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India plans tsunami warning system for South China Sea, as does China

India plans tsunami warning system for South China Sea, as does China

India is trying to extend its influence over the disputed South China Sea by exploring the possibility of setting up a tsunami early warning system for the region — something that China has reportedly also been working on.

We will give a befitting response to any misadventure by enemy, says Pakistani air chief

We will give a befitting response to any misadventure by enemy, says Pakistani air chief

Amid heightened tension with India, Pakistan’s Air Force chief today warned that his forces will respond to any aggression by the “enemy” in a manner that their future generations will also remember it.

Seven Sukhoi-30 planes crashed since induction into IAF in 1997

Seven Sukhoi-30 planes crashed since induction into IAF in 1997

A frontline aircraft of the Indian Air Force, seven Sukhoi-30 fighter planes have crashed since their induction into the IAF in 1997.

Kulbhushan Jadhav is alive: Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit

Kulbhushan Jadhav is alive: Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit

Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday said that Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on alleged espionage charges, is alive.

Realignments in Asia pose new challenges for Pakistan: Envoy

Realignments in Asia pose new challenges for Pakistan: Envoy

The “realignments” in Asia pose new challenges for Pakistan, the country’s envoy to the US said, in a apparent reference to the increasing influence of India in South Asia.

China scuttles India’s NSG entry chances again, says no change in stand

China scuttles India’s NSG entry chances again, says no change in stand

China on Monday said there is no change in its stance on admission of non-NPT states into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), blocking India’s chances of entering the 48-member elite club at its crucial meeting next month.

Air India plans to raise Rs 80 crore through sale of assets

Air India plans to raise Rs 80 crore through sale of assets

Government-run Air India plans to raise around Rs 80 crore through sale of its seven properties, including some land parcels, as a part of its asset monetisation plan.

India-Pakistan tensions surface in UK election campaign

India-Pakistan tensions surface in UK election campaign

Indo-Pak tensions over the issue of cross-border terrorism have made their way into the UK general election campaign that has been hotting up.

Government gives green signal to build worth over Rs 20,000 crore

Government gives green signal to build worth over Rs 20,000 crore

In a major move to ramp up naval strength, the Defence Ministry has given an in-principle approval for construction of four amphibious assault ships, also called the Landing Platform Docks (LPD), in the private sector at a cost of over Rs 20,000 crore.

Attack on CRPF personnel: 18 Naxalites taken into custody

Attack on CRPF personnel: 18 Naxalites taken into custody

At least 18 Naxalites were taken into custody today for questioning in connection with last month’s ambush on a CRPF patrolling party, in which 25 security personnel were killed.