visakhapatnam: Guided missile destroyer Visakhapatnam to be inducted into Navy: All you need to know | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: An indigenously-built stealth guided missile destroyer, Visakhapatnam, which has been packed with an array of missiles and anti-submarine rockets, will be inducted into the Indian Navy on Sunday. Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and top naval commanders will attend the induction ceremony to be held at the Western Naval Command. “The commissioning of …

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defence: PM Modi lays foundation stone of UP Defence Corridor project worth Rs 400 crore in Jhansi | India News – Times of India

JHANSI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday laid the foundation stone of the Uttar Pradesh Defence Industrial Corridor project worth Rs 400 crores in Jhansi. The Prime Minister laid the foundation stone of the much-awaited significant project on the concluding three-day ‘Rashtra Raksha Samarpan Parv’ event being organized by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) along …

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defence: India, Russia looking at holding ‘2+2’ dialogue alongside Modi-Putin summit | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The first edition of India-Russia ‘2+2’ defence and foreign ministerial dialogue may be held alongside a summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin that is likely to take place on December 6, people familiar with the developments said on Wednesday. The two sides are looking at holding the ‘2+2’ dialogue …

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India, Russia expected to hold annual summit next month | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Russian President Vladimir Putin is likely to visit India next month for a bilateral summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi that is expected to produce key outcomes to further boost ties in a plethora of areas including defence and security, people familiar with the development said on Friday. Both sides have been holding …

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rawat: Data Protection Bill needs to be cleared soon as data theft has become a common crime: CDS Rawat | India News – Times of India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Friday said the Data Protection Bill, tabled in 2019 in Parliament, needs to get cleared at the earliest as data theft has become a common crime in the virtual world. Rawat, while inaugurating the 14th edition of ‘c0c0n’, an annual Hacking and Cyber Security Briefing, …

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Defence minister Rajnath Singh addresses IAF commanders’ security meet | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday addressed the top brass of the Indian Air Force (IAF) attended during their commanders‘ conference to discuss the security situation along the northern and western borders of the country. The meeting was held at Vayu Bhawan in the national capital. The top brass of the Indian Air …

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vijaya dashami: PM Modi greets nation on Vijaya Dashami | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami. “Greetings to everyone on the special occasion of Vijaya Dashami,” tweeted PM Modi. The Prime Minister will dedicate the seven new defence companies to the nation on the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami today. He …

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Terrorism weapon of choice of non-state actors, irresponsible states: Rajnath | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Terrorism has been employed as a weapon of choice by non-state actors and irresponsible states to advance their political objectives in the region, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday in a thinly-veiled attack on Pakistan. In an address at a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) seminar on the role of women in the …

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Defence minister conducts final breakthrough blast of Sela tunnel in Arunachal | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Defence minister Rajnath Singh virtually conducted the final breakthrough blast of the Sela tunnel in Arunachal Pradesh and flagged of a 20,000-km-long motorcycle expedition of the BRO on Thursday. The virtual breakthrough blast and the flagging-off were conducted by the minister at the National War Memorial. Singh said the Sela tunnel will be …

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