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Iran a 'threat' to US national security: Pentagon

Jun 12, 2013

Iran a 'threat' to US national security: Pentagon

Claiming that Iran is a "threat" to America's national security, a top Pentagon official has told lawmakers that the country is determined to prevent the former from acquiring nuclear weapons. #United States #World #TheySaidIt #Pentagon #Iran #Martin Dempsey #US Defence Secretary #Chuck Hagel
RK Mathur takes over as defence secretary

May 24, 2013

RK Mathur takes over as defence secretary

As defence secretary, RK Mathur will have a tenure of two years from the date of joining office. #India #NewsTracker #Defence Secretary #RK Mathur
AAP slams 'unconstitutional' appointment of new CAG Shashi Kant Sharma

May 21, 2013

AAP slams 'unconstitutional' appointment of new CAG Shashi Kant Sharma

The AAP has accused the government of not having a set procedure in place to ensure the CAG remains independent of the government's influence. #Prashant Bhushan #CAG #TheySaidIt #UPA government #Vinod Rai #Defence Secretary #Audit reports #AAP
North Korean actions present real danger to US, allies: Hagel

Apr 04, 2013

North Korean actions present real danger to US, allies: Hagel

The recent rhetoric and actions taken by Pyongyang in past few weeks present a real danger not only to Japan and South Korea but also to the American interests in the region, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel said. #NewsTracker #Pyongyang #US Defence Secretary #Chuck Hagel
Senate approves Chuck Hagel as new US secretary of defense

Feb 27, 2013

Senate approves Chuck Hagel as new US secretary of defense

The Senate voted 58-41 to confirm the former Republican senator as the civilian leader of the Pentagon in a largely party line vote. Just four Republicans joined the Democrats and independents in support of Hagel's nomination. #Barack Obama #US #NewsTracker #US Defence Secretary #Chuck Hagel

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Senate approves Chuck Hagel as new US secretary of defense

Jul 02, 2014

Tim Howard was the US Secretary of Defence... but Belgium finally hammered down America's brick wall

USA goalkeeper Tim Howard was the busiest goalkeeper in World Cup history on Tuesday night as Belgium hammered at his goal but there was no way the stopper was going to be beaten... #Belgium #Tim Howard #United States national football team
Senate approves Chuck Hagel as new US secretary of defense

Jul 08, 2014

George Osborne woos Narendra Modi on trade trip to India

UK chancellor and foreign secretary William Hague meet new PM to strike multimillion-pound defence and construction deals Continue reading..... #India #William Hague #George Osborne
Senate approves Chuck Hagel as new US secretary of defense

Jul 06, 2014

Michael Gove: we must defend liberal values against Islamist extremism

Education secretary says extremists must be denied a platform in schools and other public institutions Michael Gove has called for a "robust" defence of liberal values in the face of the challenge from Islamist extremists. The education secretary sai... #India #William Hague #George Osborne