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Zimbabwe ex-army chief who helped oust Mugabe sworn in as VP

Zimbabwes former army commander, who led a military takeover that helped end Robert Mugabes 37-year rule, was on Thursday sworn in as one of the countrys two vice presidents. General Constantino Chiwenga (61) took the oath of office in Harare, pledging to be ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

Group calls for Indonesian forces to stop virginity tests

An international human rights group says Indonesia's military and police continue to perform abusive virginity tests on female recruits three years after the World Health Organisation declared they had no scientific validity.Human Rights Watch said today that ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Myanmar Army's admission is 'tip of the iceberg'

[United Kingdom], Jan 11 (ANI): In response to the Myanmar's military's admission of killing Rohingya Muslims, Amnesty International said that the confession is just the tip of the ice berg. "This grisly admission is a sharp departure from the army's policy ...
 Sify6 days ago

Netanyahu bats for closer Indo-Israel ties, says 'radical Islam can upset international system'

The threat of radical Islam and its terrorist offshoots can "upset" the international system, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today, batting for stronger ties between India and Israel to overcome the challenge. Addressing the inaugural session ...
 DNA1 day ago Radical Islam can 'upset' international system, says Netanyahu  Rediff.com1 day ago

Pakistan/India: How politicians from across the border wine and dine for mutual interests

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stands with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at an event marking the Hindu festival Dussehra in New Delhi. Images: AP At a moment when the Gujarat assembly election was the talk of the town, the timing of a meeting between ...
 Sify3 weeks ago

UN war crimes court unveils last verdict in Bosnian Croat

Six former Bosnian Croat political and military leaders will today learn their fate as UN judges hand down their final verdict for war crimes committed during the bloody break-up of Yugoslavia.The appeals judgement in the case of Jadranko Prlic and five ...
 Business Standard1 month ago 'Butcher of Bosnia' faces historic war crimes verdict  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Argentina navy chief sacked over sub tragedy

Argentina dismissed its naval chief today, a month after a submarine went missing with 44 crew members on board, a military official said.The Defense Ministry requested Admiral Marcelo Srur's removal during an ongoing investigation into the sub's ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Interview: Give us time, EU pleads on 'historic' defence pact

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - To critics who say the EU's new defence pact is little more than an alphabet soup of extra bureaucracy for Brussels, EU officials have their riposte: give us time before you judge us. European Union leaders will on ...
 Sify1 month ago

Now, Pak rejects plea for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav at ICJ

Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India's plea for consular access to death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav at the International Court of Justice, claiming that New Delhi wants the access to get the information gathered by its "spy". In its counter-memorial submitted to the ICJ, Pakistan said the provision of such an access under the Vienna Convention is only for legitimate visitors and not for spies, the Express Tribune reported.   Pakistan said that Jadhav is not an ordinary person as he had ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago At ICJ, Pak rejects India's plea for consular access to Jadhav  Deccan Herald1 month ago

How India must counter the Chinese threat

'The military aim in a future conflict, if it can't be avoided, should be to cause maximum damage to the adversary's war waging capability and capture limited amount of territory as a bargaining counter,' says Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd). The foremost challenge for India to ensure peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific will be to manage the rise of a militarily assertive China that is seeking to achieve a 'favourable strategic posture'. Having come close to completing its four ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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