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Take steps to check mishaps, House panel tells Navy

Defence Minister AK Antony has expressed serious concern on the issue.

No money this fiscal for Rafale jets: A K Antony

The Defence Minister hoped the deal will be finalised in 2014-15.


Defence Ministry probing irregularity charges in howitzer purchase: Govt

A Technical Oversight Committee has been formed to look into the case.

India,China to order 100 naval ships each by 2032: report

Combined order of both nations will account for 30% of volume to be ordered by Apec in next 20 years.

Light chopper deal stuck as Army wants Brigadier's role probed

Officer's name came up in VVIP chopper probe,allegedly demanded $5 mn bribe.

India,US to hold joint military exercise at Fort Bragg in 2013

'Yudh Abhyas' from May 3-17 is an exchange of combat units between two countries.


Chopper deal kickbacks: 'India changed tech requirements to help Italian firm'

They were allegedly tweaked after middleman Haschke struck a deal with Italian company.

IAF planning to phase out MiG-27 combat planes by 2017

IAF operates 80 MiG 27s but had to ground all of them after a crash 2 years back.

Launch of navy's indigenous aircraft carrier by 2013: Antony

Defence minister cites complexity of the project as the reason for the delay of the project.

Govt monitoring development in Indo-China border: Antony

He was replying to question regarding building of major infrastructure by China along the border.