Rajnath-led panel may clear revised Kalashnikov deal on Tuesday

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh is expected to chair a special Defense Acquisition Council (DAC) meeting on Tuesday to formally approve changes to the Rs 5,124-crore Kalashnikov deal with Russia, the contract for which was signed by Russian President Vladimir. It will be signed during Putin’s visit to India. 6 December. Sources said that the changes … Read more

India-Pakistan talks key to peace in J&K: Abdullah

National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah on Monday said nothing can be achieved by threats, instead India and Pakistan will have to negotiate for peace in Jammu and Kashmir. His remarks came a day after Union Minister Jitendra Singh said that reclaiming Pakistan-occupied Jammu and Kashmir (PoJK) is next on the agenda. Singh had said at … Read more

BSF moves defense locations along LoC to get steel infra

Border Security Force locations along the Line of Control (LoC) will get a steel makeover as the paramilitary force embarks on a major project to strengthen security and enhance living facilities for troops along this sensitive high-altitude border with Pakistan. does. These deployments are called Forward Defense Locations (FDLs), and the Border Force guards, either … Read more

Center working on mission mode to solve problems of defense personnel: Rajnath Singh

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the Center is working on a mission mode to solve problems related to serving and retired defense personnel. Starting the second leg of the Shaheed Samman Yatra from a village that saw many martyrs, Singh listed out the measures taken by his ministry for the welfare of … Read more

Uttarakhand CM Dhami batting tirelessly like Dhoni in T20: Rajnath Singh

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami is “batting tirelessly” like Mahendra Singh Dhoni in a 20-20 match and deserves a “full-length, five-year” Test match chance. Using cricketing terminology, Defense Minister Singh sought a full five-year term for Dhami in Uttarakhand after the 2022 assembly elections, comparing his short … Read more

Don’t think China has any doubts about India’s stand: Jaishankar on bilateral ties

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said that China should have no doubts about India’s position on bilateral relations between the two countries and what is wrong with it. “I don’t think the Chinese have any doubts about where we stand on our relationship and what has not gone right with it. I have met … Read more

Rajnath Singh says 90% defense equipment will soon be made in India

Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the Defense Ministry is working relentlessly to fulfill Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s resolve of ‘Self-reliant India’ and soon 90 per cent of the country’s defense equipment will be manufactured in India. Addressing an event in Jhansi today, Rajnath Singh said, “I want to assure the nation … Read more

General Naravane visits IDF Headquarters; Informed on multi-domain concept and force building

Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on Wednesday visited Israel Defense Force Headquarters where he was briefed on the multi-domain concept and force formation. General Naravane arrived in Israel on Sunday on his maiden visit to further strengthen India’s defense and security cooperation with the Jewish state. Indian Army tweeted, “Gen MM Naravane #COAS visited … Read more

India, Russia looking to hold ‘2+2’ talks with Modi-Putin summit

The first edition of the India-Russia ‘2+2’ Defense and Foreign Ministerial Dialogue is likely to coincide with a summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin, which is likely to take place on December 6, people familiar with the developments said. people said on Wednesday. , He said the two sides are looking … Read more

Sad to see civilians being killed during operation against extremists: Mehbooba

Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday expressed concern over the killing of a house owner and a doctor during an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Srinagar and said, “It is sad to see that You have started targeting civilians. Fighting militants”. Four people, including a Pakistani terrorist … Read more