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New NDA commandant takes over

August 8th, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 7 (IANS) Lt. Gen. Ashok Singh took over as the new commandant of the tri-service National Defence Academy (NDA) Tuesday, an official said."Lt.Gen. Singh is an alumnus of ... Read more...

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Indian Navy chief favours five-star CDS

August 7th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Indian Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma Tuesday favoured the creation of a five-star post of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) as a single-point military advisor ... Read more...

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British Army to get new all-environment camouflage uniform by 2011

December 21st, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 21 (ANI): The uniform of the British Army is to be changed for the first time in almost 40 years.According to The BBC, the new Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP) will replace ... Read more...

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Infiltration in Kashmir: Worried Omar meets army commander

September 4th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 4 (IANS) Worried over the spurt in militant incursions from across the border with Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah discussed the matter with his military advisor Friday. Official ... Read more...

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Chidambaram admits failures in war against Maoists (Lead)

July 15th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The central and state governments have been tardy in tackling the Maoists, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Wednesday, three days after 29 policemen were killed in ... Read more...

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State machinery underestimated Maoists, admits Chidambaram

July 15th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram has admitted that the state machinery has underestimated the Maoists and failed to curb their activities in the country.Speaking in the ... Read more...

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Only state should tackle Maoists, says Chidambaram

July 15th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The government made it clear Wednesday that it did not favour non-state players tackling the Maoist menace as the effort was best left to the administration ... Read more...

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Fourth India-UK Defence Industry Symposium to begin today

February 15th, 2008 - 9:29 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): The fourth India-UK Defence Industry Symposium will begin here today to promote co-operation between Indian and UK defence production companies.The symposium is being organised by the Confederation of ... Read more...

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UK, India to discuss defence business prospects

February 14th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.14 (ANI): Coinciding with the Defexpo India 2008, the fifth International Land and Naval Systems Exhibition, a 30 member defence industry delegation from the UK under the aegis of the ... Read more...

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