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Exclusive! Manohar Parrikar on his plans for India's defence

'The armed forces have been given clear indication that they have to give priority to Make in India and indigenisation and dependence on foreign source should be reduced.' 'Almost Rs 90,000 crores......

Seventh Pay Commission's biggest losers: The armed forces

The 7th CPC places the Indian Police Service (and, almost in passing, the Indian Forest Service) on a level with the Indian Administrative Service, leaving the military out in the cold, observes......

Let veterans prove OROP stir is not politically motivated: Parrikar

Terming the attempts by war veterans to burn medals as an insult to the nation and armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said it was for protesting ex-service personnel to prove......

Parrikar adds muscle to armed forces with projects worth Rs 11,000 crore

The defence ministry on Thursday cleared proposals worth Rs 11,000 crore for the modernisation of the armed forces including procurement of four multi-purpose vessels for the navy and upgradation......

Parrikar bats for combat role for women in armed forces

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday batted for combat roles for women in the armed forces, but said a policy decision will soon be made after studying the implications as it may have some......

HSBC whistleblower Falciani sentenced to 5 years in prison

Herve Falciani, who refused to appear for trial in Switzerland, has been charged of industrial espionage. Image: Former HSBC employee Herve Falciani leaked details of bank account holders in......

Starc likely to miss rest of Adelaide Test

Scans reveal early stage stress fracture in Starc's right foot after he was forced off the field for treatment during the first day's play of the day-night Test on Friday   Image: Mitchell......

India sight victory in Nagpur as South Africa succumb to spin

20 wickets fall on Day 2 in third Test Proteas dismissed for a record-low 79 IMAGE: India captain Virat Kohli and Dean Elgar of South Africa chat after play on Day 2 in the third Test in......
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Under tight security, pope urges peace in central Africa

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3 youths held for stone attack on Argentina Hockey team bus

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FIA closes loopholes in aero case

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Nepal detains, frees Indian security personnel

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