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Vice Admiral SN Ghormade assumes charge as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff

New Delhi: Vice Admiral SN Ghormade (AVSM, NM) has assumed charge as the Vice Chief of Naval Staff from Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar (PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC) at a formal ceremony held on Saturday morning.......

Lt Gen Tarun Kumar Chawala is new Director General of Artillery

New Delhi: Lieutenant General Tarun Kumar Chawla (AVSM) will assume the appointment of the Director-General of Artillery on August 1. He takes over the appointment from Lt General K Ravi.......

Bharat Electronics wins 3 Governance Now PSU Awards

New Delhi: Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has received three Governance Now awards at the 8th Governance Now PSU Awards. The awards were present to BEL for Nation Building, HR.......

Cochin Shipyard Ltd launches 5 vessels at one go in Kochi

Kochi: Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) on Wednesday launched five vessels, including three Floating Border Out Post (FBOP) vessels for BSF, at one go from its Building Dock at Kochi, according to a company.......

Bamboo Oasis: KVIC with BSF launches project BOLD in Jaisalmer

New Delhi: In the first of its kind efforts to develop green cover in the Indian deserts of Rajasthan, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) on Tuesday planted 1,000 bamboo saplings at.......

Passage Exercise between Indian Navy & Royal Navy Carrier Strike Group over

New Delhi: The Indian Navy participated in a two-day bilateral Passage Exercise (PASSEX) with Royal Navy Carrier Strike Group (CSG)-21 led by HMS Queen Elizabeth in the Bay of Bengal from July 21 to.......

Fire & Forget: Man-Portable Antitank Guided Missile test successful

New Delhi: Wednesday was planned to be a day of action at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). First, the defence research organisation successfully flight-tested a new.......

DRDO successfully flight-tests New Generation Akash Missile

New Delhi: Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully flight-tested the New Generation Akash Missile (Akash-NG), a surface-to-air Missile from Integrated Test Range (ITR).......

MoD: RFP for construction of six P-75(I) submarines for Indian Navy is out

New Delhi (Vivek Shukla): As part of a major initiative taken towards ‘Make in India’, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) has issued the Request of Proposal (RFP) for the first acquisition.......

DRDO develops high strength beta titanium alloy for aerospace forgings

New Delhi: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has indigenously developed a high strength 'Metastable Beta Titanium Alloy' containing Vanadium, Iron and Aluminium,.......

Govt approved 119 defence proposals worth Rs 2.16 Lakh Cr in last 3 years: Ajay Bhatt

New Delhi: The Central Government has accorded the Acceptance of Necessity (AoN) to as many as 119 Defence proposals, worth Rs 2,15,690 crore (approximately) under the various categories of capital.......

OFB Corporatisation: Govt responds on safeguarding employees' interests

New Delhi: The government on Monday responded to the question on safeguarding the interests of the OFB employees post corporatisation. Govt said that steps are being taken to safeguard the interests.......

Indian Navy gets first batch of two MH-60r Multi Role Helicopters

New Delhi: Indian Navy has received the first two of its MH-60R Multi-Role Helicopters (MRH) from the US Navy in a ceremony held at Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego on July 16. The ceremony.......

OFB Corporatisation: Rajnath Singh holds meeting with three unions

New Delhi: (OFB Corporatisation news) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held an interaction with the three recognised Defence Civilian Employees’ Federations on Friday. The names of these.......

BDL Formation Day: DPSU foresees more opportunities for growth and a promising future

New Delhi: Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) celebrated its 52nd Formation Day on Friday at its various units and offices adhering to COVID-19 protocol. On the occasion, BDL CMD Commodore Siddharth.......