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Russia supplying air defence system to separatists: US

The Pentagon has said Russia was supplying air defence system to the Ukrainian separatists believed to have shot down the Malaysian airliner earlier this month killing all of the nearly 300 people......

Chopper scam: Italy shelves case against Finmeccannica

Italian prosecutors have "shelved" proceedings against defence major Finmeccannica, the parent firm of AgustaWestland, saying it had nothing to do with the alleged corruption in India's Rs......

National war memorial likely to come up near India Gate

On the 15th anniversary of the Kargil War, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley   said the government will soon finalise the site for construction of a "grand" national war memorial. After......

Jaitley to chair meeting of BJP leaders, ministers every Monday

As part of government's efforts to ensure better coordination with the party, Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will chair a meeting of its leaders and ministers every Monday. According to......

Coming soon: New bridge to crossover India's dangerous rivers

The Defence Research and Development Organisation has designed a low-cost bridge, which can be used by civilians to cross small streams, rivulets and rivers. The technology will be......

FDI hike in defence to boost economy: FM

Rejecting criticism over the hike in FDI cap in defence sector to 49 per cent, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the step was necessary for boosting domestic industry of a country which......

Rupee ends lower as dollar demand offsets shares recovery

The Indian rupee fell for a second session in a row as dollar demand from state-run banks for oil-and defence-related payments offset a recovery in shares after a five-day losing streak. India's......

Govt allocates Rs 2.29 lakh crore to the Defence Ministry

As part of military modernisation drive, Government today allocated Rs 2.29 lakh crore  (Rs 2.29 trillion) for the Defence Ministry in the Budget, marking an increase of around 12.5 per cent......

US trade body seeks relaxation in FDI norms in insurance and defence

The US India Business Council has sought an increase in foreign direct investment cap in key sectors like insurance and defence in Modi government's maiden Budget to be presented on Thursday. It......

FDI above 26% in defence sector on case-by-case basis: Jaitley

Foreign Direct Investment beyond 26 per cent in defence sector may be permitted on a case-to-case basis in areas that can result in access to modern and state-of-the art technology, the government......

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......

World Cup: Playmaker Messi crucial to Argentina's success

Lionel Messi is not only Argentina's key attacking threat but he is also instrumental in helping the defence. Long suspected as being their weak point, Argentina’s defence have gone through......

Sports Shorts: Froome out, Nibali in command after Tour mayhem

Chaos and carnage rained down on the Tour de France on Wednesday as defending champion Chris Froome crashed out of the race on stage five and Italian Vincenzo Nibali seized control. On a miserable......

Brazil's defence goes missing in embarrassing defeat

Brazil have been blamed for not being attacking enough since the World Cup started but it was their once admired defence that will carry the can for Tuesday's incredible 7-1 loss to Germany. Brazil......

Cricket Buzz: Flower defends Cook captaincy

Former England coach Andy Flower has launched an impassioned defence of Alastair Cook, describing the under-fire captain as a cricketer who has achieved extraordinary things for his country and......
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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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UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Thursday July 31

(Adds company news, futures) EDINBURGH, July 31 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen edging higher on Thursday, with futures on the index... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/07/31/markets-britain-factors-idINL6N0Q61YX20140731
Paes Throws New Twist

Indian Tennis player Leander Paes and estranged live-in partner Rhea Pillai have been fighting a case after the latter filed a complaint against... ...

http://entertainment.oneindia.in/bollywood/news/2014/leander-paes-rhea-pillai-case-paes-throws-new-twist-155580.html
Dabang Delhi owner Radha Kapoor on her plans for Pro-Kabaddi League players

Wrapping her Dabang Delhi red and blue jacket tightly around her, Radha Kapoor displays no trace of nervousness as her team takes on Pune at the... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/panache/dabang-delhi-owner-radha-kapoor-on-her-plans-for-pro-kabaddi-league-players/articleshow/39339526.cms
Time to think others things

At least 92 Palestinians were killed today, including 20 at a UN-run school, in fierce fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza and the death toll... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/death-toll-gaza-crosses-1300-un-school-hit#comment-283069
Eutelsat Ties up Procurement and Launch Contracts for EUTELSAT 172B Asia-Pacific Satellite

From the Wires Eutelsat Ties up Procurement and Launch Contracts for EUTELSAT172B Asia-Pacific Satellite Jul. 31, 2014 01:00 AM... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3131801

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