India  

Reduce dependence on foreign manufacturers: Rajnath Singh tells IAF

DNA Tuesday, 20 August 2019
While speaking at the seminar on 'Modernization and Indigenization Plans of Indian Air Force' in New Delhi, the Union Minister said, "There is a sizeable dependency on foreign equipment manufacturers for their subsystems and components
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Indian Air Force Indian Air Force Air warfare branch of India's military

Need to further enhance our operational capabilities: IAF chief

The Indian Air Force needs to further enhance its operational capabilities and improve serviceability of its mission critical systems, Air Chief Marshal R K S..
IndiaTimes

Defence Ministry approves proposal to procure 21 MIG-29, 12 Su-30 MKI jets for Rs 18,148 crore

Addressing the long-felt need of the Indian Air Force to increase its fighter squadrons, 21 MIG-29 and 12 Su-30 MKI aircraft will be procured while existing 59..
DNA
Watch: Indian Air Force develops Mi-17 helicopters for tackling locusts attack [Video]

Watch: Indian Air Force develops Mi-17 helicopters for tackling locusts attack

The Indian Air Force has successfully designed and developed an Airborne Locust Control System on Mi-17 helicopters for tackling the locusts attack. The machine developed by the Air Force can help in spraying pesticides over 750 hectares of land in one mission.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:11Published

Amid China row, India likely to get six 'fully-loaded' Rafale jets by July-end

Amid the ongoing dispute with China over its aggression along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), India is likely to get around six fully-loaded Rafale fighter..
IndiaTimes

Amid China row, India likely to get six 'fully-loaded' Rafale aircraft by July-end

The Rafales along with the Meteor missiles which can hit targets at more than 150 km strike range will give an edge to the Indian Air Force over the Chinese Air..
DNA

Rajnath Singh Rajnath Singh Defence Minister of India

Rajnath Singh thanks PM Modi for Ladakh visit, says meeting soldiers boosted morale

"The borders of the country have always been secure under the Indian Army. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting Ladakh to meet and encourage the soldiers has..
IndiaTimes

India-China faceoff: PM Modi, CDS General Bipin Rawat reach Leh to review situation

General Rawat's visit holds importance since it comes in the wake of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's visit to Ladakh being rescheduled.
DNA

India-China faceoff: CDS General Bipin Rawat to reach Leh today: Sources

General Rawat's visit holds importance since it comes in the wake of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's visit to Ladakh being rescheduled.
DNA

India-China faceoff: PM Modi, CDS General Bipin Rawat reach Leh to review operational preparedness

General Rawat's visit holds importance since it comes in the wake of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's visit to Ladakh being rescheduled.
DNA

Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat to reach Leh today: Sources

General Rawat's visit holds importance since it comes in the wake of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's visit to Ladakh being rescheduled. The Defence Minister was..
IndiaTimes

New Delhi New Delhi Capital of India

Japan backs India on LAC situation, opposes any change in status quo by China

Japan on Friday expressed hope for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing standoff between Indian and Chinese troops and asserted that it opposed any attempts to..
IndiaTimes

China's border row with India part of its global aggression, says Trump

China’s aggressive stance along the India-China border fits with the larger pattern of Chinese aggression in other parts of the world, US President Donald..
IndiaTimes
India expects China to restore peace on border: MEA [Video]

India expects China to restore peace on border: MEA

held a press conference in the national capital. While briefing the mediapersons on India-China border issue in Ladakh, Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava on July 2 said that New Delhi expects Beijing to sincerely follow up and ensure expeditious restoration of peace and tranquillity in border areas as per bilateral agreements and protocols. "We expect the Chinese side to sincerely follow up and ensure expeditious restoration of peace and tranquillity in border areas as per bilateral agreements and protocols," he said. A dreadful clash took place in Galwan Valley on June 15-16 between Indian and Chinese troops in which 20 Indian soldiers lost their lives. Over 40 Chinese soldiers were also killed during the clash, as confirmed by Indian administration.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:52Published

Germany, US block China’s anti-India move at UNSC

China is livid after the US stepped in on Wednesday evening to delay a draft press statement condemning the Karachi Stock Exchange terrorist attack at the UN..
IndiaTimes

Union Council of Ministers Union Council of Ministers Executive authority in India

PM Modi, Union Ministers express grief over Sushant Singh Rajput's demise [Video]

PM Modi, Union Ministers express grief over Sushant Singh Rajput's demise

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput committed suicide on June 14. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted he was 'shocked' by Rajput's demise. Union Minister Smriti Irani mourned actor's death on micro-blogging site. Union Home Minister Amit Shah also paid his deepest condolences to Rajput family. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad also took to twitter to express his grief. Rajput gained prominence for his acting in movies like 'Chhichhore', 'M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story'.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:10Published
PM Modi chairs Union Cabinet Meeting in Delhi [Video]

PM Modi chairs Union Cabinet Meeting in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired Union Cabinet meeting in the national capital on June 03. The meeting took place at Prime Minister's Office, 7 Lok Kalyan Marg. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari attended the meeting. Union Ministers RS Prasad, Smriti Irani and Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank also attended the meeting in Delhi.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:10Published
Cabinet approves Rs 20,000 crore subordinate debts for stressed MSMEs [Video]

Cabinet approves Rs 20,000 crore subordinate debts for stressed MSMEs

Union Cabinet on June 01 approved Rs 20,000 crore subordinate debts for stressed Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). "This will benefit 2 lakh stressed MSMEs," said Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:50Published
AMPHAN: Odisha requests Centre to cancel Shramik Special trains in coastal areas [Video]

AMPHAN: Odisha requests Centre to cancel Shramik Special trains in coastal areas

While speaking to ANI in Bhubaneswar, the Special Relief Commissioner of Odisha, Pradeep Kumar Jena spoke on cyclonic storm 'AMPHAN'. He said, "Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur and Ganjam may be affected due to the cyclonic storm. The Chief Secretary has requested Union Cabinet Secretary to consider suspending 'Shramik Special' trains from May 18 for three days in the coastal areas.c Odisha government has urged Central Government to suspend Shramik Special trains passing through its coastal area due to cyclone.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:25Published

Tweets about this