Rafale deal: Manohar Parrikar meets French Defence Minister
Rafale deal: Manohar Parrikar meets French Defence Minister

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday held talks with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian at South Block here.

Rafale deal will bring oxygen to Indian Air Force: Manohar ​Parrikar
Rafale deal will bring oxygen to Indian Air Force: Manohar ​Parrikar

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will buy 36 Rafale jets from France in fly-away condition soon, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said that the country has finally broken the ice over the deal which had been pending for the last 17 years.

'Defence Ministry undermined in NDA regime'

A collage of patched images showing Prime Minister Narendra Modi inking the Rafale fighter jet deal in France and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar inaugurating a mobile fish stall in Panaji on the same day has gone viral on the social media.

Airbus enthusiastic about 'Make in India' initiative: PM Narendra Modi
Airbus enthusiastic about 'Make in India' initiative: PM Narendra Modi

After receiving support of his government's 'Make in India' initiative from Airbus facility and clicking selfies with students at French space centre CNES, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday pay homage to the 10,000 Indian soldiers who were killed during World War I.

India expects 'movement' to seal Rafale deal with France

Ahead of talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande, India on Friday said it expects "movement" on a proposal for setting up French nuclear reactors in Jaitapur in Maharashtra as well as Rafale fighter deal, both of which are pending for long.

PM Modi embarks on three-nation tour; Make in India, defence on agenda
PM Modi embarks on three-nation tour; Make in India, defence on agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday began a three-nation tour of France, Germany and Canada.

India to decide on Rafale fighter jet deal only after March

India will decide on the fate of a long-delayed deal for 126 Dassault Rafale fighter jets only after March, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday.

Govt all set to procure 126 French combat aircraft

The examination of the process was ordered by Defence Minister AK Antony after former MP Mysura Reddy questioned the method of selecting Rafale as the lowest bidder for the deal.

Eurofighter’s price cut down to win Indian deal?

Britain`s BAE Systems is reported to be preparing a fresh bid which may include cutting down the prices for the world`s biggest fighter jet order.

BAE to cut price of fighter to secure Indian deal?

Cameron had said the Typhoon was "a superb aircraft, with
further capability than Rafale".

India to wrap up MMRCA deal in 4 weeks: IAF Chief

IAF will make public in 4 weeks the winner of India`s biggest-ever Rs 42,000 crore military contract to acquire 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft.