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Jul 24, 2017
India initiates Rs 70,000 cr mega underwater defence deal to build six advanced submarinesThe defence ministry has initiated an estimated Rs 70,000 crore defence underwater deal to build six advanced stealth submarines
Jul 23, 2017
Benjamin Netanyahu faces pressure over security of Jerusalem mosque after violenceIsraeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced mounting pressure on Sunday over new security measures at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site after a weekend of violence left eight people dead, with fears more unrest could follow.
Jul 21, 2017
Pakistan violated ceasefire 251 times this year, killing five Indian soldiers and wounding 21: GovtFive security personnel have been killed and 21 injured in 251 cases of ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2017, the government informed the Lok Sabha on Friday.
Jul 21, 2017
Defence ministry bats for greater inclusivity of female officers, asks army to identify avenues for womenThe Defence ministry has asked all wings of the Indian Army to come up with suggestions by 31 July on roles women officers can be given.
Jul 02, 2017
Shantaram Naik to Narendra Modi: India needs full-time defence minister to counter China, PakistanThe threats given by China and the killings of our soldiers on the border with Pakistan demand that India should have a full time defence minister, he said.
Jun 30, 2017
Arun Jaitley says work in finance and defence ministries not suffering due to his 'dual responsibility'Arun Jaitley added that the dual responsibility of finance and defence ministries is not a 'permanent arrangement'
Jun 30, 2017
Bhutan vents out first major disclaimer against Chinese, sides with India over disputed Dong Lang territoryBhutan's stand against Beijing on the other hand goes on to show the country's unwavering alliance and support for big brother India.China has failed badly to woo Bhutan like the way it had wooed Nepal.
Jun 22, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' protest turns violent, 12 Thane policemen injured in stone-peltingAt least 12 policemen and four protesters were injured and a police van set blaze when farmers' opposition to the take-over of land for a new airport turned violent in Maharashtra.
Jun 21, 2017
Indian Army rejects indigenously-built rifles for the second year in a row citing poor qualityThe army has rejected an indigenously built assault rifle, citing poor quality and ineffective firepower, and is soon likely to take a fresh call on procuring similar weapons to replace the INSAS rifles.
Jun 18, 2017
Russia claims to have killed two top Islamic State commanders, 180 terrorists in Syria in early JuneThe Russian Air forces killed two top Islamic State field commanders and some 180 terrorists in Syria in early June, the Russian defence ministry said