Tag: Nirmala Sitharaman

Customs duty relief offers sole Budget cheer for Army, Navy and IAF

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget Friday exempt defence imports from customs duty, spelling relief for the armed forces

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Nirmala Sitharaman posts army headquarters letter in her defence

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday tweeted a letter from Army Headquarters that appeared to justify unexpected withdrawal of

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Budget Is Back, So Is Guns Versus Butter Debate

A few days before finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents her first budget on July 5, the military will take

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India Expanding Defence Network In Ladakh Region, Says Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that India was expanding its defence network in strategically important Ladakh region,

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Ground situation needs to change to withdraw AFSPA: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that the operation of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) can

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Strong navy guarantor of India’s security and prosperity: Defence Minister

A strong Navy remains a necessary guarantor of India's security and prosperity, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Tuesday, addressing

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets top naval commanders, reviews security preparedness

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addressed top naval commanders on the opening day of the first edition of Naval Commanders’

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Sitharaman and her Portuguese counterpart hold bilateral talks

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday met her Portuguese counterpart Joao Gomes Cravinho and held talks to strengthen bilateral

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Pakistan failed to destroy JeM terror camps on its territory, so we attacked Balakot: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday slammed Pakistan for claiming to be a "victim of terrorism". She said Pakistan

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We don’t want to politicise armed forces: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman Sunday said neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor any other NDA leader wanted to politicise armed forces and there

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