17 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The serviceability rate of multi-role fighter aircraft Sukhoi is likely to improve to 75 percent by this year end from the current level of 56-57 percent, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday.
22 Apr 2015
Panaji: A local court on Wednesday issued a warrant to search Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's official residence in Delhi to trace former Goa Minister Francisco 'Miccky' Pacheco who is reported to be absconding for a fortnight since his conviction in a 2006 assault case.
04 Feb 2015
New Delhi: India and the US on Wednesday discussed issues relating to growing bilateral military cooperation, in what is seen as a follow-up action to US President Barack Obama's visit.
10 Feb 2015
Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday condemned the incident of desecration of a Delhi church, which has raised concerns among members of minority community, saying he will personally meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and request him to bring the culprits to book.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said integration of the three Services is a must and that he is working out a mechanism for the creation of a post of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) with a fixed tenure.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: India's multi-billion dollar Rafale fighter jet contract with France has not been finalised yet and is still in the negotiation stage, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar informed Lok Sabha on Friday.
07 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Indiscriminate blacklisting of companies supplying defence products over "small issues" may create supply-chain problems for the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said but insisted that "serious crimes" should not go unpunished.
16 Mar 2015
Panaji: The Congress on Monday lashed out at alleged comments made by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at a poll campaign meeting in south Goa, where the latter has been quoted in the media as saying that prior to NDA rule, up to 25 percent of the Defence Ministry's budget of Rs 3 lakh crore was being pocketed.
06 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar would inaugurate a seminar on 'self-reliance in defence manufacturing' here on February 7.
28 May 2015
New Delhi/Pune: Aggrieved over the delay in the roll-out of 'One-Rank-One-Pension' (OROP) scheme for the armed forces, ex-servicemen plan to hold a nation-wide agitation even as 1971 war veteran Wing Commander(retd) Suresh Karnik boycotted a function attended by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.