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China unveils new missile defence system

China has unveiled its latest surface-to-air missile system for the first time coinciding with President Xi Jinping's four-nation tour, including India. The HongQi-10 missile system, which can......

Swaraj, Karzai agree to intensify security, defence ties

India on Wednesday assured all possible help to the Afghan people to realise their vision of a strong, independent and prosperous Afghanistan as the two countries agreed to intensify cooperation in......

Defence forces battle force of nature in J&K to rescue thousands

Thousands of defence personnel are working overtime to rescue lakhs of people still stranded in the floods in Jammu and Kashmir.As the death toll in the worst flooding to hit the state in six......

India, Japan to elevate strategic ties, speed up nuke deal

India and Japan on Monday agreed to enhance their defence and strategic cooperation to a new level during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Shinzo Abe, who also decided......

India, Japan set to intensify defence cooperation

India and Japan are set to intensify defence cooperation with the two sides likely to launch a security consultative framework involving their foreign and defence ministers. The two countries are......

India, Vietnam to deepen cooperation in oil sectors

India on Monday decided to ramp up its engagement with Vietnam in the oil sector and deepen defence ties with the strategically-important country which called for a more active Indian role in......

Corporates should utilise ex-servicemen in workforce: Jaitley

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday urged the corporate sector to utilise the services of ex-servicemen for meeting their requirement for a highly trained and disciplined work force.......

FDI in defence may go up to 100% if CEO is Indian

Global defence equipment majors such as BAE Systems and Lockheed Martin could set up manufacturing units in India and bring in foreign direct investment (FDI) exceeding 49 per cent, provided the......

India Inc lauds Modi govt's push for economic reforms

Welcoming the nod to higher foreign direct investment in defence and opening up the railways infrastructure sector, India Inc on Thursday said the move reflects the Narendra Modi-led government's......

Mamata slams Modi govt over FDI in defence, railways

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday criticised the Narendra Modi government over foreign direct investment in defence and railways, claiming a 49 per cent FDI cap in defence......

Champions League: Arsenal defence weakened by injury before Dortmund clash

(Left-Right) Arsenal's Per Mertesacker, Aaron Ramsey, Danny Welbeck and Mesut Ozil warm up during a training session, on Monday, ahead of their Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund in......

'Dhoni will do well to be ready for the defence of the World Cup'

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images Mahendra Singh Dhoni's wicket-keeping skills in the Test format has came under scrutiny yet again with former New......

Holder Nadal out of US Open with wrist injury

Rafael Nadal pulled out of his US Open title defence this month because of a wrist problem, the world number two said on Monday.The 28-year-old Spaniard sustained the injury in practice last month......

BEST PHOTOS: How Arsenal breached City's defence wall to claim Shield

Arsenal, who went nine years without a trophy before winning the FA Cup in May, collected their second piece of silverware in three months when they crushed champions Manchester City 3-0 in the......

Sports Shorts: Barca to sign Valencia defender Mathieu

Valencia's French defender Jeremy Mathieu will join Barcelona for a fee of 20 million euros ($26.9 million), the Catalan club said on Wednesday. “Mathieu will sign a contract with FC......
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  People speak for defence

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soumyen sarkar
Q. Question of attitude.................... When an army or a security man dies in combating a violent situation, across the border or within the country, do you call it a sacrifice or just a death in harness?
Soumyen Sarkar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/question-of-attitude....................-when-an-army-or-a-s/27392999/answers/

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Should it be mandatory for all youth to serve the Nation for min 2yrs in any Defence division ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. i would call it sacrifice, because they are in army / defence forces. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-it-be-mandatory-for-all-youth-to-serve-the-nation-for/27390429/answers/27393004

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. To be a secret agent for a country, one should be from Defence background or there r any special qualifications / courses for these career option ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. that would be great.. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-be-a-secret-agent-for-a-country-one-should-be-from-defenc/27376649/answers/27390431

Sharmila Bose
Q. There was a systematic approach taken by Media to target Defence Minister to resign when Naval Chief resigned on submarine accidents. I think Modi's Strategists wanted to stop the appointment of the new Army Chief, which is a present day issue with Subramaniam Swamy..Your views.
Sharmila Bose:  A. As per my info they pick people frm police background or finance etc too but very rarely frm non armed background more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-was-a-systematic-approach-taken-by-media-to-target-def/27372516/answers/27376655

Francisco
Q. Where are the Indian Military Academy (IMA) and the National Defence Academy (NDA) located in India?
Francisco:  A. dont ask question on ramdev and swami more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-are-the-indian-military-academy-ima-and-the-national-d/27353933/answers/27372524

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Yemen expected to reach agreement with Shia rebels

Sanaa, Sep 18 Yemeni officials expect the government to reach an agreement with the Shia Houthi rebels who are besieging the capital Sanaa in an... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a490494.html
Gilchrist gets another chance to keep to Warne

Adam Gilchrist could not keep to Shane Warne in the Lord's bicentennial match early this year as the bowler got injured (Photo: AFP) Melbourne:... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140918/sports-cricket/article/gilchrist-gets-another-chance-keep-warne
L&T wins order to construct an airbase in Oman; shares surge 3.57%

The contract was secured by the buildings and factories business of L&T (Oman) Llc, a subsidiary of L&T. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint Mumbai:... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Companies/NpKCGpDmFRabSoB61SvoUL/LT-wins-order-to-construct-an-airbase-in-Oman.html
Nod to pending Pathankot-Leh strategic railway project

Defence Ministry has decided to extend Pathankot-Jogindernagar narrow gauge line to broad gauge and further lay additional line to Mandi and Leh of... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2461305&n_date=20140918&cat=India
Report

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to name a new director general for the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) next week. He is also... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/sharif-likely-to-name-new-isi-chief-next-week-report-114091800782_1.html

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