Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman lashes out at Pakistan, vows revenge for Pulwama attack

Sitharaman reiterated that Prime Minister has already allowed the Indian Army to respond at any given time and as they see fit.

Feb 19, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Vayushakti 2019: IAF's MiG-21 fighter aircraft to demonstrate its ground attack capabilities

The aircraft has a maximum speed of 2,230 km/hr (Mach 2.1) and carries one 23mm twin-barrel cannon with four R-60 close combat missiles.

Feb 16, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Pulwama attack: Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to pay last respect to martyred jawans

The Defence Minister will visit Tamil Nadu and Karnataka to pay last respects to the martyred CRPF jawans of the two states, who lost their lives in the attack.

Feb 15, 2019, 23:21 PM IST

Doubts are being created deliberately on Rafale issue: Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman slammed Congress President Rahul Gandhi for constantly raising questions over the Rafale deal, equating him to a 'parrot'.

Feb 08, 2019, 23:51 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, February 08, 2019

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Feb 08, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

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Feb 08, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rejects allegations by Congress in Rafale Case

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rejected the report, which claimed that the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) allegedly ran a parallel negotiation on the Rafale fighter jet deal with France alongside the Defence Ministry.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

MoD's dissent note on Rafale had nothing to do with its pricing: Ex-Defence Secretary

A senior official of the Defence Ministry (MoD), who had earlier written a dissent note over Prime Minister's alleged interference in the Rafale fighter jet deal negotiations with France, sought to downplay the issue on Friday, saying, it had nothing to do with its pricing. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 08, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Rafale row: Nirmala Sitharaman calls out newspaper for 'one-sided report'

Nirmala Sitharaman calls out newspaper for 'one-sided report', informs LS about Parrikar's reply to MoD note. She called the report ‘motivated’ and said it failed to accurately describe the situation by withholding Parrikar's reply. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 08, 2019, 14:10 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rejects report of PMO interference in Rafale deal, calls it 'motivated'

Speaking in Lok Sabha over the issue, Nirmala Sitharaman called the report motivated.

Feb 08, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets families of the two pilots killed in IAF plane crash

Squadron Leader Samir Abrol and Squadron Leader Siddhartha Negi had lost their lives after Mirage-2000 trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed at the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited Airport in Bengaluru. 

Feb 05, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

BJP delegation meets EC, demands deployment of central forces for free and fair polls in West Bengal

A full-blown face-off between West Bengal government and the Centre erupted as a CBI team moved to arrest Rajiv Kumar on Sunday.

Feb 04, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Nirmala Sitharaman asks ‘How’s the josh’ as she watches Uri with war veterans

The Defence Minister also tweeted a video of her entering the cinema hall as the crowd present there chanted Bharat Mata Ki Jai.

Jan 27, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

Unfortunate that some states opted out of Ayushman Bharat: Sitharaman

Sithraman said that once fully implemented, Ayushman Bharat will become world's largest fully government-financed health protection scheme.

Jan 26, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

PM Modi, President Kovind meet family of Ashoka Chakra awardee Lance Naik Wani

Wani was a terrorist-turned-soldier who laid down his life fighting a group of terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district in November 2018.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives Rajpath

Watch Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives Rajpath to receive Narendra Modi.

Jan 26, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Know about India's new K9 Vajra, M777 howitzers

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduced K9 Vajra and M777 howitzer guns to the nation at a ceremony at Deolali artillery centre in Maharshtra on November 8th. Know about the features of India's new K9 Vajra, M777 howitzers

Jan 26, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Defence minister pitches for pushing targeted strength of NCC; says more youth keen to join the corps

Interacting with reporters at the Republic Day NCC Camp in Delhi Cantonment, she also said, girls were "more keen" to join the Corps than boys.

Jan 25, 2019, 23:59 PM IST

5 Defence Ministry officials sent on compulsory retirement over ‘poor performance’

According to the news agency ANI, the ministry has decided to send the officials on compulsory retirement due to poor performance in their jobs.

Jan 24, 2019, 15:25 PM IST

Big Stories: Watch 4 big news stories of the hour

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

Jan 20, 2019, 10:32 AM IST