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Iraq PM Mustafa al-Kadhimi unhurt after drone attack on his residence, calls for 'calm and restraint'
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Iraq PM Mustafa al-Kadhimi unhurt after drone attack on his residence, calls for 'calm and restraint'

"I'm doing fine, praise be to God, and I call for calm and restraint on the part of everyone for the good of Iraq," Kadhemi wrote on Twitter, after what his office called a "failed assassination attempt".

Saudi forces intercept ballistic missiles, drones fired from Yemen; 2 children injured
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Saudi forces intercept ballistic missiles, drones fired from Yemen; 2 children injured

The attack comes four days after a drone strike on Abha International Airport left eight people wounded and damaged a civilian plane

Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces shoot down explosive-laden drone in Kanachak area
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces shoot down explosive-laden drone in Kanachak area

As per the Jammu and Kashmir Police, approximately 5 kilograms of explosives have been recovered from the drone.

Jammu drone attack: NIA takes over probe of Satwari Air Force Station blast case, files FIR
India

Jammu drone attack: NIA takes over probe of Satwari Air Force Station blast case, files FIR

The NIA case relates to an explosion that occurred inside the premises of the Jammu Air Force Station on 27 June and a subsequent blast carried out by drones

Jammu drone attack: Why India needs Israel's technology as reality of UAV strikes sets in
India

Jammu drone attack: Why India needs Israel's technology as reality of UAV strikes sets in

Jammu Drone Attack: Drones are no longer mere nuisance, they can be a catalyst of destruction when they fall into wrong hands

Jammu drone attack: Why India's response to terror attacks needs upgrade in light of new threat
India

Jammu drone attack: Why India's response to terror attacks needs upgrade in light of new threat

Jammu IAF base blast: India needs to keep its antennas up and needs to be prepared for further such attacks which will almost certainly result in mass fatalities unless urgent measures are taken immediately

Attack on IAF base in Jammu: Brief history of UAVs being sent across border with arms and ammunition
India

Attack on IAF base in Jammu: Brief history of UAVs being sent across border with arms and ammunition

While Pakistan has been using drones for supply of arms and ammunition to terror networks in Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir, this is the first time the system has been used to carry out an 'terror attack'

Petrol, diesel prices rise 8th day in a row; crude eases as focus shifts from Saudi supply constraints to global demand concerns
Business

Petrol, diesel prices rise 8th day in a row; crude eases as focus shifts from Saudi supply constraints to global demand concerns

Petrol prices rose by 2.10 in Delhi, Rs 2.08 in Mumbai, Rs 2.06 in Kolkata and Rs 2.21 in Chennai since 16 September after the drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities on 14 September.

Saudi Aramco drone strikes: Petrol, diesel prices likely to rise in India after crude sees biggest-ever jump of 19% since 1991
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Saudi Aramco drone strikes: Petrol, diesel prices likely to rise in India after crude sees biggest-ever jump of 19% since 1991

However, any price rise in petrol and diesel in the coming days will not last long due to the diversified crude procurement strategy of the Indian oil companies.

Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen’s Saada province leaves 13 dead and 26 wounded, say medics
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Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen’s Saada province leaves 13 dead and 26 wounded, say medics

Thirteen civilians including two children were killed in a Saudi artillery strike in northern Yemen on Monday in response to a rebel attack on a Saudi base, medics said.

Drone operator's success in shutting down London airport lays bare vulnerabilities
News & Analysis

Drone operator's success in shutting down London airport lays bare vulnerabilities

Advances in technology mean drones can be controlled from far away using cameras on board.

Mumbai police fears aerial terror attack in city, bans drones, gliders and other flying objects
India

Mumbai police fears aerial terror attack in city, bans drones, gliders and other flying objects

The Mumbai police on Wednesday issued an advisory banning all flying objects including drones and gliders in Mumbai fearing aerial attacks in the city from 31 March to 29 April 2017

'No visible blow back' from Pakistan after killing Taliban leader Mansour: US
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'No visible blow back' from Pakistan after killing Taliban leader Mansour: US

There has been 'no visible blow back' from Pakistan after a US drone strike killed Taliban chief Mullah Mansour last month, a top Pentagon official based in Afghanistan has said but admitted "some tension" in ties.

US drone attack kills 4 militants in Pakistan's northwest region
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US drone attack kills 4 militants in Pakistan's northwest region

A US drone attack targeted and destroyed a vehicle in which militants were travelling, killing four terrorists in Pakistan's restive North Waziristan tribal region.

CIA drone strike on a car in Yemen kills three al Qaeda militants
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CIA drone strike on a car in Yemen kills three al Qaeda militants

The attack by a remotely piloted plane in central Marib province was the first since the departure of Hadi and signals Washington's campaign against AQAP is continuing, at least in its use of drones, despite his absence.

Pakistan condemns US drone attack in Waziristan
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Pakistan condemns US drone attack in Waziristan

Pakistan on Sunday condemned the latest US drone attack in the tribal region of Waziristan which left two people killed earlier in the day.

3 killed in US drone strike in North Waziristan, say Pakistan officials
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3 killed in US drone strike in North Waziristan, say Pakistan officials

Pakistani intelligence officials say a suspected American drone fired two missiles at a home in a northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

Chances of peace talks with govt are zero: Pakistani Taliban
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Chances of peace talks with govt are zero: Pakistani Taliban

The Taliban have ruled out talks with the Pakistan government, saying the chances of negotiations after the killing of their leader Hakimullah Mehsud in a US drone strike were "below zero"

Hakimullah Mehsud buried in unknown location in Pakistan
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Hakimullah Mehsud buried in unknown location in Pakistan

Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief chief Hakimullah Mehsud, who was killed in a CIA-operated drone strike in the country's restive North Waziristan, was today buried at an unknown location, a media report said