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Manohar Parrikar: BJP's poster boy in Goa returns as CM

For Manohar Parrikar, who proved himself to be BJP's best bet in Goa by sewing up a coalition and proving its majority on the floor of Assembly, it is a homecoming and another stint as chief minister of the coastal state.

Devendra Fadnavis to become next Defence Minister and Chandrakant Patil to be new CM of Maharashtra?

Devendra Fadnavis to become next Defence Minister and Chandrakant Patil to be new CM of Maharashtra?

A day after Manohar Parrikar resigned from the post of Defence Minister to become Goa CM, speculations are rife that Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis may get promoted to Centre to become minister in Narendra Modi government.

Manohar Parrikar resigns as Defence Minister, will take oath as Goa Chief Minister on Tuesday

Manohar Parrikar resigns as Defence Minister, will take oath as Goa Chief Minister on Tuesday

In a major development on Monday, Manohar Parrikar has resigned from the post of Defence Minister.

US warned Israel against annexing West Bank: Defence Minister

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Monday that the United States has warned that annexing the West Bank would lead to an "immediate crisis" with President Donald Trump`s administration.

India must be prepared for chemical, biological warfare: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

India must be prepared for chemical, biological warfare: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said India must be well-prepared to deal with chemical and biological warfare.

Pakistan's Defence Minister admits Hafiz Saeed a serious threat to country

Pakistan's Defence Minister admits Hafiz Saeed a serious threat to country

Pakistan has said Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, who has been listed under an anti-terrorism law, can pose a "serious threat" to the nation and was thus placed under house arrest in the country's "larger interest".

Opposition criticises my Goa visits, they are scared of me: Parrikar

Opposition parties criticise my repeated visits to Goa because are scared of me, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's official car involved in minor mishap in Goa

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar's car was today involved in a minor mishap when it scraped past another car here this evening, police said.

Surgical strikes: Here's how Goa plans to thank Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Surgical strikes: Here's how Goa plans to thank Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's birthday this time will be unique as the figurines of the Bofors gun and Arjuna tank will adorn the birthday cake which will be cut on Tuesday.

No stone-pelting on security forces in Kashmir Valley after demonetisation: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

No stone-pelting on security forces in Kashmir Valley after demonetisation: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday that the move by the NDA government had brought down stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir Valley.

Demonetisation has hit core of terror funding: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Demonetisation has hit core of terror funding: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that those involved in mega scams were now standing in queues to exchange Rs 4,000.

Decision on defence reforms in 'few months': Manohar Parrikar

Decision on defence reforms in 'few months': Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar admitted that the services did not want to leave their "turf" but they have "slowly" come to understand that jointness would be much better than individual separate forces.

OROP storm: Congress slams Manohar Parrikar's 'pacifier', asks him to quit post

OROP storm: Congress slams Manohar Parrikar's 'pacifier', asks him to quit post

Criticising Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for saying that 95 percent of ex-servicemen have already got the benefits of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme, the Congress party on Sunday said he did not deserve to be in the union cabinet.

'Rafale deal not overpriced, it's the best India could have got'

'Rafale deal not overpriced, it's the best India could have got'

The Euro 7.87 billion deal inked by India and France for the purchase of Rafale aircraft cannot be bettered, government sources reiterated, rejecting allegations that New Delhi paid an excessive price for the multi-role fighters.

Congress slams Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for crediting RSS for 'operations along LoC'

Congress slams Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for crediting RSS for 'operations along LoC'

The Congress on Monday slammed Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Dealing with old scams biggest challenge, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Dealing with old scams biggest challenge, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said here on Wednesday that dealing with old scams has been the biggest challenge for him after he assumed charge of the post two years ago.

India fully prepared for escalation with Pakistan: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

India fully prepared for escalation with Pakistan: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said that India was "fully prepared for any escalation".

Uri terror attack: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar says 'something may have gone wrong'

Uri terror attack: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar says 'something may have gone wrong'

Army on Wednesday carried out intense combing-cum-search operations in Uri and Naugam sectors along the Line of Control in Kashmir.

In favour of withdrawing facilities given to Kashmiri separatists: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

In favour of withdrawing facilities given to Kashmiri separatists: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said withdrawal of facilities given to Kashmiri separatists' was long overdue.

 Small group holding majority to ransom: Manohar Parrikar on Kashmir

Small group holding majority to ransom: Manohar Parrikar on Kashmir

Alleging that forces across the border are fomenting trouble in violence-hit Kashmir, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that "a small percentage" of people in the Valley are holding the majority to ransom.