Ex-servicemen to show black flags to Manohar Parrikar on Saturday

Vexed over the delay in implementation of One Rank One Pension scheme, a group of ex-servicemen has decided to greet Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar with black flags when he arrives on a visit here on Saturday.

Defence Procurement Procedure modification: Expert panel submits recommendations to Parrikar

A high-level panel mandated to recommend changes in the way India buys defence weapons and equipment today submitted its report to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Defence Minister Parrikar, Army chief to visit Kargil

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh Suhag will visit Drass in Kargil on Thursday to pay homage to the martyrs of the 1999 war against Pakistan.

Indigenously-built Aakash missile inducted in IAF

The indigenously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile "Aakash" was formally inducted in the Indian Air Force (IAF) here on Friday.

No need for Shivraj Singh Chouhan to quit over Vyapam scam: Manohar Parrikar

Defending the embattled Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Vyapam scam, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said the state government has accepted all the demands for an independent probe and there was no need for Chouhan to resign.

OROP protest continues as government gives fresh assurance

On a day when Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said the government was committed to `One Rank One Pension`, protesting ex-servicemen wondered if they should be hopeful once more.

Make contents of Indo-US defence pact public: Yechury

CPI(M) on Sunday demanded that the contents of the ten-year India-US defence framework agreement, signed last month, be made public.

Defence minister rejected as Taliban battle near Kabul

Afghanistan`s parliament rejected a second nominee for defence minister on Saturday, leaving a vacuum that has already lasted nine months, while government forces battled the Taliban just 30 miles west of the capital Kabul.

Security situation in Northeast high on Parrikar-Rajnath meeting agenda

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and is believed to have discussed with him the security situation in the Northeast where militants killed 18 soldiers on June 4.

Omar Abdullah links Manohar Parrikar's 'Ikhwanis' remark with Sopore attacks

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday sought to link the spate of terror attacks in Sopore area with Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's alleged remark about revival of 'Ikhwanis', an outfit of reformed militants in the state.

Myanmar operation has changed mindset, says Manohar Parrikar

Days after India's offensive against militants along its eastern border stunned the world, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said that the action against insurgency has led to a change in the mindset of the full security scenario in the country.

Israeli defence minister sees no peace with Palestinians in his lifetime

Israel`s defence minister said on Tuesday he did not believe a stable peace agreement could be reached with the Palestinians in his lifetime - one of the bleakest assessments from a top-level cabinet member since talks collapsed last year.

All-out offensive launched in Manipur to eliminate militants

An all-out offensive was launched to trace and eliminate the militants involved in massacre of 20 army men in Manipur on Thursday.

Manipur militant attack: Rahul Gandhi condoles families of martyrs

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday expressed his condolences towards the families of the martyrs of the Manipur attack.

Sonia Gandhi condemns attack on army convoy in Manipur

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday expressed shock at the attack on an army convoy in Manipur in which 20 soldiers were killed.

Manipur ambush: 18 jawans killed in worst attack in nearly two decades, Indo-Myanmar border shut
Manipur ambush: 18 jawans killed in worst attack in nearly two decades, Indo-Myanmar border shut

In a tragic incident, 18 jawans of the Indian Army were killed and 11 others injured in an ambush by militants in the Chandel district of Manipur on Thursday.

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar stands in a queue at Pune wedding!

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar won social media love when he attended a wedding in Pune and stood in a line with other guests.

One Rank, One Pension: Antony accuses PM Modi of 'criminal inaction'

Former Defence Minister AK Antony on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "criminal inaction" leading to delay in implementation of the "One Rank, One Pension" decision of the UPA government and claimed that it has made ex-servicemen "restless".

Sharif expresses concern over Indian minister's statement

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday expressed serious concern over recent statements made by the Indian political leadership, and said that all possible measures will be taken to counter "anti-Pakistan" acts.