Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

  • Defence Ministry Approves Proposals Worth Rs 4,276-cr for Anti-tank, Air Defence Missile Systems

    Defence Acquisition Council(DAC) approved three proposals worth 4,276 crore rupees to strengthen the country’s deterrence and combat readiness. Defence Ministry said, a meeting of Defence Acquisition Council held under the chairmanship of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. The DAC has accorded...

    Published On January 12th, 2023
  • Defence Acquisition Council Clears Over ₹84,000 Crore Proposals

    In a step to augment the operational capabilities of the Armed Forces and the Indian Coast Guard in future, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh accorded approval for Acceptance of Necessity (AoN) for 24 Capital...

    Published On December 26th, 2022
  • 14th Edition Of Aero India 2023 to be Held From 13-17 February 2023 in Bengaluru

    The 14th edition of Aero India will be held from February 13-17, 2023 at the Air Force Station in Yelahanka, announced the Ministry of Defence (MoD). The previous edition of the biennial event was held in a hybrid model in...

    Published On November 28th, 2022
  • Rajnath Singh virtually launches two helipads in Ladakh, unveils 75 infra projects

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched 75 new projects including the virtual launch of two helipads, one in Hanle and one in Thakung in Eastern Ladakh. These helipads are aimed to enhance the operational capabilities of the Indian Air Force in...

    Published On October 31st, 2022
  • Shaurya Diwas celebrated in Srinagar

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh celebrated Shaurya Diwas at Old Air Field, Srinagar. The Shaurya Diwas marks the 75th year of induction of the Indian Army to save the state of Jammu and Kashmir from Pakistan’s invasion in 1947. The Shaurya...

    Published On October 28th, 2022
  • DefExpo 2022: India-Africa Defence Dialogue to be held in Gandhinagar

    India-Africa Defence Dialogue to be held on the sidelines of DefExpo 2022 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The dialogue aims to explore new areas of convergence for mutual engagement, including areas like capacity building, training, cyber security, maritime security, and counter-terrorism. Bank...

    Published On October 18th, 2022
  • NCC and UNEP sign an agreement in presence of defence minister

    NCC and UNEP sign an agreement: Rajnath Singh, the defence minister, saw the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the National Cadet Corps (NCC) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). A Memorandum of Understanding was inked to use...

    Published On September 23rd, 2022
  • India, Egypt sign MoU to bolster defence cooperation in mutual interest sectors

    India and Egypt have signed an MoU to bolster defense cooperation and decided to enhance joint military exercises, training, co-production, and maintenance of equipment. The MoU was signed by Defence Ministry of India Rajnath Singh and General Mohamed Zaki from...

    Published On September 21st, 2022
  • Rajnath Singh On 2-Day Egypt Visit

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will pay a 2-Day visit to Egypt beginning 18/09/22 to explore new initiatives to bolster bilateral defence ties. The defence ministry said an MoU to provide further impetus to enhance defence cooperation between India and Egypt...

    Published On September 20th, 2022
  • Defence Minister increased funding for the DRDO’s TDF scheme to Rs 50 crore

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh authorized an increase in financing for MSMEs and startups under the Ministry of Defence's Technology Development Fund (TDF) plan. The initiative, which encourages the development of indigenous components, products, systems, and technologies, will now have a...

    Published On June 9th, 2022