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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    India outsources chores as servant culture shifts

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:12pm by AFP

    ... a drill in their life. They're so used to having people do it for them," said Travtus founder Tripty Arya. ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Narendra Modi boosts Indian defence spending by 12pc in first budget

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... Agencies in New Delhi India's government raises defence spending by 12pc and targets more foreign investment for weapons industry in bid to close gap on China Military boosted ... will further open the domestic weapons industry to foreign investment to help rebuild the military and narrow the gap with China. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also laid out ambitious deficit-cutting ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian uranium enrichment plant could raise stakes in nuclear arms race

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:57am by Reuters

    ... and fuel in return for a pledge- so far unfulfilled- to bring in US firms to expand India's nuclear power generation capacity. The pact exempts military facilities and stockpiles of nuclear ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Chinese admiral Wu Shengli denied look at Indian frigate's command centre

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 11:34pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... of the PLA Navy and a member of the Central Military Commission, asked to be shown the Combat Information Centre (CIC) of the frigate INS Shivalik, Indian media reported. The CIC is the ship's ... involving 17 ships from eight countries. It is the Shivalik's second visit to China. The Chinese military was given more access to the ship on this occasion than during its first visit ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    1962 Sino-Indian war still stirs bitter controversy

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 08:56pm by AFP

    ... by the Indian military said Delhi's policy of forward deployment in the high mountains had increased the chances of conflict. The Bharatiya Janata Party, the front-runner in elections beginning ... the military into a war it could only lose. The investigation said that in the months leading to the war, Nehru's government ordered the military to patrol and establish posts far ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    Presidential frontrunner Narendra Modi puts China, Pakistan on notice

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:31am by Reuters

    ... of the top buyers worldwide of military hardware, purchasing US$12.7 billion in arms from 2007 to 2011, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, everything from basic military goods to an aircraft carrier. As leader of the economic powerhouse state of Gujarat for more than a decade, Modi has courted investment from China. As prime minister, the advisers said, he ...

  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian soldier in Kashmir kills five sleeping comrades, then himself

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 02:37pm by AFP

    ... as they slept before killing himself in restive Indian Kashmir. The soldier, who was on night duty, walked into the barracks and opened fire at a military camp 20 kilometres north of the region's ... of the submarine during a training exercise. The accident follows a disaster in August last year in which 18 sailors were killed when the submarine INS Sindhurakshak exploded and sank in a military ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Two sailors missing and seven injured in Indian navy accident

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 05:08pm by AFP

    ... comes after 18 naval crew were killed in August last year when the fully-armed Russian-built INS Sindhurakshak exploded in flames and sank in a military shipyard in Mumbai. The disaster ... 14 submarines, but only between seven and nine are operational at any one time because of regular repair and refitting. Russia is still the biggest military supplier to India, but relations ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    India drops anti-piracy charges against Italian marines

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:35pm by Reuters

    ... The sailors, part of a military security team protecting a privately-owned cargo ship, say they mistook the fishermen for pirates and fired warning shots into the water during the incident in February ...

  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian police kill seven Maoist rebels

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:37pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and eastern India. Critics believe military action is not enough to stem the unrest, saying the real solution is better governance and development. ...




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