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US moves forward on $855 mn gun deal with India

The United States Department of Defence has notified the Congress the sale of 145 state-of-the-art 155mm towed Howitzers to India worth about $885 million. The Indian government has requested a......

US official line: How Osama was shot and buried

Following is the transcript of the US Department of Defence background briefing with senior defence officials from the Pentagon and senior Intelligence officials by telephone on US operations......

Pentagon may allow Sikhs to join US army

Following an outcry from the Sikh community, the United States Defence Department has decided to review its policy, which prevents Sikhs from joining the country's armed forces. On behalf of......

Raj De US Homeland Security advisor

Attorney Raj De has been appointed to the board of advisors of the United States Department of Homeland Security and Defense Business Council to which he is expected to `bring an impressive range......

US sends another 300 military personnel to Iraq

The United States has deployed an additional 300 military personnel to violence-hit Iraq to augment the security of American embassy in Baghdad, its support facilities and the Baghdad International......

Why India Inc is defensive when it comes to reporting frauds

When in December last year Grant Thornton, one of the biggest accounting firms in the world, conducted a survey among 250-odd CXOs and business heads in India on perception of fraud risks, it threw......

White House testing smartphones other than Blackberry

The White House is conducting security tests for several smart phones, including those of Samsung and LG for internal use, threatening one of the last and most high-profile strongholds of......

IPR: US trade body bats for India despite tough resistance

The US-India Business Council has written to the US Trade Representative imploring him not to designate India a Priority Foreign Country next month under the Special 301 provisions. The council......

For J P Morgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now

J P Morgan Chase & Co CEO Jamie Dimon has pleaded with and complained to the U.S. Justice Department but cannot convince the government to end its criminal probe of his bank because prosecutors are......

How the US government shut down will affect services

The US government began a partial shutdown on Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, potentially putting up to 1 million workers on unpaid leave, closing national parks and stalling medical......

Ranji round-up: Jiwanjot, Mandeep lead Punjab's comeback vs Delhi

Jiwanjot Singh's brilliant century and captain Mandeep Singh's fluent half-century helped Punjab stage a great comeback to gain the upperhand against Delhi, on the third day of the Ranji Trophy......

Yuvraj gets a duck as Delhi dismiss Punjab for a paltry 74

Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir's dogged insistence of playing on a seaming track was vindicated once again as the hosts bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a fog-hit first day of the Ranji......

Celebrating fans cause minor earthquake In US football game

Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as a minor earthquake, local......

EPL: Jol sacked by Fulham after six defeats in a row

Martin Jol's two-year spell as Fulham manager ended on Sunday after the Dutchman proved unable to reverse the club's sinking fortunes. Dutchman Jol was sacked and recently-appointed coach Rene......

Champions Trophy: South Africa crush Pakistan to keep hopes alive

Prolific batsman Hashim Amla (81) hit a splendid half-century before Ryan McLaren took four wickets as South Africa mauled Pakistan by 67 runs to keep themselves in the race for the ICC Champions......

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subhash
Q. Who will be our next defense minister? Do you think Gen. V.K. Singh ( rtd ), who is now MP, can become a good defense minister because he is from the same field ?
Subhash:  A.  more

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radhika ahuja
Q. oh ! lot of political questions are going on here !no room for general questions ha ??
Radhika Ahuja:  A. Doubted. He may be minister of state in the Department more

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FekuSingh
Q. what we Indians have learnt from Uttarkhand tragedy ?
FekuSingh:  A. Just come out and say what you want. e-mails to a Professor are likely to end up in the SPAM box...I know that is what I did with mine. You need to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-we-indians-have-learnt-from-uttarkhand-tragedy-/25923115/answers/27315615

pravin
Q. The US defence department building is known as
Pravin:  A. we never learn from anything. that is what history tells. we have seen so many bomb blasts, terrorist attacks, natural calamities due to our...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-us-defence-department-building-is-known-as/25513562/answers/25923157

Ravinesh Kumar
Q. One of the largest employer in the World is Google, can you tell the largest employer in Asia?
Ravinesh Kumar:  A. pentagon ?? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/one-of-the-largest-employer-in-the-world-is-google-can-you-t/23903812/answers/25513567

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eQuip! Government Property Management Software Supports the New IUID Registry Requirements Effective on Aug. 1

PRWeb 2014-07-22 Starting August 1, the DOD's IUID registry will have new requirements for contractors to update their government property... ...

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Russia questions Ukraine and US over Malaysian Airlines #MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine

Russia on Monday released military monitoring reports which showed a military jet, SU-25 which belonged to Kiev following Malaysian Airline's MH17... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-russia-questions-ukraine-and-us-over-malaysian-airlines-mh17-crash-in-eastern-ukraine-2004265
Egypt calls for Israeli, Palestinian peace talks

Egypt's foreign minister raised the possibility Tuesday of restarting stalled peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians as part of negotiating... ...

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2008 law unexpectedly at center of border debate

Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help... ...

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Sashi Krishnan, Birla Sun Life Insurance

In a chat with ET Now, Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors, shares his views on the markets. Excerpts: ET Now: The Indian markets... ...

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