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Navy's new submarine hunter ineffective?

A yet-to-be-released US Department of Defence report has found that the Indian Navy’s expensive new Boeing P-8I multi-mission maritime aircraft ineffective at surveillance and detection and......

Navy's new submarine hunter ineffective?

A yet-to-be-released US Department of Defence report has found that the Indian Navy’s expensive new Boeing P-8I multi-mission maritime aircraft ineffective at surveillance and detection and......

Obama appoints woman for second top Pentagon post

US President Barack Obama has appointed a woman for the second topmost post in the Department of Defence. Christine Fox has been appointed as the Deputy Secretary of Defence, Defence Secretary......

Replaced officer will continue to handle chopper case: DefMin

A day after he was replaced as in-charge of the department handling the controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal, defence ministry on Saturday said Joint Secretary Upamanyu Chatterjee will......

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......

How spectrum swapping will help debt-laden telcos

In a significant breakthrough, the defence ministry and the department of telecommunications, or DoT, have resolved the contentious issue of spectrum swapping. Image:  Indian telcos are......

DoT asks defence to vacate 80 MHz more

The department of telecommunicationshas asked for vacation of an additional 80 MHz from the defence services to meet the needs of the telecom industry. The vacation of additional 2G and 3G spectrum......

Services attract highest FDI despite Make in India push

Out of the total FDI inflows of $31 bn received during April-March 2014-15, the services sector accounted for almost 17% of the cumulative inflows.  Despite the government's efforts to......

Essar created 'corporate veil' to conceal holding in Loop: CBI

The Central Bureau India (CBI) on Monday alleged before a special court that Essar Group of companies had created a "corporate veil" through a web of firms to "conceal" its actual holding in Loop......

Indian Railways, Army among world's biggest employers: Study

Railways and the Indians Army are among the world's biggest employers, together employing a whopping 2.7 million people, said a report. Though it is often said that Indian Railways is the largest......

England head for Twenty20 title defence on winning note

England will depart for their Twenty20 World Cup defence in Sri Lanka in good heart after squaring the three-match series against South Africa with an emphatic 28-run win at Edgbaston on Wednesday.......

Did Lahiri's inexperience cost him at British Open?

India’s Anirban Lahiri looks on during the third round of the 144th Open Championship at The Old Course. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images Anirban Lahiri believes a lack of experience......

England rout Australia to win first Ashes Test

England's players celebrate the wicket of Brad Haddin. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images Stuart Broad and Moeen Ali led England's charge to a 169-run victory over Australia with a day to......

United States asks Swiss to extradite 7 in FIFA inquiry

Two policemen stand in front of the FIFA headquarters. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images The United States has asked Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in an......

Anand crushes Carlsen, jumps to joint third in Norway Chess

Viswanathan Anand (left) in action against Magnus Carlsen. Photograph: World Chess Championship Five-time World champion Viswanathan Anand defeated reigning World champion Magnus Carlsen to jump......
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Nato set for emergency Turkey talks

Envoys from all 28 Nato countries are to hold a emergency meeting to discuss Turkey's campaign against the Islamic State (IS) group and Kurdish... ...

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The man behind Pokhran 2 and India's nuclear weaponisation

New Delhi: After India's first nuclear test carried out on May 18, 1974 in Rajasthan's Pokhran, no nuclear tests took place till 1998 when the then... ...

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Committee wants MoD to look upon private industry as an ally

Stressing on the 'Make in India' initiative, a Ministry of Defence appointed committee has recommended enhanced private sector involvement in... ...

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APJ Abdul Kalam's body flown to Delhi, govtseven-day state mourning

Jul 28, 2015 09:50 (IST) Real tribute to Dr Kalam would be following simplicity, says Venkaiah Naidu 09:47 (IST) Government announces a... ...

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US and Turkey to work together to drive Islamic State from Northern Syria

Turkey: The US and Turkey have agreed to work together to drive Islamic State jihadists from northern Syria, senior US officials said on Monday, as... ...

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