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.
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: 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.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today the US has expressed concern over terrorism emanating from Pakistan.
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.
03 Jul 2016
Edinburgh: The ICC has approved change in rules in the LBW decisions of the umpires concerning the controversial Decision Review System, which is expected to benefit the bowlers, while deferring plans for a radical shake-up of international cricket, including on the proposed creation of two divisions in Test and a new one-day league.
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.
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.
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.
10 May 2016
New Delhi: Shashank Manohar today stepped down as BCCI president barely seven months after being appointed for a second term in place of the late Jagmohan Dalmiya and is all set to take over as first independent chairman of ICC.