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AK Srivastav takes charge as Director (Defence Business) at BEML

New Delhi: Ajit Kumar Srivastav has taken over as the Director (Defence Business) of BEML Limited, a Miniratna Defence PSU, on Monday. Prior to assuming charge, Srivastav was serving the same defence.......

Lt General Manoj Pande takes over as Commander-In-Chief of Andaman & Nicobar Command

Lt General Manoj Pande took charge on Monday Lt General Pande replaces Lieutenant General Podali Shankar Rajeshwar who retired on Sunday New Delhi: Lieutenant General Manoj.......

China build-up: Rajnath Singh speaks with US Defence Secretary over phone

New Delhi: Defence minister Rajnath Singh and United State's defence secretary Mark T Esper spoke to each other on Friday evening, mentioned a press release issued by Ministry of Defence. It is.......

Missile Park Agneeprastha to be set up at INS Kalinga

New Delhi, Press Information Bureau: Foundation Stone for a Missile Park Agneeprastha was laid at INS Kalinga by Cmde Rajesh Debnath, Commanding Officer, in the presence of Vice Admiral Atul Kumar.......

UN Military Gender Advocate of the year Award goes to Major Suman Gawani

Indian Army officer Major Suman Gawani has been selected for UN Military Gender Advocate of the year Award Major Suman will share the award along with a Brazilian Naval Officer.......

ACC clears appointment of Hemant Khatri as CMD of HSL

New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of Hemant Khatri as Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL), a Miniratna PSU.......

HAL produced FOC standard LCAs join IAF stable

Bengaluru: HAL (Hindustan Aeronautics Limited) produced FOC standard LCA Tejas has been inducted into IAF Squadron ‘The Flying Bullets’ at a function at Sulur (Tamil Nadu) on Wednesday,.......

COVID19: Defence manufacturing adversely affected, says Rajnath

SIDM organised e-conclave on the theme ‘Business Continuity for MSMEs in Defence & Aerospace Sector’ in which 800 MSMEs participated Rajnath Singh termed MSMEs.......

These 26 defence items will be procured only from Indian manufacturers: MoD

New Delhi: A few days back while doing a press conference explaining 20 lakh crore fiscal stimulus Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had requested the Ministry of Defence to provide a list of.......

Govt implements Shekatkar Committee recommendations, related to border infrastructure

Shekatkar Committee was set up in 2016 by former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, submitted the report the same year The report has never been made public as it covers.......

Govt raises FDI limit, wants to corporatise OFB for Aatmanirbhar Bharat

In order to promote Make in India in defence production, the government has said that it will notify a list of weapons/platforms for ban on import The Foreign Direct Investment in.......

Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Sachet’ and two interceptor boats commissioned

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh commissioned Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Sachet and two interceptor boats (IBs) C-450 and C-451 in Goa via video conference from here today. The ICGS.......

Towards levelling the playing field, Rajnath approves Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme

Setting up new test facilities under Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme will boost indigenous defence manufacturing in India It is not mandatory to set up new testing centres.......

Indigenously built by GRSE Warship IN LCU L-57 Commissioned

The LCU MK-IV warship is an amphibious vessel with a designated primary role of transporting and deploying Main Battle Tanks, Armoured Vehicles, troops and equipment from ship to.......

Patent filed for Innovative Low Cost PPE developed by Indian Navy

PPE developed by an Indian Navy doctor is made of a special fabric which affords a high level of protection apart from being low cost This PPE has a unique feature of high.......