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US okays sale of infrared target sight systems to Pakistan

The US Department of Defence has awarded a $284.6 million contract to Lockheed Martin to produce infrared target sight systems for the US Navy and Pakistan, a media report said on Saturday. The......

3 Sikh soldiers sue Department of Defence to keep articles of faith

Three Sikh soldiers on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against the Department of Defence seeking to serve in the US armed forces without being forced to compromise with their articles of faith like......

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......

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......

Why tur dal has suddenly become CHEAPER

FCI’s suspension of tur under MSP is likely to force farmers to undergo distress sales of the commodity. Government-owned food grains procurement agency, Food Corporation of India (FCI), has......

Jaitley meets US commerce secretary, bats for H-1B

Jaitley told Ross about the contribution of highly-skilled Indians in the economic development of the United States and India and stressed that they should continue to do so, which is in the best......

CAG to audit fallout of demonetisation

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India plans to audit the impact of note ban and the affect it has had on government tax revenues, said CAG Shashi Kant Sharma. In an interview, he said the......

929,000 people didn't respond to I-T queries, action will be taken: Jaitley

The authorities had sought explanation from these 18 lakh entities through SMS and emails Action will "definitely" be taken against 929,000 entities who have not responded to the I-T department's......

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.......

PIX: Gujarat Lions beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wkts

IMAGE: Andrew Tye of the Gujarat Lions celebrates the wicket of Ben Stokes of Rising Pune Supergiant. Photograph: BCCI Debutant Andrew Tye registered the second hat-trick of the day as a......

PHOTOS: Pollard scripts dramatic Mumbai win

IMAGE: Krunal Pandya of the Mumbai Indians and Kieron Pollard celebrate. Photograph: BCCI Kieron Pollard scripted Mumbai Indian's sensational four-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore......

PHOTOS: Patient Pujara helps India narrow deficit after Cummins blows

Images from Day 3 of the third Test between India and Australia in Ranchi on Saturday. Scorecard IMAGE: Cheteshwar Pujara. Photograph: BCCI Top order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara compiled an......

Reverse swing will make Starc difference in Bengaluru Test

'These balls scuff up well early on. Reverse swing will be huge for us. If we can get it going we've got two of the best reverse swing bowlers in the world. They will still be huge weapons for us'......
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Rajnath, Jaitley, Sonia condole actor-politician Vinod Khanna's death

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday took to Twitter to express condolence over veteran actor-politician Vinod Khanna 's demise, adding... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/rajnath-jaitley-sonia-condole-actor-politician-vinod-khanna-s-death-59078.html
'100 days of Trump admin show positive trend for Indo-US ties'

The first hundred days of the Trump administration have shown a positive trend for the Indo-US relationship and the upward trajectory of ties was... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/608882/100-days-trump-admin-show.html
Friendly fire may have killed US troops in Afghanistan

Two US soldiers who died this week during an operation targeting Islamic State (IS) militants in Afghanistan may have been killed by friendly fire,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a736838.html
Lavasa panel suggests changes in allowances to govt employees

The Lavasa Committee has suggested modifications in some allowances applicable universally to all employees and also for those in specific... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/lavasa-panel-suggests-changes-in-allowances-to-govt-employees-117042800886_1.html
China announces anti-THAAD drills as U.S. speeds up deployment in S. Korea

China has announced to conduct live-fire drills and test new weapons to counter the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), an anti-missile... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/china-announces-anti-thaad-drills-as-u-s-speeds-up-deployment-in-s-korea-117042800223_1.html

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