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New Kerala
PM Modi conveys Diwali greetings to INSV Tarini crew - newkerala news #281791Australia and is expected to reach there on October 22 after covering 4770 naut
New Kerala / Posted 13 minutes ago
Australia and is expected to reach there on October 22 after covering 4770 nautical miles. Meanwhile, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while acknowledging the Prime Minister's gesture also extended her good wishes to the crew. "Thank you... Read more
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Business Standard India
From PM Modi in Kashmir to Yogi in Ayodhya: How leaders celebrated DiwaliPrime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minsiter Nirmala Sitharaman, and Gujarat
Business Standard India / Posted 5 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minsiter Nirmala Sitharaman, and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani celebrated Diwali 2017 with the troops, while Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath celebrated the festival of light in a Dalit colony... Read more
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dna
From sweet box to inbox: India celebrates Diwali with traditional fervour and modern outlookpeople across the country came together to celebrate the festival of lights, Pr
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
people across the country came together to celebrate the festival of lights, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat joined the Armed Forces on the occasion. Modi visited troops posted along... Read more
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dna
PM Modi wishes all-female crew of INSV Tarini on DiwaliAustralia and is expected to reach there on October 22 after covering 4770 naut
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
Australia and is expected to reach there on October 22 after covering 4770 nautical miles. Meanwhile, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while acknowledging the Prime Minister's gesture also extended her good wishes to the crew. 'Thank you... Read more
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Nirmala Sitharaman celebrates Diwali with security personnel in Andaman and Nicobar IslandsDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman celebrated Diwali today with military perso
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman celebrated Diwali today with military personnel at the strategically important tri-services command on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Sitharaman, who arrived at the command yesterday, also reviewed its security... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nirmala Sitharaman celebrates Diwali with troops at Andaman & NicobarDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman celebrated Diwali on Thursday with military
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman celebrated Diwali on Thursday with military personnel at the strategically important tri-services command on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Sitharaman, who arrived at the command on Wednesday, also reviewed its... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi in J-K’s Gurez valley along LoC to celebrate Diwali with soldiersa detour to Siachen. A year later he visit a war memorial near Amritsar on Indo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
a detour to Siachen. A year later he visit a war memorial near Amritsar on Indo-Pak border. Sources said defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman will celebrate Diwali with troops in Andaman and Nicobar and Army chief General Bipin Rawat is in Uri to... Read more
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asianage
Congress attacks BJP on Robert Vadra remarkparty spends for a person in a constitutional position. What is the motive?” T
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party spends for a person in a constitutional position. What is the motive?” The BJP on Tuesday fielded defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who demanded answers from the Congress over alleged “links” that Mr Vadra had with arms dealer Sanjay... Read more
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New Kerala
Vadra should explain his link with arms dealer: newkerala news #281389refurbished. He (Robert Vadra) has to tell under whom was he enjoying these ser
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
refurbished. He (Robert Vadra) has to tell under whom was he enjoying these services," Singh said. Earlier, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also questioned Congress' silence over the issue, saying party president and her son; Rahul's silence will... Read more
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The Hindu
As BJP targets Vadra, Congress attacks Modifor plane tickets of Ms. Gandhi’s son-in-law. Based on the media report, the BJ
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
for plane tickets of Ms. Gandhi’s son-in-law. Based on the media report, the BJP on October 17 fielded Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who mounted a fierce assault on the Congress leadership over alleged “links” that Mr. Vadra had with Mr.... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress terms BJP's questioning as witch-hunting - newkerala news #281478Singhvi told reporters here. The Congress party's retaliation comes a day afte
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Singhvi told reporters here. The Congress party's retaliation comes a day after senior BJP leader and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman questioned the Congress party's silence over Robert Vadra's links with absconding arms dealer Sanjay... Read more
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dna
Robert Vadra air ticket row:T department says no probe possible as payment made in cashon alleged link between party President's son-in-law and fugitive arms dealer S
dna / Posted 2 days ago
on alleged link between party President's son-in-law and fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari. On Tuesday, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also questioned Congress' silence over the issue, saying party president and her son, Rahul Gandhi's... Read more
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New Kerala
Vadra, not Congress should explain alleged link with arms dealer: Sandeep Dikshit - newkerala news #281391Vadra, and not Congress should come forward to explain the alleged link with th
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Vadra, and not Congress should come forward to explain the alleged link with the arms dealer. On Tuesday, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also questioned Congress' silence over the issue, saying party president and her son, Rahul's silence will... Read more
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Business Standard India
Probe Vadra but don't divert attention from Jay Shah: Congress dares BJPIf I believe in myself, I can turn my dreams into a plan, and my plan into my r
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
If I believe in myself, I can turn my dreams into a plan, and my plan into my reality." On Tuesday, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman questioned in Delhi the "silence" of the Congress leadership on the Vadra issue. She was referring to... Read more
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dna
BJP asks Cong to break silence on Robert Vadra issuehis alleged links with absconding arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari who fled to Londo
dna / Posted 2 days ago
his alleged links with absconding arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari who fled to London in 2016. The BJP fielded Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to attack the Congress top brass asking Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to break their "silence" over media... Read more
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The Indian Express
BJP slams Congress on report that Bhandari paid for Robert Vadra air ticketsShah’s son Jay Shah’s alleged business dealings after a report in The Wire, the
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
Shah’s son Jay Shah’s alleged business dealings after a report in The Wire, the BJP on Tuesday fielded Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to question the “silence” of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi over a report... Read more
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asianage
BJP to Cong: Speak up on Vadra’s arms dealer ‘links’over media reports which claimed that Robert Vadra had “links” with fugitive ar
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
over media reports which claimed that Robert Vadra had “links” with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the silence of Ms Gandhi and Rahul will be construed as acceptance of charges against Vadra. She also... Read more
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The Hindu
Yogi’s take on Taj to Sreesanth’s life ban: Top 10 stories of October 17, 2017Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said silence on the part of the Gandhis wil
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said silence on the part of the Gandhis will be construed as acceptance of the charges against Mr. Vadra.Special: Feeding a billion — Evaluating India’s progress at eliminating hunger While food production is... Read more
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The Hindu
Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands tomorrowDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will celebrate Diwali with soldiers at the
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will celebrate Diwali with soldiers at the strategically important tri-service command in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Ms. Sitharaman will pay a two-day visit to the Andaman and Nicobar tri-services command... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP asks Congress to break silence over Vadra issueover media reports that claimed Robert Vadra had “links” with fugitive arms dea
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
over media reports that claimed Robert Vadra had “links” with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who was fielded by her party to attack the Congress leadership, said the silence of Sonia Gandhi and... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP questions Congress' silence on Robert Vadra-Sanjay Bhandari link - newkerala news #281228New Delhi Oct. 17 : Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nirm
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi Oct. 17 : Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday launched a fresh salvo against the Congress party and questioned their unusual silence on the involvement of party chief Sonia Gandhi's... Read more
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dna
After Smriti Irani, Nirmala Sitharaman targets Rahul Gandhi, Congress over report on Robert Vadra's air ticketssilence on a TV channel claim that arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari bought Robert Va
dna / Posted 2 days ago
silence on a TV channel claim that arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari bought Robert Vadra's air tickets. Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday questioned silence of the Congress leadership on the developments. "Is Congress leadership, by... Read more
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asianage
Nirmala Sitharaman commissions stealth corvette INS KiltanVisakhapatnam: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the i
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Visakhapatnam: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan here, describing it as a “shining armour” in the country’s “Make in India” programme. Kiltan is the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Navy bluesThe commissioning on Monday of India’s third and newest anti-submarine corvette
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
The commissioning on Monday of India’s third and newest anti-submarine corvette, INS Kiltan, by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is good news. But it also underlines the ills that plague warship building in India. The Kiltan was commissioned five... Read more
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Business Standard India
Like all its predecessors, INS Kiltan joins Navy with major vulnerabilitiesKiltan, like two predecessor ASW corvettes, INS Kamort and INS Kadmatt, was com
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Kiltan, like two predecessor ASW corvettes, INS Kamort and INS Kadmatt, was commissioned by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Visakhapatnam without “advanced towed array sonar” (ATAS), essential for detecting enemy submarines in... Read more
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New Kerala
Sitharaman to commission INS Kiltan into Navy tomorrow - newkerala news #280874New Delhi , October 15 : Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will commiss
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi , October 15 : Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will commission third of four indigenously built Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes INS Kiltan under Project 28 (Kamorta class) into the Indian Navy at Visakhapatnam's... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Sitharaman commissions anti submarine warship INS KiltanAgencies, New Delhi/Visakhapatnam Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monda
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Agencies, New Delhi/Visakhapatnam Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan at the Eastern Naval Command. Kiltan is the latest indigenous warship after... Read more
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New Kerala
Sitharaman commissions INS Kiltan into Navy - newkerala news #280928New Delhi , October 16 : Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi , October 16 : Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned the third of the four indigenously-built Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes INS Kiltan under Project 28 (Kamorta class) into the Indian Navy at... Read more
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Nirmala Sitharaman commissions indigenous warship INS KiltanVisakhapatnam: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the i
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Visakhapatnam: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan at the Eastern Naval Command here. Kiltan is the latest indigenous warship after Shivalik class,... Read more
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The Hindu
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissions INS KiltanDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the indigenously-bui
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare (ASW) stealth corvette INS Kiltan at the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam. INS Kiltan is the latest indigenous warship after... Read more
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dna
Navy to induct anti-submarine warfare corvette INS Kiltan today: Here's all you need to knowanti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan will be commissioned into th
dna / Posted 4 days ago
anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan will be commissioned into the Indian Navy by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam on Monday. ► INS Kiltan is the third of the four Kamorta-class... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Navy set to induct newest anti-submarine warfare corvette: Eight things to knowthe force’s capability to detect and target hostile vessels and to provide prot
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
the force’s capability to detect and target hostile vessels and to provide protection to Indian warships. Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman will commission the indigenously built INS Kiltan into the navy at the Naval Dockyard at Visakhapatnam in... Read more
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The Indian Express
Coming soon: Ministry of Defence’s cyber, space, special operations divisionsUnion Minister for Defence Nirmala Sitharaman File/PTI Photo FIVE YEARS after
The Indian Express / Posted 4 days ago
Union Minister for Defence Nirmala Sitharaman File/PTI Photo FIVE YEARS after they were first proposed by the Armed Forces, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) is expecting the three new tri-service agencies in the field of cyber warfare, space and... Read more
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The Hindu
NRIs can proxy-vote soon: Sushmafor having two women as members in the crucial Cabinet Committee on Security (C
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
for having two women as members in the crucial Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS), by taking in she and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Women to the fore “Prior to the NDA government, there was a no woman member in the CCS but now there... Read more
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The Economic Times
Implement Mudra Yojana scheme across TN districts: Nirmala SitharamanCHENNAI: On her maiden visit to Tamil Nadu after assuming office, Defence Minis
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
CHENNAI: On her maiden visit to Tamil Nadu after assuming office, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today urged the state government to implement the Centre's Mudra Yojana scheme in the districts. "Without producing any collateral, including gold... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP has given four women CMs to India: Sushma tells Rahul Gandhi - newkerala news #280552Also, there are six women cabinet ministers under the BJP Government." She add
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Also, there are six women cabinet ministers under the BJP Government." She added, "I was made the EAM in May 2014 and now Nirmala Sitharaman is the Defence Minister. Two out of four Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) members are women... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP not anti-women, gave country four women CMs and governors: Sushma Swarajevery effort to resolve issues related to women’s safety, empowerment and self-
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
every effort to resolve issues related to women’s safety, empowerment and self-reliance,” she said. Apart from Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman, Uma Bharti, Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, Harsimrat Kaur Badal and Smriti Irani are ministers of cabinet... Read more
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dna
Who said BJP is anti-women? EAM Sushma Swaraj cites cabinet members to counter detractatorsand finance ministry. While Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley respectively head th
dna / Posted 5 days ago
and finance ministry. While Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley respectively head the home and finance ministry, Swaraj and Nirmala Sitharaman head the external affairs and defence ministry respectively. "I was made EAM in May 2014 and now Nirmala... Read more
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dna
Army prepares roadmap to enhance infra along China borderconference that began here on Monday, Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked
dna / Posted 6 days ago
conference that began here on Monday, Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventualities at "all times" while Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman emphasised the need to guard against "inimica... Read more
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asianage
Doklam Effect: Army to enhance infrastructure along China borderStaff General Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventuali
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Staff General Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventualities at “all times”, while defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman emphasised the need to guard against “inimical forces”. Lt. Gen. Singh also said that a roadmap for intra... Read more
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New Kerala
China should respect 2012 understanding on boundary issue: newkerala news #280125China claims demarcated the Sikkim sector of the India-China border. Chinese s
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
China claims demarcated the Sikkim sector of the India-China border. Chinese statement came a day after defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman made her maiden visit to the Nathu La post in the Sikkim sector of India-China border. Denying any new... Read more
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The Hindu
India to build more roads on China borderindicating that the Army leadership was looking at bolstering its current opera
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
indicating that the Army leadership was looking at bolstering its current operational preparedness. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also addressed the conference and lauded the swift and effective response of the Army in dealing with... Read more
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asianage
Doklam Effect: Army to enhance infrastructure along China borderArmy Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventual
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventualities at "all times" while Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman emphasised the need to guard against "inimical forces". Director General Staff Duties Lt. Gen. Vijay... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India to change key army formations along China border, boost infrastructure after Doklam stand-offArmy Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventual
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat asked the commanders to be prepared for all eventualities at “all times” while defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman emphasised the need to guard against “inimical forces”. Director general staff duties Lt. Gen. Vijay... Read more
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dna
PM Modi urges state governors to make a conscious effort towards national integrationPresident Venkaiah Naidu, Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs M
dna / Posted 6 days ago
President Venkaiah Naidu, Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman among others. "Deliberations on both achievements and problems between states, will give a new dimension... Read more
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dna
MEA denies reports about India withdrawing additional troops in Doklam, says no change in status quoin this area, and any suggestions to the contrary are incorrect. I am not aware
dna / Posted 7 days ago
in this area, and any suggestions to the contrary are incorrect. I am not aware about any changes.” Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had earlier complimented the Army for its professionalism in handling the Doklam stand-off and other... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gen Rawat assures Army Service Corps of addressing issuespersonnel moving to court, their wives also recently made an appeal to the Prim
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
personnel moving to court, their wives also recently made an appeal to the Prime Minister's Office and to Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stating that injustice was done to their husbands. Last year, the Supreme Court had directed the Defence... Read more
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Business Standard India
Post Doklam standoff, Army wants upgraded infrastructure along LACas well as issues related to the 7th Pay Commission are also likely to figure i
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
as well as issues related to the 7th Pay Commission are also likely to figure in the discussions. The Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman - who herself visited the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet trijunction last Saturday, called her visits to the forward... Read more
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The Economic Times
VVIP choppers deal: CBI court issues warrants against European middlemenagainst European middlemen Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman compliments A
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
against European middlemen Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman compliments Army for professional handling of Dokalam standoff Govt committed to fill gaps in IAF:... Read more
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New Kerala
'Integration of Services My Priority' says Raksha Mantri - newkerala news #279520New Delhi : Raksha Mantri Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman joined the ongoing Army Comma
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi : Raksha Mantri Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman joined the ongoing Army Commanders' Conference at Manekshaw Centre, Delhi Cantt today for over 30 minutes and addressed senior Army hierarchy including Army Chief and all Army Commanders. Welcoming... Read more
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