Nirmala Sitharaman

INSV Tarini arrives in Goa after historic circumnavigation; Nirmala Sitharaman welcomes all-woman crew

The expedition was covered in five legs, with stopovers at four ports - Fremantle in Australia, Lyttelton in New Zealand, Port Stanley in Falklands …

Sailing

Any comment on wanting peace will be taken seriously: Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that any comment on wanting peace will definitely be taken seriously. Sitharaman's comments …

Pakistan

Karnataka has rejected toxic, negative politics of Congress: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said people of Karnataka have rejected the "divisive, toxic and very negative" politics of Congress …

India

Chargesheet against Chidambaram is Congress’ Nawaz Sharif moment, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The defence minister dared Rahul Gandhi to investigate the senior party leader.<p>Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday hit out at former Union …

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Nawaz Sharif's remarks on militant organisations being active in Pakistan 'serious', says Nirmala Sitharaman

<b>New Delhi:</b> Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday dubbed as a “serious disclosure” Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif publicly …

India News

Govt will address Indian Navy’s critical needs: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman has assured top Indian Navy commanders …

Military

Karnataka Election Campaign Live Updates: Modi addresses SC/ST/OBC, Slum Morcha Karyakartas

09:14 AM IST<p>Posted by shreya biswas<p>PM Modi addresses SC/ST/OBC, Slum Morcha Karyakartas in Karnataka<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the …

India

There is no tension between India and China, says Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

But she parried questions on the presence of the Chinese Navy in the ocean.<p>Minister of Defence Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday that there was no …

India News

Nirmala Sitharaman criticizes victim blaming in rape cases

Share Email<p>Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman criticized the claim about a woman’s attire is the reason behind rape. Sitharaman, the first woman …

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman condemns death of Chennai tourist in Kashmir

Nirmala Sitharam spoke on the issue on Tuesday, when she was addressing the Naval Commanders Conference at Sena Bhawan in New Delhi.

India

In seven of 10 sexual abuse cases perpetrators known to victim: Nirmala Sitharaman

Nirmala Sitharaman termed "ridiculous" the views of those who cite dress as the reason for rape.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>Expressing concern about the …

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Nirmala Sitharaman says government working 'seriously' to bring women into combat roles

<b>New Delhi:</b> Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government was working "seriously" to have women in combat uniforms – a vow which, …

Indian Air Force

DMK workers show black flags, hurl stones, slippers at Nirmala Sitharaman's convoy

<b>Ramanathapuram:</b> Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's car came under attack from a group of DMK workers on Wednesday, who pelted it with stones, …

India

DMK workers hurl stones, footwear at Nirmala Sitharaman’s convoy

DMK volunteers attacked Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s convoy in Ramanathapuram with stones and footwear after BJP volunteers made provocative …

India

Cauvery Management Board row: Black flag protest against Nirmala Sitharaman in Tamil Nadu

A massive protest was held against Nirmala Sitharaman in Tamil Nadu's Ramanathapuram district with black flags being raised against the defence …

India

Differences shouldn't lead to disputes in India-China ties, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Differences should not lead to disputes in relations between India and China, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday as she met her …

India

Differences shouldn't lead to disputes in India-China ties: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

BEIJING: Differences should not lead to disputes in relations between India and China, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today as she met her …

India

Nirmala Sitharaman meets Chinese counterpart General Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of SCO meet

<b>Beijing:</b> Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday met her Chinese counterpart General Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of the Shanghai …

China

Nirmala Sitharaman arrives in Beijing, discussions with Chinese leaders, SCO defence ministers' meeting on agenda

<b>Beijing:</b> Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrived in China on Monday to attend a preparatory meeting related to upcoming summit of the Shanghai …

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Nirmala Sitharaman arrives in China to attend SCO defence ministers’ meeting

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is already at Beijing on a four-day visit here to attend the SCO Foreign Ministers meeting to finalise the …

India

See video: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman witnesses IAF exercise in northeast sector

After Pasighat, Nirmala Sitharaman proceeded to visit the Air to Ground weapons range at Dullong Mukh.<p>Written by | Chandigarh |<p>The Defence Minister …

Military

Nirmala Sitharaman visits India-China border in Arunachal Pradesh, inspects IAF's landing ground at Pasighat

<b>Tezpur:</b> Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday visited the India-China border in Arunachal Pradesh to inspect the Indian Air Force's …

India

Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman scheduled to be in Beijing on same day on April 24

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman are scheduled to be in Beijing on April 24 to attend different …

India

‘Indian missiles evince interest’, says Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Several countries have shown interest in the Indian missiles. Countries like Vietnam are keen on buying supersonic Bramhos missile from India.<p>By: | …

India

Achieving self-reliance in the defence sector significant to country: Defence Minsiter Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman said the NDA government had taken steps to streamline the defence procurement policy in 2016 to "simplify the entire process".<p>By: | …

India

Indian defence ministry website was not hacked but it was a technical glitch says government

The Indian Defence Ministry’s website and other <b>government sites</b> were hit by a technical issue on 6 April but had not been hacked, the government said.<p>…

India

Nirmala Sitharaman tweets about ministry website hacking, but cyber chief blames ‘hardware problems’

The websites of the ministries of defence, law and justice and home affairs were compromised.<p>The websites of the Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Law …

Cybersecurity

India defence ministry website hacked, Nirmala Sitharaman says

NEW DELHI: The Indian defence ministry's website was hacked on Friday and the government was working to restore it, Defence Minister Nirmala …

India

Nirmala Sitharaman takes dig at Congress, says party which imposed Emergency raising concerns on freedom of expression

<b>Lucknow:</b> Taking a dig at the Congress, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the party that imposed Emergency in the country and curbed …

India

Promoters of autocracy can't question freedom of expression: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attacks Congress

Express News Service<p>LUCKNOW: Launching a scathing attack on Congress party, Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday in Lucknow that those …

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