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Indian tanker seized by Iran released

Iran on Thursday ordered a release of an Indian tanker seized by it in Persian Gulf while carrying crude from Basrah in Iraq and taken to its Bandar Abbas Port 24 days ago. The vessel MT Desh......

'Warnings were issued before US navy fired'

The Pentagon insisted that the United States naval ship had issued several warning to a fishing boat in the Persian Gulf before it fired shots killing an Indian fisherman and injuring three others.......

'US moves new forces to Persian Gulf to ward off Iran'

United States has moved more warships and fighter aircraft to the Persian Gulf to keep the strategic Straits of Hormuz open and strike deep within Iran if the stand-off over its nuclear programme......

Google triggers Persian Gulf controversy

Iran has lashed out at search engine giant Google for leaving the body of water separating it from the Arabian Peninsula nameless on its online map service.A deputy in Culture and Islamic Guidance......

Pre-emptive attack on Iran has 'enormous downsides': UK

Amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf, Britain on Sunday said it would not be "wise" for Israel to launch pre-emptive military strikes on Iran's atomic installations as it would have......

Iran puts ONGC discovered gas field on auction list

In a bid to pressure India to invest in a Persian Gulf gas field, Iran has put ONGC- discovered Farzad-B gas field on a list of fields it plans to auction citing delays by the Indian firm in its......

Rise in south Indian women going abroad for jobs

The number of women workers from South India going abroad, especially to countries in the Persian Gulf for want of jobs, has been steadily increasing in the last five years, according to the......

'Oil supply not hurt by payments issue'

Essar Oil, the nation's second biggest importer of Iranian crude oil, said supplies from the Persian Gulf country have not been affected after the RBI clamped down on the main conduit Indian......

IOC, OVL get a block in Iran gas field

Iran on Monday agreed to give Indian oil firms a block in North Pars gas field in Persian Gulf for production of LNG and its export to India and other countries. State-run Indian Oil Corporation......

Pvt airlines may fly to Persian Gulf, S-E Asia

Jet Airways and Air Sahara may soon be allowed to fly to the Persian Gulf and Southeast Asia. The Cabinet is likely to take up this week the issue of granting more foreign routes to private......

Jai Ho: Cinemas unsure if Salman will enter 2014 with a bang

The advance booking of Salman Khan's eagerly awaited film Jai Ho have started and although the sentiment regarding the movie is buoyant in markets such as Uttar Pradesh, metros such as......

Japan, South Korea stunned in Asian qualifiers

Japan and South Korea both suffered deflating defeats in Asian World Cup qualifying matches in the Persian Gulf on Friday.Striker Vahid Hashemian struck twice to give Iran a deserved 2-1 victory......

Prince Ali criticises FIFA over Middle East treatment

FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein has criticised soccer's world governing body FIFA for banning Iraq from hosting home internationals and called upon the organisation to do more for......
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Etihad Airways rapid ascent frustrates rivals

Emerging from the desert like a giant steel squid, Abu Dhabi's new airport terminal is starting to take shape. The existing airport has become... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/industry/etihad-airways-rapid-ascent-frustrates-rivals/50028/
Another political thriller for Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar Akshay is having the time of his life working on his new political thriller based on the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990 titled... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150303/entertainment-bollywood/article/another-political-thriller-akshay-kumar
Restructure the forces before buying hardware

Manoj Joshi 03 March 2015 The 2015-2016 budget shows a provision of Rs 310,079 crore for the defence services. If... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/analysis/AnalysisDetail.html?cmaid=79386&mmacmaid=79387
Mooring in foreign shores?

In the second week of this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi plans to visit Sri Lanka, Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles. This is another... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/india-mooring-in-foreign-shores/16031162
INDIAN DEFENSE MINISTER WELCOMES 20% INCREASE IN 2015-2016 DEFENSE BUDGET

Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar told Sputnik on Saturday he welcomed a 20-percent increase in defense spending in the country. The... ...

http://www.ipanewspack.com/newstoday/indian-defense-minister-welcomes-20-increase-in-2015-2016-defense-budget/

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