09 Aug 2014
Arbil (Iraq): US jets struck jihadist positions in Northern Iraq, a potential turning point in a two-month crisis, which according to Washington, was threatening to result in genocide and expose its assets.
01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In an endeavour to strengthen and expand the bilateral relationship between the two sides, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday and invited him to visit France.
11 Aug 2014
Kolkata: Amidst speculation that the country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna may be conferred on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, his grandnephew claimed that a majority of his family members did not approve of the idea.
09 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre has decided to restore the lost glory of eminent freedom fighter Veer Savarkar, who has apparently been ignored by the Leftists and Gandhians.
21 May 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday completed the induction of 13 frontline F-16 fighter jets into its air force, augmenting its aerial defence capability.
18 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Altogether 19 fighter aircraft and 11 helicopters of the armed forces crashed in last three years in which 24 service personnel were killed, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.
11 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: Israeli jets bombed the Gaza Strip for the fourth day on Friday killing ten Palestinians as the death toll rose to 100 on a day when the Jewish state was targeted for the first time by rocket attacks from Lebanon since the military offensive began.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Indo-Russian joint venture firm BrahMos Aerospace on Monday said it is developing a smaller version of the 290-km supersonic cruise missile for enabling its deployment on submarines and smaller fighter aircraft such as MiG 29K.
22 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressing on the need for increasing arms exports, DRDO has said India can sell combat aircraft and missiles whose production cost would be ‘much lower’ than some of the weapons sold by countries such as China.
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.