LS adjourns till 2 pm as protests over Delhi violence continue

Lok Sabha witnessed repeated disruptions today amid Opposition protests over Delhi violence even as the government maintained that the matter will be discussed next week in the House. Continue Reading

Balakot airstrikes sent out clear message on terrorism: Rajnath

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today said, “The Balakot airstrikes had sent out a clear message that infrastructure across the border could not be used as safe havens for terrorists”. Continue Reading

‘India’s armed forces now do not hesitate to cross border to protect country’

India’s approach in dealing with terrorism has undergone a major change as its armed forces now do not hesitate to cross the border to protect the country against the menace, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said today on the first anniversary of the Balakot air strike. Continue Reading

Rajnath Singh visits US naval air station

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited Naval Air Station base at Norfolk in Virginia in the US during which he observed a static display and a Boeing fighter jet demonstration as the two sides reflected on the “strong defence ties.” Continue Reading

Pakistan waging proxy war as it can’t win conventional one: Rajnath

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today said Pakistan was indulging in a “proxy” war as it had realised that it cannot win a “conventional” one. The path of “proxy” war chosen by Pakistan would only lead to its defeat, he added. Continue Reading

Terror incidents in J&K have come down to almost nil: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today asserted in Lok Sabha that terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir have come down to almost nil. Continue Reading

Rajnath Singh to address defence industry in Moscow

A 50-member industry delegation will visit Moscow on 5-6 November to explore ways to jointly manufacture spares and components with Russia’s original equipments manufacturers (OEMs) under the Make in India initiative, the industry body stated. Continue Reading

India-France Defence Dialogue to enhance ties: Rajnath Singh

The minister is on a three-day visit to France, which will cover a tour of a facility owned by French multinational Safran the company which produces the engines for the Rafale fighter jets toda morning. He will conclude his tour with a meeting with captains of French business and industry around the merits of the Make in India initiative, during which he will also extend a formal invitation for them to participate in the DefExpo to be held in Lucknow from 5 to 8 February, 2020. Continue Reading

As Modi turns 69, wishes pour in from across India

On a visit to his home State, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turned 69 on today, offered prayers to goddess Narmada at the Sardar Sarovar dam. Continue Reading

Training session for 381 BJP MPs gets under way

The senior leadership would also conduct sessions informing lawmakers on how to reach to the public and make them aware regarding various welfare schemes issued by the Central government Continue Reading