08 Apr 2015
Kanpur: Objecting to the large security cover provided to him, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said only one security vehicle was enough for him as more number of cars cause inconvenience to commuters.
04 May 2015
Panaji: Ahead of French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian's visit, India on Monday said that negotiations for procurement of Rafale fighter jets for IAF will begin this month and the multi-billion dollar deal will be finalised "as early as possible".
03 Mar 2015
New Delhi:Human error is responsible for the majority of 73 helicopter accidents that have taken place in the last 24 years, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
11 Jun 2015
New Delhi: A high security alert has been sounded across Northeast after reports that NSCN-K militants have entered India for revenge attacks following Army's strike in insurgent camps.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is likely to arrive here next week to hold talks with his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar to carry forward the over USD 6 billion deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets.
24 May 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan has criticized Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement that India will use terrorism to counter terrorism from other countries.
11 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Advocate Prashant Bhushan today approached the Delhi High Court against the detention here of 90 people, including former AAP leader Yogendra Yadav.
23 Feb 2015
New Delhi: French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will hold talks with his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to salvage the faltering multi-billion dollar Rafale deal as it enters into the "critical phase".
18 Feb 2015
Bengaluru: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said he has asked the Contract Negotiation Committee (CNC) to submit by last week of February or early March a detailed report on the multi-billion-dollar deal to buy Rafale fighter jets from Dassault Aviation of France.
13 Nov 2014
Panaji: Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who was elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh on Thursday after assuming the new assignment in Union government, is set to resign as MLA from his home state Goa in next two days.