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From Doda and Kathua to Poonch, terrorist tactics reveal worrying trend

Eleven security forces personnel have reportedly lost their lives in action during 2024 alone

From Doda and Kathua to Poonch, terrorist tactics reveal worrying trend
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 4:25 PM IST

Trump rally shooting: 3 security gaps helped attacker Thomas Matthew Crooks

As more details emerge about Saturday's failed assassination attempt on Donald Trump at a rally in Pennsylvania, the Secret Service is facing serious questions about security lapses at the event

Trump rally shooting: 3 security gaps helped attacker Thomas Matthew Crooks
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 2:25 PM IST

Split-second move may have saved Trump; security gap raises questions

Law enforcement experts question possible security failures surrounding assassination attempt on Donald Trump, express shock over would-be assassin getting close enough to injure a former US President

Split-second move may have saved Trump; security gap raises questions
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 9:42 PM IST

Who was Thomas Matthew Crooks, the suspected Donald Trump rally shooter?

Former US President Donald Trump was injured Saturday evening during a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, in what the FBI says was an assassination attempt

Who was Thomas Matthew Crooks, the suspected Donald Trump rally shooter?
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 5:36 PM IST

Donald Trump assassination bid: What we know so far about shooter, probe

Former US President Donald Trump was injured Saturday evening during his rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, in what the FBI says was an assassination attempt

Donald Trump assassination bid: What we know so far about shooter, probe
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 2:31 PM IST

Pak allows ISI to spy on citizens' calls, messages for 'national security'

Before Pakistan formally authorised ISI to intercept calls, the country's intelligence agencies reportedly had access to a surveillance system that kept tabs on millions without any legal backing

Pak allows ISI to spy on citizens' calls, messages for 'national security'
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 8:38 PM IST

Kathua: Soldiers fired 5,000 rounds in 2-hour fight to push terrorists back

During Monday's ambush in J&K's Kathua district, Indian Army soldiers engaged the terrorists for several hours, preventing further casualties and stopping the terrorists from seizing their weapons

Kathua: Soldiers fired 5,000 rounds in 2-hour fight to push terrorists back
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 5:16 PM IST

Nuclear fusion to quantum computing: India, Russia explore hi-tech projects

During PM Narendra Modi's recent Russia visit, Russian media reported that New Delhi and Moscow are in talks to construct six more high-powered nuclear power units, as well as small nuclear plants

Nuclear fusion to quantum computing: India, Russia explore hi-tech projects
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 4:34 PM IST

After PM Modi's Russia visit, US says India remains a strategic partner

US State Department Spokesperson Matthew Miller said that the US has been quite clear about its concerns about India's relationship with Russia and will continue conveying them to New Delhi

After PM Modi's Russia visit, US says India remains a strategic partner
Updated On : 10 Jul 2024 | 2:59 PM IST

Modi in Russia: What is the Chennai-Vladivostok Eastern Maritime Corridor?

Addressing Indians living in Russia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that India and Russia are working on the Chennai-Vladivostok Eastern Maritime Corridor

Modi in Russia: What is the Chennai-Vladivostok Eastern Maritime Corridor?
Updated On : 09 Jul 2024 | 5:28 PM IST

China's PLA building bunkers, hardened shelters close to Pangong Lake

Development at Pangong comes after satellite images from earlier this year revealed about half a dozen Chengdu J-20 stealth combat jets deployed at China's Shigatse base

China's PLA building bunkers, hardened shelters close to Pangong Lake
Updated On : 08 Jul 2024 | 5:50 PM IST

J&K Kulgam encounter: Terrorists hid in fortified 'bunker' behind almirah

Six Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were neutralised during separate encounters in south Kashmir's Kulgam

J&K Kulgam encounter: Terrorists hid in fortified 'bunker' behind almirah
Updated On : 08 Jul 2024 | 2:20 PM IST

FY24 defence production grows 17% to record high of Rs 1.27 trillion

MoD says value of defence production has grown by over 60 per cent in the five years since FY20

FY24 defence production grows 17% to record high of Rs 1.27 trillion
Updated On : 06 Jul 2024 | 1:22 PM IST

J&K attacks: J&K Police aims to counter terror surge with new special force

Jammu and Kashmir Police has deployed a new force of 960 trained policemen in the Union Territory's border areas to combat terrorism and infiltration

J&K attacks: J&K Police aims to counter terror surge with new special force
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 8:44 PM IST

UK elections: Who is Keir Starmer and what's his vision for UK-India ties?

Keir Starmer, the Centre-Left Labour Party's leader, is the current favourite to win UK's July 4 election and replace Rishi Sunak as Prime Minister

UK elections: Who is Keir Starmer and what's his vision for UK-India ties?
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 7:05 PM IST

Pakistan may be arming its JF-17 jets with nuclear-capable cruise missiles

Pakistan's Ra'ad family of air-launched cruise missiles is believed to be capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads

Pakistan may be arming its JF-17 jets with nuclear-capable cruise missiles
Updated On : 03 Jul 2024 | 6:28 PM IST

Days after launch, Pakistan's 'reinvigorated' anti-terror op loses vigour

Pakistan's opposition parties have opposed the recently announced 'Azm-i-Istehkam' national counter-terrorism campaign, claiming that it will weaken the country instead of securing it

Days after launch, Pakistan's 'reinvigorated' anti-terror op loses vigour
Updated On : 02 Jul 2024 | 6:32 PM IST

French polls: France may see its first Far-Right govt since World War II

Marine Le Pen's far-right National Rally party and its allies secured about one-third of France's national vote on Sunday, according to projections by French polling agencies

French polls: France may see its first Far-Right govt since World War II
Updated On : 01 Jul 2024 | 4:33 PM IST

Budget 2024: How can India achieve Rs 3 trillion defence production goal?

Centre has set annual defence production target of Rs 3 trillion by FY29, which would be an over three-fold jump from current levels

Budget 2024: How can India achieve Rs 3 trillion defence production goal?
Updated On : 28 Jun 2024 | 10:19 AM IST

'Enormous damage': China probing two ex-defence ministers at the same time

In the first time in its history, the People's Republic of China has made public corruption probes against two former defence ministers on the same day

'Enormous damage': China probing two ex-defence ministers at the same time
Updated On : 27 Jun 2024 | 7:59 PM IST