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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......

North Korea 'successfully' tests hydrogen bomb

North Korea on Wednesday announced that it had successfully carried out its first hydrogen bomb test, marking a major step forward in its nuclear development, if confirmed."The republic's first......

Volkswagen faces billions in penalties as US sues for violations

The Justice Department has also been investigating criminal fraud allegations against Volkswagen for misleading U.S. consumers and regulators. The US Justice Department on Monday filed a civil......

'Confusion is clouding investment climate'

  The biggest challenge facing start-ups is the confusion when investors are playing  a wait-and-watch game, says Ravi Narayan, director, Microsoft Ventures. In an interview with Ranju......

Climate deal needed if Bill Gates' billions are to help poor nations

During the Paris talks, experts said, negotiators must map out ways for rich countries to provide funds poor countries need to prepare to receive new technology. Heads of state and big-name......

What makes these 10 companies the best to work for in India

Image: RMSI is India’s best company to work for. Photograph, courtesy: RMSI     Companies come in all kinds. There are some who keep a hawkish eye over its employees, banning......

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......

'People don't know me and they don't care'

'I don't say no to Salman Khan. He is a very important part of my life. He is my in-case-of-emergency-please-contact person,' Nikhil Advani tells Patcy N/ Rediff.com Director Nikhil Advani may be......

Marion Cotillard, Clooney, Gaga: Humanitarians of Hollywood

Ever wondered what happens when Hollywood A-listers turn protestors? Take a look.There exists a rare breed of showbiz celebrities who are just as passionate about social causes close to their heart......

Ranji: MP recover after Bengal strike early blows on Day 1

Madhya Pradesh recovered from the loss of two cheap wickets to a healthy 254 for four at stumps on the first day of their five-day Ranji Trophy quarter final against Bengal at the Brabourne Stadium......

PHOTOS: India vs South Africa, 4th Test, Day Five

IMAGE: Wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha watches anxiously as South Africa's Faf du Plessis blocks a delivery on Day 5 of the fourth Test at the Feroz Shah Kotla, in Delhi, on Monday. Photograph: BCCI......

PHOTOS: India vs South Africa, 4th Test, Day Four

South Africa need 409 runs to win after India declare, Rahane hits ton IMAGE: South Africa’s Hashim Amla reacts during Day 4 of the 4th Test against India, in Delhi, on Sunday. Photograph:......

PHOTOS: India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day One

IMAGE: Ravichandran Ashwin of India celebrates the wicket of Stiaan van Zyl of South Africa during Day One of the third Test in Nagpur. Photograph: BCCI Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra......

Blake says New York cop should be fired for abusing power

'If you have someone out there that's having this kind of rogue justice, they're tarnishing that image, and they don't deserve to be in the same sentence with the heroes of the NYPD, and they don't......
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DMI Reveals Annual Top Six Digital Technology Trends for Federal Agencies

PR.com 2016-02-06 Bethesda, MD, February 06, 2016 --( PR.com )-- DMI (Digital Management Inc.) released today its annual 2016 Top Six Federal... ...

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At least 5 killed as quake topples Taiwan building

Tainan, Taiwan: A powerful earthquake toppled a 17-story apartment building in southern Taiwan on Saturday, killing at least five people, including... ...

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JBLM to Trim Civilian Workforce to Reflect Army Restructuring

Association of Defense Communities, Dan Cohen Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) plans to eliminate about 900 civilian and contractor positions,... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/jblm-trim-civilian-workforce-reflect-army-restructuring
Multi-gun challenge gives public glimpse of Army training

USAMU Public Affairs, Brenda Rolin FORT BENNING, Ga., (Dec. 16 2015) — Families, Soldiers and civilians spent three days learning about Army... ...

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Pentagon's budget plan funds 404 Lockheed F-35 jets

The US defense department plans to buy 404 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets over the next five years, a net decrease of 5 to 7 percent from... ...

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