Explosions in Jabalpur Ordnance Factory

Newsroom24x7 Staff Jabalpur: Loud explosions rocked the Ordnance factory at Khagaria,  Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh this evening The epicentre of the blasts was the filling section. The magnitude of the continuous explosions was so huge that flames could be seen from several kilometers. Fire engines were immediately rushed and the District Administration was keeping full…

India successfully test fires Agni-V missile

Newsroom24x7 Staff “ Successful test firing of Agni V makes every Indian very proud. It will add tremendous strength to our strategic defence. The successful test firing of Agni V is the result of the hardwork of DRDO and its scientists. I congratulate them. – Narendra Modi Prime Minister of India NEW DELHI: India today tested…

Suicide by Army veteran on OROP issue: Rahul, Kajriwal attend funeral

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhiwani (Haryana): Congress vice Prsident Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were prominent among others who attended the funeral of Ex-Armyman Ram Kishan Grewal, who committed suicide by consuming poison on Tuesday night in New Delhi protesting against the poor implementation of the One-rank-one-Pension scheme bythe Union Government. The Delhi Chief…

Double standards cannot be used while fighting terrorism: Russian Defence Minister

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation and General of the Army Sergei Shoigu today said that double or triple standards cannot be used while fighting terrorism. The Russian Defence Minister, jointly with Defence Minister of India Manohar Parrikar, was attending the 16th session of the Russian-Indian Inter-governmental Commission for Military and Technical Cooperation in New Delhi today.…

CBI registers case in US $ 210 Million Embraer deal

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against some unidentified officials of Ministry of Defence and Research and Development Organisation (DRDO); a Brazilian aerospace company and its officials; a Singapore based firm and some individuals yet to be identified on charges of corruption linked with the procurement of three modified Embraer…

INS Tihayu Joins the Indian Navy

Newsroom24x7 Staff Visakhapatnam: The Indian Navy commissioned the highly manoeuvrable fast attack craft INS Tihayu at the Eastern Naval Command today 19 October 16. The ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy by Vice Admiral HCS Bisht AVSM, ADC Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Naval Command at a formal ceremony held at Naval Dockyard…

India, France sign deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: India and France today signed the much awaited Euro 7.87-billion (Rs 590,000 million) deal for the Multirole Rafale fighter jets that would be equipped with latest missiles and weapon system besides special configuration to give the Indian Air Force greater striking capacity against Pakistan. The Inter-Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister…