Rajnath Singh
Opinion  /  Published 05.07.20

True story: Ahmed Patel is part of Cong inner circle, ED or not

Rumour mills started churning out false reports about the Rajya Sabha parliamentarian, Ahmed Patel, not getting the support of the Congress in his struggle with investigative agencies in a case relate...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 03.07.20

Defence: focus on desi purchase

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Thursday approved procurement proposals worth Rs 38,900 crore for various equipment required by the armed forces. The meeting in which the decision was taken ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.07.20

Ladakh: Rajnath’s trip postponed

Defence minister Rajnath Singh’s Ladakh trip has been postponed, sources said. Rajnath was scheduled to visit Ladakh on Friday along with army chief M.M. Naravane. “The minister’s ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.07.20

India to acquire weapons, missiles and aircrafts

In the midst of India's tense border standoff with China, the defence ministry on Thursday approved procurement of 33 frontline fighter jets, a number of missile systems and other military hardwar...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.07.20

Ladakh: Rajnath visit on Friday

Defence minister Rajnath Singh and army chief M.M. Naravane will visit Ladakh on Friday to review the security situation in the region in view of the Chinese “aggression” along the dispute...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.06.20

De-escalation is ‘priority’

Sources in the defence ministry and some veterans on Friday underscored that the immediate priority for India was to ensure “de-escalation” of the Chinese troops as “disengagement” is expected...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 27.06.20

Myopic vision: What good is a defence deal now?

Rajnath Singh’s mission to Moscow recalls Xan Smiley’s famous dismissal of the Soviet Union as “Upper Volta with rockets”. Xan is editor at large of The Economist and a great-g...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in Una

India  /  Published 27.11.19

Terror incidents in J&K close to nil: Rajnath

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday asserted in the Lok Sabha that terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir had come down to almost nil. ”Terror incidents have been taking place in Jammu a...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 07.01.19

AGP withdraws support to BJP over Citizenship Bill

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Monday withdrew its support to the ruling BJP in Assam over the Citizenship Amendment Bill, AGP president and minister Atul Bora said.The bill seeks to provide Indian c...
By PTI in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.19

NRC here to stay: Rajnath

Union defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday claimed that the BJP would form a majority government in Jharkhand.Singh, addressing a public meeting at K.B. High school ground in Dumri, said the BJP...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Giridih


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