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Sep 04, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman getting defence ministry means PMO writ likely to remain large in her ministryAs defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman instantaneously becomes part of what is called league of Big Four in the government and a member of the powerful Cabinet Committee on Security.
Sep 04, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman as defence minister shatters many glass ceilings, and not just because she's a womanAs Nirmala Sitharaman moves into Raisina Hill, the all powerful CCS will now feature two women.
Sep 03, 2017
Narendra Modi's bet on Nirmala Sitharaman sounds risky, but could be key to defence modernisationNirmala Sitharaman's excellent links across the world and experience as commerce minister will be very useful as India's defence preparedness moves into a high gear
Sep 01, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: Prakash Javadekar may be new defence minister, Suresh Prabhu likely to get environmentIf Javadekar is shifted to defence then the country will see the third HRD minister in three years time.
Aug 21, 2017
Amid Doka La standoff, Centre delegates greater powers to BRO for road construction along China borderTo prevent delays in construction of strategic roads along China border, the defence ministry has delegated more powers to BRO for speedy completion of projects
Aug 21, 2017
Manohar Parrikar cautions voters against being misled by Facebook, WhatApp ahead of Goa bypollsSocial media platforms WhatsApp and Facebook will be misused extensively ahead of the August 23 by-polls to Panaji assembly constituency
Aug 17, 2017
Defence ministry approves acquisition of six Apache attack helicopters for Indian ArmyThe Defence Acquisition Council on Thursday cleared a proposal to buy six Apache attack helicopters for the Indian Army at a cost of around Rs 4,168 crore.
Aug 14, 2017
Pakistan Independence Day: Hackers deface several govt websites, post pro-India materialSeveral websites of the Pakistan government were defaced on Monday allegedly by hackers from India on the day the country celebrated its 70th Independence Day.
Jul 25, 2017
Govt must not fear litigation, it's justified in stopping free ration for defence personnel in peace areasThe government has taken a well-thought-out decision to retain the ration in conflict areas which is what it should be.
Jul 17, 2017
British Ministry of Defence to probe publishing of SAS photos on FacebookBritain's Ministry of Defence has expressed its concern at the publication of the photos on Facebook that show the country's SAS force in training missions.