Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh discusses Afghanistan, bilateral defence cooperation with US counterpart

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday spoke to his US counterpart Lloyd Austin over the telephone with the discussion focusing on the situation unfolding in Afghanistan and issues connected to bilateral defence cooperation. The conversation came days ahead of the Quad Summit to be held in Washington on September 24. Full Story:- https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/rajnath-singh-discusses-afghanistan-bilateral-defence-cooperation-with-us-counterpart-101632147427958.html

5th edition of DISC to be launched by Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will launch the Defence India Startup Challenge (DISC) 5.0 in New Delhi on Thursday through video conferencing. The latest edition, i.e. DISC 5.0 will have more challenges than the first four DISC editions taken together. Full Story:- https://www.thestatesman.com/india/5th-edition-defence-india-startup-challenge-launched-rajnath-singh-today-1502996350.html Courtesy:- https://www.thestatesman.com/

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh to attend SCO Defence Ministers’ meeting in Tajikistan

Key Highlights: ·        Raksha Mantri leaves on a 3-day visit to Dushanbe today ·        To address SCO Defence Ministers’ meet tomorrow ·        Member states to discuss defence cooperation issues ·        RM also expected to meet his Tajik counterpart   Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh is visiting Dushanbe, Tajikistan from July 27-29, 2021 to attend the annual meeting of the […]

Shri Rajnath Singh pays tribute at National War Memorial

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of State for Defence Ajay Bhatt paid tribute to fallen soldiers at National War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas on Monday. Read more At: https://www.aninews.in/news/national/general-news/rajnath-singh-pays-tribute-at-national-war-memorial-on-kargil-vijay-diwas20210726100839/  

Shri Rajnath Singh visits family members of Covid-19 victims in Lucknow

Defence minister Rajnath Singh began his three-day Uttar Pradesh visit on Saturday and met the family members of people who died of Covid-19 in his Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency. Full Story:- https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/lucknow-news/defence-minister-rajnath-singh-visits-family-members-of-covid-19-victims-in-lucknow-101625328358308.html Courtesy:- https://www.hindustantimes.com/

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh flags off first-ever solo woman motorcycle expedition organised by BRO

The first-ever solo woman motorcycle expedition, organised by Border Roads Organisation (BRO), was flagged off by Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh from BRO Headquarters in New Delhi on June 11, 2021. Ms Kanchan Ugursandi, a 29-year-old lady biker with 10 years and 21,000 km of riding experience, is undertaking the challenge to cover 3,187 km […]

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurates BRO’s two Centres for Excellence to promote road safety & road construction;

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh dedicated to the nation two Centres of Excellence established by Border Roads Organisation (BRO) at Seema Sadak Bhawan in New Delhi, on June 11, 2021. These Centres have been established to achieve excellence in road safety as well as foster growth in construction of roads, bridges, air fields and tunnels. […]

First such acquisition under Strategic Partnership model to give a big boost to Make in India

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), in its meeting held under the Chairmanship of Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh on June 04, 2021, has approved proposals concerning Capital Acquisitions of various equipment for modernisation and operational needs of the Armed Forces amounting to approx. Rs 6,000 crore. In addition, the DAC also approved issue of RFP […]

RM Shri Rajnath Singh gets his first dose of the COVID vaccine

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday received his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at RR hospital in New Delhi, a day after the start of the second phase of the inoculation drive. Read Full Story:- https://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/rajnath-singh-first-dose-covid-vaccine-says-bas-ho-gaya-688327 Courtesy: IndiaTV

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Negative import list for defence: Govt’s landmark announcement to help the private sector

India has embarked on the drive of self-reliance and indigenization in the Defence sector with the focus via Make in India. The potential of the Indian industry along with the technological capabilities developed in-house is vital for achieving the objective of a strong and sustainable ecosystem in the Defence Sector manufacturing in the country. Read More […]