Central departments, states told to ensure info such as Aadhaar nos, bank details not published anywhereThe directive follows a backlash on social media over the online publication of personal info such as Aadhaar nos, bank account details, names and addresses.
$59bn worth of Defence procurement cleared by Modi Govt. in 3 years A whopping Rs 4 lakh crore ($59-bn) worth of military procurement involving 136 proposals were cleared by the government in the last three years as part of efforts to modernise the armed forces.
‘Make in India’ push in defence starts yielding positive results A push to “Make in India” policy in defence procurements by Manohar Parrikar has started showing results after he left as the defence minister to take back the reigns of Goa as its chief minister.
Three stone pelters and one militant killed during Budgam encounter in J&K Three youth were killed on Tuesday and 18 others were injured as security forces clashed with stone- pelters trying to disrupt an anti-militancy operation which ended with the killing of a militant in Budgam district of Kashmir.
Will Trump Administration Increase Drone Strikes in Pakistan? On March 2, a suspected U.S. drone strike inside Pakistan killed two Taliban militants in the country’s tribal region — the first drone attack in the country since Donald Trump became president.
The $1-bn Anti-Tank Spike Missile Deal comes with Full Technology Transfer to India; India is keen to sign multi-billion-dollar defence deals with Israel for anti-tank missiles, drones and other defence equipment, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit expected to be in mid-2017.