Category Archives: Defence

MoD | Work in Full Swing on Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra Stretch in Uttarakhand

Work in Full Swing on Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra

Border Roads Organisation (BRO) is engaged in construction of Tawaghat-Ghatiabagarh-Lipulekh axis in Uttarakhand that forms important part of Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra route. The road upto Lakhanpur from Tawaghat measuring 23 kilometres has already been connected. Similarly, the road beyond Budhi village upto Lipulekh pass is 51 kilometres long has… Read More

INS Kohassa | HQ Andaman Nicobar Command ANC to enhance its operational capability

INS Kohassa

Naval Air Station (NAS) Shibpur will be commissioned as INS Kohassa on   24 Jan 19 by Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chief of Naval Staff.  INS Kohassa has been named after a White- Bellied Sea Eagle, which is a large bird of prey endemic to Andaman and Nicobar Islands (ANI).

NAS Shibpur was established in 2001 as a Forward Operating Air Base (FOAB) for… Read More

Results of Combined Medical Services Examination, 2018 | UPSC

UPSC

Based on  the result of the Computer Based Examination (Part – I) of the Combined Medical Services Examination, 2018 held by the UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION  on  22nd July, 2018  followed by Personality Test (Part – II) held  from  November, 2018 to  January, 2019,  the  following  is  the  list, in order of merit, of the candidates… Read More

Thoise Air Force Station | Chadar Trek Expedition

Chadar trek

To commemorate the momentous occasion of 70th Republic Day, AF Station Thoise conducted a trekking expedition in the daunting terrain of Ladakh region. This arduous expedition on the frozen Zanskarriver was undertaken by the air warriors of Air Force Station, Thoise. The team leader and overall coordinator of this adventurous expedition was Wg Cdr Vikrant… Read More

ARTECH 2019 | Indian Army Tech Seminar

In its quest for modernization through optimum use of emerging technologies, Indian Army organised the Army Technology Seminar-2019  (ARTECH 2019) on the theme “Disruptive Impact of Emerging Technologies on Land Warfare” at Manekshaw Centre, Delhi Cantt on 11 Jan 2019.  The seminar was aimed to bring together stakeholders in the military, academia… Read More

Armed Forces Veterans Day today

Armed Forces Veterans Day

Armed Forces Veterans Day : The Armed Force are celebrating the Veterans Day on 14th January to honour the veterans of the Army, Navy and Air Force.  To mark the occasion, veteran rallies will be held country wide at Armed Forces stations.  The main celebration in Delhi will take place at the Manekshaw Centre, Delhi Cantt.  Raksha Mantri and Raksha Rajya Mantri… Read More

Indian Army and PNB sign MoU on Defence Salary Package

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Indian Army and PNB on the Defence Salary Package. The signing ceremony was chaired by the Adjutant General, Lt Gen Ashwani Kumar and was attended by top dignitaries of PNB headed by   Mr Naveen Kumar.

A number of additional facilities have been incorporated in the MoU after concerted efforts.  … Read More

ISRO Chairman address to Media

Dr Sivan K

The Chairman, ISRO Shri K. Sivan addressed and interacted with over hundred media persons from Bengaluru and other parts of India in a Press Meet organized today at ISRO Headquarters, Bengaluru. He highlighted ISRO’s achievements in 2018 related to launch vehicles, satellites and their applications towards nation building.

Dr Sivan also briefed about… Read More

Governor of AP visites Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat camp of NCC

His Excellency Brig (Dr) BD Mishra (Retd), Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, visited the Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat (EBSB) Camp of NCC at Tezpur University on 10 Jan 19. He addressed the NCC Cadets of the North Eastern Region and Uttar Pradesh and asked them to become model citizens of the country and be at the for front of National Building.
The Ek Bharat Shrestha … Read More

DRDO gets Exhibitor of the Year Award | 106th Indian Science Congress

DRDO

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) pavilion received ‘Exhibitor of the Year Award’ at 106thIndian Science Congress held at Lovely Professional University (LPU), Phagwara, Punjab. The pavilion narrated the saga of self-reliance & national pride with the ‘Make in India’ spirit was a big attraction among people, especially… Read More

Revised List of Defence Items requiring Industry License | Ministry of Commerce

Revised List of Defence Items requiring Industry License
 Items Requiring License for Manufacturing and/or Proof Testing of Arms and Ammunition
  1. (A) LIST OF DEFENCE ITEMS REQUIRING INDUSTRIAL LICENCE UNDER INDUSTRIES (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT, 1951

The list of Defence items as at Annexure-I, finalized by Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence, will require licence for manufacturing

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