Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart amid border tensions

Earlier reports had suggested that the meeting would take place on the sidelines of a key Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meet in Moscow.Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh meeting the Chinese Defence Minister, General Fenghe in Moscow. pic.twitter.com/BDXFAYAVjn

Morning Digest: Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe in Moscow; India’s COVID-19 cases cross 4 million, and more

Supreme Court rejects appeal by 6 State Ministers against JEE, NEETA three-judge Bench of the Supreme Court, led by Justice Ashok Bhushan, dismissed a plea filed jointly by Ministers from six non-BJP-ruled States against the conduct of the JEE Mains and the NEET-UG amid the pandemic. The Bench, also comprising Justices B.R. Gavai and Krishna Murari, found […]

Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe in Moscow

“The primary aim of exercise Indra Navy-20 is to further consolidate inter-operability built up by the two Navies over the years and also to enhance understanding and procedures for multi-faceted maritime operations,” the Navy said in a statement. Indra Navy is a biennial bilateral maritime exercise which began in 2003. India and Russia deployed three […]

Indian Oil launches special NATO class diesel for Indian Navy

New Delhi: State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has developed a special class diesel conforming to NATO grade for use in ships and vessels of Indian Navy. Vice Admiral G S Pabby launched the Upgraded High Flash High-Speed Diesel (HFHSD- IN 512) in presence of IOC Director (R&D) SSV Ramakumar and IOC Director (Refineries) S M […]

Indian Oil Corporation launches special NATO class diesel for Indian Navy

New Delhi: State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has developed a special class diesel conforming to NATO grade for use in ships and vessels of Indian Navy. Vice Admiral G S Pabby launched the Upgraded High Flash High-Speed Diesel (HFHSD- IN 512) in presence of IOC Director (R&D) SSV Ramakumar and IOC Director (Refineries) S M […]

Kate Middleton wears face mask to launch incredible initiative to support children and babies

“As a mum the one thing you want to be able to do is to provide for your children and it was difficult not to be able to do that but Little Village helped,” said Ella-Mae. “It’s something as basic as getting a cup of tea when you come here and people asking how you […]

Rajnath Singh meets Russian counterpart, discusses ways to deepen defence, strategic partnership

The ministry said that meeting coincided with Indra Naval Exercises to be conducted by Indian and Russia navies off Straits of Malacca over next two days, adding that Singh noted that these exercises demonstrated common interests of both countries in maritime security in Indian Ocean Region.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Iran’s General Hatami, discusses bilateral issues

Singh arrived in Tehran from Moscow on Saturday after concluding his three-day visit to Russia where he attended a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) defence ministers. He also held bilateral talks with his counterparts from Russia, China and the Central Asian countries.

Afghanistan, regional security top focus as Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Iranian counterpart in Tehran

New Delhi: Afghanistan and other regional security issues were on the top focus during India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh short stopover in Iran’s Captial Tehran. Rajnath singh had over one hour 20 minutes’ meeting on Saturday (September 5) night with Iran’s defence minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami.

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe in Moscow amid border tension in eastern Ladakh

The Defence Minister expressed his deep concern about the situation in the Persian Gulf Region. He said, “India has vital interests and links of civilisation and culture with all States in the Gulf.  We call upon countries in the region – all of which are dear and friendly to India, to resolve differences by dialogue […]