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‘IAF delay in accident probes cost Rs 1,420 cr’
Sat, Dec 20, 2014

The finalisation of CoIs with respect of flying accidents should not take more than 9 months from the date of its constitution.

Teacher who saved many haunted by those left behind
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Tahira Qazi, the school’s principal, was among those killed in the attack.

INS Arihant begins sea trials
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

Arihant has the ability to launch nuclear warheads from land, sea and air.

Ahead of PM Modi J&K visit, militants kill eight Armymen, three policemen in Uri encounter
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

The multiple attacks took place just two days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rallies at Srinagar and Anantnag.

To Maldives, with tonnes of water — from India
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

Desalination plant catches fire, India sends water in ships, planes

To Maldives, with tonnes of water — from India
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

Desalination plant catches fire, India sends water in ships, planes.

Navy chief warns of rising terrorist threat in the maritime domain
Thu, Dec 04, 2014

Navy Chief Admiral R K Dhowan said that threat of maritime terrorism is increasing and the force was prepared for it.

4 of 15 projects along Chinese borders complete: Parrikar
Wed, Dec 03, 2014

Delays in executing the road projects are critical in view of the infrastructure developed by China along the border.

India, France agree to ‘fast track’ Rafale fighter jet deal
Tue, Dec 02, 2014

The final contract will be signed only after a clearance from Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS).

Budgam killing: Court of Inquiry completed by Army
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The inquiry is learnt to have examined the role of “troop commanders”, apart from others into the unfortunate incident.

Manohar Parrikar greenlights purchase of 814 artillery guns worth Rs 15,750 crore
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

The guns will be bought for Rs 15,750 crore under ‘buy and make’ category of the defence procurement procedures.

Sukhois can fly now
Sat, Nov 15, 2014

The fleet of 200-odd fighter aircraft was grounded after a Sukhoi fighter crashed near Pune on October 14.

No connection with Budgam, says Army
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

Massive protests have followed the killing of two youths on November 3 when Army personnel fired at a car in Budgam.

Parrikar, the ‘specialist’, promises transparency and speed
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Stressing PM Narendra Modi’s mantra “Make in India”, Parrikar said that “as much as possible, we should manufacture in India”.

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has his hands full
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

Crucial defence acquisitions await approval, continuity required on Pakistan, China.

No sabotage, Navy vessel sunk by sea water in engine room
Sat, Nov 08, 2014

The Navy has ruled out sabotage as a possible reason behind the sinking of a torpedo recovery vessel Thursday night, with officials saying the accident appears to have been caused by flooding of sea water inside the engine room triggered by a faulty seal. A Navy official said the vessel, with a crew capacity of […]

No sabotage, Navy vessel sunk by sea water in engine room
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

Navy in a statement said that that there were 28 personnel on board at the time of accident, whereas desired load is about a crew of 13

Budgam shooting: Army likely to pay compensation to victims’ kin
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

The incident has triggered massive outrage and protests.

Event to mark 1965 Indo-Pak war may eclipse WW-I function
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

Officials said the choice between the two events is obvious given that the 1965 war is “more Indian”.

Defence projects get Rs 80,000 cr push from govt; six made-in-India submarines also on list
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

The decision to manufacture the submarines in India is in line with Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' pitch.

These children go to Leh school with a little help from IAF chopper
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

How five-day trek to school in Leh became 45-minute whirl in the air.

Body of sepoy who died 21 yrs ago found at Siachen glacier
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

This is the second body to be found at the glacier in two months.

Prepare for changing world, invisible enemy: PM Narendra Modi to forces
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Modi emphasized that an atmosphere of peace and security was essential to enable India to achieve economic development.

Agusta files ‘erased’, ED seeks probe into tampering
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

The documents were recovered during a search operation conducted on September 23 in New Delhi.

Sukhoi crash: Flight data recorder points to technical snag
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The Sukhoi fighter plane crashed on a sugarcane farm about 200 metres from a human settlement in Kolawadi village.

Tyagi’s cousin questioned in chopper kickbacks case
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

The agency is also likely to question the other accused in the case over the next few days.

Jaitley warns Pakistan, Modi praises troops as ceasefire violations continue
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Jaitley ruled out talks with Pakistan and praised Indian forces for a “commendable” job in the “face of these unprovoked acts of aggression”.

After India sends Pakistan tough message on border fire, PM hints at early resolution
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

India rules out talks till shelling on, Rajnath says Pak must understand situation has changed.

After India sends Pak tough message on border fire, PM hints at early resolution
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

Top government sources said talks can happen if Pakistan is sincere.

After repeated ceasefire violations across LoC, India warns Pak of ‘effective’ reply
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

The Border Security Force has, meanwhile, refused to call Pakistan for a flag meeting .

3 officers killed in Army helicopter crash
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Sources said the three officers were on a maintenance sortie.

3 officers killed as Army helicopter crashes in UP
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Eyewitnesses claimed that the chopper appeared to be in trouble moments after taking off.

Ground report: Half of Chinese troops leave, rest to follow
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Swaraj said that the two sides have also decided on a timeline for the withdrawal of troops.

Delhi nod awaited for flag meeting with China
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

Earlier, the issue is reported to have come up at the meetings of the standing committee on defence on Monday and Tuesday.

Ready to retreat but only if Chinese troops do: India
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

Chumar, where the Indian security forces are at an advantageous position, has seen the worst stand-off in the past four days.

Army chief meets PM Modi as LAC stand-off continues
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Modi had on Thursday called for solving the boundary dispute between the two countries during the visit of Chinese President.