Category Archives: Defence

NSCN (Khaplang) declared as unlawful organisation for a period of five years

The Government decided to declare NSCN(K) as an unlawful organisation for a period of 5 years, under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention), Act 1967. The decision was taken considering the continued hostility and violence on the part of the NSCN(K) against the Indian security personnel, from their bases in Myanmar.The Government of India has signed ceasefire… Read More

Military Communications Market to be Worth USD 40.82 Billion by 2020

According to a new market research report, “Military Communications Market by Communication (Airborne, Air-Ground, Underwater Communication), Component (Military Satcom, Radio System, Security System), Application (Command & Control, Situational Awareness) & by Region – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets,… Read More

Chief of the Air Staff Addresses Veterans During Annual Day Meet of Air Force Association

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) addressed the Air Force Association at their annual day at Air Force Auditorium, Subroto Park, New Delhi. The Air Chief conveyed to the audience the IAF’s extraordinary contribution in evacuation of Indian Nationals from war-torn Yemen and in ‘Op Maitri’ proved beyond doubt the high professional standards… Read More

Dr G. Satheesh Reddy conferred with Royal Aeronautical Society- “Silver Medal”

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The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), London conferred Dr. G Satheesh Reddy, Scientific Adviser to Raksha Mantri and eminent Missile Scientist of DRDO with the prestigious Silver Medal. He was given this medal in recognition of his contributions as one of the leading navigation and avionics experts, under whose leadership India has developed state-of-the-art… Read More

Press Statement on Bi-Annual talks-2015 between DG, BSF and Pakistan Rangers

In May 1989, during the Home Secretary Level Talks held at Islamabad, Pakistan , in it was decided that officials of the Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistan Rangers would hold Bi-Annual talks and review the implementation of the agreed norms of cooperation between the two Border Guarding Forces. It was envisaged that the top leadership of both the Border… Read More

Pak Rangers DG calls on Union Home Minister

A delegation led by the Director General, Pakistan Rangers, Maj. Gen. Umar Farooq Burki called on the Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Rajnath Singh has said that India always wanted good cordial relations with Pakistan and the Government follows Shri Vajpayee’s policy of peace with neighbours as ‘friends can be changed… Read More

BRO Must Incorporate Latest Technologies for Construction : Defence Minister

The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar has emphasized the need to incorporate the latest technologies in solving the challenges and enhancing the pace of construction of roads, bridges and tunnels in the inaccessible and far-flung border areas, which is a major problem faced by Border Roads Organisation (BRO). He was addressing the inaugural function… Read More

Air Marshal Jagjeet Singh appointed as ADC to the President of India

Air Marshal Jagjeet Singh VSM, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief who is presently posted as Maintenance Command in Headquarters has been appointed as ADC to the President of India. He joined the Indian Air Force in 1977 and was commissioned in the Aeronautical Engineering Branch. wishes the very best.… Read More

ISRO awarded the Gandhi Peace Prize 2014 by President of India

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2014 to Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) today (September 9, 2015) at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan.  The President congratulated each and every member of the Indian Space community on ISRO being awarded the coveted Gandhi Peace Prize. He said Science… Read More

Defence Minister Commissions INS Vajrakosh at Karwar, Karnataka

The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar, commissioned INS ‘Vajrakosh’, the latest establishment of the Indian Navy today at Karwar, Karnataka. Karwar is poised to emerge as the Indian Navy’s premier base on the Western seaboard and some of the vital naval assets are planned to be based there and Naval units operating out of Karwar are required to be equipped… Read More

Government Announces One Rank One Pension Scheme for Ex-Servicemen

The Government has announced the One Rank One Pension scheme for the Ex-Servicemen. This was announced by the Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar here. The following is the statement of the Defence Minister: “Government of India respects its Defence Forces and Ex-Servicemen for their valour, patriotism and sacrifices. The Government is proud of their… Read More