Given a message: Rajnath Singh on emergency landing strip near border

Barmer, September 9 Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari inaugurated an emergency landing strip at Satta-Gandhav stretch on National Highway 925 here on Thursday for Indian Air Force (IAF)…

Rajnath Singh begins 3-day visit to Dushanbe to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organisation meet

New Delhi, July 28  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is expected to pitch for concerted efforts to deal with terrorism and other security challenges facing the region at a conclave of…

Absolute lie: Afganistan on Taliban’s claim of controlling 90% of borders

Kabul, Afghanistan. July 23 The Taliban’s claim to hold 90 per cent of Afghanistan’s borders is an “absolute lie,” the defence ministry said Friday, insisting government forces were in control…

Not Espionage on lost Defence documents linked to warship

London, July 19 Britain said it had found no evidence of espionage connected to the discovery last month of a wad of secret papers at a bus stop which contained…

Monitoring activities by PLA, Army says on eastern Ladakh situation

New Delhi, July 14 There has been no attempt by the Indian or the Chinese side to occupy the areas in eastern Ladakh from where they disengaged in February and…

Indian Navy to take part in massive chopper development project

New Delhi, July 13 The Navy has decided to come onboard for India’s most ambitious indigenous helicopter development plan, giving a boost to the project that intends to save a…

Defence Recruitment 2021: Government to fill over 458 vacancies

The Fact News Service New Delhi, July 12 Ministry of Defence has invited applications to fill a total of 444 vacancies in 41 field ammunition depots. Interested candidates can apply…

Two-year masters course DRDO, AICTE launched in defence technology

The Fact News Service Pune, July 10 In a first, a full-time Master of Technology (MTech) course in Defence Technology has been launched by the Defence Research and Development Organisation…

DMA seeks RTI exemption for forces in view of national security

New Delhi, July 9 The Department of Military Affairs (DMA), one of five key departments under the defence ministry, recently made a strong push for exemption of the armed forces…

After Defence Chief calls Air Force ‘supporting arm’, Air Chief responds

New Delhi, July 3  Air power has a huge role to play in any of the integrated battle roles, Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria said on…

Germany completes troop pull-out from Afghanistan: Defence Minister

Berlin, June 30  Germany has completed its troop pull-out from Afghanistan started in May, the defence ministry announced Tuesday, as the US aims to complete its withdrawal by September 11.…

India ‘priest’ of world peace, but capable of replying to aggression: Rajnath Singh

Kimin (Arunachal), June 17  In a statement seen as an implicit message to Beijing, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that though India is a peace loving country, it…