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Army braces for a ‘hot summer’ in J&K, takes step for counter-infiltration, anti-terror operations

Army braces for a ‘hot summer’ in J&K, takes step for counter-infiltration, anti-terror operations

Bracing for “a hot summer” in Jammu and Kashmir this year, the Army is taking several steps ranging from a stronger counter-infiltration grid along the Line of Control and coordinated anti-terror operations in the hinterland to better crowd-control measures and induction of advanced mine-protected vehicles and other specialized equipment in trouble-spots.

Delaying an Air India flight can cost you a fine of up to Rs 15 lakh

Delaying an Air India flight can cost you a fine of up to Rs 15 lakh

After the Shiv Sena MP snub, Air India is going all out on unruly passengers with a new set of rules that includes steep fines.

Nepal, China hold first-ever joint military exercises

Nepal, China hold first-ever joint military exercises

Nepal and China today began their first-ever joint military exercise with a special focus on combating terror, amidst Beijing’s increasing forays into South Asia causing concern in India.

Pakistan to submit new dossier on Kulbhushan Jadhav to UN: Report

Pakistan to submit new dossier on Kulbhushan Jadhav to UN: Report

Pakistan has prepared a new dossier about alleged militant activities of Indian prisoner on death row Kulbhushan Jadhav and will share it with the UN and foreign envoys stationed here, media reports have said.

India to discuss ISIS Afghanistan strike during US NSA’s visit

India to discuss ISIS Afghanistan strike during US NSA’s visit

India is assessing the fallout of the use of “mother of all bombs” by America against the Islamic State cell near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border ahead of the visit of US national security advisor HR McMaster to the region including India.

World War III? China says it’s possible as standoff between Donald Trump and North Korea rises

World War III? China says it’s possible as standoff between Donald Trump and North Korea rises

China warned that a war on the Korean Peninsula would have devastating consequences as the US threatened military retaliation against North Korea if it proceeds with a nuclear test this weekend.

The tale of the two airlines – One won hearts, other lost face & billions

The tale of the two airlines – One won hearts, other lost face & billions

The airlines industry is cornering a lot of media and social media space in the last few days. The recently concluded Air India story and the ongoing United Airlines saga have become a study in contrasts in crisis communication

‘Conflict could break out at any moment’ over North Korea: China

‘Conflict could break out at any moment’ over North Korea: China

A conflict over North Korea could break out “at any moment”, China’s foreign minister Wang Yi said Friday, warning there would be “no winner” in any war, as tensions soar with the US.

Make in India for defence: UK ready for tech transfer to India to become ‘world beaters’

Make in India for defence: UK ready for tech transfer to India to become ‘world beaters’

Britain today offered technology transfer to India for co-production of military platforms and weapon systems to jointly become “world beaters” in arms exports.

Eight hostages held by Somali pirates freed: Somalia’s coast guard

Eight hostages held by Somali pirates freed: Somalia’s coast guard

Somalia security forces today freed eight sailors who had been taken ashore by pirates after they were chased off a hijacked Indian ship earlier this week, a coast guard official said.