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Obama signs defence bill; boosts security co-op with India

Obama signs defence bill; boosts security coop with India

US President Barack Obama has signed the National Defence Authorisation Act 2017, which asks US Defence Secretary and Secretary of State to take necessary steps to recognise India as America's major defence partner. The Act, asks the US administration to ... News on Air, 2 months ago
Obama signs $618bn def bill; boosts security coop with India The Financial Chronicle, 2 months ago

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Congress clears decks for India to become key defence partner

The US Congress has cleared the decks for India to become a "major defence partner", with the Senate passing the 2017 National Defence Authorisation Act (NDAA) - the USD 618 billion American defence budget for 2017 - by 92 to 7 votes. NDAA 2017, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Legislation providing for India's recognition as major defence partner clears Congress  Prokerala2 months ago With Senate passing bill, India to become key defence partner of U.S.  The Hindu2 months ago Cong clears decks for India to become key defence partner  State Times2 months ago

Vice Admiral Harward rejects offer to be Trump's new national security adviser

Robert S Harward, the retired vice admiral and former Navy SEAL who was United States President Donald Trump’s top choice as national security adviser, has turned down the post. “This job requires 24 hours a day, seven days a week focus and commitment to do it right. I currently could not make that commitment,” the New York Times quoted Harward as saying. He added that he had "the opportunity to address financial and family issues that would have been challenging in this ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Trump's pick to replace Michael Flynn turns down post  Sify1 week ago

Pentagon to seek Iraqi reprieve from travel ban

The Defence Department has pledged to lobby for US entry of Iraqis who supported the American military after President Donald Trump barred nationals from Iraq and six other countries with Muslim majorities. The Pentagon is working on a list of names of Iraqis ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Power ministry says it cleared bills before getting Rijiju's letter

Springing to the defence of Union minister Kiren Rijiju, Power Minister Piyush Goyal's ministry on Tuesday said payments to a contractor of power plant in Arunachal Pradesh were released even before the minister forwarded a representation for the same. Dubbing allegation of Rijiju using his influence to clear bills as ‘unsubstantiated, false and baseless’, the ministry said the vigilance officer S C Verma, who alleged corruption in the construction of two dams for NEEPCO’s 600 ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

US Congress conditions 400 ml of USD 900 ml aid to Pak

In a significant move, the US Congress has said that USD 400 million in aid to Pakistan cannot be released unless the defence secretary certifies that Islamabad is "taking demonstrable" steps against the Haqqani network, which is accused of targeting American ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago US Congress conditions $400 million of $900 million aid to Pakistan  Zee News2 months ago US Congress seeks to condition portion of Pak funding  Deccan Herald2 months ago

US defence bill pledges $900 million to Pakistan for economic assistance

The US House of Representative has passed a defence bill that pledges US $900 million in economic and other assistance to Pakistan, a significant portion of which is dependent of a Pentagon certification that the country is taking demonstrable steps against ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago US defence bill pledges USD 900m to Pakistan  Deccan Herald2 months ago

U.S. for closer defence ties with India

Strategic Development, General Atomics, manufacturers of unmanned aerial vehicles. | Photo Credit: V.V. Krishnan
 The Hindu2 months ago

High on handshake optimism

India and the US defence ties are on a roll. While the bonding between prime minister Narendra Modi and US president Barack Obama made headlines, what went unnoticed was the growing interactions between US defence secretary Ashton Carter and his Indian ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago

Beware India's enemies! 'IAF is expanding at a rapid pace'

'Modernisation will bolster our capabilities to counter military challenges in the future.'Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa speaks to Editor-in-Chief Nitin Gokhale. IMAGE: Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa before his solo MiG-21 flight, January 13, 2017. It is rare for an air chief to fly solo and the flight highlighted the air chief marshal's courage and impressive flying skills. The biennial Aero India Show 2017 will begin at Bengaluru on Tuesday, February 14. The Indian Air Force is ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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