Latest News on Ordnance Factory Board
Showing of 0 - 10 from 11 results
Ordnance Factory Board - Total results - 11
Jul 14, 2019
Defence products' exports will exceed Rs 35,000 crore target by 2024-2025, says officialWith the growing trend of shipments in recent years, exports of defence products will exceed the Rs 35,000 crore target by 2024-25, an official said.
Dec 15, 2018
Soon, non-functional light machine guns can be bought as mementos: Centre frames guidelines for disposal of old weaponsSoon, you can buy high-end prohibited weapons as souvenirs, but only after they are converted into drill practice, making the firearms non-functional.
Mar 20, 2018
Central Armed Police Forces facing shortage of mine-protected vehicles, says MHAThe Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) are facing a shortage of mine-protected vehicles (MPVs), Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir informed Parliament on Tuesday.
Sep 10, 2017
Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman calls CAG report flagging ammunition shortage 'factually wrong'Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday dismissed as "factually wrong" a CAG report which had stated that the defence forces had ammunition that could last for 20 days in the event of a war, and asserted there was no dearth of weapons with the defence forces.
Jul 30, 2017
Pulgaon ammunition depot blast: Army asks defence ministry to trace lapses, fix responsibilityArmy has conveyed concerns to defence ministry over Ordnance Factory's failure to punish officials responsible for last year's blast at an ammunition depot
Jul 19, 2016
Desi Bofors: 3 indigenously-developed Dhanush artillery guns handed over to Indian ArmyThree indigenously-developed 155 mm 'Dhanush' artillery guns have been handed over to the Indian Army by the Jabalpur-based Gun Carriage Factory (GCF).
Mar 07, 2016
Defence budget: Surrendering funds has put brakes on India's military modernisationThe just announced Defence Budget 2016-2017 is the lowest ever since the 1962 war.
Dec 04, 2015
India inked 182 defence deals over last three years including current one: minister tells ParliamentMinister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh also said that during the last three years and the current year, indents have been placed for 105 mm light field guns and electronically upgraded 155 mm guns on Ordnance Factory Board.
Nov 28, 2014
Defence equipment worth Rs 1,800 crore exported in three yearsParrikar said a number of defence systems designed and developed by DRDO have been productionised by the production agencies and inducted into Armed Forces.
Mar 24, 2014
India, Russia to ink deal for anti-tank ammunitionUnder the deal, Russia will also do transfer of technology on the production techniques of the specialised tank ammunition to the Ordnance Factory Board.