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Thursday, January 8, 2015
The nascent drone industry looks a lot like the personal computer industry
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Indigenously built stealth anti-submarine warfare corvette INS Kamorta was commissioned into the Navy’s Eastern Fleet at a grand ceremony here on Saturday.
Commander Manoj Jha read out th...
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Friday, August 15, 2014
Britain is edging closer to full-fledged military intervention in Iraq, with coalition leaders Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg taking the decision at an emergency...
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July 5, 2014
Clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian protesters spread from Jerusalem to Arab towns in northern Israel on Saturday following the funeral of an Arab teenager who Palestinians say was kill...
May 31, 2014
At least two people were reported dead and eight injured as fighting resumed on Saturday between Ukrainian security forces and militant separatists in the country’s east.
The fighting foc...
May 3, 2014
Security forces on Saturday recovered a large quantity of arms and ammunition, including three rifles, during search operations in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district.
Army troops and polic...
March 3, 2014
A joint statement issued by the White House on behalf of the Group of Seven said they condemned Russia’s "clear violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine"
February 27, 2014
Israeli troops trying to arrest a wanted Palestinian opened fire and killed him on Thursday after he refused to emerge from a house they had surrounded, the army and witnesses said.
February 1, 2014
The Jamaat—e—Islami has called a nationwide general strike in Bangladesh on Monday to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua in the 2004 arms smuggling case. »
September 5, 2013
Al-Qaeda-linked rebels have launched an assault on a regime-held Christian village in the densely populated west of Syria and new clashes erupted near the capital, Damascus part of a brutal battle...
August 28, 2013
Security forces on Wednesday busted a militant hideout and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Based on specific information, a joint tea...
July 18, 2013
Angry Syrian refugees urged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday to do more to help and protect opponents of President Bashar Assad’s government, venting frustration at perceived inactio...
June 3, 2013
More than 60 countries signed the landmark treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade on Monday and the United States announced it will sign soon, giving a strong kickoff to the f...
July 2, 2014
Indian workers construction workers trapped in Mosul have been press-ganged to build earthworks and defensive fortifications by Islamist insurgents holding the city, a senior Kurdish security offi...
May 5, 2014
Ukrainian troops fought pitched gunbattles Monday with a pro-Russia militia occupying an eastern city, and the government sent an elite national guard unit to re-establish control over the souther...
April 13, 2014
The sound of a bullet being fired could trigger panic in any neighbourhood. But for the residents of H.S.R. Layout, it is commonplace. They know the day of their weekly practice schedule and time a...
March 1, 2014
A 58-year-old mentally ill Palestinian woman was shot to death by Israeli soldiers near the border area between the south-eastern Gaza Strip and Israel, medics in the enclave said on Saturday.
February 4, 2014
As many as 624 companies from 30 countries would be participating in the four-day Defexpo India which begins in New Delhi on Thursday.
While bringing foreign technologies to the country,...
December 3, 2013
Clarification sought on granting exemption certificates to Kodavas and ‘Jamma’ holders
September 2, 2013
At least 11 Bhutanese soldiers were killed in an explosion on Monday while disposing of old ordnance, news reports said. The incident occurred near a military base in Anakha in the western...
August 27, 2013
They have admitted to passing by the Leelanagar Road opposite Country Club junction where a cobbler was found shot dead on Sunday
June 30, 2013
Valley’s separatist leadership calls for shutdown on Monday
June 1, 2013
A firearm, live ammunition and a few used detonators were recovered from an abandoned well at Sathampatti village near Samayapuram on Friday.
Acting on information, police personnel rushe...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.