30 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar yesterday called Russia an 'all weather friend' of India ahead of his visit to Moscow, where he is expected to discuss several key deals. In an interview to Russian media, Parrikar said India-Russia relationship should be enhanced.
26 Feb 2016
Panaji: Amid rising opposition to the next month's Defence Expo, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said the government was determined to hold the event at Betul village under any circumstances.
18 May 2016
New Delhi: The Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) today moved the Supreme Court seeking stay of BCCI election for office bearers scheduled for May 22 and to bar chargesheeted candidates from contesting.
09 Dec 2015
Panaji: Amplifying its protest against the 'lavish' bash planned here by the BJP to celebrate Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's birthday on Sunday, the Congress today sought 'intervention' of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to dissuade the state leadership from going ahead with the event.
17 May 2016
New Delhi: Left with no other option, two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar moved the Delhi High Court with a plea to direct the Wrestling Federation of India to conduct a selection trial to decide who will represent India in men's 74kg freestyle category at the Rio Games.
31 Dec 2015
Panaji: The NCP in Goa today alleged that Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has been interfering in the state's affairs, and that Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar is being bypassed on several issues.
16 Jan 2016
Jaipur: Against the backdrop of an IAF official falling prey to a honey trap, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said all precautions are being taken to prevent such incidents which have so far been confined to the lower level.
31 May 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar yesterday said Jat leaders have assured him of staging dharnas peacefully in the state on June 5.
14 Nov 2015
Chennai: Attempts by war veterans to burn their medals as a protest to the 'One Rank, One Pension' (OROP) scheme is an insult to the nation and the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday.
11 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today asserted that any individual or organisation causing pain to India should be paid back in the same coin but how, when and where "should be of our choice", remarks which come in the backdrop of the Pathankot terror attack.