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'Atmanirbharta' should not compromise national defence: Air Force vice chief

Madhyamam 19 Jul 2024
... not compromise the nation's defence. Addressing a seminar organized by the Centre for Air Power Studies (CAPS) in New Delhi, Air Marshal Singh asserted that the defence of the nation is paramount.

Asteroid bigger than the Eiffel Tower will skim Earth ten times closer than the Moon

Metro UK 19 Jul 2024
Experts hope to gain new insights into the 99942 Apophis, as part of a strategy to bolster our defences against other space rocks (Picture ... Richard Moissl, the head of ESA’s Planetary Defence Office said.

Captain Brijesh Thapa cremated in Darjeeling with military honours

Hindustan Times 19 Jul 2024
Kolkata ... (Twitter/@trishakticorps) ... Capt Thapa joined the army in 2019 after clearing the Combined Defence Service examination in 2018. He studied engineering before joining the army. He was a third general soldier ... Explore now! See more ... ....

Bangladesh internet goes dark as widening protests kill 39

Toronto Sun 19 Jul 2024
Story continues below ... THIS CONTENT IS RESERVED FOR SUBSCRIBERS ONLY ... View more offers ... “Situation in Bangladesh is fragile and worsening,” said Dr Smruti Pattanaik, senior fellow at the New Delhi-based Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies ... .

Review: Rethinking Untouchability by Jesús F Cháirez-Garza

Hindustan Times 19 Jul 2024
He supported the formation of Pakistan ... (HT Photo) ... A tall defence of the leader’s praxis and a study of his political thought until India’s independence, it presents an incisive reading of his original work and other substantive secondary literature.

Autoantibodies can be behind lifelong risk of viral infections: Study

Hindustan Times 18 Jul 2024
A new study shows that about two per cent of the population develop autoantibodies against type 1 interferons, mostly later in life ... The study, conducted by University of Zurich (UZH) researchers ...

Putin has realised just how vulnerable he is

AOL 18 Jul 2024
All this has forced Moscow’s military command, to quote the Institute for the Study of War think tank in Washington, “to prioritise limited air defence assets to cover what it deems high-value targets”.

Ukraine war briefing: Germany to halve military aid to Kyiv, draft budget reportedly shows

The Guardian 18 Jul 2024
We’ll fight on regardless of Washington support, says Ukrainian defence minister; US jails Russian military parts smuggler ... Ukraine’s defence minister said it would find a way to battle Russia’s invading forces even if Donald Trump won a second term .

Ship-shape: Local firm wins $30M contract to install made-in-Ottawa tech on navy’s new destroyers

Ottawa Business Journal 18 Jul 2024
Meanwhile, Wagner, who is Rolly’s daughter, has become a key member of the executive team after first joining the organization as a summer student while studying mechanical engineering at Queen’s University in the 1990s.

Canadians worry a U.S. company may be emitting toxic gas into their air

Sandhills Express 17 Jul 2024
Karen Wirsig, a senior program manager at Environmental Defence, told CBS News that while the organization had not studied Sterigenics’ work specifically, its research on another industrial facility ...

Multiuse naval base at Mari ‘a priority’

CyprusMail 17 Jul 2024
A priority of Cyprus is to create a multiuse naval base in Mari, Defence Minister Vasilis Palmas said on Monday, announcing a technical study on the project is expected to be ...

Doda terror attack: Not everyone lucky enough to serve nation, say soldiers’ families

Hindustan Times 17 Jul 2024
Originally a resident of Bada Ging near Lebong in Darjeeling, Captain Thapa, who studied BTech as a student, joined the army in 2019 after clearing the Combined Defence Services examination.

Sanctioned Russian software firm Kaspersky to quit US

Dawn 17 Jul 2024
MOSCOW ... Washington has justified the rulings over Kaspersky’s alleged links to the Russian government, which the company strongly denies ... Kaspersky studied at a KGB academy and then worked for the defence ministry ... Published in Dawn, July 17th, 2024. .

Academy for Strategic and Defence Studies celebrates the passing out of 11th batch of military, ...

Times of Oman 16 Jul 2024
Muscat. The Academy for Strategic and Defence Studies yesterday celebrated the passing out of the 11th batch that comprised senior officers from the ....

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