Category Archives: Defence

MoD | Closing Ceremony- Indo-French Jt Training Exercise Shakti– 2019

Indo-French Joint Training Exercise Shakti– 2019

PIB News Update: The closing ceremony of the joint military exercise between Indian and French Army, Exercise ‘SHAKTI-2019’ was held at Mahajan Field Firing Range on 13 November 2019.  The aim of the exercise was to achieve interoperability, to acquaint each other with operational procedures, combat drills and understand the functioning in such… Read More

MoD | Curtain Raiser – HADR Exercise Tiger Triumph to commence at Visakhapatnam

HADR Exercise Tiger Triumph to commence at Visakhapatnam

PIB News Update: In consonance with the growing partnership between India and the US, the maiden India US joint Tri services Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise named ‘TIGER TRIUMPH’ is scheduled on the Eastern seaboard from 13 to 21 Nov 19. Indian Naval ships JalashwaAiravat and Sandhayak, Indian Army troops from 19 Madras … Read More

MoD | Defence Innovations Conference showcasing accomplishments of iDEX

Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX)

PIB News Update:  The  Ministry of Defence (MoD) is organising ‘Def-Connect’ here tomorrow to showcase the accomplishments of the Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) initiative and construct a strong outreach towards the potential future entrepreneurs of the defence sector. Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh will be the Chief Guest of the event.… Read More

MoD | Naval Ships & Aircraft standby for Rescue and Relief Ops – Cyclone ‘Bulbul’

Naval Ships and Aircraft Standby for Rescue and Relief Ops - Cyclone ‘Bulbul’

PIB News Update: As the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm, ‘Bulbul’  which is about 100 km East Southeast of Paradip and 275 km South-Southwest of Kolkata as on 05:30 AM on 09 Nov 19, Eastern Naval Command(ENC) is closely monitoring the movement of the Cyclonic Storm which is presently moving northwards. Presently, the maximum sustained winds around the system are… Read More

MoD | Multi Player Version of Upgraded 3d Air Combat Mobile Game ‘Indian Air Force: a Cut Above’ launched

3d air Combat Mobile Game

PIB News Update: TheVice Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal HS AroraAVSM, ADCtoday launched the multiplayer version of its upgraded3D Air Combat Mobile Game “Indian Air Force: A Cut Above”  at the Air Force Bal Bharti School. The game was initially launched by the Indian Air Force to connect with the youthof the country and inspire them to join the Indian Air… Read More

MoD | MPC for MILAN 2020 concludes in Visakhapatnam

MPC for MILAN 2020 Concludes at Visakhapatnam

PIB News Update:  The Mid Planning Conference (MPC) for MILAN exercise concluded at HQENC Visakhapatnam 08 Nov 19. The three-day conference was attended by 29 delegates from 17 friendly Foreign Navies. Delivering the Opening Address, Commodore Sanjiv Issar, Commodore Milan briefed on the broad programme of MILAN 2020 scheduled to be conducted at Visakhapatnam… Read More

MoD | Indian Navy – Indonesian Navy Bilateral Maritime Exercise ‘Samudra Shakti

 INS Kamorta

PIB News Update: INS Kamorta, an Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette is jointly exercising with Indonesian Warship KRI Usman Harun, a multi-role Corvette in the Bay of Bengal as part of the ongoing  Indian Navy – Indonesian Navy Bilateral Exercise ‘Samudra Shakti’ from 06 Nov to 07 Nov 19. The joint exercises include manoeuvres, Surface Warfare exercises,… Read More

MoD | CoAS Gen Bipin Rawat interacts with religious teachers from Reasi & Rajouri

COAS Gen Bipin Rawat interacts with religious teacher

PIB News Update: Chief of the Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat interacted with group of multi-religion religious teachers from former militancy hit areas of Reasi and Rajouri on 05 November 2019, who are on a tour to North India as part of Operation Sadbhavana. The religious teachers represent the major religions in the valley and included 15 Maulvis, four … Read More

MoD | Indian Navy prepared for Relief Ops in the wake of Cyclone ‘Maha’

Indian Navy prepared for Relief Ops in the wake of Cyclone 'Maha'

PIB News Update: With cyclone ‘Maha’ over East Central Arabian Sea intensifying into an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm, the Western Naval Command of the Indian Navy is prepared to undertake Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR) operations along Gujarat and North Maharashtra Coast, if required.

Four warships of the Western Naval Command… Read More

MoD | Shripad Naik inaugurates DRDO Igniter Complex at HEMRL, Pune

Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik inaugurates DRDO’s Igniter Complex at HEMRL, Pune

PIB News Update: Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik inaugurated the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) Igniter Complex at High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL) in Pune today. HEMRL is a premier laboratory of DRDO and primarily engages in developing Rocket and Gun Propellants, Pyrotechnic Devices, High Explosive… Read More

MoD | Raksha Rajya Mantri visits Southern Command HQ, Pune

Raksha Rajya Mantri Visits Headquarters Southern Command,

PIB News Update: Hon’ble Raksha Rajya Mantri (RRM), Shri Shripad Yesso Naik visited Headquarters Southern Command, Pune on 05 November 2019 and was briefed on the operational preparedness of one of the largest Command of Indian Army, spread over 11 States and four Union Territories including an island territory.  Southern Command has the responsibility… Read More