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Rajnath Singh criticises Congress, BJD for stalled development in Odisha, lauds PM Modi’s leadership
Rajnath Singh criticises Congress, BJD for stalled development in Odisha, lauds PM Modi’s leadership

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh criticized the Congress and BJD's governance in Odisha, citing poor development over 75 years. He praised PM Modi's leadership and the BJP's achievements including Article 370 abrogation and Ram Temple construction. Singh also highlighted issues under BJD rule like halted benefits from Central schemes.

  • Sunday, 19 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
BJD’s exit from Odisha certain; Congress ‘murdered’ democracy, says Rajnath Singh

BJP wants to save the resources of the nation and people’s time. Hence, the party has decided to implement ‘One Nation, One Election', said Rajnath Singh.

  • Friday, 10 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
BJP’s character is not like BJD or Congress; we do what we say: Rajnath Singh in Odisha

In his address, Rajnath Singh said that a lot of development work has taken place in the country under 10 years of PM Narendra Modi’s leadership. Singh assured that things can be rapidly improved in Kalahandi, which is considered as one of the backward places, if the BJP comes to power in Odisha.

  • Wednesday, 08 May 2024
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen; reviews military preparedness

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield, to review India's military readiness and interacted with troops. The visit highlighted ongoing enhancements including the deployment of the first woman officer at this strategic locale.

  • Monday, 22 April 2024
‘Didn’t get parole for mother’s funeral’ during Emergency: Rajnath Singh narrates what real ‘dictato
‘Didn’t get parole for mother’s funeral’ during Emergency: Rajnath Singh narrates what real ‘dictatorship’ means

Later, his mother suffered a brain haemorrhage after learning that he would have to stay in the jail for long as the Emergency was extended.

  • Friday, 12 April 2024
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
Defence Minister approves extension of resettlement facilities to invalidated cadets

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a proposal for the extension of resettlement facilities to cadets who are invalidated on medical grounds due to causes attributable to military trainin

  • Sunday, 17 March 2024
Union Minister Rajnath Singh
Govt targets Rs 50,000 cr defence exports by 2028-29: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

The Minister said India now imports technology "only when our own innovation falls short".

  • Thursday, 07 March 2024
General Elections 2024
BJP heavyweights- Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Nitin Gadkari, Rajnath Singh to visit Odisha ahead of general elections 2024

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is also scheduled to visit Odisha on February 22 and attend several programmes here.

  • Monday, 12 February 2024
Armed forces being equipped with latest weaponry: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
Armed forces being equipped with latest weaponry: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Singh also said the country does not want to depend on imported weapons. The government's aim is to "Make in India, Make for the world", he said addressing a National Security Conclave here.

  • Monday, 26 June 2023
Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir is a part of India: Union Minister Rajnath Singh
Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir is a part of India: Union Minister Rajnath Singh

Referring to the stand-off in eastern Ladakh in 2020, he said  that the Chinese Army ignored protocols and unilaterally tried to change the status quo on the LAC. He lauded the valour and dedication of the Indian Army which foiled the attempts by PLA to change the status quo.

  • Monday, 26 June 2023
Rajnath Singh doing Yoga onboard INS Vikrant
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh participates in yoga celebrations on board INS Vikrant

Cutting across their ranks, the defence personnel positioned themselves in various rows and performed different asanas according to the instructions for nearly an hour.

  • Wednesday, 21 June 2023
Defence Minister opens first-of-its-kind IAF Heritage Centre in Chandigarh
Defence Minister opens first-of-its-kind IAF Heritage Centre in Chandigarh

The country's first IAF Heritage Centre, spanning over an area of 17,000 sq ft, has been set up in the Government Press building in Sector 18 to preserve the rich heritage of the IAF and to inspire the young minds to join the armed forces.

  • Monday, 08 May 2023
SCO Defence Ministers' meet: Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with Russian counterpart
SCO Defence Ministers' meet: Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with Russian counterpart

The Ministry of Defence said that during the meeting, both the ministers discussed various matters related to regional peace and security.

  • Friday, 28 April 2023
Rajnath Singh
Rajnath Singh tests positive for Covid

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has tested positive for Covid-19. He was scheduled to attend the Indian Air Force Commanders' Conference here on Thursday, but had to skip it after being tested positive for the virus.

  • Thursday, 20 April 2023
Rajnath Singh lauds Navy for protecting national interests
Rajnath Singh lauds Navy for protecting national interests

Rajnath Singh, who arrived in Goa on Monday afternoon, reviewed the operational capabilities of the navy during the Naval Commanders' Conference held aboard India's first Indigenous Aircraft Carrier INS Vikrant.

  • Monday, 06 March 2023
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