election duty to safety.
In her first overseas tour, Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari will arrive here tomorrow on a five-day visit, during which she will hold talks with top Indian leadership to strengthen bilateral ties.