Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
Headlines
  • Women recruited in armed forces under SSC to get permanent commission:-Women officers recruited under the short service commission in the Indian armed forces will get opportunity for permanent employment like their male counterparts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Wednesday in his Independence Day address....
  • Every Indian can be proud of manned space mission: ISRO chief:-Technologies that will help in sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022, as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address on Wednesday have already been completed, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said....
  • Gaganyaan to take Indian astronaut to space by 2022: PM:-Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced an ambitious mission of sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022 on board 'Gaganyaan'. The mission, he said in his Independence Day address, would be launched using the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) own capabilities, and on successful completion, make India the fourth nation in the world to do so....
  • Indian Govt approves procurement of 6 patrol vessels for Navy:-The Indian defence ministry on Monday approved a long-pending proposal to procure six indigenously manufactured next generation offshore patrol vessels (NGOPVs) for the Navy at a cost of Rs 4,941 crore....

Sitharaman meets Russian counterpart; discusses ways to strengthen def co-op

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman along with the Indian delegates meeting the Russian officials in Moscow on Tuesday. A Twitter photo

MOSCOW (PTI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday met her Russian counterpart General Sergei Shoigu and discussed defence cooperation between the two countries with a focus on military technical cooperation.

Sitharaman is on a three-day visit to Russia to attend the seventh Moscow Conference on International Security. This is her first visit to Russia in her capacity as the Defence Minister.

"In order to reinforce defence cooperation between India and Russia with a focus on military technical cooperation, Smt @nsitharaman meets H E Army General Sergei Shoigu, Minister of Defence, Russia in Moscow," the official Twitter handle of the Defence Minister tweeted.

Earlier in the day, she met Russia's Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov and discussed strategies to strengthen defence production cooperation between the two countries.

Their discussion focused on enhancing defence production cooperation and creating synergy between the defence industries of the two countries, it added.

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print Article

Other Related News

Chandrayaan-2 to be launched in January-March window in 2019

India's second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 will now be launched in the January-March window in 2019 instead of later this year as the design was changed to enable it land on the lunar surface.

Upcoming Defence Exhibitions

BRAHMOS Missile Systems

Headlines

Brahmand World Defence Update 2018

Image Gallery