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OFB sits on tender to make latest charge systems for Bofors

NAGPUR: The country may be close to getting indigenous 155mm howitzers, similar to the Bofors guns, but it is nowhere close to manufacturing the 'charge' for shells, a vital component without which a shell cannot be propelled out of the gun. Some ... Times of India, 4 days ago

Breaking the Bofors jinx: Parrikar okays proposal to buy 814 artillery guns

In a fresh bid to break the Bofors jinx, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has cleared a proposal to acquire 814 artillery guns for Rs 15,750 crore while deferring decision on joint bid by Tata Sons and Airbus to replace IAF's Avro transport fleet ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago Enter Parrikar, Guns Blazing  The Freepress Journal3 weeks ago Defence minister seeks to break Bofors jinx  The Statesman3 weeks ago Parrikar clears proposal to buy artillery guns  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

Bofors Jinx over: India to buy artillery guns after 25 years

The Defence Ministry today approved the proposal of purchasing mounted guns for Rs 17,750 crore, that would end the two-and-a-half decade drought of artillery in Indian Army, putting aside the political fear factor related to 'Bofors scandal'. The ...
 NetIndia123.com3 weeks ago Indian Defence Acquisition Council authorises purchase of artillery guns  Army Technology3 weeks ago
Indian Express

Manohar Parrikar greenlights purchase of 814 artillery guns worth Rs 15,750 crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with newly sworn-in Cabinet ministers Manohar Parrikar and Suresh Prabhu at the oath taking ceremony for new ministers at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Sunday. (Source: PTI) Taking the first step to end the ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago Parrikar starts artillery procurement  Business Standard India3 weeks ago Against the grain  Hindu Business Line1 month ago Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has his hands full  Indian Express1 month ago
India Today

India invites bids for $2.4-bn artillery contract

Indian soldiers load a Bofors artillery gun prior to firing during the "Operation … India on Saturday invited bids for a $2.4-billion artillery deal while deferring a decision on acquiring 106 Swiss Pilatus aircraft for fighter pilot training. ...
 Yahoo! Singapore3 weeks ago New artillery programme for Indian Army  India Today3 weeks ago India invites bids for US$2.4b artillery contract  Brunei Times3 weeks ago India invites bids for $2.4 billion artillery contract  Times of Oman3 weeks ago
Times of India

Parrikar clears defence projects worth Rs 4444 cr

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday cleared proposals to buy military equipment worth Rs. 4,444 crore, including four survey vessels for the navy for Rs. 2,324 crore. Chairing the second meeting of the defence acquisition council ...
 Hindustan Times2 days ago Three decades on, defence minister clears Rs 15,750 crore howitzer projects  Times of India3 weeks ago
Business Standard India

Parrikar likely to allow arms agents, impose steep fines for wrongdoing

Will focus procurement on giving soldiers essential combat kit; promises policy within six months to reduce blatant terrorist attacks from Pak Ajai Shukla | New Delhi December 13, 2014 Last Updated at 00:29 IST Publicly enunciating his impending ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago

Defence lobbying will be legal soon

"There should not be any kickbacks. We are working on legalising defence agents and middlemen. Whether you call them middlemen or agents or lobbyists or representatives, they should be formalised and legalised, Parrikar said in an interaction at a ...
 Millennium Post6 days ago

Energetic 80s

Think 80s, think pop. Everything that generation X ever came to adore was born in the 80s. It was an eclectic period in Indian cinema when commercial potboilers, art cinema and swinging disco music were all definite parts of culture. If it was ...
 FilmFare.com1 week ago
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Special feature: Interesting facts about the Nobel Prizes

>> Since 1901, the Nobel Prizes and the Prize in Economic Sciences were awarded 555 times to 856 people and organizations. >> Frédéric Passy, co-founder of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, and Henry Dunant the founder of the International ...
 Mid Day1 week ago Interesting facts about the Nobel Prizes  Mid Day1 month ago
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