Category Archives: Defence

BRO Annual Chief Engineers Conference


Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash Bhamre addressed the Annual Chief Engineers Conference 2017 of Border Roads Organisation (BRO) at GREF Centre, Pune.The Minister conveyed his wishes to the Director General Border Roads (DGBR) and all officers and personnel for achieving targets set forth for construction of strategic roads in Border Areas as also achieving… Read More

Raksha Mantri promotes Make in India at NSTL, Visakhapatnam

Raksha Mantri

Union Minster for Defence Smt Nirmala Sitharaman visited Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL), a premier naval systems lab of DRDO at Visakhapatnam on 16 December 2017. Smt Sitharaman was the Chief Guest at the programme organized for “Transfer of DRDO Developed Technologies to Industry”. Dr S Christopher, Secretary Dept of Defence… Read More

Procurement Policies of Defence Equipment

Defence Equipment

Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash  Bhamre has informed that India has adequate number of armed forces personnel to safeguard its borders.Procurement of defence equipment is undertaken from various domestic as well as foreign vendors, based on threat perception, operational challenges and technological changes and to keep the Armed Forces in a state of readiness… Read More

Recruitment of Female Cadets in the Army, Navy and Air Force

Recruitment of Female

Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash  Bhamre has informed that the Army, Navy and Air Force women are recruited in the officer cadre only. The number of women officers in the Indian Army (excluding Medical, Dental & Nursing Branch),the Indian Air Force (excluding Medical and Dental Branch) and  the Indian Navy recruited during the last three years, Service-wise,… Read More

BRO Organisation Annual Chief Engineers Conference 2017


Border Roads Organisation (BRO) organizes its Annual Chief Engineers’and Equipment Management Conference-2017 at GREF centre, Pune from 18 to 20 Dec 2017.

The Director General Border Roads and its 18 Chief Engineers of various Projects will attend this three-day long conference. The conference provides an excellent forum for discussing critical issues,… Read More

Work to integrate Brahmos missile on 40 Sukhoi aircraft begins


The work has begun to integrate the Brahmos supersonic cruise missile on 40 Sukhoi combat aircraft.
Official sources said, the fleet of 40 Sukhoi jets will undergo structural modifications at the state-run aerospace major Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for integration of the missile on them.

The project is likely to be completed by 2020 and is expected to … Read More

Saurabh Tripathi appointed IG- SSB | Ministry of Home Affairs

Saurabh Tripathi IPS

Shri Saurabh Tripathi IPS (Tripura 1997) presently DIG, SSB, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, has been appointed as IG, SSB, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. wishes Shri Saurabh Tripathi the very best.… Read More

INS Kalvari Commissioned into the Indian Navy

INS Kalvari

The Honourable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi commissioned INS Kalvari (S-21), the first of the six Scorpene class submarines built under Project 75 (Kalvari Class) into the Indian Navy at an impressive ceremony held at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai today (14 Dec 17). The event marked the formal induction into the Navy of the first of the six submarines… Read More

Subhash Bhamre dedicates to nation two Bridges in Arunachal Pradesh

Subhash Bhamre

Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash Bhamre dedicated to the nation two crucial bridges in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh today. The minister, who arrived at Mohanbari Airforce Station in Dibrugarh, Assam early this morning from New Delhi on a two day visit to the region, was received by Maj Gen Gajendra Singh, GOC Dao Division and Gp Capt V Ahluwalia, Station Commander,… Read More

Online Examination Web Portal of Indian Air Force Inaugurated

Subhash Ramrao Bhamre

Today morning Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Subhash Bhamre inaugurated the online examination web portal of Indian Air Force at Air HQ (VB). Speaking on the occasion he congratulated the IAF for contributing towards the vision of ‘Digital India’ of the Prime Minister. He also congratulated IAF for developing the online examination system in collaboration… Read More

Army Industry meet to speed up indigenization of weaponry & technology

Army Industry meet

The Government was working towards development of domestic and indigenous defence capabilities to make India self-reliant in weaponry and technology for securing the nation, said Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Minister of State for Defence, Ministry of Defence, Government of India, at a seminar on ‘Solutions to Problem Statements: Make in India to Made in India’… Read More