Latest News for: Defence studies


The government has been making plans for finding aliens

Metro UK 30 May 2024
... Ministry of Defence (MoD) ... ‘I hope the DSIT study will include input from the Ministry of Defence, because while it may be highly classified, the MoD may have information that would be useful to DSIT.

Dance degrees are useless? Don’t take the mickey

The Times/The Sunday Times 30 May 2024
There is no such thing as a Mickey Mouse degree ... In fact, having seen West Ham’s defence, they could have done a lot worse. She studied dance to degree level in Liverpool, because there’s a lot more to it than just hoofing ... .

Swedish military wants to remilitarize the Åland Islands

Free West Media 30 May 2024
The comments by Joakim Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel and teacher of military strategy at the Department of War Studies at the Swedish Defence University in Stockholm, come in the wake of Russia's ...

Laser Directed Energy Weapon (LDEW) System Engineer

The Engineer 29 May 2024
What we're looking for from you.System Design EngineeringInitiate/undertake and drive trade studies and system development activitiesExperience of developing complex systems (ideally in ...

Kyiv claims Paris has agreed to send military instructors

Dawn 28 May 2024
... French Defence Minister Sebastien Lecornu ... France’s defence ministry said the issue was being studied but did not confirm the deployment of instructors ... In a statement, France’s Defence Ministry said.

Zelensky urges allies to use 'all means' to force Russia into peace talks

Guam Pacific Daily News 28 May 2024
Ukraine is calling for US Patriot air defence systems to counter Russian bombardments, arguing that it has only a quarter of the resources it needs ... France's defence ministry said the request was being studied "to understand their exact needs".

Armed Forces staff quit the military over substandard homes - as figures reveal nearly two ...

The Daily Mail 28 May 2024
Matthew Savill, director of military services at defence thinktank RUSI, told the i the state of the homes is 'definitely cropping up as an issue for staff retention' ... Labour's shadow defence secretary John Healey, who commissioned the study, said.

China impels Indo-US defense ties cooperation

Taipei Times 28 May 2024
By Rup narayan das ... Pompeo is a vocal critic of the expansionist tendencies of communist China ... Rup Narayan Das is a former senior fellow of the Monohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi, and a Taiwan Fellow in 2022. .

Kyiv says first French military instructors to travel to Ukraine 'soon'

The Economic Times 27 May 2024
France's defence ministry said the issue is being studied but did ...

No state scholarships for those avoiding conscription

CyprusMail 27 May 2024
... for health reasons (final discharge); or who received a temporary discharge, with permission from the defence minister, in order to study at institutes of higher learning either here or overseas.

Ukraine's Zelenskiy signs bilateral defence deal with Spain

Korea Times 27 May 2024
Spain also vowed to help boost Ukrainian defence industry output and to study joint production opportunities, while the sides agreed to work to solve bottlenecks in defence supply and prevent any ...

Explainer: Top Russian military officials are being arrested. Why is it happening?

RNZ 26 May 2024
Analysis - Last month Russia's deputy defence minister was arrested ... The arrests started shortly before President Vladimir Putin began his fifth term and shuffled his ally, longtime Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, into a new post.

Trust me, wearing sunscreen all year round really DOES cause more harm than good, says ...

The Daily Mail 26 May 2024
Prof Spector, a genetic epidemiologist at King's College London and the founder of the ZOE nutrition app, wrote on X, formerly Twitter, that the study was 'another reason to stop using SPF 50 all year round, which blocks our natural defences'.

Can’t be more attractive scheme, agniveers guaranteed govt jobs: Shah

The Siasat Daily 26 May 2024
New Delhi ... The short-term recruitment scheme will also bring down the average age of armed forces personnel, Shah said, adding a comparative study of defence forces globally would highlight that the average age is very high in India ... Also Read ... .