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Make in India: 6 desi submarines worth Rs 50,000 cr to be built

Defence projects worth a whopping Rs 80,000 crore were on Saturday cleared by the government which decided that six submarines will be made indigenously and over 8,000 Israeli anti-tank guided......

Can NaMo do a NaRa?

'According national security and higher defence management empathetic political attention they warrant is critical. Will Prime Minister Modi pick up this gauntlet?' asks C Uday Bhaskar. Prime......

India's missile programme for peace: DRDO chief

Defence Research Development and Organisation Director General Avinash Chander on Saturday said that India's missile programme is purely aimed at peace in the country. Chander, who is also the......

Amid tensions at border, PM Modi meets army, navy, air force chiefs

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley with Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Admiral RK. Dhowan and General Dalbir Singh at the Combined Commanders’ Conference.......

By 2020, India will be missile-import free: DRDO to PMO

Defence Research and Development Organisation plans to make the country "missile import free" by 2022, the agency has told the Prime Minister's Office. "Our target is to make India missile-import......

Modi, Obama discuss trade; US extends defence pact by 10 years

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama at the Martin Luther King memorial, in Washington DC. Photograph: PIB   On the final day of Prime Minister Narendra......

HAL chief moots five-point agenda for 'Make in India'

The ‘Make in India’ concept in the defence sector has the potential to help India meet 70 per cent of its defence needs in a few years.  Today, domestic production meets only 30......

Tata companies band together for bigger piece of defence pie

With an eye on the govt's multi-billion dollar defence spending, the group is working to formalise its 14 defence-related companies into a single cluster.  In July, when Tata group Chairman......

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.......

Williams gets kind draw for WTA Finals defence

(L-R) Caroline Wozniacki, Agnieszka Radwanska, Petra Kvitova, Serena Williams, Stacey Allaster Chairman and CEO of the WTA, Maria Sharapova, Ana Ivanovic, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep at the......

World Jr Chess: Padmini Rout bounces back into reckoning

If Mae Frayna Janelle hoped to shock Padmini Rout with her choice of the ‘Alekhine Defence’ (which very rarely makes an appearance these days) on the very first move, then it was......

Euro 2016 qualifiers: Slovakia stun defending champs Spain; England labout to win

Players of the Slovia football team celebrate after their win over Spain on Thursday. Photograph: UEFA Euro/Facebook Holders Spain suffered their first defeat in qualifying for a major tournament......

Wanted! New Puyol to fix Barcelona's leaky defence

Carles Puyol of FC Barcelona looks. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images Friday marks 15 years since Carles Puyol made his debut for Barcelona and coach Luis Enrique might be wishing he had......

Glaring defensive limitations undermine United's hopes

Dejected Manchester United players look on as they head towards a 5-3 defeat during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images A plethora of......
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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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Wife cries foul over sailor's 'illness'

Kochi, Oct. 25 (PTI): The wife of a sailor who had alleged financial irregularities by senior naval officers today claimed her husband was being... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141026/jsp/nation/story_18966058.jsp
Eye on China, India boosts ties with Sri Lanka

India is eyeing to build its defence ties with Sri Lanka to counter China's inroads in the Indian Ocean. New Delhi: India is strengthening its... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141026/nation-current-affairs/article/eye-china-india-boosts-ties-sri-lanka
6 made-in-India subs for Navy

Govt clears defence projects worth Rs 80,000 crore The six indigenously built diesel-electric submarines will cost Rs 50,000 crore A panel of... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141026/main2.htm
Too Few Men, Too Much to Do, Tired Cops Take to Mischief

NEW DELHI: A 222-page report, Manpower Assessment of Delhi Police by Joint Commissioner of Police Sanjay Beniwal prepared over 14 months by... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/thesundaystandard/Too-Few-Men-Too-Much-to-Do-Tired-Cops-Take-to-Mischief/2014/10/26/article2493064.ece
'Tortured' Navy Man's Mom Seeks Action against Officials

KOCHI: The mother of a shipwright artificer in the Navy on Friday wrote a missive to the MP of Kaushambi, Vinod Sonkar, seeking action against her... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Tortured-Navy-Mans-Mom-Seeks-Action-against-Officials/2014/10/26/article2493608.ece

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