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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......

Defence ministry scraps Rs 6,000-cr tender for light choppers

The defence ministry on Friday scrapped a scam-tainted tender worth over Rs 6,000 crore to procure 197 light helicopters from foreign vendors and decided to allow indigenous players to manufacture......

Jaitley takes stock of submarine, warship construction

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday reviewed the progress of ‘Project 75' (indigenous submarine construction project) along with other ongoing warship projects, including P-15 B class......

India bans Finmeccannica from future contracts but allows ongoing ones

India on Tuesday barred scam-tainted Italian defence firm Finmeccannica from participating in future tenders while deciding to carry out ongoing contracts with the group and its subsidiary......

India responding adequately to Pak provocations: Jaitley

Amid repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said there has been a series of “provocations” by the Pakistani Army and the country’s......

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......

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......

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......
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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

  Web results for Defence
Off-Colour Sindhu Fails to Better Bronze

HYDERABAD: PV Sindhu, who made history on Friday, had to be satisfied with bronze for the second successive year as she was beaten by Carolina... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Off-Colour-Sindhu-Fails-to-Better-Bronze/2014/08/31/article2407052.ece
Media Trial Must End Once Judicial Trial Begins

Our Supreme Court is contemplating laying down norms regarding the phenomenon of media trials. Some basic facets must be borne in mind. Media, as... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/columns/Media-Trial-Must-End-Once-Judicial-Trial-Begins/2014/08/31/article2406118.ece
Protesters March to Pakistan PM's House; 300 Injured in Overnight Clash

Islamabad: At least 300 people were wounded in clashes between police and protesters in Pakistan's capital Islamabad, hospital officials said on... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/protesters-march-to-pakistan-pm-s-house-300-injured-in-overnight-clash-with-police-584395?pfrom=home-lateststories
Acche din for economy around the corner, says Arun Jaitley

Minister for finance, corporate affairs and defence Arun Jaitley with minister of state for commerce & industry Nirmala Sitharaman in New Delhi on... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-acche-din-for-economy-around-the-corner-says-arun-jaitley-2014936
Close to 100 Days, Modi Gives His 100 Per Cent

NEW DELHI: Turnaround could be the cornerstone of the Narendra Modi government, 100 days down the line — an evaluation parameter he himself... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Close-to-100-Days-Modi-Gives-His-100-Per-Cent/2014/08/31/article2406768.ece

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