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Rafale deal cleared 16 months after PM Narendra Modi's announcement

Rafale deal cleared 16 months after PM Narendra Modi's announc...

The Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) cleared the Rafale deal in August 2016, 16 months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an announcement of 36 fighter jets being procured at a cost of Rs 58,000 crore, the Ministry of Defence informed Parliament on ... DNA, 1 week ago

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Abbasi to discuss Pakistan's response to Trump's accusation

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will chair Cabinet and the National Security Committee meetings to discuss Pakistans response to US President Donald Trumps accusation that Islamabad deceived America by sheltering terrorists in return for USD 33 billion ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Modi changed Rafale contract while Parrikar was buying fish: Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said former defence minister Manohar Parrikar was unaware about Prime Minister Narendra D Modi changing the Rafale contract, as at that moment, the former was 'buying fish' in Goa. Rahul was addressing a public rally in Karnataka's Saundatti ahead of state assembly elections. "The defence minister was in Goa buying fish from a fish shop ... he did not even know that Modiji had changed the contract of the Rafale deal," Rahul alleged.   Earlier, he ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Parrikar was unaware that PM Modi changed Rafale contract: Rahul  catchnews.com3 weeks ago Rahul calls out Sitharaman's U-turn on Rafale Deal  Sify1 month ago

Is Nirmala's rebuttal on Rafale deal convincing?

The defence ministry stressed that the purchase of 36 Rafales was 'strictly in accordance with the Defence Procurement Procedure in all aspects.'However, the DPP-mandated process had not been gone through when Modi announced the agreement on April 10, 2015,' observes Ajai Shukla. In a written statement on Wednesday, February 7, the ministry of defence rebutted what it calls 'unfounded allegations' and 'misleading statements' on the 2016 agreement between New Delhi and Paris to buy 36 fully ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Govt rejects allegation on Rafale, says followed due procedure  Rediff.com1 month ago

Former Cabinet Secretary TSR Subramanian passes away

[India], Feb 26 (ANI): TSR Subramanian, former Cabinet Secretary of the Union government passed away due to prolonged illness on Monday. Confirming the news, the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Association took to Twitter and said, " Extremely shocked to ...
 Sify3 weeks ago

Pension sop for Rajasthan MISA prisoners

Rajasthan resident prisoners arrested under Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) and Defence of India Rules (DIR) under Rajasthan Loktantra Senani Samman Nidhi anywhere in the country will be eligible to get pension set by Rajasthan government. The ...
 DNA2 months ago

CCEA allows ITI Limited's FPO

The central government on Wednesday allowed defence communication major ITI Limited to go in for a "prospectus based" Further Public Offer (FPO) to raise working capital and to reduce its debt obligations.The development follows Cabinet Committee on Economic ...
 Prokerala15 hours ago

PM speaks to Xi, congratulates on his re-election

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Chinese President Xi Jinping over phone on his re-election for another five years and discussed efforts by both the countries to enhance high-level exchanges and deepen bilateral cooperation. Modi is perhaps the first foreign leader to have spoken to Xi as the Chinese President began his second five-year term after his election by China's Parliament, the National People's Congress (NPC), which concluded its annual session on Tuesday. The two ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

BJP maintaining double standards on corruption: Congress

New Delhi: Raking up the Punjab National Bank fraud and the Rafale deal with France, the Congress on Saturday attacked the BJP on the issue of corruption saying the country has seen scams, scandals and questionable transactions under the watch of Prime ...
 Sify4 days ago Congress lists questions on Rafale for government, says India demands answers  Rediff.com1 month ago

Are we ready to fight the wars of the future?

'We must look at the entire question of military preparedness anew, taking into account the new realities,' says Vice Admiral Premvir Das (retd). IMAGE: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and General Bipin Rawat on a visit to the forward areas along the Line of Control in Kashmir, September 29, 2017. Photgraph: ANI Not many may now remember that the Indian Army's manpower, less than 300,000 before the India-China war of 1962, gradually increased to 825,000 following it. This was authorised by ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago
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