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Antony asks Navy chief about Vikramaditya incident

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 00:52

AK Antony asked Navy to give a clear picture about reports that its largest warship INS Vikramaditya had suffered glitches during its voyage from Russia to India.

BJP questions ‘shift’ in defence procurement policy

Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 18:50

Defence Ministry`s move to have `life cycle cost` clause in tenders for military hardware, for 126 Multi-Role Medium Combat Aircraft (MMRCA), was questioned by BJP which suspects corruption.

‘Strategic nature of work doesn`t give DRDO special powers’

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 17:34

DRDO is a subordinate organisation under Defence Ministry and does not enjoy any special power or autonomy because of its strategic nature of work, Defence Minister A K Antony told the Rajya Sabha.

DAC has given nod for construction of six submarines: Govt

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 16:53

Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has given its nod for construction of six submarines, Defence Minister A K Antony has told Lok Sabha.

CVC detects Rs 1,000 cr tax evasion in CWG project

Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 14:45

The Central Vigilance Commission has detected tax evasion of about Rs 1,000 crore by government departments and private companies in carrying out Commonwealth Games-related works.

India, Russia Defence Ministers` meet postponed

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 03, 2012, 16:28

The annual meet of Defence Ministers of India and Russia has been deferred till October 10 due to inability of the visiting minister to reach here.

2 Army officers honey-trapped by foreign operatives: Antony

Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 17:58

2 Army officers have been honey-trapped by alleged foreign operatives in the recent years, Defence Minister A K Antony has said.

Army man refuses to come down mobile tower

Last Updated: Saturday, August 18, 2012, 23:45

K Muthu climbed the tower at Ajmeri Gate at around 1 PM yesterday and refused to come down till late night despite appeals by police and officers of Army.

Armed forces should avoid wasteful expenditure: Antony

Last Updated: Saturday, August 11, 2012, 20:29

Defence Minister A K Antony said the government will provide maximum possible support to the armed forces for modernisation but they should avoid "wasteful expenditure".

Antony orders probe into killing of Kashmiri youth

Last Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2012, 16:33

Overruling the Army, Defence Minister A K Antony on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the killing of a youth.

Antony to visit J&K with Army Chief on Jul 28

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 25, 2012, 21:12

Defence Minister A K Antony will undertake a two day-long tour of some of the forward areas and key military formations in Jammu and Kashmir.

Stealth warship `INS Sahyadri` commissioned in Navy

Last Updated: Saturday, July 21, 2012, 08:20

Indigenously built stealth warship `INS Sahyadri` was commissioned on Saturday in the Indian Navy, adding firepower to its anti-submarine warfare capabilities.