INDIAN AIR FORCE CHIEF
In ode to former IAF Chief BS Dhanoa, Rafale jets to have tail numbers with BS initials
Six Rafale trainer aircraft will carry RB series tail numbers which stand for Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, the current Chief of Air Staff who played a key role as lead negotiator for the mega deal.
IAF planning 'swift trials' in Rs 1.5 lakh crore 114 fighter jet deal
"This time, the IAF is planning to hold trials of all the competitors w...
We are fighting to defend core values of Constitution of India: Army Chief General Naravane
“The armed forces give allegiance to the Constitu...
Pakistan's BAT beheaded porter, Army chief says will deal in 'military manner' with such barbaric acts
This is the first time that any civilian has been beheaded by the BAT, which comprises Pakistani army regulars and terrorists, though similar incidents involving security personnel have taken place in the past. Asked about the killings by Pakistan, Army Chief Gen M M Naravane said on Saturday that professional armies never resort to "barbaric" acts.
Threat of collusion between China, Pakistan maximum in Siachen, Shaksgam Valley: Army Chief General Manoj Naravane
Gen Naravane said that Siachen is strategically important. “That is one area where a formation is looking at both the western and the northern fronts. That is what makes it so strategically important. We must not lose sight that this is where the collusivity can happen. Therefore it is important to be on guard and keep that area in our possession.”
VMware continues to see India as a strategic market: VMWare COO
Cloud computing and virtualization software company, VMWare had made a $2 billion investment in its Indian arm in 2018, which employs close to 6000 people. On the recent consultation paper on cloud services introduced by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, it was proposed that cloud-focussed companies would become members of a cloud industry body.
Industry chiefs seek faster approvals, labour reforms in meeting with CM
The meeting, a first after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray became the Chief Minister of the state, saw industrialists like Mukesh Ambani, Ratan Tata, Adi Godrej, Anand Mahindra, bankers such as Deepak Parekh and Uday Kotak speaking on the steps required to give a boost to state’s growth.
93 guards not enough for 1,000 acres, says security agency chief
The development was shared by the managing director, Colonel (retired) KPS Rana of the Cyclops security and allied services, the private agency which is responsible for the security of the JNU.
Will take action to reclaim PoK if ordered, says Army Chief General Naravane
"There is a parliamentary resolution, that entire Jammu and Kashmir region is a part of India. If Parliament wants it, then that area (PoK) also should belong to us. When we get orders to that effect, we will take appropriate action," the Army chief said while speaking to the media in Delhi.
Army chief Naravane on PoK: If we get orders, we'll take appropriate action
Army chief Manoj Mukund Naravane issues a warning for Pakistan. Asked about PoK, he said, "As far as Pakistan-occupied Kashmir is concerned,...
US hopeful of bagging IAF, Navy orders for fighter jets
"We have the best product technologically advanced F21 for IAF and F/A 18 which I understand the Navy is very much interested in. That competition will be concluding soon and I hope resolution will be satisfactory for both the parties," Joel Starr, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs in the US Department of State said.
All deaths not due to negligence, says Kota’s chief medical officer
BS Tanwar submitted a detailed reply before NCPCR with statistics on the number of pregnant women, anaemic expectant mothers and low-birth weight babies in Kota district. “We need to see case by case and examine it in detail to know the lacunae,” Tanwar told the commission.
Air Chief Marshal Bhadauria safe, says IAF after shooting incident at Pearl Harbor
In the wake of a shooting incident in Pearl Harbor shipyard, the IAF said on Thursday Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria is safe. The IAF Chief is at the US base in Hawaii to attend a conclave of chiefs of air forces of leading countries to deliberate on evolving security scenario in the Indo-Pacific region.
Rajnath Singh visits US naval air station, reflects on strong defence ties
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh , along with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, is in the US for the second 2+2 dialogue. "Visited the Naval Air Station Oceana, Norfolk in the USA and observed a static display, and also F/A-18E flight demonstration," Singh said in a tweet on Tuesday.
Kerala chief minister to open global investor meet ASCEND 2020
Organised by the state’s department of industries, the inaugural session of the event will be presided over by Kerala industry minister Jayarajan. This will be followed by two panel discussions, led by top industrialists. The first, on ‘perspectives of global investors’ will be addressed by M A Yusuff Ali, B Ravi Pillai, Varghese Kurian and J K Menon.
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