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PM chairs meet with top Ministers and officials on Kashmir

Parliament's monsoon session     New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a high-level meeting attended by top ministers and other officials over the deadly terror attack in Uri. Home Minister [...]

September 19th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Nation,Topnews | Read More »

Govt to take decisions to improve women strength in armed forces

manohar-parrikar_34Mohali: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today expressed concern over the low participation of women in armed forces, saying the Centre will take “a lot of decisions” in next couple of [...]

July 25th, 2015 | Posted in Highlights,Nation | Read More »

Coast Guard officer’s boat claim: Cong takes on govt

congress logoNew Delhi: With a top Coast Guard officer directly contradicting government’s position on Pakistan terror boat incident, Congress today asked the Defence Minister to introspect as to what was a [...]

February 18th, 2015 | Posted in Nation | Read More »

20-30 Tejas aircraft to be commissioned soon: Parrikar

manohar-parrikar_34New Delhi, Dec 5 (PTI) As many as 20-30 indigenously built Light Combat Aircraft Tejas, which will replace the aging MIG fighters, will be commissioned soon, government informed the Lok [...]

December 5th, 2014 | Posted in Assembly Session,Nation | Read More »

Parrikar mum on moving to Centre, to meet MLAs

manohar-parrikar_34Panaji: Amid speculation over his appointment as Defence Minister, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar arrived here today from New Delhi but evaded questions on the issue, saying he will comment [...]

November 6th, 2014 | Posted in Nation | Read More »

Pak won’t be able to bear cost of ‘adventurism': Jaitley

Jaitley addresses mediaNew Delhi: In the strongest warning yet over unabated ceasefire violations from across the border, India today asserted that Pakistan will not be able to bear the cost of this [...]

October 9th, 2014 | Posted in Nation,Topnews | Read More »

Army giving befitting response to ceasefire violations:Jaitley

Arun JaitleyNew Delhi: Indian troops are giving appropriate response whenever Pakistan violates the ceasefire along the border, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said today. “Whenever ceasefire violations take place our soldiers give [...]

August 21st, 2014 | Posted in Highlights,Nation | Read More »

Jaswant Singh suffers head injury, in critical condition

jaswant singhNew Delhi: Former BJP leader Jaswant Singh is in a critical condition after being operated upon for a head injury at the Army Research and Referral Hospital here following a [...]

August 8th, 2014 | Posted in Nation,Topnews | Read More »

Any decision on revoking AFSPA will depend on situation: Jaitley

gmdSrinagar: Any decision on revoking Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir will depend on the progress in the situation in the state over a period of [...]

June 15th, 2014 | Posted in Nation,Topnews | Read More »

Jaitley to visit aircraft carrier INS Viraat in Mumbai

gmdDefence Minister Arun Jaitley will visit aircraft carrier INS Viraat in Mumbai on Saturday and review the operational preparedness of the Western Naval Command [...]

June 4th, 2014 | Posted in Mumbai | Read More »