India and Saudi Arabia Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding on defence cooperation for greater exchange of information and training.
Stung by scams, Defence Ministry finalised new procurement policy under which Indian public and private sector will be given first priority for military procurements.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday named former Air Force Chief SP Tyagi in a preliminary enquiry (PE) on allegations of kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.
A PIL was on Wednesday filed in the Supreme Court seeking apex-court monitored probe by a special investigation team (SIT) or CVC into the alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3600 crore VVIP chopper deal.
A day after furnishing a bail bond before a trial court in Delhi, former BJP president Bangaru Laxman on Saturday returned to Hyderabad.
Former Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley was allowed by a Delhi court to permanently retain her passport to undertake her frequent travels abroad.
Former Samata Party President Jaya Jaitly is facing trial for allegedly taking Rs two lakh as bribe in December 2000 to recommend a fictitious defence deal to the Defence Ministry.
Army Chief Gen VK Singh on Tuesday said the force was operationally prepared to meet any contingency, days after he highlighted major "shortcomings" in the country`s defence preparedness.
Pakistan has apparently been
secretly lobbying for a defence pact with China though the initiative has been met with caution in Beijing.
Buoyed by its armament majors securing multi-billion contracts, US has asked India to raise its cap on FDI in defence sector to 49 percent from existing 26 percent.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sought to reassure skeptical Latin American countries about US intentions in negotiating access to military bases in Colombia.
US aerospace giant Boeing is proposing to transfer 1.5 billion dollars in fighter jet technology to Brazil in a bid to score a contract for 36 combat aircraft, a top company executive said Monday.
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