Defence Minister

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh paid tribute to the soldiers of Kargil at War Memorial, Delhi

CDS Vipin Rawat and other military chiefs were also present with him at this time.

Jul 26, 2020, 09:46 AM IST

Deshhit Headlines: Today's Big News

This segment of Zee News brings Top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the top news stories.

Jul 16, 2020, 20:58 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh, Srinagar later this week

PM Modi के बाद अब देश के रक्षा मंत्री करेंगे लद्दाख का दौरा. देखें वीडियो.

Jul 16, 2020, 09:44 AM IST

Video: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds meeting with CDS General Rawat, three Services Chiefs on India, China face-off

The Defence Minister was briefed by Army Chief General MM Naravane about the situation at the Line of Actual Control (LAC), two days ago after visiting Leh to take stock of the matter.

May 26, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

India-China Face-off: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets CDS and three service chiefs

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a meeting with the chief of the three forces, amid tensions in Ladakh between the Indian and Chinese armies. According to the sources, the issue of China was discussed in the meeting. CDS General Bipin Rawat was also present in the meeting. To know more, watch the video.

May 26, 2020, 18:10 PM IST

Rajnath Singh approves Rs 400 cr scheme to boost defence manufacturing

In order to give a boost to domestic defence and aerospace manufacturing, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday (May 15) approved the launch of Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme (DTIS) at a cost of Rs 400 crore.

May 15, 2020, 21:25 PM IST

Rajnath Singh chairs Group of Ministers meet on coronavirus situation; Piyush Goyal, Smriti Irani, others attend

This is the fifth meeting of the GoM on COVID-19 since March 25.

Apr 18, 2020, 15:09 PM IST

Ensure no territory under your control is used for activities against other countries, India-US warn Pakistan at 2+2 dialogue

India and the United States (US) on Thursday gave a stern warning to Pakistan against the rampant terrorist activities propagating from its soil and asked it to take immediate action to ensure that no territory under its control is used for terrorism against other countries in any manner.

Dec 19, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

Ready to make strictest law: Rajnath Singh condemns rape, murder of Hyderabad veterinarian

Condemning the brutal gangrape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinarian in Hyderabad that has sent shockwaves across the nation, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said in Lok Sabha that there "cannot be a bigger inhuman act" than the heinous crime and the government was ready to bring the strictest law over brutality against women if there is consensus in the House.

Dec 02, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

India, Japan to hold first 2+2 ministerial dialogue on Saturday

India and Japan will hold the inaugural meeting of India-Japan Foreign and Defence Ministerial Dialogue (2+2) here on Saturday and the two sides are expected to discuss on boosting defence and security, amongst other issues of mutual interest.

Nov 30, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

PM Modi's chest probably measures 65 inches, not 56: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that his chest measures 65 inches and not 56 inches as people say.

Nov 24, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

By 2022, there will be no family without a roof over its head: Rajnath Singh

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the central government will ensure that every family in the country gets a house by 2022. By 2022, there will be no family without a roof above its head in the country and by 2024 the aim is to provide tap water in every home in the country. Our government has already made provisions to ensure free treatment up to Rs 5 lakhs to the last person in the country," Singh said at a BJP workers felicitation program here.

Nov 24, 2019, 00:07 AM IST

Rajnath Singh urges international community to eliminate terrorist safe havens at ASEAN meet

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday urged the international community to scourge terrorism at the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus in Bangkok. Calling upon his counterparts of other ASEAN countries, Singh, in his address said there was a dire need to eliminate terrorist safe havens, disrupt their networks & financing and thwart their cross-border movement to ensure sustainable regional security.

Nov 18, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 16th November 2019

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Nov 16, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 15th November 2019

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Nov 15, 2019, 22:20 PM IST

5W1H: 29th October 2019

In '5W1H', We take you to the crux of the news story. We tell you - What, Where, When, Why, Whom & How of the news story which helps you to understand it better.

Oct 29, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

5W1H: 22nd October 2019

In '5W1H', We take you to the crux of the news story. We tell you - What, Where, When, Why, Whom & How of the news story which helps you to understand it better.

Oct 22, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

Congress statements strengthen Pakistan: Rajnath Singh on Rafale Shastra pooja row

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday lashed out at the Congress over its criticism of performing Shastra pooja on the Rafale fighter jet in France on the occasion of Vijaydashmi on October 8.

Oct 13, 2019, 16:38 PM IST

Rajnath Singh in France: Defence Minister to receive first Rafale jet today

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday, i.e. October 8, 2019, receives the first of the 36 Rafale aircraft that are to be inducted into the Indian Air Force. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 08, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

Rafale to join IAF today, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived in France to receive it himself

On Indian Air Force Day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh himself arrived in France today to receive long-awaited first Rafale Jet out of 36.

Oct 08, 2019, 09:26 AM IST