10 Feb 2015
Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday condemned the incident of desecration of a Delhi church, which has raised concerns among members of minority community, saying he will personally meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and request him to bring the culprits to book.
04 Feb 2015
New Delhi: India and the US on Wednesday discussed issues relating to growing bilateral military cooperation, in what is seen as a follow-up action to US President Barack Obama's visit.
07 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Indiscriminate blacklisting of companies supplying defence products over "small issues" may create supply-chain problems for the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said but insisted that "serious crimes" should not go unpunished.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said 62 percent of military chopper accidents in the country since 1986 has taken place due to "human error", trashing claims by a group of army officers' wives seeking replacement of Cheetah and Chetak helicopters.
20 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Indian armed forces are faced with a shortage of over 52,000 personnel, including 11,000 officers, as measures like improved pay structure were being put in place to check attrition, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday.
06 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar would inaugurate a seminar on 'self-reliance in defence manufacturing' here on February 7.
15 Apr 2015
Paris/New Delhi: France is likely to divert its own military's production order for Rafale fighter jets to meet India's "urgent" requirement for 36 warplanes.
19 Feb 2015
Bengaluru: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday conceded that the current defence acquisition process is complex and said it should be more friendly.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said his Ministry would finalise modalities for the much delayed 'One Rank, One Pension' (OROP) scheme by next week and the file would be sent to Finance Ministry for further action.
11 Feb 2015
Panaji: The Congress in Goa on Wednesday hit out at Manohar Parrikar over his comments published in the media about the controversial 'ghar-wapsi' programme, where the former state chief minister was quoted as saying that the re-conversion programme "could never touch Goa".