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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......

US official line: How Osama was shot and buried

Following is the transcript of the US Department of Defence background briefing with senior defence officials from the Pentagon and senior Intelligence officials by telephone on US operations......

Pentagon may allow Sikhs to join US army

Following an outcry from the Sikh community, the United States Defence Department has decided to review its policy, which prevents Sikhs from joining the country's armed forces. On behalf of......

Raj De US Homeland Security advisor

Attorney Raj De has been appointed to the board of advisors of the United States Department of Homeland Security and Defense Business Council to which he is expected to `bring an impressive range......

The man who will lead America's war against Islamic State

The US remains the only nation on the planet capable of exerting the kind of strategic leadership, influence and strike capacity to deal with the IS, says Gen Allen. Photograph: Omar......

Tax hurdles can keep foreign investment at bay

India has made it clear that it is opening itself up to foreign investment.   In a series of statements, including those from Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the government has clarified that......

Why India Inc is defensive when it comes to reporting frauds

When in December last year Grant Thornton, one of the biggest accounting firms in the world, conducted a survey among 250-odd CXOs and business heads in India on perception of fraud risks, it threw......

White House testing smartphones other than Blackberry

The White House is conducting security tests for several smart phones, including those of Samsung and LG for internal use, threatening one of the last and most high-profile strongholds of......

IPR: US trade body bats for India despite tough resistance

The US-India Business Council has written to the US Trade Representative imploring him not to designate India a Priority Foreign Country next month under the Special 301 provisions. The council......

For J P Morgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now

J P Morgan Chase & Co CEO Jamie Dimon has pleaded with and complained to the U.S. Justice Department but cannot convince the government to end its criminal probe of his bank because prosecutors are......

What is your best Indian Test XI?

Haresh Pandya picks his all-time best Indian Test team which is packed with some exciting stroke-players, a couple of heavy-scorers known to play monumental innings, some superb spinners, a......

Champions League: Barcelona do the bare minimum to win against APOEL

Image: Barcelona's Gerard Pique, centre, heads the ball to score a goal against Apoel Nicosia's player Joao Guilherme, left, and Vinicius during their Champions league match at Camp Nou stadium in......

Sports Shorts: India drawn with Germany in Champions Trophy hockey

VR Raghunath of India celebrates after scoring from a penalty corner during the Mens Hockey match between India and Wales. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images The Indian hockey team has been......

Ranji round-up: Jiwanjot, Mandeep lead Punjab's comeback vs Delhi

Jiwanjot Singh's brilliant century and captain Mandeep Singh's fluent half-century helped Punjab stage a great comeback to gain the upperhand against Delhi, on the third day of the Ranji Trophy......

Yuvraj gets a duck as Delhi dismiss Punjab for a paltry 74

Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir's dogged insistence of playing on a seaming track was vindicated once again as the hosts bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a fog-hit first day of the Ranji......

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subhash
Q. Who will be our next defense minister? Do you think Gen. V.K. Singh ( rtd ), who is now MP, can become a good defense minister because he is from the same field ?
Subhash:  A.  more

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radhika ahuja
Q. oh ! lot of political questions are going on here !no room for general questions ha ??
Radhika Ahuja:  A. Doubted. He may be minister of state in the Department more

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FekuSingh
Q. what we Indians have learnt from Uttarkhand tragedy ?
FekuSingh:  A. Just come out and say what you want. e-mails to a Professor are likely to end up in the SPAM box...I know that is what I did with mine. You need to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-we-indians-have-learnt-from-uttarkhand-tragedy-/25923115/answers/27315615

pravin
Q. The US defence department building is known as
Pravin:  A. we never learn from anything. that is what history tells. we have seen so many bomb blasts, terrorist attacks, natural calamities due to our...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-us-defence-department-building-is-known-as/25513562/answers/25923157

Ravinesh Kumar
Q. One of the largest employer in the World is Google, can you tell the largest employer in Asia?
Ravinesh Kumar:  A. pentagon ?? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/one-of-the-largest-employer-in-the-world-is-google-can-you-t/23903812/answers/25513567

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15 killed in US-led air strikes in Syria

Three positions of the Nusra Front between Idlib and the northwestern province of Aleppo were hit by the US-led airstrikes, said the Observatory,... ...

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Former Department of Defense Advisor Gregory S. Boles Joins Kroll as an Associate Managing Director in the Firm's Security Risk Management Practice

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Obama to address airstrikes against Islamic State - White House official

7:30pm IST WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will make a statement on Tuesday following airstrikes for the first time... ...

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Southern Company to Hold Their Sixth Annual Evening of Excellence

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