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.
19 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The government at the highest level mulled its options in the wake of the Uri terror attack, with informed sources indicating that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought a concerted global effort to diplomatically isolate Pakistan as an immediate step.
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.
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.
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.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today indicated that the post of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) could be a reality soon, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked defence reforms as a priority and stressed that 'jointness at the top' was a need long overdue.