Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will tomorrow travel to Singapore to take part in the crucial Shangri-La Dialogue, an inter-governmental security forum, on the sidelines of which he will also hold talks with his French coun
Stung by India initiating process of blacklisting it, VVIP chopper scam-tainted Italy's Finmeccanica has warned that it may "assess" its ongoing projects of supplying components and essential services if "agreed and transpare
Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said there was no sabotage involved in the fire at the central ammunition depot at Pulgaon in the district but the exact cause would be known only after inquiry.
As India and France look at closing the multi-billion Euro deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets soon, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will meet his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian in Singapore this week.
The government has decided to cancel all ongoing tenders for defence equipment won by Italy's Finmeccanica as a precursor to blacklisting of the firm which is being investigated for bribery in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper
The nexus between the middlemen, arms agents and Defence Ministry officials has been broken, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today and termed it as one of the "biggest achievement" of the NDA government.
The platforms selected for these five sub-groups are: Armoured fighting vehicles (AFV), aircraft and helicopters, submarines, ammunition including smart ammunition, and macro process management of issues. These are consistent
Defence was new to me… It took months to gather information on how things are done here. Due to infamous arms deals and scams, the ministry had withdrawn into a cocoon. There was no openness, there were always fears and sus
The government will zero in by the end of current fiscal a fighter jet it wants to build under 'Make in India' initiative, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today, as he expressed confidence that the deal for 36 Rafale j
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US, the Pentagon has said there are opportunities to further expand bilateral military co-operation and it is looking forward to enhancing relations with India.
Manohar Parrikar, however, took a dig at defence players who were objecting to proposed strategic partnerships, saying it seems they have realised that they will not be able to "go through the window".