Category Archives: Defence

MoD | Indian Naval Ships on visit to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Indian Naval Ships to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

PIB News Update:As part of Indian Navy’s Overseas Deployment to South East Asia and  Western Pacific, Indian Navy ships Sahyadri and Kiltan made a port call at Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia today, for three days visit from 12 – 15 Sep 19. The ships are part of the Indian Navy’s Eastern Naval Command under the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern… Read More

MoD | Indo-Thailand Joint Military Exercise Maitree – 2019

Indo-Thailand Joint Military Exercise Maitree - 2019

PIB News Update:Joint Military Exercise MAITREE-2019 between India and Thailand will be conducted at Foreign Training Node, Umroi (Meghalaya) from 16-29 Sep 2019. Indian and Royal Thailand Army (RTA) comprising 50 soldiers each will participate in the exercise with an aim to share experience gained during various counter terrorism operations in their… Read More

MHA | G Kishan Reddy felicitates Mount Satopanth conquerors from CISF

MoS for Home Affairs felicitates Mount Satopanth conquerors of CISF

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri G. Kishan Reddy felicitated the 16 members expedition team of CISF who successfully summitted Mount Satopanth peak here .

In his address, Shri G. Kishan Reddy congratulated the team members and said that self-confidence and indomitable courage is extremely necessary for such expeditions. He… Read More

DRDO | Successful flight-tests indigenously developed low weight, fire & forget Man Portable Antitank Guided Missile

DRDO successfully flight-tests indigenously developed low weight, fire & forget Man Portable Antitank Guided Missile

PIB News Update | In a major boost for Indian Army, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today successfully flight tested indigenously developed low weight, fire and forget Man Portable Antitank Guided Missile (MPATGM) in the ranges of Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. The missile was launched from a man portable Tripod launcher and the target was… Read More

MoD | Army to begin recruitment rally on 29th Nov, 2019, Secunderabad

army to begin recruitment rally on 29 nov 2019 in Secunderabad (Telangana)

PIB News Update: The Army recruitment rally under Unit Headquarters Quota will be held at AOC Centre, Secunderabad from 02 Dec 2019 to 19 Jan 2020 for enrolment of Soldier Clerk /SKT, Soldier General Duty, Soldier Tradesmen, Outstanding Sportsmen (Open Category) & Musician (Open Category).

Outstanding Sportsmen (Open Category) are required to report… Read More

Cyient & QinetiQ MoU, to offer Avionics Products for Unmanned Target Systems in India

Anand-Cyient Hyderabad

Cyient, a global engineering and technology solutions company, announced that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK-based defense technology firm, QinetiQ’s Target Systems (QTS), to offer avionics products for its unmanned target systems. Cyient will provide advanced manufacturing and electronics engineering solutions for QTS… Read More

MoD | Resurrection Ceremony for 17 Squadron ‘GOLDEN ARROWS’

Resurrection Ceremony for 17 Squadron 'GOLDEN ARROWS'

PIB News Update: A Resurrection ceremony for 17 Squadron, AF was held at Air Force Station Ambala. Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of the Air Staff presented a memento to Group Captain Harkirat Singh SC to commemorate the occasion. The ceremony was attended by various dignitaries from … Read More

Raksha Mantri and UP CM review preparations for DefExpo 2020

DefExpo India- 2020

PIB News Update: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh chaired the first meeting of the Apex Committee for DefExpo 2020 here today, in the presence of Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Shri Yogi Adityanath. The huge exhibition that will showcase India’s Defence manufacturing capabilities as well as world’s top defence manufacturing companies would be held for … Read More

1st conference of Military Medicine for SCO Member States, in New Delhi on 12 – 13 Sept, 2019

The first conference of Military Medicine for Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO) Member States will be held here on 12 – 13 September, 2019. The conference will be the first Military co-operation event hosted by India,under the SCO Defence Co-operation Plan 2019-2020, after it became a SCO Member State in 2017.

The conference will be conducted by … Read More

MoD | Dept of Ex-Servicemen Welfare launches various initiatives for Ex-Servicemen Welfare

Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare,

PIB News Update | Taking forward a number of initiatives, the Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare (ESW), Ministry of Defence (MoD) has conducted workshops today on Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and has launched Interactive Voice Response System for Ex-Servicemen and Central Sainik Rest House.

Details are as follows:

Workshop on Jal Shakti… Read More

MoD | 28TH Indo–Thai CORPAT

28TH Indo–Thai CORPAT

PIB News Update |28th edition of India-Thailand Coordinated Patrol (Indo-Thai CORPAT) between the Indian Navy (IN) and the Royal Thai Navy (RTN) is being conducted from 05 – 15 September 2019. Indian Naval (IN) Ship Kesari and His Majesty’s Thailand Ship (HTMS) Kraburi along with Maritime Patrol Aircraft from both the navies are participating in the CORPAT.… Read More