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  • three service chiefs defence secretary brief manohar

    Three service chiefs, defence secretary brief Manohar Parrikar

    India | November 11, 2014 19:31 IST

    New Delhi:  Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar was today given a detailed briefing by the top echelons of the Ministry as well as the three service chiefs on various matters including acquisition proposals and processes, and

  • defence secretary rk mathur leaves on a 5 day visit to the

    Defence Secretary RK Mathur leaves on a 5-day visit to the US

    India | October 28, 2014 12:24 IST

    New Delhi: Defence Secretary RK Mathur today left on a five-day visit to the US for the meeting of the Defence Policy Group, a high-level decision-making body for US-India defence cooperation. The meeting comes less

  • philip hammond appointed new foreign secretary

    Philip Hammond appointed new foreign secretary

    World | July 15, 2014 17:50 IST

    London: UK defence secretary Philip Hammond was today appointed the new foreign secretary as part of Prime Minister David Cameron's biggest re-shuffle ahead of a general election next year.58-year-old Hammond, considered as an impressive orator

  • us military efforts in iraq focus on advisory role chuck

    US military efforts in Iraq focus on advisory role: Chuck Hagel

    World | July 04, 2014 11:41 IST

    Washington: US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Thursday they are focusing American military efforts in Iraq on securing the American embassy and personnel in Baghdad, while advising Iraqi security forces based on assessing the

  • us deploys aircraft carrier to gulf

    US deploys aircraft carrier to Gulf

    World | June 15, 2014 7:11 IST

    Washington: US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel on Saturday ordered the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush to move from the North Arabian Sea into the Gulf, amid escalating violence in Iraq.The order will provide President

  • pentagon to recall most furloughed civilian employees

    Pentagon to recall most furloughed civilian employees

    World | October 06, 2013 10:21 IST

    Washington : The US Department of Defence announced Saturday that it will recall most of its 400,000 or so furloughed civilians starting next week.The announcement by Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel was based on a law

  • r.k. mathur takes over as defence secretary

    R.K. Mathur takes over as defence secretary

    India | May 25, 2013 17:51 IST

    New Delhi, May 25: R.K. Mathur, a 1977 batch Indian Administrative Service officer of Manipur-Tripura cadre, took over as defence secretary Saturday.According to an official release, Mathur has a rich and varied experience in public

  • tatra sipox seeks govt s sanction to file case against army

    Tatra Sipox Seeks Govt's Sanction To File Case Against Army Chief

    India | March 30, 2012 22:42 IST

    Bangalore, Mar 30: Tatra Sipox (U.K.) Ltd, the company whose Tatra off-road vehicles are extensively used by the Army and is now in the eye of a storm over alleged bribery allegations, has written to

  • army chief meets def secy govt says moving sc unhealthy

    Army Chief Meets Def Secy; Govt Says Moving SC Unhealthy

    India | January 18, 2012 21:11 IST

    New Delhi, Jan 18: Amid the face-off over the age issue, Army Chief Gen V K Singh today met Defence Secretary Shashikant Sharma even as the government expressed unhappiness over the “unhealthy precedent” set by

  • army chief age row antony meets pm defence secretary called

    Army Chief Age Row : Antony Meets PM, Defence Secretary Called Back From Malaysia

    India | January 17, 2012 16:55 IST

    New Delhi, Jan 17: With Army Chief Gen V K Singh dragging the government to Supreme Court over his age issue, Defence Minister A K Antony today met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to discuss the

  • defence secretary lodhi sacked in national interest says

    Defence Secretary Lodhi Sacked In National Interest, Says Pak Govt

    World | January 14, 2012 18:19 IST

    Islamabad, Jan 14: The Pakistan government has rejected former Defence Secretary Lt Gen (retired) Khalid Naeem Lodhi's claim that he was sacked on charges of misconduct without being given a hearing, saying he had been

  • pak army govt on head on collision defence secretary sacked

    Pak Army, Govt On Head-On Collision; Defence Secretary Sacked

    World | January 11, 2012 21:29 IST

    Islamabad, Jan 11: A confrontation between the army and the government came to a head in Pakistan today with the powerful army chief warning the Prime Minister's critical remarks against him and the ISI chief

  • us holding outreach talks with taliban gates

    US holding "outreach" talks with Taliban: Gates

    World | June 19, 2011 22:28 IST

    Washington, Jun 19 :  The US has been engaged in “very preliminary” peace talks with the Taliban to find a “political outcome” to end the decade-long war in Afghanistan, Defence Secretary Robert Gates confirmed today.“There's