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Rajnath Singh launches two frontline warships, lauds Indian Navy for 'Aatmanirbharta'
India

Rajnath Singh launches two frontline warships, lauds Indian Navy for 'Aatmanirbharta'

'Surat' is the fourth Guided Missile Destroyer of the P15B class, while 'Udaygiri' is the second Stealth Frigate of P17A class

Rajnath Singh to launch two indigenously built frontline warships next week
India

Rajnath Singh to launch two indigenously built frontline warships next week

The ship 'Surat' is the fourth and last of the stealth destroyers under the 'Project 15B' programme, while the second ship, 'Udaygiri' is part of the 'Project 17A' frigate programme

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approves revised 'scales of accommodation' for Armed Forces
India

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approves revised 'scales of accommodation' for Armed Forces

The defence ministry said the implementation of scales of accommodation – 2022 would facilitate improvement in facilities and infrastructure for the stay of the armed forces personnel

Providing facilities to those guarding borders top priority, says defence minister Rajnath Singh
India

Providing facilities to those guarding borders top priority, says defence minister Rajnath Singh

Singh said ensuring the development of the border areas is a major part of the government's comprehensive defence strategy

Gorakhpur University nurturing Indian education tradition for decades, says Rajnath Singh
India

Gorakhpur University nurturing Indian education tradition for decades, says Rajnath Singh

Singh, who is an ex-student of the university, remembered his days at the Gautam Buddh hostel, while addressing the first alumni meet of the varsity virtually

General Naravane contributed in strengthening India's military preparedness, says Rajnath Singh
India

General Naravane contributed in strengthening India's military preparedness, says Rajnath Singh

General Naravane retired from service on Saturday after an illustrious career spanning 42 years.

General MM Naravane contributed in strengthening India's military preparedness: Rajnath Singh
India

General MM Naravane contributed in strengthening India's military preparedness: Rajnath Singh

General MM Naravane retired from service on Saturday after an illustrious career spanning 42 years

Six of Seven defence companies carved out of OFB report provisional profits in initial 6 months of operation
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Six of Seven defence companies carved out of OFB report provisional profits in initial 6 months of operation

These companies are scaling new heights and contributing to India’s defence manufacturing

India will not hesitate to cross border if terrorists target country from outside: Defence minister Rajnath Singh
India

India will not hesitate to cross border if terrorists target country from outside: Defence minister Rajnath Singh

Singh also said that the eastern border of the country was currently experiencing more peace and stability compared to the western frontier, with Bangladesh being a friendly neighbour

India has no option but to make itself stronger amid changing world order, says Rajnath Singh
India

India has no option but to make itself stronger amid changing world order, says Rajnath Singh

At the inauguration of DefConnect 2.0, Rajnath Singh said a lot of things are happening in the world that are affecting India

Explained: Risk and Hardship allowance of Armed Forces personnel hiked; what you should know about it?
India

Explained: Risk and Hardship allowance of Armed Forces personnel hiked; what you should know about it?

Military personnel posted to ‘hard’ or high-altitude regions receive the risk and hardship allowance, depending on their rank and the gradation of the area

India, US have growing convergence of strategic interests: Rajnath Singh
India

India, US have growing convergence of strategic interests: Rajnath Singh

Singh said the recent India-US '2+2' dialogue and fruitful conversation between PM Narendra Modi and President Joe Biden have created the ground for a more ambitious and strategic engagement between the two sides.

If harmed, India will not spare anyone, says Rajnath Singh in a strong message to China
India

If harmed, India will not spare anyone, says Rajnath Singh in a strong message to China

The defence minister in his address to the Indian-American community in San Francisco, also sent a subtle message to the US that New Delhi does not believe in a diplomacy of zero-sum game

US-India 2+2 talks showed despite all the bad press, Ukraine war may end up further galvanizing bilateral ties
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US-India 2+2 talks showed despite all the bad press, Ukraine war may end up further galvanizing bilateral ties

Surfacing of incompatible interests on the European theatre has forced both administrations to walk the extra mile and double down on Indo-Pacific partnership

At 2+2 ministerial dialogue, India, US urge Taliban to follow UNSC resolution, call for cessation of violence in Myanmar
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At 2+2 ministerial dialogue, India, US urge Taliban to follow UNSC resolution, call for cessation of violence in Myanmar

In a joint statement, ministers of both the two countries asked the Taliban to respect the human rights of all Afghans, including women, children and members of minority groups; and to uphold freedom of travel

US monitoring some recent ‘concerning’ human rights violations in India, says Antony Blinken
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US monitoring some recent ‘concerning’ human rights violations in India, says Antony Blinken

India has previously rejected criticism by foreign governments and human rights groups on allegations that civil liberties have eroded in the country.

At 2+2 dialogue with US, Jaishankar says India working towards mitigating global volatility, unpredictability
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At 2+2 dialogue with US, Jaishankar says India working towards mitigating global volatility, unpredictability

The discussions during the India-US 2+2 dialogue have also encouraged both the countries to think together on long-term challenges, especially in the Indo-Pacific

Why successful trial of anti-tank guided missile Helina is a feather in the cap for India’s Armed Forces
India

Why successful trial of anti-tank guided missile Helina is a feather in the cap for India’s Armed Forces

The trial, conducted from an Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH), successfully engaged a simulated tank target. The DRDO has called the Helina one of the most advanced anti-tank weapons in the world

China seeks to refashion region, international system to serve its authoritarian interests: Llyod Austin
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China seeks to refashion region, international system to serve its authoritarian interests: Llyod Austin

"China poses a major challenge," Austin said in his opening remarks at the 2+2 ministerial meeting being co-hosted along with his cabinet colleague Secretary of State Tony Blinken for their Indian counterparts Rajnath Singh and EAM S Jaishankar

Rajnath Singh invites US defence companies to invest in India, support 'Make in India'
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Rajnath Singh invites US defence companies to invest in India, support 'Make in India'

Earlier, in his opening remarks at the 2+2 ministerial, Singh said that India places the highest priority upon the strategic partnership with USA.