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Top StoriesJun 16, 2021, 8:56 AM IST
India backs freedom of navigation in Indo-Pacific; seeks ending of terror sanctuaries
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh informs the ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting Plus forum that India desires a free, open and inclusive order in the Indo-Pacific region based upon respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity of nations.
DefenceJun 12, 2021, 1:51 PM IST
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approves policy on archiving, declassification of war histories
The policy also set clear timelines with regard to compilation and publication of war/operations histories.
Top StoriesJun 4, 2021, 8:45 AM IST
India to build 6 stealth submarines worth Rs 45,000 crore
The Defence Acquisition Council chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh gave the go-ahead for the project on Friday.
Top StoriesMay 17, 2021, 6:42 PM IST
Armed forces ready for cyclone Tuktae aftermath
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh directed the armed forces to provide all possible assistance to the civil administration to deal with the emerging situation in the affected areas.
CoronavirusMay 3, 2021, 1:27 PM IST
Delhi government wants army deployed in city, HC seeks Centre's response
The Arvind Kejriwal government informed Delhi High Court that a request had been communicated to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on May 2 for the Indian Army to be deployed in the city so that help can be provided to people and additional facilities can be set up.
CoronavirusMay 1, 2021, 8:06 PM IST
Armed forces answer the call of duty, go all out in Covid-19 fightback
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh took stock of the situation through video conferencing along with Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh, Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal R K S Bhadauria, Chief of Army Staff General M M Naravane and other senior officials.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 16, 2021, 4:42 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee blaming BJP for leg injury is out of desperation: Rajnath Singh
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday (March 16) said that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is blaming the BJP for her leg injury shows her desperation to win the upcoming polls.
Assam Elections 2021Mar 14, 2021, 3:16 PM IST
Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah in poll-bound Assam; assert BJP government will continue to do good work
With just days left for Assam polls, Union home minister Amit Shah and defence minister Rajnath Singh are in Assam, addressing rallies
DefenceMar 8, 2021, 11:57 AM IST
International Women's Day: 'We are no less than men'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh wished women on the occasion of the International Women's Day, which is celebrated on March 8 every year.
DefenceMar 3, 2021, 9:41 PM IST
Forces to brief PM Modi on the issues they face later this week
The JCOs and soldiers of the Army, Navy and Air Force will be discussing the morale and motivation matters with the prime minister on the last day of the Combined Commanders Conference
Top StoriesFeb 26, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
Balakot airstrike anniversary today; India salutes IAF's courage
Hailing Indian Air Force for their exceptional courage, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said, "I salute the exceptional courage and diligence of IAF. The success of Balakot strikes has shown India's strong will to act against terrorism. We are proud of our armed forces who keep India safe and secure."
DefenceFeb 22, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
Rs 70,000 crore boost for domestic purchases, LCH order soon
As part of a series of efforts to streamline defence procurement, Rajnath Singh said the defence ministry is also working on bringing down the delays in timelines of capital acquisition.
Top StoriesFeb 11, 2021, 8:17 PM IST
Lt. Gen. Subrata Saha (Retd): India cannot trust China after what happened
Following Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's statement in the Rajya Sabha on the India-China Standoff, Lt. General Subrata Saha (Retd), Former Deputy Chief of Army Staff and Member of National Security Advisory Board, spoke exclusively to Asianet Newsable's Sunita Iyer on the current situation in Eastern Ladakh.
Top StoriesFeb 11, 2021, 11:36 AM IST
Disengagement yes, but won't cede an inch of land: India
"We have made it clear to China that no attempt should be made to change the status quo," Defence Minister Rajnath Singh informed Parliament on Thursday. Anish Singh reports.