Gujarat gets new NSG hub; 5th in the country; A crack team of counter-terror NSG commandos has been permanently based at its newest hub in Gujarat by the central government.
Web portal to Donate Money to Martyred Jawans launched by Govt; Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, about three months back, conceived an idea for general public to donate money to the families of the martyrs of central paramilitary forces who get killed in the line of duty in Naxal affected areas, Jammu and Kashmir and other parts of the country.
Srinagar by-poll violence: 6 killed, scores injured in clashes with BSF; Six people were killed and several injured when security forces opened fire on a stone-pelting mob that stormed a polling station in Budgam district in the Lok Sabha constituency today.
Mixed signals for China, India from Russia’s S-400 in Syria; Aside from all sorts of political considerations, Chinese and Indian strategic planners will have to assess carefully the strict military dimension of the missile strike that the United States launched against a government-controlled airbase in Syria early on Friday.
Pakistan tries to boost exports to China by selling Donkeys for $9.5 million; Pakistan is planning to sell donkeys to China after an investment of Rs 1 billion in its ‘Donkey Development Programme’, in a bid to attract Chinese investors in the northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.
Panel on Indo-Russian Stealth Fighter gets an extension; A high-power, five-member committee is closely examining the multi-billion dollar programme for the joint development of the Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) with Russia. The committee will submit its report by May 15, a senior official told The Hindu.
India Looking for Substantial Make in India Content in T 90 Tanks; Discussions have been held for some time in both the countries, the last round on March 18-19 in New Delhi. India is looking at 464 MBTs in addition to some 850 the Indian Army already operates.