11 Dec 2015
Washington: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today ducked a question on US Republican frontrunner Donald Trump's controversial remarks over total shutdown of Muslims entering America but said in India, "we don't look towards communities with suspicion".
19 Jan 2016
Panaji: An anonymous letter purportedly signed by ISIS has threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
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.
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.
01 Jun 2016
Panaji: Goa state RSS chief Subhash Velingkar said the Sangh will boycott all state government functions attended by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and BJP politicians in power to protest the government's alleged pro-English policy.
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.