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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......

Volkswagen's fate hangs in balance, will it face criminal charges?

The Volkswagen investigation could end up as one of the first test cases of tougher new Justice Department guidelines that could lead to an increase in the number of prosecutions of corporate......

Indian among Fortune's 10 most promising women entrepreneurs

Every year, Fortune honours 10 innovators, groundbreakers and game changers as 'Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs'. Image: Brit Morin, Founder and CEO, Brit + Co. Photograph, courtesy: Brit + Co......

List of tax exemptions to be phased out in few days, assures Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the government in the next few days will bring out a list of tax exemptions to be phased out as part of the exercise to reduce corporate tax rate to......

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.......

South African justice minister blocks Pistorius parole

Oscar Pistorius. Photograph: Charlie Shoemaker/Getty Images Oscar Pistorius will not be freed on parole this Friday because the decision to do so was made without the right legal basis, South......

Why Mourinho is angry with Chelsea's medical staff?

‘My medical department were impulsive and naïve’ Chelsea's Jose Mourinho gestures during the Barclays Premier League match. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Chelsea's Jose......

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......
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