Thursday, April 18, 2019

India-US 2+2 Dialogue to discuss defence, Indo-Pacific and South Asia

India-US 2+2 Dialogue to discuss defence, Indo-Pacific and South AsiaWASHINGTON: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold talks with their American counterparts Mike Pompeo and James Mattis here next...

Australia buys US drones to continue monitoring South China Sea

Australia buys US drones to continue monitoring South China SeaSYDNEY: Australia will invest Aus$ 7 billion (US$5.2 billion) to develop and buy high-tech US drones for joint military operations and to monitor waters including...

Pakistan told Jammu and Kashmir an “inalienable” part of India at United Nations

Pakistan told Jammu and Kashmir an "inalienable" part of India at United NationsUNITED NATIONS: India has told Pakistan that no amount of "empty rhetoric" by it will change the reality that Jammu and Kashmir...

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman does aerial recce during review of yatra security

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman does aerial recce during review of yatra securityDefence minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviewed the security scenario in the Kashmir valley along with Army chief Bipin Rawat. Sitharaman held discussions with Governor...

Pakistan may be placed in FATF’s ‘grey list’ for financially aiding terrorism: Reports

Pakistan may be placed in FATF's 'grey list' for financially aiding terrorism: ReportsPakistan could be placed on the blacklist of countries that financially aid terrorism, media reports said today as Islamabad fielded its interim...

India hosts 160 Sri Lankan defence personnel, families in Gaya

India hosts 160 Sri Lankan defence personnel, families in GayaIn an innovative step towards strengthening military ties, India today hosted a 160-member delegation comprising Sri Lankan military personnel and their families in Bihar's Gaya,...

BRO constructs bridge to Siachen under Project HIMANK

BRO constructs bridge to Siachen under Project HIMANKLEH: The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) today threw open a vital 35-meter bridge in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir that will ease vehicular movement to the...

India and Seychelles agree on naval base at Assumption Island

India and Seychelles agree on naval base at Assumption IslandNEW DELHI: India and Seychelles today agreed to work together on a project to develop a naval base at the Assumption Island keeping each other's...

NSG aspirants to clear psychology test for induction

NSG aspirants to clear psychology test for inductionNEW DELHI: The NSG has included a new and comprehensive psychology test for entry level soldiers aspiring to be inducted and honed as ‘black cat’ commandos who...

US defence secretary to visit China amid growing tensions

US defence secretary to visit China amid growing tensionsWASHINGTON: US Defence Secretary James Mattis will visit China this week amid growing tensions between the two nations over Beijing's policy in the disputed South China...