Ministry of Defence

"Chowkidaar Is Chor, Hence Proved": Rahul Gandhi 's Rafale Retort To PM

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today welcomed the investigative report by English daily The Hindu, which has accessed a defense ministry note that records its objections to the involvement Prime Minister’s Office in the Rafale deal with France. The report conclusively establishes the PMO was involved in the deal and it makes the Supreme Court judgment on Rafale questionable since “information was withheld from the court,” Mr Gandhi said. The internal

Balloon came flying in from Pakistan, possibly to test our security: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said the balloon-shaped object that was shot down by a Sukhoi-30 fighter aircraft came flying from the Pakistani side. “Ministry of Defence has written a letter to the Ministry of External Affairs to take up the matter with Pakistan. Though it had no payload, it could have been set to test our security and gauge our response time. In 15 minutes Sukhoi (from Jodhpur)