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Rs 4,200-cr gun deal approved

Rs 4,200-cr gun deal approved

The government has approved the acquisition of specialised artillery guns that will move on tank-type tracks to accompany tanks and mechanised regiments to battle.

NSA Ajit Doval’s US visit reinforces counter-terrorism cooperation

NSA Ajit Doval’s US visit reinforces counter-terrorism cooperation

The Trump Administration is seeking to deepen its counter-terrorism cooperation with India and expand it further, sources here said after National Security Adviser Ajit K Doval’s high profile meetings with top US officials.

Indo-Russia Kamov copter deal hits hurdle

Indo-Russia Kamov copter deal hits hurdle

India and Russia are having a disagreement over the joint production of Kamov-226T light-utility helicopter that was announced as the first major ‘Make in India’ project some five months ago.

Israeli Defence Minister threatens to destroy Syrian air defences

Israeli Defence Minister threatens to destroy Syrian air defences

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman has warned that the country will destroy Syria’s air defense system if it fires an anti-aircraft missile at Israeli aircraft again.

Plane crash-lands at South Sudan airport, several injured: Witnesses

Plane crash-lands at South Sudan airport, several injured: Witnesses

A plane belonging to a small South Sudanese airline crash-landed at the airport in the northwestern town of Wau on Monday, injuring several passengers, witnesses said.

Sharif orders immediate reopening of border with Afghanistan

Sharif orders immediate reopening of border with Afghanistan

In a goodwill gesture, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday ordered the immediate reopening of the border with Afghanistan to facilitate the movement of Afghan citizens and resumption of lucrative cross-border trade.

Flights grounded, international airport wears deserted look

Flights grounded, international airport wears deserted look

The international airport wore a deserted look today due to the repair work of the runway. None of the 36 scheduled flights took off or landed here. Besides the security personnel and a few canteen workers, the airport saw no hustle bustle of nearly 5,000 people, who otherwise visit it on any given day.

Lt Gen TS Shergill tipped to be senior adviser in CMO

Lt Gen TS Shergill tipped to be senior adviser in CMO

Lt Gen Tajinder Singh Shergill (retd), a war veteran and close associate of Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, is set to be appointed as senior adviser in the office of the Punjab Chief Minister, signaling the start of process by the CM to make political appointments.

India, Russia sign agreement to maintain fighter jet Sukhoi-30

India, Russia sign agreement to maintain fighter jet Sukhoi-30

India and Russia on Friday signed key agreements for long-term maintenance support for Sukhoi-30MKI fleet of fighter jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

HC asks Joint Secy of MoD to appear before Bench

HC asks Joint Secy of MoD to appear before Bench

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today asked the Joint Secretary (Air), Union Ministry of Defence,