Defence Ministry(Search results - 35)
DefenceJul 27, 2021, 5:19 PM IST
Report on risk allowance gathers dust, heartburn among Army ranks
The committee, which was formed to study the disparity of compensation amount between the Central Armed Paramilitary Force and the Indian Army despite having similar risk and hardship, gave its report in February this year, but the file is dangling between the ministries of defence and finance.
Top StoriesJun 24, 2021, 8:27 AM IST
Indian Army is looking for 1750 high-mobility vehicles
Besides carrying the 155MM towed guns, the vehicle will be used for transporting gun stores, ammunition and gun crew on metalled roads, tracks and cross-country.
Top StoriesJun 23, 2021, 3:56 PM IST
Chinese agencies attempted to hack Indian defence ministry websites revealed arrested intruder
The Special Task Force sleuths who arrested a Chinese intruder Han Junwe last week in Malda in West Bengal have tumbled on shocking facts of attempts to hack websites during the probe. Following this development, an alert was issued.
DefenceJun 13, 2021, 2:27 PM IST
MoD to pump in Rs 498.8 crore for defence innovation
The creation of the iDEX framework and establishment of the DIO by the Department of Defence Production is aimed at creating an ecosystem to foster innovation and technology development in defence and aerospace, the defence ministry said in a statement.
Top StoriesMay 31, 2021, 7:35 PM IST
India releases list of 108 more weapon systems it will stop importing from December 2021
The move will further boost indigenisation with the active participation of the public and private sector for fulfilling the twin objectives of achieving self-reliance and promoting defence exports.
Top StoriesApr 11, 2021, 9:22 AM IST
India, China to avoid 'any new incidents', hope to disengage
"The two sides had a detailed exchange of views for the resolution of the remaining issues related to disengagement along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh," the defence ministry said about Friday's talks that lasted about 13 hours.
DefenceMar 22, 2021, 8:54 PM IST
MoD orders 1300 Light Specialist Vehicles from Mahindra Defence Systems
The Light Specialist Vehicle is a modern fighting vehicle and will be assigned to various fighting units for carrying medium machine guns, automatic grenade launchers as well as anti-tank guided missiles.
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
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 12, 2021, 6:20 PM IST
Defence ministry factchecks Rahul Gandhi, but Congress fires another salvo
Hours after senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi accused the government of ceding Indian territory to Chinese, the defence ministry has refuted the charges, stating that the government reposes full faith in the capabilities of the armed forces in countering any Chinese misadventure.
DefenceJan 21, 2021, 5:31 PM IST
Girl cadets in NCC up 33% from 28%: Defence Minister
The number of girl cadets in National Cadets Corps has increased to 33 per cent in an effort to moving forward towards women empowerment, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday. Earlier, there were only 28 per cent girl cadets in the NCC.