Defence Ministry
India  /  Published 12.03.22

Missile fired accidentally: India

An air force official said the object travelled at an altitude of 40,000 feet, at Mach 3, and flew 124km in Pakistani airspace before crashing...
By Our Bureau in Islamabad, New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.03.22

Defence Expo deferred

Sources said the biennial exhibition was pushed back because of Russia’s war on Ukraine...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.03.22

Survival guidelines for stranded Indians

They have been advised to learn a few sentences in Russian so they can tell the invading troops they are Indians and should not be harmed...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.03.22

India braces for defence supply delay

A ministry official said Russia was the largest supplier of military hardware aimed at modernising the country’s armed forces...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.02.22

Army brass factor in command changes

Lt Gen. Upendra Dwivedi took charge of the Udhampur-based northern command while Lt Gen. R.P. Kalita took over at the eastern command...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


India  /  Published 24.01.22

Army nod to uniforms, arms

Defence ministry sources said Beating Retreat ceremony would for first time witness a laser-mapping display and a show involving indigenously developed drones this year...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.12.21

Fast track for forces in border areas

Better infrastructure in border areas of the LAC will help in pre-empting more face-offs and intrusions and ensure better deployment of forces: Official...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.12.21

Rafale: Missile maker fined

According to the deal, 50 per cent of the total contract value has to be reinvested in India...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.12.21

China yet to set date for border talks

A defence ministry official said both sides have already exchanged notes as part of preparations for the talks...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

World  /  Published 17.11.21

Poland: Guards clash with migrants

They threw bottles and wooden logs at Polish soldiers, and used sticks to try to break through the fence...
By Reuters in Warsaw


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