Mar 14, 2017 07:55 PM IST
Parrikar's push for Made in India defence products saw tremendous response from global and domestic private companies.
- Jan 30, 2017 12:54 PM IST
RDEL emerged winner through a competitive bidding process undertaken by Ministry of Defence with participation from almost all the private sector and public sector shipyards namely, L&T, Cochin Shipyard Ltd, Goa Shipyard Ltd, Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE), the company said in a statement.
- Dec 20, 2016 09:53 AM IST
The defence ministry has announced to award contracts for the development of future infantry combat vehicles. The ordinance factory board will go up against 5 private players in the fight for a 60,000 crore rupee contract.
- Dec 18, 2016 01:55 PM IST
A political row erupted over the appointment of Lt Gen Bipin Rawat as the Army chief with opposition parties asking the government why other senior officers were ignored.
- Dec 09, 2016 08:18 PM IST
Maharashtra government has received all the necessary clearances from all authorities concerned for setting up of a huge statue of Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj off Arabian Sea in Mumbai.
- Dec 05, 2016 06:38 PM IST
Tata Power SED has won a Rs 200
crore order from the Defence Ministry for supplying one
regiment of command post and launcher of Pinaka multi rocket
- Nov 22, 2016 12:00 PM IST
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said that the Director General (Acquisition) will draw up a list as required under the new policy and hence old cases will also be looked into.
- Nov 07, 2016 08:36 PM IST
The Defence Ministry today cleared
a new blacklisting policy that will do away with blanket bans
on companies indulging in corrupt acts and approved projects
worth over Rs 82,000 crore for purchase of fighter aircraft,
tanks, rockets and mini drones.
- Nov 02, 2016 03:00 PM IST
Pinning the letter he wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi four days ago, Gandhi said "Let us show our gratitude to our brave soldiers not only through our words but also through our actions."
- Aug 24, 2016 11:19 AM IST
The data tells the submarine crew where on the boat they can speak safely to avoid detection by the enemy. It also discloses magnetic, electromagnetic and infra-red data as well as the specifications of the submarine's torpedo launch system and the combat system, it said.
- Jun 22, 2016 07:36 AM IST
The first test shortly before 6:00 am (2100 GMT Tuesday) was deemed to have failed, but the ministry said it was unable to confirm the status of a second launch detected two hours later from the same location on the east coast.
- Jun 17, 2016 06:46 PM IST
Separate holding areas can be created along a highway where the aircraft can taxi to after landing, and can come back on the highway for take off after de-boarding and boarding, Union Road Minister Nitin Gadkari said at an event by Forum for Integrated National Security (FINS) here
- May 27, 2016 05:34 PM IST
The nexus between the middlemen, arms agents and Defence Ministry officials has been broken, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on May 27 and termed it as
one of the "biggest achievements" of the NDA government
- May 05, 2016 12:32 PM IST
Sources indicate ED investigators have made some "analysis" of the probable identity of these code names and hence want to investigate the flow of funds and the "proceeds of crime" and possible kickbacks made in the procurement of these choppers.
- Apr 28, 2016 08:16 PM IST
The defence ministry has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to expedite the probe in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case.
- Apr 15, 2016 08:56 AM IST
The Shipping Ministry is collecting all orders from Government of India which includes order for nine LNG ships worth Rs 18,000 crore and private sector will be roped in for the some of these.
- Mar 31, 2016 08:10 PM IST
About 1,055 companies, with Indian companies outnumbering foreign firms, over 900 delegations and 47 countries participated in the event, which was themed on the 'Make in India' initiative.
- Mar 28, 2016 04:56 PM IST
The Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) have been loaded online on the Defence Ministry‘s website and would be made available in hard copy format after 15 days.
- Mar 23, 2016 08:52 PM IST
HAL is likely to buyback 10 percent of government shares, which will fetch the government exchequer around Rs 4000 crore.
- Mar 14, 2016 07:20 PM IST
As to the more than 1.46 lakh family pensioners, the government will credit the new benefits by the end of this month, the Defence Ministry said in a statement.
- Mar 14, 2016 10:34 AM IST
"Defexpo India 2016, the ninth in the series of biennial Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition, will be held at Naqueri Quitol in Quepem taluka of South Goa from March 28-31, 2016," the Ministry said on its website designed for this internationally famed event.
- Feb 17, 2016 08:00 AM IST
"Out of the 319 licences issued to 190 companies, 79 licences of 50 companies have entered production stage," Defence Secretary (Production) A K Gupta said at the 'Make in India' week here today, adding most of these were operational for the past 18 months or so.
- Jan 13, 2016 05:42 PM IST
The Public Accounts Committee has decided to include these additional subjects for examination after the principal government auditor tabled its reports in Parliament in
December last during the Winter session.
- Dec 23, 2015 04:00 PM IST
The new policy provides greater flexibility to the vendors in offset contracts and aims at ensuring level playing field to Indian vendors in capital acquisitions.
- Oct 30, 2015 08:35 AM IST
A proposal to upgrade the avoinic system in IL 76 and engine-refitting in IL-78 was also cleared at a cost of around Rs 4,300 crore.