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Chibok schoolgirls rescue may take years, says defence minister

IT may take years to find all the Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram on April 14, 2014, Defence Minister Brig.-Gen. 393 more words

Crucial defence ministry meeting today to look at strategic partner policy

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley is looking to solve a problem that thwarted predecessor Manohar Parrikar throughout his 28 months in office.

On Monday, the defence ministry’s apex procurement body, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Jaitley, will try to arrive at an acceptable way of nominating “strategic partners” (SPs) — private companies, nominated by the… 728 more words

Exclusive: In Close Combat, A Major Led Team In Surgical Strike, They Killed 4

NEW DELHI:Among the 22 troopers who were respected on Republic Day for their parts in the surgical strikes against Pakistan, the top honor of the Kirti Chakra, the second-most astounding peacetime design, was presented upon a Major, who killed four individuals (psychological oppressors and perhaps their Pakistani Army handlers, as indicated by sources) in close battle. 463 more words

Exclusive: In Close Combat, A Major Led Team In Surgical Strike, They Killed 4

NEW DELHI:Among the 22 soldiers who were honoured on Republic Day for their roles in the surgical strikes against Pakistan, the top award of the Kirti Chakra, the second-highest peacetime decoration, was conferred upon a Major, who killed four people (terrorists and possibly their Pakistani Army handlers, according to sources) in close combat. 438 more words

Supo suspects Russia of buying up Finnish property for military personnel

The Finnish security and intelligence agency Supo suspects that neighbouring Russia may have begun a programme to buy up land in Finland for military personnel. The tabloid daily Iltalehti reports that as landowner, Russia would have the power to shut down traffic routes and accommodate soldiers. 377 more words

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Defence Ministry is seeking particulars of Embraer aircraft deal

New Delhi, Sep 10, 2016:  Defence Ministry seeking particulars of Embraer aircraft deal. The Ministry of Defence on Saturday mentioned that it was in search of data from the producers of the Embraer aircraft over alleged cost of bribes in a three-aircraft deal struck in 2008.
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Why India is still not ready for Google's Street View

New Delhi, June 10: India declined to give security clearance to Google’s Street View. The Defence Ministry and the Intelligence Bureau objected to the proposal by Google which had planned on giving a 360 degree image of a place. 30 more words

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