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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......

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......

India has to sustain high growth rates: Jaitley

Highlighting India’s growth story, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said it is imperative to maintain high growth rates. "China maintained over nine per cent growth rate for almost three......

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.......

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......

FIFA's Blatter, Valcke hire top US lawyers for corruption probe

FIFA president Sepp Blatter and its secretary general Jerome Valcke have both hired high-powered US lawyers to represent them as a corruption probe roils soccer's global governing body.Blatter......

Pistorius to be released on parole in August

Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius stands beside his sister Aimee during court proceedings at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photograph: Leon Sadiki/Pool/Reuters South......
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Girl was unsure of sexual harassment complaint

Amid allegations of attempts to hush up a molestation row in St Stephen’s College, its principal Valson Thampu on Saturday said it was not... ...

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Indian eves to clash with Japan in World Hockey League Semi-final

India July 04(IM):An exhilarating game of hockey was witnessed here at Antwerp when the Indian Women Hockey team met Italy and at the end of... ...

http://www.indianmirror.com/news/2015/jul/04/Indian-eves-to-clash-with-Japan-in-World-Hockey-League-Semi-final.html
04 PM India Issues 73 Licences For Defence Hardware Manufacture The Indian government has issued 73 licences for the manufacture of defence hardware by Indian private firms during the last

The Indian government has issued 73 licences for the manufacture of defence hardware by Indian private firms during the last 12 months. The... ...

http://www.defenseworld.net/news/13361/India_Issues_73_Licences_For_Defence_Hardware_Manufacture
UPDATE 2-Defence minister rejected as Taliban battle near Kabul

(Recasts with battle, quotes) By Jessica Donati and Mirwais Harooni KABUL, July 4 (Reuters) - Afghanistan's parliament rejected a second nominee... ...

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Proposal for annual police check for PIB renewal scrapped

New Delhi, July 4 (PTI) The government has scrapped a proposal under which journalists accredited to Press Information Bureau (PIB) would have to... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/6219123_Proposal-for-annual-police-check-for-PIB-renewal-scrapped-.html

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