03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Defence Minister AK Antony has ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into allegations of bribing of defence officials to bag contracts worth over Rs 10, 000 crore during 2007-2011 by a global engine manufacturing firm.
17 Feb 2014
Chennai: Southern filmmaker P Vasu, known for films such as "Chandramukhi" and "Chinna Thambi", says that he has finalised Aishwarya Rai for his upcoming untitled multilingual, which will feature the former beauty queen as a Kalari fighter.
09 Sep 2013
Tokyo: Japan scrambled fighter jets on Monday after an unidentified drone flew near Tokyo-controlled islands at the center of a bitter dispute with China, a Defence Ministry Spokesman said. It was the first reported incident of its kind.
16 Jan 2014
Lahore: A Pakistan Air Force fighter jet crashed in the most populous province of Punjab on Thursday, killing both pilots.
13 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Google Inc is celebrating 135th birthday of 'The Nightingale of India' Sarojini Naidu with a special doodle on its India home page. Sarojini Naidu was a well known Indian freedom fighter and became first female president of Indian National Congress in 1925.
08 Jan 2014
Dubai/Paris: Indian budget airline SpiceJet has agreed to buy about 40 Boeing 737 jets worth over USD 4 billion at list prices, industry sources said, a move that could help the loss-making carrier as it seeks new investors.
11 Jul 2013
The US is moving ahead with plans to deliver four F-16s to Egypt despite the ongoing debate about the military's overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi and whether it legally constitutes a coup that could shut off aid to the country.
11 Jun 2013
Pakistani officials on Tuesday alleged that two Indian fighter jets entered seven kilometres into the country's airspace in its Punjab province.
25 Jul 2013
Washington: President Barack Obama has halted the delivery of four F-16 fighter jets to Egypt, US officials said on Wednesday, in the strongest signal yet of US impatience with Egypt's armed forces after its toppling of President Mohamed Mursi.
02 Dec 2013
Taipei: Taiwan said its military planes have made about 30 flights into a part of China's newly declared air defence zone which overlaps a similar Taiwanese zone.