17 Jun 2016
Washington: Pakistan's bid to purchase used F-16 fighter jets from Jordan might not be easy as it would require an approval from the US and be subject to end-use monitoring, officials here have said.
15 Jun 2016
Okinawa: A Chinese observation ship shadowed the powerful US aircraft carrier, John C. Stennis, in the Western Pacific today, a Japanese official said, joining warships from Japan and India in drills close to waters Beijing considers its backyard.
19 May 2016
Washington: Two Chinese fighter jets carried out an 'unsafe' intercept of a US military aircraft on Tuesday over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said yesterday.
11 May 2016
Panaji: The Indian Navy today 'de-inducted' its ageing Sea Harriers, replacing them with MiG 29K fighter aircraft.
14 May 2016
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the government will take into account the concerns while forging strategic partnership in the critical sector and set a target to raise India's defence exports to USD 2 billion in the next two years from the current over USD 330 million.
21 Apr 2014
Perth: A robotic mini-submarine deployed to unprecedented depths of the Indian Ocean to hunt for the crashed Malaysian jet has searched nearly two-thirds of the focused area with no sign of any wreckage, as a tropical cyclone on Monday threatened to hamper operations.
15 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Not ruling out a hijack, Malaysia on Saturday said the movement of the missing flight MH370 with 239 people on board was ‘consistent with deliberate action by someone on plane’.
24 Mar 2014
Perth/Beijing: A Chinese surveillance plane on Monday spotted "suspicious" objects in the southern Indian Ocean as the search for the Malaysian airliner intensified with 10 aircraft scouring the remote area for the missing jet.
07 May 2016
Gaza City: Israeli aircraft struck a Hamas facility in the southern Gaza Strip today after cross-border mortar fire, the Israeli army said, as violence continued for a third day.
03 May 2016
Washington: Pakistan's efforts to get eight F-16 fighter jets from the US hit a fresh snag after the State Department expressed its inability to fund the USD 700 million deal with American tax payers' money.