Besides INDWF, Bharat Pratiraksha Mazdoor Sangh, All-India Defence Employees Federation too have been opposing the proposal.
The matter pertains to a requirement of 181 basic trainer aircraft (BTA) for basic training of IAF pilots at Air Force Academy (AFA).
Under the Rs 94,588 crore capital expenditures that are likely to follow, the Army will be spending approximately Rs 26,300 crore on buying equipment.
Coast guard ordered a "board of inquiry" against DIG B K Loshali after finding his reply "unsatisfactory".
He said that the problems are being resolved and there are no plans of grounding the fleet
PM Modi said reputation as the largest defence equipment importer is not what "we" would like to be.
As many as 33 countries and 328 foreign and 295 Indian companies will take part.
Major Tahir Khan's colleagues and an ex-boss took to social media to piece together the life of the “boy” who “lived and died for his dream, of flying”.
The officers, a pilot and a co-pilot, who died in the crash have been identified as Lt Col Rajesh Gulati and Major Tahir Khan.
Sources at the ITC Maurya said despite his high-profile commitments, the US President did not miss his daily workout at the gym.
Colonel M M Rai, commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles, and a policeman were killed in the gunbattle at Mindora village of Tral.
US President Barack Obama was in India for a 3-day visit where he was the chief guest for the Republic Day parade.
The joint statement called for a peaceful resolution of maritime disputes in accordance with UNCLOS
Her family had indeed watched her with “pride”, Thakur said
Ami Bera is the only Indian-American member of Congress
Some object on file, plan legal action; Army says decision not arbitrary.
Defence ministry sources said there was “no official confirmation regarding Michelle’s presence” at the parade.
The creation of two portfolios —one for DG R&D and other for SA to the Defence Minister — is still in conceptual stage, officials said.
This govt has terminated the contract of DRDO chief Avinash Chander with effect from January 31.
Ousted DRDO chief led design, development of Agni missiles.
He also made it clear that for any dialogue to take place, Pakistan should first stop ceasefire violation and intrusion of terrorists.
PM Narendra Modi "approved the termination" of the contract of Avinash Chander with effect from January 31.
2014 saw the highest number of terrorists being neutralised in the state in recent years.
'Purchasing powers were worse and fund for projects were not available, now this has been restored'.
Another Coast Guard ship, ICGS Samudra Prahari, will continue to scan the area for “at least one more day”, the official said.
He said he would classify them as "suspected or possible terrorists" since they had committed suicide.
The wreckage and the bodies would help investigators reach some conclusion about the intention.
Pakistan again started mortar shelling and firing targeting civilian areas since 7 AM.
Sources said the Ministry of Surface Transport is more than relieved to let BRO be moved completely to MoD.
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Presently, the acclimatisation takes place in two stages of six and four days at Leh and at higher altitudes.
Vice-Chief of Army Staff is learnt to have told a parliamentary panel that the Army’s War Wastage Reserves is being “held”.
The IAF plans to induct two squadrons of LCA and 5 of MMRCA, besides additional Sukhoi squadrons.
The finalisation of CoIs with respect of flying accidents should not take more than 9 months from the date of its constitution.
Tahira Qazi, the school’s principal, was among those killed in the attack.
Arihant has the ability to launch nuclear warheads from land, sea and air.