India,Russia, InterGovernmental Commission, Military , Rajnath Singh,Military-Technical Cooperation

Rajnath Singh to embark on a visit to Russia, to discuss military cooperation

Rajnath Singh is scheduled to visit Russian Federation from November 5-7, 2019 to co-chair 19th India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military and Military-Technical Cooperation (IRIGC-M&MTC) in Moscow. During his visit, the Defence Minister is expected to hold extensive discussions with Defence Minister of Russian Federation General Sergei Shoigu covering all areas of military-to-military cooperation and defence […]

India,Russia, InterGovernmental Commission, Military , Rajnath Singh,Military-Technical Cooperation

Indian Coast Guard Ship Varaha to further strengthen coastal security

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has called for a proactive coordination among all agencies and stakeholders involved in coastal security to achieve the common goal of national security. He was addressing a gathering at the Commissioning Ceremony of Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) ‘Varaha’ in Chennai today. Defence Minister exuded confidence that ICGS ‘Varaha’ will further […]

India,Russia, InterGovernmental Commission, Military , Rajnath Singh,Military-Technical Cooperation

India’s border history is now going to be written!

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has given approval for initiating work of writing the history of the country’s border. The Minister held a meeting with eminent personalities of Indian Council of Historical Research and officials of Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Directorate General of Archives, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of External Affairs and Ministry of […]

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Rajnath Singh becomes first Defence Minister to fly ‘LCA Tejas’

Rajnath Singh has scripted history by becoming the first Raksha Mantri to fly the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) ‘Tejas’. The Defence Minister undertook 30-minute sortie in the indigenously-built multi-role fighter aircraft with Air Vice Marshal Narmdeshwar Tiwari, at the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Airport in Bengaluru this morning. He described his experience of flying the […]