Updated : 4 days, 13 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): A BJP delegation led by Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Railway minister Piyush Goyal approached the Election Commission (EC) and urged it to conduct repoll in the constituencies where violence had taken place during all the phases of the Lok Sabha
Updated : 5 days, 12 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday asserted that central armed forces should remain stationed in West Bengal till the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) is in place.
Updated : 1 week, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): The BJP on Monday sought an apology from BSP chief and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati for allegedly making personal comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], May 09 (ANI): Claiming that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government served its tenure without a single "curfew" or "riot", Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said India is "secure" under the leadership of the incumbent PM.
Updated : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 7 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday hit out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi and said that the latter before speaking on the issue of Rafale, should come clear on AgustaWestland deal scam which took place under UPA's tenure.
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), May 3 (ANI): The Defence Ministry on Friday approved Indian Navy's proposal to acquire 10 Kamov-31 choppers from Russia at a cost of around Rs 3,600 crore to strengthen its capability against aerial threats to its aircraft carriers and large warships.
Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Bishkek [Kyrgyzstan], Apr 29 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held a bilateral meeting with her Chinese counterpart General Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Defence Ministers' Meet here on Monday.
Updated : 3 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi (India), Apr 28 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharamanon Sunday reached Bishkek to take part in the SCO Defence Ministers' meeting where important regional security issues would be discussed in the presence of countries such as Pakistan and China.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 27 (ANI): Seven Army veterans joined the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in the presence of Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the party's headquarters here on Saturday.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that the operation of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) can be withdrawn only when there is a change in the ground situation in areas where the law is in force.
Kharagpur (West Bengal) [India], Apr 25 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman hit out at the Trinamool Congress stating that ruling party in the state is a "syndicate morcha" and is unlike other parties that have women, youth and various other wings and fronts.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 23 (ANI): Sufi singer Hans Raj Hans will be contesting from North West Delhi constituency on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, the party announced on Tuesday. Hans has replaced MP Udit Raj.