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India must shed 'world's largest arms importer' tag, says defence official

India has overtaken China as the world's largest arms importer.

Sep 14, 2018, 20:28 PM IST

Still wedded to Socialism, Congress has learnt nothing and forgotten nothing

The recent Congress plenary session has showed that the Congress still wants to undo the liberalisation that its own government started in 1991.

Mar 20, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

Over 10,000 acres of defence land under encroachment: Govt

Around 10,220 acres of defence land is under encroachment across the country the Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Jul 25, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

CII lauds opening up of FDI, says it will encourage global brands

Welcoming the landmark decision to open up the FDI regime during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Monday said the relaxation of local sourcing norms under single brand retail trading for advanced technology products would encourage global brands to build up their participation in the country.

Jun 20, 2016, 18:25 PM IST

Major changes in Defence procurement rules, priority to indigenously manufactured equipment

Priority will be given to indigenously designed, developed and manufactured defence equipment from henceforth, as per a media report.

Jan 11, 2016, 21:53 PM IST

India 'throws up' investment opportunities for Qatar investors

India today invited investors from energy-rich Qatar to invest in sectors like railways, defence production, infrastructure, retail and development of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminals.

Mar 25, 2015, 20:38 PM IST

More role for private sector in defence soon: Official

Promising a "paradigm shift" in defence procurement policy soon, a top official on

Feb 06, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

India, South Korea shore up strategic ties

In boost to their strategic ties, India and South Korea on Monday decided to enhance cooperation in sectors like shipbuilding, electronics, defence production, infrastructure and energy besides outlining mutual interest in areas of nuclear energy and cyber security.

Dec 29, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

India-US discuss joint military hardware production

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, a high-level Defence Ministry team is there to discuss the opportunities of jointly developing and manufacturing military hardware.

Sep 24, 2014, 21:20 PM IST

Modi pitches for self-reliance in defence production, says strong army necessary for peace

Making a strong pitch for self- reliance in defence production, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said this is needed to make the country completely secure from any threat and said he also has accorded highest priority to the modernisation of defence forces as strong security was necessary for an atmosphere of peace, amity and harmony in the country.

Jul 05, 2014, 00:43 AM IST

Defence production needs to open up in India: Study

Despite having one of the
largest defence industries in the developing world, India has
not managed to attain self-reliance in defence production and
its export performance has been way off the mark, says a

Aug 25, 2009, 19:12 PM IST