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Telangana govt. waives off vehicle, property tax for army

Telangana govt. waives off vehicle, property tax for army

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday reiterated that his government is committed to the welfare of the retired army personnel and added that his government has taken several measures for the welfare of the military personnel and some more are in the offing

Enforcement Directorate questions AirAsia India’s CFO in FEMA case

Enforcement Directorate questions AirAsia India’s CFO in FEMA case

Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned AirAsia India’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) here in connection with an alleged forex violation case.

Aviation PSUs to be rated against set goals in new review system

Aviation PSUs to be rated against set goals in new review system

The aviation ministry is to start reviewing the performance of public sector undertakings (PSUs) under its aegis on a balance scorecard methodology, the favoured form in private enterprises, starting next month, doing away with the conventional ways of reviewing PSU performance. “We are trying to institute a disciplined performance management system using the balance scorecard […]

Tech shower: IGI getting robot for jumbo wash

Tech shower: IGI getting robot for jumbo wash

Ever wondered how long it takes to clean an aeroplane? Every day , more than 100 aircraft are washed, cleaned, dried and kept them ready for flying at Indira Gandhi International Airport. And it takes about 10 hours to complete the process for each plane.

Tata Motors eyeing FICV project worth $12 bn from GoI: Noronha

Tata Motors eyeing FICV project worth $12 bn from GoI: Noronha

The Ministry of Defence is about to select two private sector companies to design the prototype of the futuristic infantry combat vehicle or (FICV). A consortium of Tata Motors and Bharat Forge is vying for this USD 12 billion project.

Agni 5, India’s Longest Range Nuclear Capable Missile, To Be Tested Today: 10 Points

Agni 5, India’s Longest Range Nuclear Capable Missile, To Be Tested Today: 10 Points

Agni-5, India’s longest range nuclear capable missile, will be tested at Kalam Island off the Odisha coast today by the Defence Research and Development Organisation or DRDO.

US approves sale of night vision equipment to Pakistan: Report

US approves sale of night vision equipment to Pakistan: Report

The US Department of Defence has awarded a USD 284.6 million contract to Lockheed Martin to produce infrared target sight systems for the US Navy and Pakistan, a media report said on Saturday.

Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag visits Assam and Manipur

Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag visits Assam and Manipur

Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh is on a visit to Manipur and Assam to review security situation, an official said.

Security worries cloud over aerial atmospheric survey

Security worries cloud over aerial atmospheric survey

The prospects of the Advanced Centre for Atmospheric Radar Research (ACARR), under the Cusat, collecting data through aerial survey have diminished, with the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation delaying grant of permission to operate Russian-made aircraft M55 Geophysica for collecting aerial data over the Indian skies.

Tokyo Hawks Air Defense Radar to Thailand as Beijing Cozies Up to Bangkok

Tokyo Hawks Air Defense Radar to Thailand as Beijing Cozies Up to Bangkok

As it looks to counter growing Chinese influence in the Southeast Asian nation, Japan is seeking to win a contract to supply Thailand with an air defense radar system built by Mitsubishi Electric Corp., according to four Japanese government officials and one industry source.