26 Jul 2016
Srinagar: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Indian Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag, Chief of the Air Staff Arup Raha, and Admiral Sunil Lanba today paid rich tributes to the martyrs of the 1999 Kargil War at Amar Jawan Jyoti, Delhi.
04 Apr 2012
Chief Minister of Goa Manohar Parrikar seems to be in hurry with the sops extended to the people of Goa. His novel budgetary proposal to virtually abolish value added tax (VAT) on petrol and slash prices by as much as Rs.11 is seen as revolutionary step and is expected to have a viral effect across the country.
23 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Stating that the future wars might be fought in the cyberspace, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today warned the Army against 'information blackout' as he sought enhanced capabilities to ensure protection from disruptive cyber attacks or manipulations.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The foundation stone for a national memorial of A P J Abdul Kalam will be laid in Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday to mark the first death anniversary of the former President.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Australia's Supreme Court has placed a temporary ban on newspaper The Australian on publishing any more of the leaked documents from French company DCNS, reports said on Monday.
29 Dec 2015
Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar feels that the local green NGOs agitate on selective issues, mainly targeting the developmental projects in the state.
14 Dec 2015
Panaji: If someone really wants to stay safe, they should not take VIP security cover, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday. At a function in Panaji organised by the Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party to celebrate the former Chief Minister's 60th birthday, Parrikar said he often pleads with policemen guarding him to keep distance from him.
12 Dec 2015
Panaji: The BJP leaders in Goa on today dodged questions on the funding of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's birthday bash but insisted that the celebration will be low key.
14 Dec 2015
Panaji: A public reception sans fanfare marked the 60th birthday of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar here yesterday amid presence of senior ministers, even as the Congress accused top BJP brass of being 'insensitive' towards the victims of Chennai floods.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India will participate in operations against the Islamic State only if this is under the UN flag, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today.